Dorte Nielsen, M.Sc., is a creativity expert, author and keynote speaker. She is the founder of Center for Creative Thinking, Our Sustainable Future and the brand Creative Thinker. She has dedicated her life to help others become better creative thinkers. She was educated at The Graphic Arts Institute of Denmark, The School of Communication Arts in London, and holds a Master of Science in Creativity from the International Center for Studies in Creativity, New York.
After her advertising career in London, she has been teaching and researching creativity. She founded a bachelor degree programme for conceptual thinkers and made it one of the most award-winning creative bachelors programmes in the world. After her success in training creativity at the university level, Dorte took her uniquely effective creativity curriculum to primary schools.
Dorte Nielsen is the author of 10 books, 2 games and thinking tools. Her books are published in 11 languages and are sold in 65 countries. In 2020 she received the Alumni Achievement Award by The International Center for Studies in Creativity, New York State University and the Creative Achievement Award by Creative Circle for her contributions to the field of creativity.