Articles tagged with 'Innovation' | KPN B.V.

KPN B.V. - Archive (Innovation)

2022
29
June
2022
| 14:56 Europe/Amsterdam
As of 9 July, the KNVB Campus in Zeist will be home to Camping van Oranje. KNVB, KPN and Albert Heijn will transform the heart of Dutch football into a real campsite where 600 young Oranje fans and their parents can come and camp for each of the Dutc...
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17
June
2022
| 16:07 Europe/Amsterdam
A group of disabled entrepreneurs attended the ‘Startup Kickstart’ event organized by the Bart de Graaff Foundation, Onbeperkt aan de Slag, and KPN Liaison, during the Support fair in the Utrecht Jaarbeurs on 16 June. They are joining forces to make ...
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28
April
2022
| 11:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Six leading telecom operators, including KPN, are partnering in Alaian, an alliance that was founded to interconnect the various open innovation ecosystems of those operators.In Alaian, Bouygues Telecom, Cellnex, MTN, Telefónica, WINDTRE and KPN are ...
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29
March
2022
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
It is still somewhat hard to imagine, a sky full of drones. Amsterdam Drone Week, which starts today and which KPN is attending as a partner, focuses on just that. Jacob Groote, responsible for Innovation & Partnerships at KPN, is convinced that comm...
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18
March
2022
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN Health has acquired digital data exchange service “DVZA for VVT institutions” from Open HealthHub. The service is used to exchange patient information between nursing homes, rest homes and home care institutions. The acquisition is in line with K...
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25
February
2022
| 11:41 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN is ready for the launch of Viaplay and is offering customers an extra opportunity to watch Formula 1. As of March, the LIVE Grand Prix races on Viaplay can also be viewed on Viaplay Xtra via KPN TV channel 225. This gives KPN customers with a Via...
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16
February
2022
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
From today, KPN’s well-known SuperWiFi points have a new color. The white points have become black. They are made from recycled plastic and, in their black finish, they are more environmentally friendly to produce and easier to recycle. KPN customers...
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03
February
2022
| 10:06 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN Ventures has invested in two promising startups that are making a further advance in digital security and hybrid working. Both hybrid workspace provider Lendis and digital security firm Censornet recently obtained capital from KPN’s investment fu...
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01
February
2022
| 09:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Simyo is no longer just a provider of Sim Only – as of today, the KPN subsidiary is expanding its product range to include mobile phones. Simyo, which has been declared the best mobile provider by the Dutch Consumers' Association for the 25th time, i...
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10
January
2022
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN is the first in the Netherlands to introduce the ecosim for all its customers. The new SIM card, made from recycled refrigerators, will soon be the standard for all new physical SIM cards. In this new form, the pass that you click the SIM card ou...
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2021
17
December
2021
| 12:30 Europe/Amsterdam
In 2021 KPN has once again been one of the most active companies in terms both of innovation and of entering into valuable partnerships with startups and scaleups. This is the fourth time that KPN has been recognized by the international startup comm...
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16
December
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN subsidiary InSpark was recently awarded the status of Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Service Provider (MSP). This makes InSpark the only Microsoft partner in the Netherlands with this exclusive MSP status that delivers the entire Microsoft cloud ...
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30
September
2021
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The most innovative and impactful partnership between a corporate company and a startup. That is what the CoSta Awards are all about. KPN is proud of this recognition! Together with OPT/NET, a start-up in Artificial Intelligence software, KPN has won...
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28
September
2021
| 14:57 Europe/Amsterdam
For a long time, bike theft has been growing explosively year on year. Stella, AXA, ANWB and KPN are joining forces to tackle this problem on a large scale. Starting today, Stella, the market leader in e-bikes, is making all its e-bikes connected. Wi...
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05
August
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
CO₂ sensors on LoRa in KPN office buildingsThe cabinet recently announced that ventilation is to be added as the fourth anti-COVID measure alongside 1.5-meter social distancing, hand washing, and testing/remaining at home if symptoms occur. It was al...
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09
June
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Scheveningen, 9 June 2021 – Yesterday, a drone was used on the coast at Scheveningen in a drowning detection test. Thanks to 5G connectivity the unmanned aircraft acts as an extra pair of eyes in rescue operations, thereby increasing the chance of su...
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2020
16
December
2020
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
For the third time in a row, KPN has been named Corporate Startup Star, which shows recognition from the startup community for the way in which KPN collaborates with young and innovative European startups and scaleups. KPN has been actively collabora...
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09
October
2020
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
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16
June
2020
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN is one of the participants in the ‘5G Blueprint’ consortium that will conduct research into the technology, organization and business case for remote-controlled logistics and transport in the border region. This project, coordinated by the Minist...
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15
May
2020
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN is setting up a new, public-private research lab, together with the national Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence (ICAI) and the Jheronimus Academy of Data Science (JADS). The KPN Responsible AI Lab will focus on the development of new t...
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24
April
2020
| 10:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, KPN is publishing an updated version of its Technology Book. With updates on topics such as Artificial Intelligence, Quantum computing, and Photonics, KPN is looking 10 years into the future.This third edition of the KPN Technology Book also e...
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23
April
2020
| 15:16 Europe/Amsterdam
More than five thousand of KPN’s corporate customers watched the online broadcast of the event The Digital Dutch goes Digital. Due to the corona crisis, the annual event was replaced by a broadcast from an empty convention hall in Utrecht, in which t...
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27
January
2020
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN Ventures, the venture capital investment arm of KPN, announced today it has participated in the €1.9M investment round of SettleMint, a Blockchain Platform as a Service company.SettleMint, based in Leuven (Belgium), has built a low code and infra...
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2019
12
December
2019
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Koninklijke KPN N.V. (KPN) has agreed to sell its consulting business KPN Consulting B.V. to Cegeka N.V. for an undisclosed consideration. The transaction is in line with KPN’s strategy to accelerate the simplification of the company and focus on a c...
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11
December
2019
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Sensara, supplier of a smart alarm system for elderly care, has raised a new round of investments from existing investors Van Herk Ventures and KPN Ventures. The additional investment of 4.4 million euros in total will be used to accelerate its growt...
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20
November
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN Ventures has invested in the Dutch Security TechFund of TIIN Capital. Earlier this year, regional investment company InnovationQuarter and Municipality of The Hague participated as well in TIIN Capital’s 6th venture capital fund. The Ministry of ...
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29
July
2019
| 14:50 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN Ventures, the venture capital investment arm of KPN, announced today it has participated in the $8M Series A financing round in Minut, a Swedish tech startup that makes the Point smart home alarm. The round was led by KPN Ventures, with participa...
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05
June
2019
| 11:53 Europe/Amsterdam
The innovative invention “GreenFlow for BlueLights” automatically switches traffic lights to green for emergency service vehicles. This was announced by Dynniq and its partner KPN on June 3, 2019 at the ITS European Congress in Eindhoven. In Helmond ...
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14
May
2019
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN Ventures, the venture capital investment arm of KPN, announced today it has participated in the €14.4M investment round of Wirepas, a wireless connectivity platform for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Wirepas, based in Tampere (Finland), ai...
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12
April
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN transfers the activities of IPT Medical Services to telemedical center Ksyos. As part of KPN Health, IPT Medical Services has developed in recent years into a company that provides remote care services to around 750 family doctors. The diagnostic...
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