Daniel Karpantschof until January 2017 served on the White House’ and US Department of State’ Council of Experts for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit. He is currently building Copenhagen Industries, an arms manufacturer for special effects production.
Karpantschof has guest lectured at the Danish School of Design, New York University, the Chaos Pilots, Copenhagen Business College, Pratt School of Design and was declared part of Denmark’s “New Creative Elite” by leading Scandinavian think-tank, Monday Morning (2014).
He served as Danish representative to UNESCO and the UN World Summits on Information Society, on private and public boards, including the Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies, Danish Evaluation Institute, the urban development project Copenhagen – The Thinking City as well as the National Council on European Policies and the National Board of Education.
In 2011, after two years in DC, he achieved his childhood dream and moved to New York, where he joined The Economist Group’ Ideas Lab, an internal media innovation team, rethinking The Economist’ audience, community and global readership.
This puppy has been featured in The New York Observer, Børsen, Mandag Morgen, TV2, DR, Berlingske Tidende, Information, Pleasure, Rainmaker TV and various blogs and new “media”.