Howard Stein is a teacher, facilitator and consultant in the area of creativity and innovation. He currently teaches a course at the ICCCR on the application of creativity to the area of conflict resolution and negotiation. In addition he consults with Fortune 500 as well as not-for-profit organizations to foster workplace climates that allow for greater creativity and innovation. Mr. Stein graduated from Boston University with a B.S. in Broadcasting and Film as an award winning filmmaker. He received his MA in Social-Organizational Psychology as well as a Certificate in Conflict Resolution from Columbia University. Prior to consulting, Mr. Stein was a Director at the Center for Educational Outreach and Innovation at Teachers College Columbia University.