DANRO – The Danish Research Office in Brussels

DANRO (The Danish EU Research Liaison Office) represents Danish research interests within the European Union. The purpose of DANRO is to promote and increase Danish participation in the EU framework programme for research and Innovation Horizon 2020.

With our office located in the heart of the European Quarter in Brussels, we are participating in European networks that promote research interests and we collaborate with partners to promote Danish research and research policy.

Furthermore, we are in close dialogue with decision makers and officials and we have contact to other key actors and stakeholders in Brussels. DANRO’s staff is a part of the Danish Horizon 2020 programme Committee delegations.

> About Horizon 2020

Our primary external clients are Danish universities, companies and other public institutions. DANRO was established in 2006 by and is today an integrated part of Agency for Science and Higher Education in the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science.

The primary tasks of DANRO include:

  • Information gathering and dissemination
  • Maintain and develop good relations with EU institutions
  • Arranging visits and meetings in Brussels for Danish stakeholders (including Danish researchers, organisations and institutions) and informing about the possibilities within Horizon 2020
  • Collaborate with national and international offices which share DANRO’s priorities
  • Support Danish researchers and research oriented organisations.

The International Network IGLO

DANRO is member of IGLO (Informal Group of R&D Liaison Offices). IGLO is an informal association of Brussels-based non-profit R&D Liaison Offices. The aim of IGLO is to facilitate and enhance interaction, information exchange and co-operation between members of IGLO. IGLO consists of more than twenty national offices in Brussels who all works with the European Framework Programme Horizon 2020

> About IGLO 

CONTACT

DANRO
The Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science
Agency for Science and Higher Education
Rue du Trône 98
1050 Brussels
Fax: +32 - 2213 41 69

Jakob Just Madsen
Head of office
Direct phone: +32 - 2213 4164
Secretariat: +32 - 2213 4166
Direct e-mail: jjm@ufm.dk

last modified Jul 02, 2019