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December 3 - December 5

The 20th edition of GeoSmart India will bring together the evolving world of geospatial and emerging technologies — a revolution that is set to transform every aspect of our lives. GeoSmart India has found its place at the heart of the Indian geospatial scene and through our past 19 editions, we have emerged as India’s largest geospatial event. Global technology giants, decision-makers, thought leaders, venture capitalists, start-ups and the Indian geospatial diaspora— the entire landscape of New India will come together on the 3-5 December 2019 in Hyderabad.

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9:00 am

Design Thinking: Upholding User Needs & Aspirations for Innovation

December 3 to 5 @ 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Design Thinking: Upholding User Needs & Aspirations for Innovation – Venue, JW Marriott Hotel Bengaluru, 24, 1, Vittal Mallya Rd, KG Halli, Shanthala Nagar, Ashok Nagar
Bangalore, Karnataka 560001 India

A hands-on workshop to revolutionise products, services, and systems through Design Thinking' Design Thinking is a human-centred design process, undertaken by designers to solve complex (wicked) design problems when they design & develop new products/services. The uniqueness of Design Thinking is in 'upholding user needs and aspirations for innovation’. It begins by gaining in-depth user-insights through empathy, followed by creative ideation to innovate new concepts, prototype them and finally test with users to check the usability, viability and feasibility. Businesses today, have enormously benefitted from Design Thinking to solve increasingly complex and difficult problems across different sectors. Furthermore, many businesses and organisations have achieved higher business success rate by boosting Design Thinking culture to drive innovation. This short term certificate program ‘Design Thinking: Upholding User Needs & Aspirations for Innovation’ will help participants experience the power of this innovative problem solving approach through lectures, case studies and hands-on workshop. Participants will learn various techniques employed in different stages of Design Thinking in the workshop. KEY OBJECTIVES/LEARNING OUTCOMES Cultivate Design Thinking ability as culture to drive innovation in your organisation. Develop mindset to work closely with (for) users while designing, innovating, developing and testing solutions for new products, services and systems. Develop capability to arrive at deeper user insights by empathising with potential users through observational research and in-depth interviewing. Ability to participate and conduct constructive brainstorming sessions, ideation sessions in interdisciplinary team in search of new ideas and solutions. Developing skills for making and presenting prototypes of the envisaged solutions individually and in team. Develop ability to test solution and work on feedback loops. WHO MAY BENEFIT:  Senior and Middle Management from different domains & sectors Design Team Research and Development team Project Leads Product Managers Marketing and Sales team Business Analysts Design Enthusiasts Design Coach Dr.Nishant Sharma - Professor at Industrial Design Centre, IIT Bombay

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Playshop on Innovation & Design for Global Leaders

December 3 @ 9:00 am to 5:30 pm
Playshop on Innovation & Design for Global Leaders – Venue, Bangalore International Centre (BIC), No. 7, 4th Main Rd, Stage 2, Domlur,
Bangalore, Karnataka 560071 India
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A Playful & Hands-On Workshop using LEGO(R) SERIOUS PLAY(R) The culture of innovation is the core of growth in the 21st century and yet many organisations struggle to institutionalise it as a way of life. This culture of innovation helps organisations fend off disruptions and become a market leader. It helps in bringing cost-cutting programs and better margins while reinventing the organisation for growth simultaneously. LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® is a methodology for exploring and dealing with real issues and challenges in real-time.  It is a science-based process and draws on extensive research from the fields of business, organisational development, psychology, and learning is based on the concept of “hand knowledge”. Who should attend? Business & Design leaders who want to transform the business and create constant value for their organisation by practicing design & blending them with innovation Outcomes Learn the concept of 3rd way of innovation Understand the interplay of design, gamification, and innovation for business growth Blend 4D Visualizing into design thinking & systems thinking projects Unleashing Creative Thinking for accelerated innovation Learn to build the culture of innovation For queries, please write to info@design4india.in

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