The Scientific and Technical Advisory board comprised of international experts supports 52°North in strategic decisions concerning its research agenda, relevant methods and technologies. It annually assesses the company’s and the Network’s activities and reports on this to the shareholders assembly.
Current board members
Dr. ir. Rolf A. de By
Associate Professor at the Department of Geo-information Processing, the Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation and the UT-I-ITC-STAMP, ITC, University of Twente, The Netherlands
Prof. Dr. Antonio Krüger
Chief Executive Officer, Technical and Scientific Managing Director & Head of the Research Department Cognitive Assistants at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) Saabrücken, Germany
Dr. Dawn Wright
Chief Scientist of Esri Inc, Redlands, California and Full Professor of Geography & Oceanography at Oregon State University College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Corvallis, Oregon, USA