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Dr Jonathan Antonio Edelman 

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Jonathan Antonio Edelman is the founder and executive director of the Center for Advanced Design Studies. My work focuses on understanding and creating innovative cultures that make impact in diverse cultural settings.

He has PhD in Mechanical Engineering (New Product Development and Design Theory & Methodology) from Stanford University, an MFA in Art and Design from Stanford University, a BA in Historical Mathematics and Philosophy from St John's College, Annapolis.

His professional and academic experience includes working with, facilitating and teaching teams from the around the globe in a wide spectrum of domains including Product Service System Design, Customer Experience, Interaction Design, Business Innovation, Digital Transformation, FinTech, and Digital Health Design.


Babajide Owoyele

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Babajide Owoyele completed his Masters in Global Production Engineering (Solar Technology) from Technical University Berlin in 2017. In parallel with his masters, he gained a degree program on Climate Knowledge and Systemic Innovation at European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). He has also worked in research positions at Wuppertal Institute, ESA BIC  and as a product engineer at several startups. Babajide graduated from Covenant University, Ota in Nigeria, with a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering.


Joaquìn Santuber

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Joaquìn Santuber is a Lawyer by training and has international experience as a consultant on innovation and entrepreneurship. He is the co-founder of This is Legal Design, a Berlin based creative agency where he brings together his legal background and Design Thinking expertise.

Joaquín Santuber's research focuses on physiological data to assess team performance in the context of skill training.

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