Dr Nabil Harfoush
Dr Nabil Harfoush: Futures of Canadian Identities
Dr Harfoush is currently a Visiting Associate Professor at Harvard University’s School of Engineering & Applied Science, where he teaches undergraduate and graduate courses on working in highly-diverse multi-disciplinary teams and on engaging with complex open-ended problems. He has taught graduate courses in Business Design, Business Model Innovation, and Strategic Foresight, at Jefferson University (Philadelphia) and OCAD University (Toronto). He is a co-founder of the Strongly Sustainable Business Model Group (SSBMG).
Nabil has over 42 years of experience as an engineer, technology strategist, entrepreneur, and executive. He is a serial entrepreneur, founder or co-founder of several companies. As a consultant, he has worked with enterprises, national governments, and international organization including the World Bank, W.H.O., UNESCO, and the International Development Research Center.
Prior to his academic career, he served as Chief Information Officer (CIO) of HelpCaster Technologies, MedcomSoft, and Nightingale Informatix. He has been invited to speak at École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées (Paris, France), the Harvard Kennedy School, Politecnico de Milano (Italy) and the Harvard School of Engineering & Applied Science (SEAS).