Head of department new member of the Committee for Strategic Research
By Marie Louise Bank and Anne Amalie Rosenberg Holm
The Board of InnovationsFonden has appointed Susana Borrás, Professor and Head of the Department of Business and Politics, member of the Committee for Strategic Research.
InnovationsFonden Denmark - established 1. April 2014- is a merger of the Danish Council of Strategic Research, the Danish National Advanced Technology Foundation and the Danish Council for Technology. This is considered the largest reform of the Danish research and innovation system in the past 20 years.
Susana Borrás will become one of nine members of the Committee for Strategic Research, which includes members from ActiFoods, Chr. Hansen, DHI, University of Copenhagen and the Technical University of Denmark. The committee will act as advisors and Claus Hviid, CEO of Dong Energy, Group R&D, is chairman.