MK portretMaurits Kreijveld is owner of Wisdom of the Crowd, a future and strategy consultancy. He is an expert in digital innovation, collaborative innovation and platform economics. He is also a frequent speaker and lecturer at business schools.

He has advised more than thirty governments (national and regional, European) and international companies on the potential future impact of new technologies (artificial intelligence, blockchain, nanotechnology) on their organization, such as new business models (such as collaborative economy, platforms) and design of the public environment (smart cities).

Maurits worked with several think thanks on themes such as the societal impact of new technologies, scenario planning and foresighting and innovation models. Before, Maurits worked with the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs on innovation, ict and new media policy.

Maurits has published four books, three of which were nominated top 5 management book of the year. He wrote more than hundred well-read articles on leading Dutch websites, in magazines and edited volumes. Maurits also participated in several international multistakeholder workshops both on technological and on social innovation such as ACSI, an international programme on societal (social) innovation led by Aalto University.

Maurits holds a Master’s degree in applied physics and is specialized in nanotechnology. Maurits lectures at well-renowned institutes such as Nyenrode University, SIOO and Erasmus University.

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