The project is a collaboration of the Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS), the Center for Mathematics & Informatics (CWI) in Amsterdam and the Honda Research Institute Europe in Offenbach, Germany.

  • Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS) – Leiden, NL. LIACS exists since 1996 and employs about 170 people at the moment. It carries out the research and education in computer science at Leiden University.  LIACS aims at improving the current computer science methods, systems and techniques. For more information about LIACS, see
  • Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) – Amsterdam, NL. CWI is the national research institute for mathematics and computer science in the Netherlands. It focuses on the areas software, information, life sciences, logistics, and energy. For more information about CWI and about its Database Architectures Group see
  • Honda Research Institute Europe (HRI-EU) – Offenbach am Main, DE. The HRI-EU has been founded in 2003 with the mission to conduct fundamental and applied research in intelligent systems. Together with sister institutes in Japan and in the United States, the aim was to explore the future of computer science. For more information about HRI-EU, see