There is a strong relation between SIDstudio and the faculty Built Environment of the Technical University Eindhoven. Arjan Habraken, founder of SIDstudio, is part time employed at the TU/e, teaching on innovative structures with lightweight structures as specialism and doing research on the use of adaptable structures.

The collaboration between the University and SIDstudio is a strengthening combination lifting the creativity towards buildable new innovative designs.
Students are studying ideas of SIDstudio, while the material used to build is being tested in the laboratory.