VTT - Technical Research Centre of Finland

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is a government organisation established by law and operating under the auspices of the Finnish Ministry of Employment and the Economy. VTT is a multi-technology contract research organisation providing high-end technology solutions and innovation services. From its wide knowledge base, VTT can combine different technologies, create new innovations and a wide range of world-class technologies and applied research services, thus improving its clients’ competitiveness and competence. VTT Group is the largest public applied research activity in Finland and third biggest in Europe with a staff of 2900 and turnover 280 M€. In the past 20 years, VTT has participated in more than 1000 European R&D Framework Programme projects, within various thematic programmes, among others eIMPACT, PReVAL (leader), CODIA, INTERSAFE-2, TeleFOT (coordinator), DRIVE C2X, 2DECIDE, 2-BE-SAFE,

Role in the project:

VTT will act as coordinator of the project, and will lead WP4. VTT will provide its expertise on safety impact assessment, HMI evaluation and design, and use of mobile network and cooperative communications in the project. VTT will also bring in its expertise on VRU safety research and lead task T6.1 on policy recommendations. For the technical assessment of network communications, VTT will lead T4.3 on communications with VRUs and bring in the QoSmet tool, developed for measuring QoS of mobile network solutions. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is a government organisation established by law and operating under the auspices of the Finnish Ministry of Employment and the Economy. VTT is a multi-technology contract research organisation providing high-end technology solutions and innovation services. From its wide knowledge base, VTT can combine different technologies, create new innovations and a wide range of world-class technologies and applied research services, thus improving its clients’ competitiveness and competence. VTT Group is the largest public applied research activity in Finland and third biggest in Europe with a staff of 2900 and turnover 280 M€. In the past 20 years, VTT has participated in more than 1000 European R&D Framework Programme projects, within various thematic programmes, among others eIMPACT, PReVAL (leader), CODIA, INTERSAFE-2, TeleFOT (coordinator), DRIVE C2X, 2DECIDE, 2-BE-SAFE,