Facilitating the Spread of Knowledge and Innovation in Professional Software Development

Write for InfoQ


Choose your language

InfoQ Homepage Presentations The Funny Thing About Innovation

The Funny Thing About Innovation



Tim Reid, an innovation consultant and a comedy writer, shares the tricks of the trade that help comedy professionals stay fresh and original and shows how all can become as creative as comedians.


Tim Reid spent over 20 years working with some of the world's most creative organizations, including global ad agencies and innovation consultancies, before having his first sitcom, Car Share, taken up by superstar comedian Peter Kay and commissioned by BBC One. As a coach, Tim has enabled hundreds of teams across the world re-ignite their own creative potential and have bigger, better ideas.

About the conference

Spark the Change is the UK’s only conference to bring people together and offer the practical skills to build stronger organisations and happier workplaces.

Recorded at:

Oct 16, 2015