|19 October 2017||9:00am|
|MaGIC (Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre) View map|
|Admission RM 400 (Early Bird Price: RM 200)|
Design Thinking is a human-centered approach to innovation that draws from the designer’s toolkit to integrate the needs of people, the possibilities of technology, and the requirements for business success. Design Thinking can give your startup a competitive advantage in the marketplace and it is a methodology that is used by Fortune 500 companies and tech leaders to:
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The Design Thinking programme will help you to:
08:30 am – 10.00 am
Welcome, Check-in and Ice Breaker
10:00 am – 10.20 am
10:20 am – 12.00 pm
How to Design Think?
12.00 pm – 1.00 pm
1:00 pm – 3.30 pm
Generate Ideas to Solve Challenges
3.30 pm – 3.50 pm
3.50 pm – 5.00 pm
Create Project Buy-ins
5.00 pm – 5.30 pm
Learning Reflection & Check-out
End of Workshop
This program is aimed at aspiring founders who have an idea and want to start their own company; startup founders and leaders who are dedicated to build their venture into a successful, sustainable business; startup employees who find the startup movement exciting and rewarding and want to boost their skills; and SME/Corporates, who want to learn how to innovate like a startup.
Design Thinking for Startups is a hands-on workshop involving interaction between participants and facilitators.
RM 400 per person
Enjoy our early bird discounts of RM200, using the following promo code:
(Promo code: cnimagic) *Available for a limited time only.
Axle, a graduate of John Hopkins University, has spent the last 16 years working in the entrepreneurship, innovation and strategy field. He had an exciting career working in the first two Obama presidential campaigns, and then on entrepreneurship and innovation projects with the United States Department of Energy.
After attaining his Master’s in Design Strategy through the Open Master’s, he turned down job opportunities at the White House and decided to pursue an 18-month research sabbatical in South East Asia to explore the question: “How can a business generate happiness and reduce suffering in the world?” Now at Human Inc, he works as a Design Lead, specifically focused on strategic Research & Development (R&D), business development and workshop facilitation. Clients trained include bankers at CIMB, senior management at ING, middle managers at Singapore Airlines, Audit department Alliance Bank, startups at MaGIC, operations at Heineken Malaysia, emergent leaders at UEM.
Chris has 20 years of experience in the fields of innovation, entrepreneurship and facilitation of change and is a sought-for keynote speaker and process facilitator.
As a senior process consultant he has led and delivered large change management and innovation projects in Europe & South East Asia working in industries such as banking, insurance, fintech, IT/Tech, logistics, aviation, government and startup ecosystem etc.
Chris studied youth culture at SDU in Denmark and is a certified Systemic and Narrative Coach from DISPUK in Denmark and a certified GrowthWheel Business Advisor & Master Trainer.
He believes in the power of humanising business and applying human- centered design practices to build better products, services and experiences that solve problems users care about
At Human INC he supports companies in boosting learning, culture and innovation. Courses include Design Thinking for Non-Designers, Creative Leadership, Leading Innovation and Agile Projects.
Chris is a huge music lover (Jazz to Techno) and still DeeJays occasionally at select events.