Cabirio Cautela Assistant Professor at Politecnico di Milano - Milan. He is Phd in Business Management. He has been Visiting Scholar at Stanford University - CDR (Center for Design Research) in 2012. His research topics deal with the strategic role of design, the design management processes, how design can generate new business models and new ventures. He is member of the Faculty of the Master in Strategic Design and of the MBA of Politecnico di Milano. He teaches at the Politecnico di Milano Design Faculty, at POLI.Design Consortium, at MIP-Politecnico Business School and in other international schools (Universidad de Valparaiso, Chile, Tongji University, Unisinos University of Porto Alegre).
Michele Simoni Associate professor of management at Parthenope University - Naples He is Phd in Business Management. His research topics deal with marketing, innovation management and more specifically how complexity affects firm's value creation processes. He is author of more than 40 publications including journal articles and book chapters and of several books. He has been a research unit coordinator in many publicly funded research projects (PRIN, PON, MIUR special projects). He is member of the Faculty of the doctoral program in Business Management and Governance of Parthenope University. He regularly teaches in master and post-graduate education programs. He holds several international research collaborations and is member of the main international management associations.