Dr. Abeer Pharaon

Sharja

Role

Holder of PhD in Change Management and Organization Development from Loughborough University, UK; MSc in Operations Management and Manufacturing Systems from University of Nottingham, UK, PGCE in Strategic Management from University of Cambridge, UK and BSc in Industrial Engineering from the University of Jordan. Developed innovation culture model and application which received best paper award at the 12th international business conference in Dubai 2010, subsequently was awarded “one of the most prestigious awards” from Loughborough University; Sir Robert Martin Award for academic excellence and was named Loughborough University Ambassador for the year 2008. Recently published a book titled: ‘Innovation Culture in Organizations: Model Development and Application’ ISBN: 978-3-330-84836-8. The book is available via Amazon.com. Copyright © Abeer Abdul-Karim Pharaon. One of a handful accredited LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® facilitators in the MENA region and one of about 400+ LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® certified facilitators around the world. I utilize the powers of LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® in enhancing the learning process and entrepreneurial activity at higher education institutions. Currently teaching ‘Fundamentals of Innovation and Entrepreneurship’, ‘Creative thinking and Problem Solving’ for undergraduate students and ‘Innovation Management’ , ‘Leadership and Change Management’ for Executive MBA students at the University of Sharjah. A joint author of ongoing research project “Creativity and innovation: Concept definitions in three continents” with the Alliance Manchester Business School, UK. A member of scientific committee of The International Society for Professional Innovation Management (ISPIM), UK; reviewing research papers for ISPIM innovation conferences since 2013. An entrepreneur myself; founded ‘Innovation Culture Consulting Ltd.’ in Manchester in 2011 and worked prior to arriving to the UAE in September 2016 as a registered expert for Business Growth Service, Innovaris Accelerator, Business Growth Hub, UK Trade and Investment and Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce. I have 10 years of experience in designing and delivering highly specialized consultation projects and training into creativity, innovation, entrepreneurship and growth in UK private and governmental sectors, UAE and the MENA region. Role: Director and Founder of ICCL- UK Visiting Lecturer- Business Department- University of Charja

Antecedente

Holder of PhD in Change Management and Organization Development from Loughborough University, UK; MSc in Operations Management and Manufacturing Systems from University of Nottingham, UK, PGCE in Strategic Management from University of Cambridge, UK and BSc in Industrial Engineering from the University of Jordan

What makes me tick

Seeker of knowledge, enjoys learning about high achievers, academic and coach who enjoys working with great minds. Women with big dreams


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United Arab Emirate, Sharja- University City