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Design Thinking Workshop

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CoLab

312 S. Barstow St.

#2

Eau Claire, WI 54701

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Learn how to take your idea from a raw concept to a workable solution in this fast-paced, hands-on workshop!

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WHAT IS DESIGN THINKING?

Design thinking is a process for creative problem-solving using a human-centered approach:

FRAMING: understanding the current situation from a human-centered and empathetic point of view.

IDEATING: conceptualizing and exploring ideas that might address unmet needs.

EXPERIMENTING: trying out ideas in order to learn more.

GOALS OF THE WORKSHOP

• Become acquainted with your own design thinking qualities.

• Practice design thinking.

• Gain confidence and practical inspiration for participating in the Destination Medical Center Assistive Tech Challenge Pitch Competition.

LEARN TO PRACTICE DESIGN THINKING QUALITIES

• Human-centered & empathetic thinking

• Collaboration & participation

• Risk taking & embracing failure

• Dynamic mindset

• Dealing with ambiguity

• Reflection & critical thinking

• Visual communication

• Prototyping & testing

• Optimism

This event is free and open to the public. Food will be provided to participants.

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