Partners and Organization


University of Southern Denmark (SDU), Aalborg University (AAU), Aarhus University (AU), Technical University of Denmark (DTU) and University of Copenhagen (KU).


Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation by 30 million DKK.

Total budget:

64 million DKK

Project Manager:

Brad Beach, SDU UAS Center

Local Managers:

Development initiative
Daily leader: Brad Beach (SDU)
Partners: SDU

Integration initiative
Daily leader: Anders La Cour-Harbo (AAU)
Partners: Aalborg University

Applications initiative
Daily leader: Signe Normand (AU)
Partners: Aarhus Universitet, University of Copenhagen and DTU

Steering committee members:

    • Kasper Hallenborg (Chairman), Head of Maersk Mc-Kinney Møller Institute, SDU
    • Hans Brix, Head of Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University
    • Kristian Pedersen, Director of DTU Space, Technical University of Denmark
    • Thomas Friborg, Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, University of Copenhagen
    • Børge Lindberg, Head of Department of Electronic Systems, Aalborg University