Innovation and Entrepreneurship/Experts
This section connects the users of this portal to the extremely creative educators in the field of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Their contributions on the creative techniques that they have designed and recommend is shared here for educational and non-commercial use. Educators all around the globe are welcome to be a part of this creative group and encouraged to share their creative teaching techniques, recommended readings, favorite educational games etc, in this section.
Dr Peter Kelly edit
Senior Lecturer, School of Science, Aalto University MBA (University of Notre Dame USA), PhD (London Business School UK)
Peter Kelly is an award winning entrepreneurship educator and practitioner. He obtained is PhD in Entrepreneurship from London Business School (UK) and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame (USA). Over the past 15 years, he has worked with entrepreneurs in Finland, Sweden, UK, Portugal, Russia, Latvia, Estonia, Norway, Switzerland, and Canada. Since arriving in Finland in 1998, Peter has been the driving force behind entrepreneurship education at Aalto University heading up the Helsinki School of Creative Entrepreneurship, an initiative that involved all the Schools and the largest private donor to Aalto University. During 2010, he held an appointment as Professor of Practice at the School of Art & Design where he developed a rapid opportunity prototyping course to explore the intersection between the disciplines of design and entrepreneurship. Dr Kelly was directly involved in the creation of Europe’s first university pre-seed fund and an associated angel network. He is also a business angel.
Peter Kelly's Creative Techniques edit
Peter Kelly’s creative exercises focus on generating ideas, team building, creating novelty, and handling surprise by exploring how to make something memorable from a fixed set of inputs in a fun way.