“Innovation is usually associated with scientific discoveries, inventions and new technologies. While all of these elements are part of innovation, it’s really a way of solving problems.”

Daria Tataj runs a leading innovation consultancy based in Warsaw. She helps governments and companies experiment with new ideas and design strategies to thrive in the face of global challenges. Daria sees her company – Tataj Innovation – as the product of globally crowdsourced learning. She believes that if we link research, business and government, we can accelerate innovation and build resilience.

Her passion for collaboration and creative thinking sets Daria apart. Two years ago, she published her first book on innovation, which shares her own model for European growth that’s based cross-sector