Storyteller Gijs Habraken of animation and illustration studio Make it Simple dove into the meaning of innovation with us: “That isn’t something that just falls from the sky. It’s a long and bumpy road.” In order to innovate, we need to understand where innovation comes from. As a storyteller Gijs will activate us with his compelling case.

To adapt or adopt? According to creative thinking expert and author Hans Kokhuis fitting is better than fittest. Why and how? For over 30 years Kokhuis has been coaching students in the art of discovering their creative talents and he told us all about it: “Let’s reflect on the importance of creativity and survival of the fitting. The old idea of survival of the fittest is a dead-end and a zero-sum approach. Looking differently helps to go beyond frames and assumptions thus opening lifelines to a world of opportunities.”