Ana Luz

Ana Luz has been serving as the Director of Innovation Programs at the Student Innovation Center at Iowa State since April 2022. She moved in 2018 from the other side of the pond (Portugal, UK and the Netherlands) to the USA, working as an educator, trainer/coach and researcher in Industrial Design Department at the College of Design. Her continuous work in and outside academia, with creative industries and change management teams, is always based in creative facilitation and experiential active learning, by tapping into design thinking concepts and tools for collaboration, and aiming to spark creative confidence and intrapreneurship adventures around her.