Wow Shaping Society is all about knowledge sharing. Working together with partners in the fields of built environment and logistics along 8 areas of expertise.
Innovate to keep cities and places accessible for everybody. Designing attractive, safe and liveable places. Tackling logistic challenges caused by modern trends and developments.
Together we work on the exchange of knowledge and skills between industry, government, society and education. By doing so, we aim for state of the art education in order to deliver top students to our industry.
Browse through the areas of expertise and projects or visit the NHTV or Shaping Society websites, linked below:
Cooperation between Rijkswaterstaat en Breda University confirmedOktober 01, 2018
Maarten van Rijn nominated as Logsitcs Guru 2018September 27, 2018
BUas launches Cycle Highway Life Cycle videoSeptember 05, 2018
Manual Bike Guerilla availableJuni 19, 2018
NHTV cycling signboard new national standard?April 10, 2018
NHTV signs cooperation agreement with Vereniniging DeltametropoolMaart 15, 2018
Logistics Management in OmanMaart 06, 2018
NHTV signs cooperation agreement with VialisFebruari 09, 2018
15-03-2018 - Masterclass Electric TransportationJanuari 08, 2018
Community event logistic talent programmeNovember 30, 2017
Professorship Urban Intelligence finalist in World Smart City Award 2017November 17, 2017
Cycle simulator at the Day of SustainabilityOktober 10, 2017
NHTV talent development programme in mobilityOktober 03, 2017
CycleSpex at CIVITAS conference 2017Oktober 02, 2017
Cycle innovations in Noord-BrabantSeptember 22, 2017
Logistic knowledge institute connects education and businessSeptember 20, 2017
Jan Willem Proper: Logistics needs to connect West-BrabantSeptember 14, 2017
Blokko, Serious Gaming in logisticsSeptember 13, 2017
Cycle Spex and Cycle Print in Brabant MagazineSeptember 04, 2017
Samsung and NHTV start Minor Supply ChainSeptember 04, 2017
A ‘sneak preview’ on cycle projectsAugustus 24, 2017
Smart & Healthy City specialJuni 13, 2017
Customers, suppliers, factories… LEGO all over the place! A couple of weeks ago Maarten van Rijn and Bram Havekes supported the first round of the Serious Logistics Game ‘BLOKKO’ for Middle East College in Muscat, Oman, as part of our Partner Program.
This portal answers today's 100 most important questions on mobility management and functions as a source of knowledge for everything you want to want to know about mobility management.
Transformation of neighbourhoods in a child-friendly way to increase the quality of life for all citizens.
How accurate, reliable and applicable are current in-car data sources for the transition to an autonomous fleet? The partners of the VIA NOVA project explore which data sources are available to be used in current user-cases and determine its quality for the use in future user-cases.
Multiple studies, including a VR-study were conducted during 2017. Different objective and subjective perspectives on the experience of underpasses for cyclists within an urban context are analyzed and visualized. This resulted in the title for the whole study “tunnel vision”.
Students were able to use data from the industry and reported on event layouts, crowd management and risk analysis.
Cycle Policy Renewal and INnovation by means of tracking Technology enables more customer friendly cycle policy
In May 2018, Piet Berkers has been a guest lecturer at the Netherlands Maritime Institute of Technology (NMIT), based in Johor Bahru (Malaysia). It is part of an exchange program between NHTV and NMIT to interest students, after completing their Diploma at NMIT, to spend one year in Breda to get a Bachelor Degree.
The Control Tower project at NHTV (Breda University of Applied Sciences) is finished. A whole new course has been designed, including the creation of a learning management system, the development and use of serious games and improved interaction via webblogs on Wordpress. Do you want to know more, read further ...
BUas is member of the Y4PT (Youth for Public Transport) network. Y4PT's aim is to promote the active participation of young professionals on transport and mobility issues at all levels. Y4PT connects cities, public transport organizations, professionals and a broad network of young professionals with different expertise from all over world.
On a yearly basis the four best students of the minor 'Retrofitting the sprawled city' leave to our partner city Calgary to rethink the car oriented grid structure of the city under supervision of lecturer Paul van de Coevering or Ineke Spape. Each year the group of students take on a different challenge related to rethinking Calgary!
Collaborate and share knowledge in an innovative way was put central in the ambitions of the FreshBrains week in Eindhoven. Students in Mobility from both BUas as well as Hasselt University challenged themselves with topics on ‘urbanism and pedestrians’. They presented their result for the commissioning party the city of Eindhoven.
NHTV is member of the Y4PT (Youth for Public Transport) network. Y4PT's aim is to promote the active participation of young professionals on transport and mobility issues at all levels. Y4PT connects cities, public transport organisations, professionals and a broad network of young professionals with different expertise from all over world.
How to promote a cycling culture into a starting cycling city in Germany? That was the question the German Ministry of Transport asked to BUas's professorship Mobility Management. Fresh First Years Brains went to Germany, together with professor Ineke Spapé, to advice the German City of Kassel on how to improve their city for cyclists!
How to inspire students for their domain of study and how to introduce them to the contemporary challenges cities face worldwide regarding Built Environment or Logistics? Togerther with our partners abroad each educational program of our academy organizes an excursion to a city in the second year. London calling for Spatial Development students!
Gaining experience in a professional context is important during education as well as fun! This GIS-map provides an overview of all intern and graduation positions in the domains of Built Environment and Logistics for the last 5 years.
Our academy operates in a broad network of partners to create an inspiring learning environment for our students. Want to meet them? Head over to our "partners section"