Innovation A Way To Survive | Masterclass

Wed Feb 19 th - 4 : 00 PM

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Come along and learn from Xavier Pavie, a prestigious speaker with vast experience in Marketing, Management and Innovation.

About the speaker:

Xavier Pavie is Professor at ESSEC Business School, he is Academic Director Grande Ecole Asia Pacific, Director of the iMagination Center and Research Associate at the IREPH (Research Institute in Philosophy).

He is among LinkedIn Top Voices worldwide Education (n°5). He has published books and articles in management and philosophy and contributes to Harvard Business Review, Les Echos, La Tribune. His book « L’innovation à l’épreuve de la philosophie » won the Award Best Management of the Year 2019.

He holds a Master in Management, a PhD in Philosophy from Université Paris Nanterre and he graduated from the International Teachers Programme (HEC Paris).

After fifteen years in various organizations (Nestlé, Unilever, Club Méditerranée) in marketing and innovation roles, he joins ESSEC Business School in 2008 as Director of the Institute for Strategic Innovation & Services.

In 2012, he creates the iMagination Center whose activities are centred on imagination, innovation and transdisciplinarity. In 2015, iMagination Week receives the Prize for Pedagogical Excellence. In 2017 iMagination week is recognized as one of the most innovative pedagogical methods by AASCB and The Wharton – QS Stars Education Awards.

He is the Academic Director of several programs in executive education. His teachings around innovation are aimed at both undergraduate and executive-level students and concern various sectors. His research activities have, since 2008, addressed the notion of responsible innovation. In 2011, he is in charge of defining responsible innovation as part of a project sponsored by the European Commission.

In 2014, he is appointed President of the evaluation commission “Innovation-Regulation-Governance” of the French National Agency for Research as part of Horizon 2020. Visiting professor at Kaunas University of Technology (Lithuania) in 2015-16, he regularly teaches at the Catholic University of Leuven (Belgium) and the Hautes Etudes de Gestion in Geneva (Switzerland).


Wed Feb 19 th
4 : 00 PM - 5 : 30 PM


Insight Academy of Entrepreneurship and Innovation


Insight Academy of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Insight Academy, Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia