Philips

Philips

Everything we do at Philips is about making life better for people around the world. How? By creating meaningful innovations that solve a range of healthcare challenges big and small. We are an organization with over 127+ years of history in innovation, breakthrough research and continuous reinvention and entrepreneurship to lead the market. 
We are…

  • A leading health technology company with sales in 2019 of EUR 19.5 billion
  • A multinational workforce of approximately 80,000 employees in more than 100 countries worldwide, headquartered in Amsterdam
  • At Philips Innovation Center Eindhoven 8.500 co-workers with 82 nationalities, work on two sites: at the High Tech Campus and our campus in Best.

"Don't just be a game-changer. Be a life-changer."

At Philips, we strive to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation. Our goal is to improve the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025. We will be the best place to work for people who share our passion. Together, we will deliver superior value for our customers and shareholders.

Understanding and meeting people’s needs

Our starting point is always to understand the specific challenges local people face – whether they be a hospital director, a doctor, a nurse, a patient, a consumer, etc. Having gained these deep insights, we then apply our outstanding innovation capabilities, strong brand, global footprint and talented and engaged people – often in value-adding partnerships – to deliver solutions that meet these needs and make the world healthier and more sustainable.

“Our mission is improving people's lives through meaningful innovation.”

Philips is involved with:

Study program
ICT & Technology - Semester 6

Philips Healthcare provides a company visit in the field of medical software engineering. Philips also shows how a well defined software developmentproces can aide to a high quality in product. Besides that Philips provides for some guestlectures and fulfils the role of product owner in a project. In this project they actively collaborate with the students.

ICT & Software Engineering - Semester 2

Philips Research fulfills the role of client in the group project and provide students with feedback during the project.They provide workshops on their own initiative which is a valuable addition to our education.

English stream
Startsemester

Philips Healthcare provides a company visit for English Stream students to aid them in their choice for their profile choice (2017)

ICT & Software Engineering

A guest lecture by Paul Robert Marcu on Agile working and testing at Philips Healthcare in the context of the ProCp project.

ICT & Technology

A guest lecture by Paul Robert Marcu on Agile working and testing at Philips Healthcare in the context of the ProCp project.

Other Activities

Philips is member of the professional field advice committee for ICT & Technology (Mr. Daan van der Munnik (Philips Healthcare) & Mr. Eric Knapen (Philips Research)) .

Philips provides an external expert for graduation sessions ( Mr. Paul-Robert Marcu, Mr. Bram Jansen, Mr. Roel van Velzen, Mr. Daan van der Munnik) en Mr. Eric Knapen van Philips Research ).

Philips Healthcare has given a workshop during teachersday (nov. 2019).

Philips Healthcare gave a lecture about Transform & Perform during Huge Leap Week 2019.

Review 2019 by Philips

Organization of Cooperation 10
Quality of education 8
Adequate knowledge to students 9
Cooperation last year 10
Average 9.3
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