It is our purpose

To help you improve your research, inspired by scientific and societal challenges.

So together, we respond to the demands of today and prepare for those of tomorrow.

Our mission and vision

About noldus information technology


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This is what makes us unique

We build lasting relationships

Our customer, partner, and employee relationships are at the heart of our business and daily work. We work side by side with you to provide personal services and tailored solutions for your research needs.

We think character counts

Integrity, transparency, and honesty are our guiding principles. We strive to provide elegant solutions and practical advice, upholding our promises. Our clients and employees alike are welcomed into an inclusive, safe working environment.

We cherish creativity

At Noldus, we challenge each other to be curious, discover new possibilities, and stretch our imaginations in order to create and deliver high quality, innovative solutions. Life-long learning is our motto – we continue developing ourselves so we can continue to progress with you.

We contribute responsibly

Our impact is important. Our solutions are high-quality and precise, used on a daily basis to advance the field of behavioral research. Our corporate positions on research ethics (animal testing, face reading), sustainability, information security, and privacy are woven into our culture.

We believe in innovation

We build our organization on innovation. By constantly improving and advancing our technical solutions for measuring behavior. By challenging one another to be ingenious and by being an inventive partner in international research projects that push the boundaries.

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Made to measure research

Trusted by more than 11.000 universities, companies and research institutes

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Why customers use Noldus products

Our global leadership team is proud to be part of a strong and collaborative Noldus culture

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Always near you

Started by one, today we employ over 160 persons.

Meeting you
You can meet us in real life, but also online we will help you the best we can.

19 offices in 10 different countries and 10 distributors worldwide.

Global citizens
Our people come from all over the world, from 20 different countries.

Visiting you
We cherish having personal relationships with customers in over 100 countries.

12 languages spoken.

How to contact us

We are always on the lookout for new talent to join us!

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We employ a fantastic team of more than 160 inquisitive, creative and skilled professionals. Working together, across oceans, we create an innovative and pleasant working environment in which each person is encouraged and supported to reach his or her maximum potential.

Founding of Noldus IT

Commercial launch of The Observer: the first PC-based software package for behavioral coding and analysis

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Worldwide release of Noldus’ first software-based video tracking system: EthoVision

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Measuring Behavior

Noldus organized the first ‘Measuring Behavior’ conference

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USA office

Noldus opened its first USA office in Leesburg, VA

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The introduction of the PhenoTyper product line marked our debut as a hardware manufacturer

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Release of CatWalk: a unique automated gait analysis system

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Release of FaceReader: the most robust software for facial expression analysis

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China office

Noldus opened its first Asia office in Beijing, China

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Release of DanioVision: integrated system for automating experiments with zebrafish larvae

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25 years of Noldus

Celebrating 25 years of Noldus with an anniversary symposium



Lucas Noldus appointed as professor in Behavior, information technology and innovation at Radboud University

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35K scientific publications

Over 35K publications with Noldus' tools. And counting!