Innovation and Creativity expert. Professor at EADA Business School.
Innovation is art, science, philosophy and intuition. It goes beyond technology. It’s, above everything else, an attitude towards life.
Who is Franc Ponti?
Franc Ponti is one of the leading references in creativity and innovation in Spain and Latin America. With over twenty years of experience in the field, he has helped leading companies such as Makro, Henkel, TV3, TVE, Almirall, Ferrer, Danone, Pompeu Fabra University, Mango, Inditex, Desigual, T-Systems, Abertis, Gas Natural, or La Caixa Foundation to innovate through consulting or training projects.
What are his conferences like?
Franc Ponti's conferences are based on his model of creativity and innovation, composed of five modules: "The creative brain," "The 10 competencies of creative people," "Creative teams and Design Thinking," "How to build an innovative culture?" and "The 7 deadly sins of innovation and change." In his talks, he shares new management approaches for 21st-century organizations, with a modern management style based on listening and empowering teams.
Selection of conferences:
The creative brain: Discover how the creative mind works and how to enhance it in your organization.
Creative teams and Design Thinking: Learn how to form creative teams and apply Design Thinking in the search for innovative solutions.
Innovating: from ideas to results: Turn ideas into successful projects through efficient innovation strategies and processes.
The 7 deadly sins of innovation and change: What mistakes to avoid in any innovation process.
What is his career trajectory?
Franc Ponti holds a PhD in Economics and Business from UCC (Central University of Catalonia), with a thesis on neurocreativity and business innovation. He has a degree in Humanities and a Master's in Knowledge Society from the Open University of Catalonia (UOC). He has trained in Design Thinking at the prestigious Stanford Design School and learned Leadership with George Kohlrieser at ESALEN (California). He is a professor in the Strategy, Leadership & People department at the EADA Business School in Barcelona. He has published several books on creativity and innovation.
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