In The News
“Duncan’s workshop sparked our creative minds and gave us tools that will pay dividends for years to come. My team was thoroughly captivated, fully engaged, energized and inspired. Look no further than Duncan for one of the best investments you will ever make in your business.”
“Duncan’s workshop sparked our creative minds and gave us tools that will pay dividends for years to come.”
Lisa Cotter, Vice President of Marketing, Orlando Magic
Companies who have featured Duncan
In The Press
Breakfast Television Vancouver
13 MARCH, 2019
Duncan speaks to Riaz Meghji from Breakfast Television at the BC Tech Summit at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
10 DECEMBER, 2018
Chief Strategy Officer at Accentre Gene Reznik sits down with Duncan to discuss AI, the shift to consumer-centric culture, and expectations of Generation Z at Kaleidoscope 2018 in London.
The National Business Review
29 OCTOBER, 2018
Duncan speaks to Fiona Rotheram from The National Business Review about the risk to legacy brands, the difference between entrepreneur and corporate thinking, and his Innovation Toolbox.
Growth Forum Portugal
10 May, 2019
O Ex-Vice Presidente para a Inovação e Criatividade da Disney, Duncan Wardle, esteve em Portugal no Growth Forum ‘2019. O keynote speaker abordou a Criatividade e Inovação como factores diferenciadores para conquistar o mundo!
BBVA – Aprendemos Juntos
7 DECEMBER, 2018
Duncan speaks on the importance of connecting again with the child we were and recovering creativity in all areas of our life.
Poke The Bear Podcast
7 APRIL 2019
Episode 1 of “Time to Poke the Bear” video podcast where we discuss “is there such a thing as best practice in innovation”
How To Create A Culture Of Innovation & Creativity with Creative Insights
With Mike Rynart
Do you ever wonder why your best ideas come to you in the shower, on a run or just before waking up? On this episode of Creative Insights, we talk about how you can be more creative and generate innovative ideas faster with a genius on creativity: Duncan Wardle.
The Theory of Creativity
22 OCTOBER, 2019
Duncan Wardle, former head of innovation and creativity at Disney, believes that we are all born with imagination and curiosity, but throughout life these skills become diluted. His mission is to reconnect people to these core skill sets and teach us how to use these skills to innovate in our businesses.
V.O. You are creative, whether you know it or not. Duncan Wardle, exdirector of creativity at Disney
7 DECEMBER, 2018
Duncan Wardle worked for thirty years for one of the most creative companies in the world: Disney. In this video, he explains that all people are born being creative. But at some point, someone told us we were not. And we believed them. Wardle insists on the importance of connecting again with the child we were and recovering creativity in all areas of our life.
“Massive companies, ones we’ve grown up with and always thought couldn’t possibly fold, will be out of business in the next 10 years.” So predicts former Disney stalwart Duncan Wardle, who is on a mission to prevent this from happening to as many companies as possible.”
– Chris Thurmott, AIM WA
It’s Time to Think Different
– Duncan Wardle
“Children will bring innovation to school, if teachers allow it”
– Duncan Wardle
If I were to approach you with two different seeds and ask you to show me which one is a weed and which one is a flower, how would you know which is which? Do you think you’d be able [...]
As an ideation speaker, I talk a lot about creativity and idea generation, as these are some of the most important skills I learned during my time as Head of Creativity and Innovation at The Walt Disney Company. More specifically, [...]