PhenoRob is one of six clusters of excellence at the University of Bonn and is carried out together with the Jülich Research Centre. Cooperation partners at national level are the Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF), the Institute for Sugar Beet Research and Fraunhofer IAIS. The project started on 1 January 2019 and will run until the end of 2025, with funding possible for a further seven years. The clusters of excellence are part of the excellence strategy of the federal and state governments. PhenoRob is led by two spokespersons, Prof. Dr. Cyrill Stachniss and Prof. Dr. Heiner Kuhlmann.