Background and motivation

Local needs at TU Delft and beyond

We have slowly build a community at TU Delft interested in open science and open hardware. But we have also found that other universities in the Netherlands and Europe are also doing the same. These groups are pioneers in their own institutions, but together can become very influencing and impactful.

We have found that the lessons and workshops are not Delft specific. This is why we have started open hardware academy!

1st hand Inspiration and experience

We are inspired by a whole range of initiatives and ideas. Some from first hand experiences which includes: