Daan is internationally known for creating social designs exploring the relation between people, technology and space. Roosegaarde is a Young Global Leader at the World Economic Forum. His projects, which range from fashion to architecture, are interactive designs where the viewer and the space become one. This connection, established between ideology and technology, results in what Roosegaarde calls 'techno-poetry'. Roosegaarde has won the INDEX Design Award, the World Technology Award, the Charlotte Köhler Award, amongst others. Selected by Forbes and Good 100 as a creative change maker, Daan Roosegaarde has been a frequently invited lecturer at international conferences such as TED and Design Indaba, and a regular TV media guest at De Wereld Draait Door and CNN.