- After the event
European Commission, DG Research and Innovation.
Mr. Pedersen has since 1992 been an employee of the European Commission, working in the General Directorate for Research and Innovation as Programme Officer in the Directorate for “Key Enabling Technologies”.
He works on industrial nano-manufacturing related research activities in the “Advanced Materials and Nanotechnologies” unit, with special focus on industrial innovation and upscaling of research.
Previous to joining the EC he gathered 13 years industrial experience in project management, mainly from the heavy industry, machinery, ship and offshore, in Denmark, Norway, Finland and United Kingdom.
Mr. Pedersen holds a degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Aalborg, Denmark.