Community of Practice

Co-President

Michele Mastroeni

Prof. Michele Mastroeni is the Co-Executive President of the Archipelago of Design (AOD) and Director of AOD’s research team. He holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of Toronto, and is Associate Professor at OCAD University in Strategic Foresight and Innovation. His research is focused on exploring innovation systems, innovation policy. Before his time at OCAD U, he was a Senior Policy Advisor with the Ontario Public Service, Senior Analyst at the Conference Board of Canada and before that at RAND Europe, as well as Research Fellow at the Innogen Institute at the University of Edinburgh. He has worked closely with government clients such as the UK Ministry of Defence, as well as industry and civil society stakeholders, to improve the innovation systems they operated in.

How to “Design Think” Your Way Out of a Problem

Mary Ito interviews Michele Mastroeni on the CRAM Podcast ~ Extraordinary Ideas Unleashed  Most companies…

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Initiate: Oct 27, 2021 Final Panel

AOD Connect 2021 – Oct 27, Bogotá, Columbia Initiate Series Final Panel: Ofra Graicer, Grant…

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Initiate: What is Organic Design?

AOD Connect 2021 – Oct 27, Bogotá, Columbia Initiate Series Panelist: Michele Mastroeni Simposio Internacional…

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Initiate: Oct 27, 2021 – Bogotá, Columbia (Full program, Spanish)

AOD Connect 2021 – Oct 27, Bogotá, Columbia Initiate Series Panelists: Ofra Graicer, James Greer,…

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Member of the Week: Michele Mastroeni

AOD’s Member of the Week: Michele Mastroeni holds a PhD in Political Science from the…

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