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Design Thinking
Workshop

Learn how to design with empathy

Why not learn a new hard-skill that can help you dramatically solve design problems and create new opportunities? This workshop is for teams who want to learn about Design Thinking and get hands-on experience using the latest tools and techniques.

Participants in our high energy workshops learn to set aside their preconceived ideas and discover how to empathize with stakeholders as they acquire new design skills in multi-disciplinary teams tackling real-life challenges.

Akendi design thinking and innovation workshop

embedding innovation

  • 1-Day workshop with real-world challenges
  • 2-Day workshop with tailored projects and deeper method exploration
  • Tackle design issues in cross-functional teams

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What you get

  • Explore the benefits of the Design Thinking methodology: discover user needs, extract insight, and leverage empathy to drive innovation.
  • Get hands-on experience with the latest in ethnographic research, diverging and converging techniques, and rapid prototyping
  • No design or coding skills required! This workshop is perfect for UXers, Strategists, Designers, Founders, and anyone who wants to learn an in-demand hard-skill that delivers!
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How we do it Timing: 1 - 2 days

  • Discuss your learning objectives for the team as it relates to design thinking. What design thinking learning impact are you looking for?
  • Our 1-Day workshop operates with four 90-minute hands-on applied learning sprints that allow for cross-functional teams to apply their learning on contextual design challenges, while also reflecting and sharing.
  • 2-Day workshops, which are exclusively for our corporate partners, use tailored challenges, deeper method exploration and hands-on activities
  • Our experienced team mentors each participant team through an end-to-end organizational challenge in a safe training environment so that all develop their problem-solving skills without risk.
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What you get

Workshop participants will:

Workshop participants will:

  • Explore the benefits of the Design Thinking methodology: discover user needs, extract insight, and leverage empathy to drive innovation.
  • Get hands-on experience with the latest in ethnographic research, diverging and converging techniques, and rapid prototyping
  • No design or coding skills required! This workshop is perfect for UXers, Strategists, Designers, Founders, and anyone who wants to learn an in-demand hard-skill that delivers!

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Clients we've helped with experience strategy

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Clients we've helped with Experience Strategy

Telco

Blackberry

Telus

Rogers

Finance & Insurance

Interac

RBC

Global Analytics

Aviva

Government & Public Service

NR Can

Treasury Board of Canada

York Region

OTPP

Healthcare

Humanware

CDHF

XSensor


Our approach
Our Experience Thinking process underpins every project we undertake. It recognizes users and stakeholders as critical contributors to the design cycle. The result is powerful insights and intuitive design solutions that meet real users' and customers' needs.
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About Akendi

Akendi is a human experience design firm, leveraging equal parts experience research and creative design excellence. We provide strategic insights and analysis about customer and user behaviour and combine this knowledge with inspired design. The results enable organizations to improve effectiveness, engage users and provide remarkable customer experiences to their audiences.