Ilya Ilyin, Ph.D.
Dr. Ilyin helps world-leading clients build a process and culture for innovation through innovation projects and long-term collaboration programs. His 16+ years of consulting experience involves new product and technology development and implementation. He also participates in the ongoing refinement and customization of GEN3's methodology.
Prior to GEN3, Dr. Ilyin was an Innovation Consultant, Head of Department and Project Manager at Pragmatic Vision International and Invention Machine Corporation. He has significant experience in delivering practical solutions for the world's most recognized companies.
Dr. Ilyin is the author of more than 15 patents and applications. He has presented at many international conferences and is the author of over 30 articles and a textbook.
Dr. Ilyin is also the CTO and General Manager of Advanced Preservation Technologies, Inc., a firm that focuses on developing technology for the preservation of blood components.
Education & Professional Certifications
Dr. Ilyin holds a Master's degree in Applied Mathematics and a Ph.D. in Bioengineering from Polytechnic University in St. Petersburg, Russia. He also earned an MBA from Babson College. Dr. Ilyin is a certified Level 4 TRIZ Practitioner.