Gilbert with judges and awardee's
Gilbert with ECIE judges and award winners

MCAD's Cindy Gilbert, director of the MA in the sustainable design program, has received the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Teaching Excellence Award from the annual European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ECIE) that was held at the Novancia Business School in Paris, France, in late September 2017.

Gilbert was nominated —along with thirty others from thirteen different countries— for the award. Gilbert wrote a case history about the Sustainability Toolkit and Instructor’s Guide that she developed with colleagues at VentureWell. She presented her case history to a panel of judges and an audience of conference goers along with nine other finalists and received a teaching award along with Mohd Sirhajwan Idek from Malaysia, Dmitry Shaytan from Russia, and David Gibson of the United Kingdom.

Learn More