Dr. Floortje Blindenbach-Driessen
Founder, Organizing4Innovation LLC
Dr. Floortje Blindenbach-Driessen is the founder of Organizing4Innovation LLC, a company that offers innovation advice and support for service organizations.
She has assisted professionals with their innovation efforts in engineering firms (Tauw and Tebodin), system integrators, (Fluor, CGI), information technology firms (ICTU), consultancies (Deloitte, PWC, and IG&H), law firms (Baker&McKenzie, Loyens and Loeff, Conway), research centers (Barco and NXP), health care (Children’s National Medical Center, Mediq), and entrepreneurship programs (NSF I-Corps, DC I-corps and Accelerate DC).
Dr. Blindenbach-Driessen championed herself many innovation projects while working for the Fluor Corporation and for Children’s National Medical Center. She teaches courses related to innovation management and new business development for executive education programs around the globe.
Her research focuses on the innovation challenges and opportunities in the professional services and has appeared in Research Policy, IEEE transactions on Engineering Management, the Journal of Medical Practice Management and the Journal of Product Innovation Management.