Philips Research is one of the world's largest corporate research organizations. We develop new technologies and investigate potential growth areas for Philips. Our belief is that every innovation should start with understanding the world around us. To improve the quality of people's lives, we make a point of finding out what drives them, the dilemmas they face, and how we can help them in the best possible way. In line with our Open Innovation strategy, Philips Research works closely with academic and industrial partners on a global scale to address these needs, using the joint innovative power to bring more innovations to the market effectively and faster.