Alwin Veldboom has a research background in Urban Environmental Management at the Wageningen University, studying the challenges cities face now and in the upcoming decades. He specialised in the role of social entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs in the transitions towards future-proof urban environments. As Innovation Program Manager at Outside Inc., he develops and facilitates innovation programmes inspired by Sustainable Development Goals and organisational challenges. The goal is to spark creative confidence for positive change.
” In my work I like to (help) explore motivations and needs of people to gain new insights. Make sense out of these insights and recognise patterns; reframe a problem; generate ideas concrete enough for people to react to; then design future-proof solutions with social/environmental impact.”