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World Creativity and Innovation Week (WCIW) was first launched in 2001 and is now celebrated in an ever growing number of countries.  The aim of WCIW is to inspire new thinking and to foster a culture for creativity and innovation.

The United Nations resolved to include World Creativity and Innovation Day, April 21 as a Day of Observance to encourage people to use creativity in problem-solving for all issues related to achieving the 2015 Sustainable Development Goals.  

In celebration of World Creativity and Innovation Week, the Edward de Bono Institute organized the following events:



Strategic Decision Game

Dr Joanna Radomska from Strategic Management Department at Wroclaw University of Economics will deliver an interactive game-based workshop about aspects of decision making in organisations.   

Anyone who wishes to attend this interactive session is encouraged to send an email to Dr Leonie Baldacchino on: leonie.baldacchino@um.edu.mt

The event will take place on April 8, 2019

Time: 17.00 – 20.00

Venue: CV 101 (IT Services) - University of Malta, Msida Campus.


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Leading Strategic Change 

Dr Joanna Radomska from Strategic Management Department at Wroclaw University of Economics delivered engaging workshop on how to manage organizational change, difficult co-workers and other team dynamics.

The event took place on April 9, 2019

Time: 17.00 – 20.00

Venue: CHB 327 (Chemistry and Pharmacology Building) - University of Malta, Msida Campus. 

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Everyday Creativity.  Sustainable practices from a food preparation and fashion perspective.

This event is being held at the University of Malta, Msida Campus in collaboration with the Department of Health, Physical Education and Consumer Studies within the Faculty of Education.  Dr Lorraine Portelli and her students will hold practical workshops about creative and sustainable ideas related to food preparation and fashion and clothing.  These engaging sessions will be offered to undergraduate students.  

The event will take place on April 11, 2019

Venue: University of Malta, Msida Campus.



Undertones. A Mental Health and Arts Seminar

During this seminar, various experts explored different areas related to mental health and the arts.  Dr Margaret Mangion delivered a presentation about The Psychology of Being Creative.  This presentation looked at different aspects of creativity from a psychological perspective while linking the topic to sustainable personal development.

The event will took place on April 11, 2019

Venue: Giardini Lambrosa, Rabat.

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Exploring Approaches to Nudge for Sustainable Practices.  A mini Hackathon.

The Edward de Bono Institute organized this event in collaboration with the Institute for Climate Change and Sustainable Development with the support of the Mediterranean Conference Centre.  During this event, delegates from industry, academics, and members of the general public explored ideas leading to potential new ways to encourage active engagement in implementing sustainable practices.  Following introductions by Dr Therese Bajada and Ms Margaret Camilleri Fenech from the Institute for Climate Change and Sustainable Development, under the supervision of Dr Margaret Mangion, students and alumni from the Edward de Bono Institute facilitated creative thinking sessions with the aim of generating ideas.

The event took place on April 12, 2019

Venue: Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta. 

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