Center for Defence, Space & Security (CenSec)
Center for Sikkerhedsindustrien i Danmark (CenSec)
CenSec is the prime Danish cluster for small and medium-sized enterprises specializing in high tech industries like defence, homeland security, space, aerospace, railway and maritime.
Censec has approximately 150 members consisting of companies with cutting edge skills in advanced manufacturing, electronic and software development. Among our members you will also find leading Danish universities and knowledge institutions. CenSec works with prime contractors, system integrators, Ministry of Defense procurement, logistic and repair agencies etc. to identify, develop and recommend appropriate supplier and sub-contractor capability.
CenSec was founded in 2004 and established in 2007 as an industrial cluster. In 2018, CenSec was approved by the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science to also become a national Innovation Network for Security (Inno-Sec).
In October 2020, CenSec was appointed by the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science to be the national Danish cluster for defence, space and security in the 4 year period from 2021-2024.
• To develop business networks among small and medium-sized sub-suppliers to the defence, security and space industry and other high-tech industries.
• To offer assistance to business members to improve market knowledge, competencies and education enabling them to participate in business networks, and creating business opportunities and innovation.
• Towards 2025, CenSec will continue to expand our position as one of the best and most recognised cluster and network organisation in Denmark and Europe offering business networks which will create visible, measurable and sustained results for business members.
• Towards 2025, CenSec will continue to retain and expand cooperation with the most significant defence, space and security players both in Denmark and abroad, with a primary focus on Europe, with the aim of retaining our status as one of the best and most recognised cluster in Denmark and Europe.
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