Celaschi Flaviano | BBS - Bologna Business School


Full Professor of Industrial Product Design University of Bologna Core Faculty
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Flavio Celaschi is an expert in Design-driven innovation for businesses, organizations and public administrations. He deals with Process Design, he founded and coordinates since 2008 the Latin Process Design network and he wrote the Turin Charter of Process Design. In 2010 he founded and coordinated the Advanced Design Research Unit of the Milan Polytechnic.
Former professor of Design at the Polytechnic of Milan where he co-founded and directed the first Italian university department of Design (INDACO) and POLI.Design, the first research consortium for continuous training of the University of Milan.
Former professor of design at the Polytechnic of Turin where he coordinated the course of studies in Graphic and Virtual Design and has been a Vice Rector since 2006.
It operates international innovation dissemination activities. He is currently the Vice President of the School of Engineering and Architecture and Coordinator of the course of studies in Industrial Product Design and of the Master’s Degree in Advanced Design at the University of Bologna.


FOCUS SESSION – The focus session introduces the cultures of design in the innovation processes of the product system and teaches you how to apply them through mediation by the designer. It will be discussed the Fuzzy Front End of Innovation and Design Skills in particular: principles of Advanced Design, modeling of reality, anticipation and project.

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