Intersection's Human-Centered Design education collaboratory 

WE TEACH WHAT WE PRACTICE: HUMAN-CENTERED DESIGN THINKING

 

We aim to transfer knowledge and wisdom through teaching, mentoring and integrating Human-Centered Design Thinking into the culture of organizations.

Through our Power of Collective Thought™ we mobilize innovation. We connect world class creative expertise to world class business expertise thus creating a dynamic interdisciplinary exchange of ideas, expertise and new business opportunities.​

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www.thedesignacademy.com

Current

Workshops.

Earn Your Ambassador Badge
Human-Centered Design Thinking 2 Day Fundamentals - San Diego, CA
November 6 - 7,  2019

Join our Two-day Ambassador workshop to experience the value of Design Thinking.

  • Small class size for more individual attention.

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  • Hands-on with a focus on learning-by-doing, using several different practice exercises based on The Design Academy design thinking toolkit.

  • Facilitated by experienced practitioners who work in the design industry and have been trained on different methodologies.

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  • Applies to different industries and design challenges, including digital products, physical products, services, processes and policies, and applicable across the entire product/service development lifestyle (front end and back end).​​​

 

Awareness Workshop

San Diego, California

The Design Academy, our educational and research collaboratory, hosts hands-on, interactive workshops to introduce a framework for practicing the disclipline of Human Centered Design.

 

Curious about Human-Centered Design? Join our one-day AWARENESS workshop to experience the value of Design Thinking.

 

Awareness Workshop Overview

This one-day workshop introduces participants to the discipline of Human-Centred Design / Design Thinking.

Led by practicing industry professionals, participants identify a challenge topic, ideate solutions, develop a prototype

and user-test a final design. This is a fun, interactive way to expose any individual or organization

to creative-problem-solving techniques.

Who Should Attend?
 

Those who wish to accelerate innovation within their organization, solve business challenges creatively, are interested in Human-Centred Design (Design Thinking), or who want to improve their skills in these areas, including: 

 

  • Product managers, designers, researchers, user experience professionals, marketers, consultants, engineers, and learning professionals interested in Human-Centred Design.

  • Business, non-profit, government, and academic leaders involved in embedding design thinking and innovation into their organziations.

 

How is the course different?


Practical and hands-on with a focus on learning-by-doing, using several different practice exercises that 
combine individual work with small group collaboration.


Taught by experienced practitioners (not professional facilitators who teach the material but have never practiced it themselves) working in product, service and experience design.


Flexible framework and methods relevant to different industries and design challenges, including digital products, physical products, services, processes and policies, and applicable across the entire product/service development 
lifestyle (front end and back end).

For more information


We invite you to visit the The Design Academy, Inc. website for the full list of workshops. 

For inquiries or registrations, please contact events@thedesignacademy.com or 858 490 0063.

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