Many companies around the world are seeking ways to improve culture performance and develop innovative ideas and products more quickly and efficiently. With Japanese Design Thinking they are recasting their relationships with employees—very often modelling their efforts on approaches adopted by world-class Japanese companies, such as Toyota, Panasonic and Nissan.
This highly sought provoking 1-day program will give you a practical level of understanding on the Japanese Design Thinking principles, key tools and terminology. This is a hands-on course, where you will be learning by thinking and doing.
What you'll learn
How to successfully innovate by experiencing two real Design Thinking Projects;
How to remove ego from the design process to draw in other points of view;
A mindset to solve complex problems;
Practical research tools to drive empathy in your projects, how to co-create and collaborate with customers and how to prototype any idea, be it a product, a service or a business.
Along with a range of take-away tools for practical implementation. You’ll have the opportunity to apply your learning to real problems, and be guided in each exercise by a world-class expert in Japanese Design Thinking and human-centred design. By the end of the day, you’ll not only have discovered the What and Why of Japanese Design Thinking, you’ll have learnt and actioned the How, ensuring that your experience is both enlightening and constructive.