Vision & mission

Research's vision and mission is in line with the Philips vision and mission, and outlines what we stand for, and our ambition to help Philips become a global leader in Health and well-being.

Our vision

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 improve the quality of people's lives through technology-enabled meaningful innovations - as co-creator and strategic partner for the Philips businesses and complementary open innovation ecosystem participants. 


Our mission

Improving people's lives through meaningful innovation. 


The impact of innovation

Today, Philips is a diversified health and well-being company. This diversity is also reflected in our organization, and allows us to address the challenges and needs of people in a unique way. We touch so many aspects of people’s lives that the true impact of our innovations is in the combination of our solutions.

They support people throughout their entire life, whether they are our solutions for baby and even prenatal care or imaging systems that improve healthcare. By bringing together experts from different disciplines, including experiences from across the broad innovation portfolio of Philips, and working together with other companies, we believe that our innovations can really make a difference to people and empower
people to improve life.