The Innovators’ Journey: The Power of Museum Experiences to Inspire the Next Generation of Innovators

Saturday, September 29, 2018: 2:00 PM-3:15 PM
Meeting Room 12 (Connecticut Convention Center)
Session Leader:
Stephen Brand, President and Chief Imagination Officer, The New Enterprise Factory
Presenters:
Stephen Brand, President and Chief Imagination Officer, The New Enterprise Factory, Dede Wilson, CEO Founder, Bakepedia, David Durlach, Director and Founder, Technofrolics and Deb Mills-Scofield, Consultant and Visiting Scholar, Mills-Scofield, LLC & Visiting Scholar at Brown University

How can science centers create experiences that inspire the next generation of innovators? Most innovation researchers start with how adults innovate, but Stephen Brand dug into their childhood explorations to be the catalyst for experience creation. This session will include both innovators’ childhood stories and participant design.