Professor of Innovation
Giovanni Schiuma
Professor of Innovation
Giovanni Schiuma is Director of the CLabUnibas (Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Development) of the University of Basilicata. He is also the Director of the Master in Business Administration and Professor in Innovation Management. He has authored over 100 scholarly publications, including “The Value of Arts for Business”, published by Cambridge University Press. He is widely recognized as one of the world’s leading experts in the strategic knowledge management for company value creation dynamics, and arts-based management for organisational development and innovation, and chairs the International Forum of Knowledge Assets Dynamics, an international network for those interested in the role of knowledge and innovation for organisations value creation. He is Chief Editor of two international journals: Knowledge Management Research and Practice, published by Taylor & Francis, and Measuring Business Excellence, published by Emerald. Previously he has held appointments at University of Arts London, where he directed the Innovation Insights Hub, at Cambridge University, Liverpool Business School, Tampere University of Technology, Graduate School of Management of the St Petersburg University. Inspiring communicator and facilitator, with extensive research management expertise and excellent ability to coordinate complex projects and lead research teams. Creative and innovative, with international mind-set and openness to address and solve key strategic research and organisational challenges.