Bjørn Bedsted

International Director

+45 30 78 51 71


Mr. Bjørn BEDSTED, male, MA Social Anthropology, is Acting Director of DBT and has led numerous technology assessment and public engagement projects in various technology and policy fields. He is an expert in responsible research and innovation, public engagement, and citizen participation and was the global coordinator of the World Wide Views projects (global citizen consultations). He has participated in several FP7 and H2020 projects and is currently involved in CONNECT, RRI Leaders, and Robotics4EU. He was recently involved in the design and implementation of the Danish Climate Assembly, the Conference on the Future of Europe and the Global Assembly (on climate). He is member of the Management Committee for the Knowledge Network on Climate Assembly (KNOCA), for which DBT is the Convenor.