David Cropley is the Professor of Engineering Innovation at the University of South Australia. An ex-Navy sailor, Dr Cropley teaches creativity and innovation across programs, from gifted education, and engineering, through to management.
Dr Cropley has authored nine books on creativity including Creativity and Crime: A Psychological Analysis (Cambridge University Press, 2013); Creativity in Engineering: Novel Solutions to Complex Problems (Academic Press, 2015); The Psychology of Innovation in Organizations (Cambridge University Press, 2015), and Femina Problematis Solvendis – Problem-Solving Woman: A History of the Creativity of Women (Springer, 2020).
For more than 20 years, he has helped schools and organisations in Australia, the US, and Europe develop more effective, creative problem solvers. Come and discuss how we can do the same at SUSS!