Techniques that you will build on: Value Creation & Design Thinking; Global to Local Challenge Exploration; Digital Transformation Design;
Learn how frame your global challenge and engage others in designing local solutions: Prototyping Creative Solutions: End User Testing & Customer Validation; Key Stakeholder Engagement; Pitching & Presentation Skills
Expand your networking capabilities in an international context: Learn co-creation skills to expand your own ideas and perspectives into bigger horizons and what is possible to achieve by collaborating with others
The on-line 6 week course explores sustainable Innovation in the framework of Social Entrepreneurship and creative problem solving, working in a multi-disciplinary, multicultural international groups
Participants will have a unique opportunity to explore global calls for action in tackling some of the world’s big challenges and sustainable development goals. To apply design thinking in creative problem solving through tangible ‘trial and error’ design solutions. To create a focus on what really matters in contributing to a positive impact in the world
Over six weeks, distinguished lecturers from different institutions globally, will tutor and coach students in an intensive online practical skills program.
Participating students can earn 3 ECTS in the Sustainable Innovation Boot Camp. The Sustainable Innovation Boot Camp on-line program is a collaboration between the Hogeschool van Amsterdam (HvA), The Netherlands, the Hochschule Kempten, Germany and St. Petersburg State University of Economics.
Read more about the program, costs and ECTS in the brochure.
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We believe that a good intercultural mix and a good represenation of the world‘s ecosystem is key to making meaningful innovation happen. During the Boot Camp you will work together with students from all different nationalities, education backgrounds, and expertise.
Share and test your ideas by digging deeper into the problem statement, creating persona and making customer journeys. Throughout the process there are a number of pitches in different energizing formats. Of course you will also go out and validate your innovative idea or product.
In this course you will learn the skills of rapid prototyping a concept or a product. This can be paper prototyping, interactive prototypes, or building it with LEGO Education. You will aslo create a business model by applying the right methods and tools (e. g. Business Model Canvas).