Peter Scott

Portrait of Peter Scott

Graduate Research Assistant, sLab
Alumnus, SFI Program

Peter Scott's career focuses on the arts, adult learning in business and entrepreneurship education. Social innovation, systems and design thinking approaches, and education are central areas of his research interest.

Peter has worked at the University of Toronto Rotman School of Management Executive Programs as a program manager for a small business program. He has taken several entrepreneurship business certificate programs including MIT Sloan School of Management, Wharton School of Business, INSEAD School of Business and Rotman School. Peter has a Masters of Design in Strategic Foresight & Innovation from OCAD University and a BFA (honours) in fine arts from York University.

Peter’s Major Research Project (MRP)/Thesis at OCAD University is entitled Emerging Social Finance Education Values, and has written several blog posts on the topic including at SocialFinance.ca http://socialfinance.ca/2014/07/14/brazilian-forum-social-finance-impact-business/ and the Toronto International Microfinance Summit, Book club blog http://www.torontomicrofinancebookclub.com.