Design Thinking Workshop

Design Thinking Workshop

In this one-day intensive workshop you will get a basic understanding of the Design Thinking mind-set, principles, key tools, and terminology.

For who?

The workshop suits anyone interested in the human-centered methodology for solving complex problems and designing better products, businesses, and services.

What will you achieve?

After an introduction to the theory and key concepts, you’ll have the opportunity to try some of the most common methods and tools on a hands-on imaginary case, spanning from the exploration of the problem space to the testing of a possible solution.

What can you take home?

We aim at giving you the capabilities to start practising the design thinking mindset and its key principles in your real-life situations.

Facilitators:Juha-Matti Kosonen, Andrea Vianello, & others
Language: Finnish, or English by request
Duration: 1 day
Location: Poijut Antell, Porkkalankatu 20
Price: 490€ (alv 0%) - breakfast and lunch included

Design Thinking in a nutshell

"Design Thinking is a human-centered approach to problem solving and innovation, which aims at integrating the needs of people, the possibilities of technology, and the requirements for business success". (IDEO).

In the last 20 years, it has been widely applied in different domains, such as education, business, and government settings to create better futures.

Read more
Design Thinking by IDEO.

About the facilitators

Andrea Vianello is a design researcher and UX designer at Siili since 2018. Previously, he was a postdoctoral researcher in Human-Computer Interaction at the Helsinki Institute for Information Technology and Aalto University. He received a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Udine, Italy, where he worked in the HCI Lab.

Juha-Matti Kosonen is a senior designer and a design leader, working mainly in service and business design context. He holds a Master's Degree from Aalto University's International Design Business Management -program, which integrates business, design, and technology.

We have not planned any dates for this course yet, but contact us if you want to know more.

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