Welcome to my personal website where you can read about the activties I am involved in. Feel free to explore the projects I was working in through my career, or read some of my publications which mainly deal with ecodesign, sustainability and creativity topics. If you are interested to join one of my lectures, you can explore the lectures section to find out when and where the next lecture is.

Latest news

  • Seminar on Creativity Engineering II 2018 will be held at Andishe Parisan Institute, Tehran Iran, in August 2018. More information can be found here (external link).
  • New book tentatively entitled “Exercising Creativity 2018 “ will be published soon. It will include the content and project summaries of the Summer School on Creativity Engineering 2018 at La Sabana University, Colombia.
  • Summer School on Creativity Engineering 2018 the Summer School on Creativity Engineering 2018 took place from June 5th – June 9th 2018 at La Sabana University in Bogotá, Colombia. More information can be found here…
  • Seminar on Creativity Engineering 2018 was held from April 28th – 30th 2018 at University of Tehran, Alborz Campus, Iran. More information can be found here.
  • Fabio Palvelli, former student of my lecture “Creativity Engineering” at Vienna University of Technology talks about “How to be an innovative designer” in his new youtube video.  He quotes some contents of the lecture – read more here…
  • The newspaper Schwarzwaelder Bote brought an article on November 24th 2017 about my new book “Understanding creativity – How your mind creates new ideas” – read more here….
  • Now available! Paperback-version of my book „Understanding Creativity – How Your Mind Creates New Ideas“. 176 pages, ISBN 978-1977925190. You can get it through Amazon.com or Amazon Europe. More distribution channels to follow before christmas.
  • EbookUnderstanding Creativity – How Your Mind Creates New Ideas“ available from the website of the publisher Xinxii (click here). You can also get one from iBookstore, GooglePlay, Scribd or other major ebook stores. More information about the book can be found on www.understandingcreativity.org. Sign up to get the first chapter for free.