Since 2002, current position; develops, tests and implements new concepts; leads Danish government's mandate to advance humanist tenets of Danish design, Frequent panellist and theme-setter, Annual Meeting, World Economic Forum. 2010, Member of the Board: Lauritzen Fonden, a Danish shipping foundation; Sport Event Denmark, seeking to attract major sports events. Member, International Advisory Board, Hong Kong Design Centre. 2006, honorary doctorate, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California. Recipient of Design Leadership Award, Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, Hong Kong government and Hong Kong Design Centre (2009).