Excerpt from course description

Managing Creativity and Innovation


Managing creativity and innovation is a course that will provide an overview of contemporary research and practice based knowledge of the most important topics, concepts, and contributions within creativity and innovation management. The course will deal with two main questions: 1) What characterize processes of creativity and innovation in organizational settings and 2) what can leaders, professionals, employees, and organizations in general do to facilitate learning, creativity and innovation processes within and around their organizations.

Course content

Learning to manage creativity and innovation

The creative process

Emergent innovation processes

Creative industries, innovative cities and regions

Individual creativity

Creative teams

Leaders’ role in enabling innovation

Organization design for innovation

Open Innovation

Business model innovation

Corporate Entrepreneurship


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