What is cross-sector innovation and what are its positive impacts? In this podcast – 2hochMEHR – Innovation Denken – Johanna Suo (Kouzmine-Karavaïeff) talks about transfer of skills from art professions to other sectors and the wider economy. Thank you Diplomatic World Institute.
I could not agree more that creativity is an answer for us today. The statement comes, as you can see above, from the article by Marisa Henderson, Chief of the Creative Economy Programme, and Amy Shelver, Public Information Officer, UNCTAD. The 2021 UN Year of Creative Economy #CreativeEconomy2021 is a great opportunity to look at […]
In January 2021 we ran a workshop at the innovation & employability week at Staffordshire University in the UK. Students came from different fields of study and the overall aim with was to explore human centric innovation approaches and art related processes in contemporary professional practice. In doing so, exploring:· Why is innovation important and […]
In January 2021 ifa laboratory director Johanna Suo was appointed Diplomatic World Institute Ambassador for Culture and External Relations & Development. On LinkedIn Johanna Suo said the following: “In this role I hope to further shed light on different aspects of the value of culture, its place in international relations, in innovation, cross sectoral collaboration, […]
On the UN World Creativity & Innovation day ifa laboratory director Johanna Suo, together with Prof. Khawar Hameed, and Peter Rudge founded the UK based company Artisans of Innovation (AOI). AOI is an innovation consultancy specialising in human-centric innovation and cross-sector ecosystem development. You can read Johanna Suo’s first blog contribution “The role & value […]
ifa laboratory is a new member of the European Creative Business Network! This is good news as we believe it will make us prosper and grow. We also look forward to contribute; to exchange about the crucial role the creative industries play in other sectors and see how we can increase the cooperation with other sectors. […]
ifa laboratory works on creativity and insertion of creativity in diverse sectors and businesses. We are thrilled to offer the talk ‘The Source of Creativity’ with artist Joakim Eneroth on May 17 6.30-8pm. Everybody wants to be creative today. Not only artists and creatives but the business world, industry and technology. Creativity is essential for […]
Do not call Brad, call us! Happy New Year! We’ll help you make this year yours! We can help your teams stand out, be more efficient, focused and more collaborative with #teambuilding through #art. We can help you to stand out with new ways of working on strategy, marketing and public relations; Strategic cultural relations […]