SURF is the collaborative organisation for IT in Dutch education and research


Driving IT innovation in education and research together

More than 100 education and research institutions in the Netherlands work together in the SURF cooperative to fully utilise the opportunities of digitalisation. Our goal: improved and more flexible education and research.

SURF agenda

  1. 10 — 12 May
    On location & online

    Learn more about the latest mind-blowing opportunities in high performance computing and data technology to speed up your scientific research.

  2. 17 — 20 May
    Online & HvA

    Groene Peper is the largest event on sustainability for the education sector of the future.

  3. 30 Jun — 01 Jul

    On 30 June and 1 July 2022, catch up on current security and privacy issues in education and research. We are the guests of the RUG and the Hanze.


Working at SURF

Working at SURF means working in an innovative organisation that plays an important role in society. Do you wish to set ambitious goals, and continue to develop your personal strengths? Then working at SURF might be just the thing for you.

Employee story of Jasper Distelbrink

"I’ve been working at SURF for years now, and there is never a boring moment. SURF is an organisation that is always evolving, and my job evolves along with it."

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Jasper Distelbrink SURF medewerker 2