Daniel Schimmelpfennig | Mini Bio
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Bachelor’s Degree from Amsterdam, the Netherlands ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ in International Business and Management | 2007-2012
Developing business ideas and writing business plans | Research into the strategic behavior, structure and processes that are typical of organizational life | Recognizing cultural differences and adapting oneโ€™s individual style to harmonize with the cultural dimensions of the negotiating partner | Theoretical and practical approach to applying innovation within companies | Instruction in the field of International Finance & European and International Business Law.
Minor in Entrepreneurship
The necessary knowledge and skills in business acumen.
Exchange in Moscow, Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ
Study Program around the theme โ€˜Doing Business in Russiaโ€™.
Internship in Hamburg, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช @ Montblanc
Projects: Asian-Pacific Potential Analysis & Middle East Business Plan

Bachelor Studies in Hagen, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช in Literature Sciences, Philosophy, and History | 2011-2013
Text analysis and reflection of complex conceptualizations of causal relations like intercultural understanding or conflicts | Historic contextualization and realization of culture, concerning ideas in societies and economies like Migration and Globalization | Problem-oriented argumentation.

Master’s Degree from Turku, Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ in Futures Studies | 2013-2016
Building up knowledge and skills in Futures Studies in a visionary and future(s)-oriented way | Generating knowledge of the ways and processes of how individuals and organizations deal with the uncertain future | Conceptualizing reality and events in a multi- disciplinary and systemic way, to analyze local phenomena, social development, and decision-making processes in the light of global change.
Minor in Economic Sociology
The studying of economics and economic phenomena from the perspective of sociology. Understanding the role of social relationships in economy, the markets, and the consumption patterns of individuals.
Minor in Sustainable Development
Challenging companies, organizations and individuals to change their thinking and behavior, while approaching the topic from holistic and multidisciplinary perspective. The aim was to practice team working skills and collaborative expertise in multidisciplinary case-studies.

Bachelor Studies in Frankfurt, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช in Bioinformatics | 2018
Sequence Analysis / Data Mining, Network Analysis / Systems Biology, Structure Analysis / Molecular Modeling, and Neuroprocesses / Computational Neurobiology

Bachelor Studies in Frankfurt, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช in Biochemistry | 2018
Cellular Biochemistry, Structural Biology and Biophysics/Biophysical Chemistry


Tackling Wicked Problems in Turku, Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ (2015)
Gaming the Future in Tapei, Taiwan ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ (2016)
The Future of Education in Firenze, Italy ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น (2017)
Design, Develop, Transform in Brussels and Antwerpen, Belgium ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ช (2017)
Haunted Machines & Wicked Problems @ Impakt Festival in Utrecht, the Netherlands ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ (2017)
Zukunft Deutscher Film in Frankfurt, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช (2018)
Welche Zukunft?! in Berlin, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช (2017) (2018)
German Dev Days in Frankfurt, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช (2018)
Spรผrtechniken in Potsdam, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช (2018)
Making the future in Brussels, Belgium ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ช (2018)
Biointelligenz in Berlin, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช (2018)
Utopie Konferenz @ Leuphana University in Lรผneburg, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช (2018)
Democracy in Europe Movement 2025 Academy in Belgrade, Serbia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ (2018)
Algorithmic Superstructures @ Impakt Festival in Utrecht, the Netherlands ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ (2018)
Post-normal Science as a Movement in Barcelona, Spain ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ (2018)
Disobey in Helsinki, Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ (2019)
Meta Marathon in Dรผsseldorf, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช (2019)
BMBF-Forum International “The Future of Workโ€ in Berlin, Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช (2019)
23rd WFSF World Conference – Uses of the Future in Mexico City, Mexico ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ (2019)


DGAP German Council on Foreign Relations
World Futures Studies Federation

News articles:

Postnormal Sciences | Heise Online


The Future Shock at 50 Project