Decos participating at IFS World Conference 2019

Decos, supplier of digitization solutions to enterprises and provider of breakthroughs in digital governance to government institutions, is participator of the IFS World Conference 2019. Decos is a two-time bronze ...

Customer support for customer success: what we do

News – October 18th 2018. We have been working together with our customers for over thirty years. They help us develop the best software, provide feedback about the support they ...

Getting things done, wherever you are

News – October 15th 2018. With JOIN mobile, Decos enables you to work case-focused wherever you are and whenever you want. The last few months, in close collaboration with our ...

Sharing our expertise during Dutch trade mission to India

News – June 5th 2018. Recently Decos member of the board Bert Hendriks took part in the biggest Dutch trade mission to India ever organized. Prime minister Mark Rutte and four ...

Are we nuts or is it you that’s crazy?

In the movie The Shawshank Redemption the unforgettable character Brooks is released from prison after fifty years. The world in which he is released is scarcely recognizable. He hasn’t changed ...

Why we work standing

Okay, you have to get used to it. It is really different and it’s a little less comfortable too. But my colleague Mark swears by it: he works all day ...

Decos is going all-electric

Anyone who arrives at the parking area in a car with an internal combustion engine (you probably know them as gasoline or diesel powered cars) at our office in Noordwijk, ...

All-electric policy

News – July 5, 2017. Employees of Decos will only be able to choose an all-electric company car from now on. The existing fleet of hybrid, plug-in cars will be ...

Think like a hacker

News – July 18, 2017. Decos is joining forces with security partner Nováccent and is organizing a Capture the Flag, better known as a hackathon. In this way, the JOIN developers are ...

A robot as a new colleague

Social robots are here. You hear about them everywhere, but have you already seen robots in your area? Have you already seen one at other companies or competitors? Or will you ...

Decos attracts attention as a sustainable employer

News – May 31, 2017. Decos was a finalist for the 2017 Crowning Glory at Work prize on Wednesday in Garderen. This honor bestowed by the National Platform for Long-Term Employability ...

Leidschendam-Voorburg begins with robot

News – May 29, 2017. Starting today, a robot will start “training” in the Service Centre of the Municipality of Leidschendam-Voorburg to further improve the service provided to visitors. In a ...

The power of teams

We are always working on innovation at Decos, not only when it comes to our products, but also our organization as a whole. Besides working without paper, we also work ...

No paper at home

“Don’t you have any paper at home either?” is a question I am often asked. Everyone knows that we work fully paperlessly at Decos and that I am a big ...

Unique collaboration between Dutch and Indian pupils

News – February 13, 2017. The world of education is focusing more and more attention on teaching “21st century skills.” But how do schools go about that? The Northgo College in ...

What will you do when robots take over your work?

It seems to me that whenever we hear about robots in the news, the story is always negative. People worry about losing their jobs, but I think that attitude is ...

Citizens and Hollands Kroon keep streets clean with Fixi

News – September 9, 2016. The North Holland municipality of Hollands Kroon has a very unique approach to keeping its municipality clean and in good working order. Citizens can use the ...

Going digital en masse… but why?

Digitization in government often boils down to efficiency – and I think that is a shame. In essence, it is actually something much more tangible than that: it can create ...

Decos strengthens robotics team

News – June 16, 2016. Decos has added new members to its robotics team to give an extra impulse to the activities in this area. The new employees are working on ...

Young people build bridges with future-focused project

The other day I realized once again that a beautiful future awaits our children. This was illustrated by the Dreams Project set up by Decos at two schools. We asked ...

Ample support for concert hall on wheels

We no longer lease polluting cars at our office, but only use electric and hybrid vehicles. Electric and hybrid driving is not only sustainable, it is much more fun, too! ...

Thinking about robotics on Back to the Future day

As I write this blog post it’s Back to the Future day. You can’t escape it; people are talking about it all over social media. Looking at what the movie ...

Oh delicious wave of progress

We live in a magical time. Globalization is bringing people from all over the world closer together and makes solutions available to everybody, in part due to far-reaching digitization. I ...

Use a crowd to solve problems

Technology is a wonderful means with which to involve crowds in public affairs. India is playing a pioneering role in that area. India is showing how technology can be used ...

The value of coworking: rent a place, wherever

While traveling in Estonia, sitting in the lobby of my hotel, I started a conversation with a man who was working with a laptop on his knees. It turned out ...

3 steps to paperless meetings

Most people still use paper to prepare for meetings and take notes. However, apps and special meeting software can help a discussion move forward far more quickly and efficiently. These ...

Paperless Decos now also has paperless toilets

News – June 30, 2014. On Monday, June 16, Decos installed a number of innovative toilets in its futuristic office in Noordwijk. And with that, the very last bit of paper ...