Publications & International Speaking

Selection of written works & international speaking events

Innovation Articles

International Speaking

Interviews & Podcasts

International Lecturing & Teaching

  • Pinder, M. (2020) ‘Imperial College London Business School: MBA Program: Innovation & Entrepreneurship Module, Business Model Innovation‘, January 2020, London, United Kingdom.

Keynote downloads

(PDF 2.5mb) Service Design For Innovation & Startups: The Challenges & Opportunities, Service Design Network: Netherlands Chapter, Virtual Meetup, May 6th, 2020.
(PDF 7mb) Developing Intrapreneurial Culture Whilst Co-Innovating with Your Customers (2020), Cambridge University Open Innovation Forum, Institute for Manufacturing Education & Consulting, March 30th, 2020.
(PDF 8.6mb) Applying Design Thinking Across the Innovation Process in Industrial B2B Co-creation Context (2020). 2nd Design Thinking for Business Innovation Summit, 6-7th February, 2020.
(PDF 2.7mb) Applying Service Design While Innovating Like a Startup: The Role of Service Design in Global Fortune 500 Project Teams (2019). SDN Network: Service Design for Innovation & Startups, 17th December, 2020.

(PDF 5mb) Applying Design Thinking in B2C and B2B Fortune 500’s (2019). POLISHOPA Design Thinking & Service Design Conference, 3-6th June, 2019.

Journals & Research Papers

Awards & Nominations

  • Guest Editor: Touchpoint: The Journal of Service Design (Innovation and Startups), Vol 11, No.1 (2019).
  • Awarded EPSRC Fully Funded Doctoral Programme at Imperial College London Business School, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Group (2010).
  • Nominated for Best Masters Thesis Award (MSc International Business & Management for Design), University of Salford (2009).

MSc Thesis

  • Pinder, M. Collins H. (2010), “How will developments within digital technologies affect the creative industries?” submitted to The Design Management Institute Review (DMI), February 2010.
  • Pinder, M. (2009), “What impacts do new and future digital technologies have on the Creative Industries” submitted as part of MSc International Business & Management for Design, University of Salford / EUROMED Management / Ecole Internationale de Design.


  • Pinder, M (2020), “Innovation Strategy Examples“, Board of Innovation BVBA Publication. Antwerp, Belgium.
  • Pinder, M (2017), “Innovation Pathways Playbook & Toolbox”, Helsinki, Finland. Internal Valmet OY Publication,
  • Pinder, M; Vanhoudt, A, (2017), “Design Thinking Playbook & Toolbox” Brussels, Belgium. Internal Proximus Publication.
  • Pinder, M (2014), “Hackers and Innovation: Redefinition and Examination of Outlaw Sources of Generativity for Future Product Development Strategies“, London: Self published. Retrieved from
  • Contributor: Collins, H. (2010), “Creative Research: The Theory and Practice of Research for the Creative Industries (Required Reading Range)“, Lausanne: AVA Publishing SA.

Conference Papers

  • Pinder, M. (2010), “How will developments within digital technologies affect the Creative Industries?” accepted abstract/poster at Digital Futures – All Hands Meeting, July 15th 2010.
  • Pinder, M., Collins H. (2010), “How will developments within digital technologies affect the Creative Industries?” paper accepted at The British Academy of Management (BAM 2010), Management Research in a Changing Climate, March 18th 2010.

Third Party Articles

Annual Reports

PhD Working Papers

  • Pinder, M. (2011), “Robin Hood and His Merry Innovator’s: Integrating Outlaw Innovation from Unsanctioned External Sources to Firms in the Smartphone Market“. Imperial College London Business School PhD Programme.

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