Zuzanna Skalska graduated from Design Academy Eindhoven and started her career in 1998 at Philips Design. For years she contributed with sensorial trends analyses to international visionary design projects. Then for almost 15 years she was engaged in Design Management & Trends department at a leading Dutch design studio. Since 2014 she has been a founding partner of 360Inspiration, working for clients from various industries, including many blue chips and market leaders.
Zuzanna's core expertise areas include Up-Front Innovation and Strategic FutureS Thinking. Her research and consulting activities focus on analyzing cross-fertilization between various crucial industries. She works closely with top executives on strategic future development as well as with R&Ds/in-house creative teams on specific projects.
With almost 25 years of experience, Zuzanna skillfully translates her knowledge into actionable innovative programs, using her own, self-developed methods and tools. Simultaneously she has been engaged in various international design education, numerous innovation events and advisory boards. She has been a keynote speaker at many recognized business conferences and economic summits. Born in Warsaw, Poland, Zuzanna has been living in the Netherlands since 1992.