Can Innovation Be Learned?

I have the great fortune of living in Santa Fe, New Mexico (a southern city in the USA, not Mexico) that in 2005 was named the first city in the United States as a UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization)-designated city of craft and folk art ( The group of UNESCO Creative Cities […]

Bank of Africa Employees Become First GIMI Level 1: Associate Innovators In Northern Africa

Bank of Africa Employees Become First GIMI Level 1: Associate Innovators In Northern Africa The team of Bank Of Africa and Bank Of Africa Academy are the first ones in North Africa to benefit from the “Innovation Associate” certification training. This course was organized by Ucotra Institute, GIMI Certified Training Partner in Northern Africa, providing the […]

Certified Training Partner (CTP) – Mexico

Certified Training Partner (CTP): Mexico David Fernandes CEO & Founder of TDM Internacional, and Certified Training Partner (CTP) for Mexico TDM Internacional specializes in the design and application of tools based on digital technology that promotes the connection and interaction of people, companies, and organizations. The companies purpose is to integrate collaboration and business networks […]

Certified Training Partner (CTP) – Brazil

Certified Training Partner (CTP): Brazil Fernando Onosaki Principal of IXL Brazil, and Certified Training Partner (CTP) for Brazil The Center for Innovation, Excellence, and Leadership (IXL Center) helps Fortune 1000 businesses, startups, and innovation executives build the capabilities to create innovation breakthroughs and drive sustainable high-performance growth and innovation in their organizations.


Portugal António Alvarenga Consultant and researcher at ALVA R&C and Certified Training Partner for Portugal ALVA R&C explores the future in a systematic, evidence-based, and participative way. They design, mediate and implement Foresight and Scenario-building processes, integrating Scenarios and Foresight with Strategy, Innovation, and Decision-Making


Spain Patricia Amaral Executive Director at Conecta Barcelona and Certified Training Partner for Spain  Conecta Barcelona is a private initiative to support Catalans SMEs’ needs in terms of innovation development, strategic growth, financial growth, or access to the global innovation ecosystem.


Norway Truls Berg Founder and Leader at Open Innovation Lab of Norwayand Certified Training Partner Open Innovation Lab of Norway is a “by invitation only” community of Norway’s most innovative corporations as well as some of the world’s leading open innovation experts. Their members are innovative leaders, pioneering change agents, and future-oriented visionaries, from every […]

Certified Training Partner (CTP) – Canada

Certified Training Partner (CTP): Canada Grayson Bass Manager of the Smart Waterloo Region Innovation Lab and Certified Training Partner (CTP) for Canada SWR will become the benchmark community in Canada for child and youth wellbeing by using early intervention, youth engagement, and a connected-community framework to create adaptive, data-driven programs and scalable learning technologies that […]

Certified Training Partner (CTP) – Morocco

Certified Training Partner (CTP): Morocco Salim Berbache Partner at Ucotra Consulting and UC Desing, and Certified Training Partner (CTP) for Morocco Experts at Ucotra identify the priority areas for progress in terms of innovation. In particular, they assess the existing innovation system in terms of strategy, organization and culture, process and management of the innovation […]


Egypt Mohab Anis Founder at CEO at Innovety andCertified Training Partner for Egypt Innovety is a consulting firm that specializes in innovation management and digital marketing strategy. Focusing on Strategy, People, and Technology, we help our clients from the government and private sector unleash their innovation potential by empowering them to develop innovative solutions, leading them to grow, […]