WCCI Lectures

The Lecture Series in Creativity and Innovation, organized by the WCCI, invites leading international experts to present the state of the art within creativity and innovation and discuss their work. The lectures are open to the public and held on a monthly basis.

Next WCCI lectures:

29th of January 2019, 18:15 – 19:00, LLC Commons: Sua Cuique Persona: ‘Face as Mask’ in Photographic Portraits of Italians in 21st century Switzerland, a talk by Francesco Arese Visconti, Webster University Geneva. More details and registration can be found here.

Past events in the Lecture series include:

8th of November 2018, Examining the brain basis of creativity, a lecture by Prof. Anna Abraham, Leeds Beckett University, UK.

10th of October 2018, Creativity in the Digital Age: Current state and future directions, Dr. Michael Mose Biskjaer, Center for Digital Creativity, Aarhus University, Denmark. More details about the event can be found here.

18th of September 2018, Interdisciplinarity Needs You! Thinking across disciplines for creativity, non-conformism and action in a complex world, Prof. Frédéric Darbellay, University of Geneva, Switzerland. More details about the event can be found here.

24th of May 2018, Creative vs. Computational Thinking: When Surprise Becomes a Rational Necessity, Prof. Giovanni Corazza from the University of Bologna, Italy. More details about the event can be found here.

7th of May 2018, Not your parents’ creativity: Complexity, transdisciplinarity, and the emerging picture of creativity, Prof. Alfonso Montuori from the California Institute of Integral Studies, USA. More details about the event can be found here.

16th of April 2018, Who’s Afraid of the Big, Bad Art Market?, Dr. Julianna Sandholm-Bark, Webster University Geneva, Switzerland. More details about the event can be found here.

19th of March 2018, Participatory creativity in practice, Dr. Michael Hanchett Hanson, Teacher’s College, Columbia University, USA. More details about the event can be found here.

26th of February 2018, New discoveries and persistent ideas in creativity, Prof. Mark Runco. More details about the event can be found here.

25th of January 2018, And what if the desert bloomed again? Imagination at the heart of human and social experience, Prof. Tania Zittoun, University of Neuchatel, Switzerland. More details about the event can be found here.

26th of October 2017, Opening the black box of creativity, Dr. Vlad Glaveanu, Webster University Geneva, Switzerland. More details about the event can be found here.