Looking to learn more about the Creative Destruction Lab program? We’re hosting Online Live Information Sessions to connect you with our team members, mentors and graduates of the program and help you understand the dynamics and benefits of participating in CDL.
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Ready to apply? Click here to apply to the Prime (General Technology), Artificial Intelligence, Energy, Health, and Space Streams. Applications close August 12, 2019!
Kristjan Sigurdson is the Director of Community at CDL. He is also a Ph.D. student in Strategic Management at the Rotman School. He joined Rotman after obtaining his M.A. at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE).
His master’s thesis examined technology transfer at the University of Toronto from 1980 to 2006 and he has published papers on science, technology, and innovation policy. His current research interests include the commercialization of science, high-technology entrepreneurship, and entrepreneurial finance. Prior to graduate school, Kristjan spent four years in Washington DC working in international development at the Organization of American States. He has a B.A. in International Relations and Spanish from the University of British Columbia.