Wharton School Professor | Author of The Power of Little Ideas (with Kent Lineback) and Co-author of Brick by Brick

David Robertson

David Robertson has been a student, teacher and practitioner of the art of innovation for his entire career. As a Professor of Practice at Wharton School, he teaches Innovation and Product Development in the undergraduate, MBA and executive education programs. From 2002 through 2010, he was the LEGO Professor of Innovation and Technology Management at Switzerland’s Institute for Management Development, which received the #1 worldwide ranking by the Financial Times for its executive education programs.

David hosts the radio show Innovation Navigation, where he interviews leaders from around the world about creativity in business. His book, Brick by Brick, is an inside look at LEGO’s near death and spectacular rebirth, while The Power of Little Ideas outlines a ‘third way’ of innovation between sustainability and disruption.