DAVI is a public private partnership. The core group consists of the TU Delft, TNO, the RWD and Connekt. DAVI invites organizations to sign a charter to join the DAVI partnership, aiming to actively contribute to the DAVI objectives. The charter is already signed by Almende, CBR, Fontys, Imtech, National Instruments, NXP, Royal Haskoning DHV, SKF, SWOV, Technolution, Toyota Motor Europe, Trinité, University of Southampton, Vislab and V-tron.

Activities for partners

Partner meetings: yearly partner meeting for setting the agenda of DAVI
Specific meetings on new developments: for 2016 groups have been defined on for instance ethics, impact on insurance and deployment
Demonstrations: new development of demonstrations.
Information point and communication: point of information for partners for automated driving. Point of contact for press questions. Communication possibilities through davi.connekt.nl


Industrial parties and research organisations can work together with DAVI and become partner. DAVI is in particular open to parties involved in automation of vehicles driving on public roads. Partners are invited to align existing and new projects in DAVI, possibly cooperating with DAVI partners, and sharing technology. More information? Or a request can be send to R.Happee@tudelft.nl.

Core group

The TU Delft is project leader and investigates the human factors and traffic management and robotics.|





TNO develops and tests systems for automated driving including applied research.


As a network organisation Connekt brings public and private parties together to implement automated driving on the Dutch roads.





AutomotiveNL seeks to boost the Dutch automotive industry through national and international promotion and representation at OEMs and automotive suppliers, umbrella and cluster organizations, as well as the public sector.

Charter partners

Fontys Hanzehogeschool Groningen Imtech Mapscape
NXP SKF SWOV Technolution
Toyota Trinite TRL University of Groningen
University of Leeds Vislab  DHV logo cbrlogo_rgb
southampton national instruments TASS-international-logo
AND_1-pms rwth_pem_bild_rgb cyclomedia logo vanberlo

Elaborated research and more information on challanges and developments can be found in the white paper.