Several Danish universities work with drones, of which three Danish universities have established specific drone centers: SDU UAS Center, AAU Drone Research Lab and DTU Space Drone Center. These centers support and coordinate subject-institutions’ different activities within development, adjustment and application of drone technology and work as contact points for external relations with authorities and companies.
Advanced Technology Group
Advanced Technology Group (The GTS Institutes) that among other thing supports SME’s innovation activities by offering test facilities, counselling and FoU-cooperation, has particularly focused on drone technology since 2013. The development of drone related outputs for Danish companies and the preparation of number mappings on areas has been a part of Ministry of Higher Education and Science’s three-year-old contacts with The Danish Technological Institute for respectively 2013-2015 and 2016-2018.
The overview presents innovation networks that are supported by the Ministry of Education and Research and plays an active role in drone projects in Denmark.