Welcome to our Facilitator Directory. The CEF community includes some of the most gifted and experienced facilitators of Creative Problem Solving, strategic planning, innovation, team building, change management, and more. Our online directory gives you access to a global network of best-in-class facilitators and trainers to help you deliver better outcomes by improving the effectiveness of your next meeting, session, workshop, conference or lab.
To be eligible to post on the Facilitator’s Database you must:
– Have been a Leader at the Creative Problem Solving Institute within the last three years.
– Be in good standing with the Creative Education Foundation.
All applications are reviewed before posting and final decisions about eligibility are determined by CEF.
- Subject Matter Expert / Speaker
- Innovation Facilitation (New products; services)
- Strategic Planning
- Branding / Brand Image / Brand Strategy
- Training Others in Creativity/Facilitation/CPS
- Advertising / Branding / Marketing
- Business / Industrial
- Consumer Packaged Goods
- Financial Services
- Health / Medical
- New Products & Services
- Non-Profit Organizations
- Tourism / Travel
- CEF Member
- CPSI Core Faculty (18 Hour Course)
- CPSI Presenter
Peter Zapf is a design planner focused on helping organizations realize what is next for their stakeholders through a values-driven design process. As Design Planning Lead at Fogpilot, a Chicago-based consultancy, he facilitates strategic planning, brand design, and creative problem solving workshops.
He has worked in advertising and marketing since 1986, writing and providing marketing strategy at nationally renowned agencies including Carmichael Lynch, DDB, The Leap Partnership, McConnaughy Stein Schmidt Brown, and :gyro.
In addition to his Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN, Zapf has a Masters of Design Methods degree (MDM) from Illinois Institute of Technology Institute of Design, a leading center for human-centered innovation planning education. He is also certified FourSight facilitator.
Zapf is also an adjunct professor at the Institute of Design and teaches Design Analysis and Synthesis and conducts innovations workshops with its executive education team. He also is a guest lecturer at the University of Notre Dame Stayer Center for Executive Education for its Certificate of Innovation Mentors program.
For reasons he yet to grasp, he twice completed a 14-day course from the Boulder Outdoor Survival School (BOSS) located in Boulder, Utah.