OCAD University, Toronto

Nabil Harfoush: Design Thinking - CrossKnowledge Faculty

Nabil Harfoush is an Associate Professor in the Strategic Foresight and Innovation Masters programme at OCAD University in Toronto, Canada.

He is also a Fellow of the College of Design, Engineering and Commerce at Philadelphia University and an Associate at Harvard’s School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS). Prior to his academic career, he served as Chief Information Officer for a number of technology companies including HelpCaster Technologies, Nightingale Informatix and MedcomSoft.

He has more than 45 years of professional experience as an engineer, educator and serial entrepreneur. He has advised national governments and consulted for international organisations such as UNESCO, WHO and the World Bank. He has been invited to speak and collaborate at various institutions including Harvard Kennedy School, ENPC (Paris, France) and Politecnico de Milano.