Dr Giulia Calabretta


Assistant Professor
Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering
Delft University of Technology
Research Expertise
Design Management, Innovation
Dr Giulia Calabretta is Assistant Professor in Strategic Value of Design at Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering, Delft University of Technology (Delft, Netherlands). Giulia earned her PhD from ESADE Business School (Barcelona, Spain). Her research interests are in the area of innovation and design management. Currently her research is focused on understanding how design skills and methods can be effectively integrated in the strategy and processes of companies, with a particular interest on the role of designers in innovation strategy and early development. Her research has been published in such journals as the Journal of Product Innovation Management, Journal of Business Ethics, and Journal of Service Management.
Industry Experience
  • Critom
  • VVA
  • KPMG
  • Philips 
  • KLM 
  • Ocè Canon
  • Several design consultancies