Finished individual projects

The Foundation for the History of Technology also conducts historical research commissioned by business, government institutions, and civil society. Usually, the research output is a (jubilee) book, report or an exhibition. In some cases historical research is used as part of policy studies, for example, to illuminate long term trends and factors that stimulate innovation, in order to estimate the scope for future policymaking. The projects are grouped thematically. Central themes are: the history of Research and Development; the history of computing; transport history;  historical innovations. Most publications of contract research projects are in Dutch. The English publications include: