Design Thinking

Foster innovation in post-pandemic times

An onsite workshop hosted by the

University for Peace - established by the UN General Assembly

June 30 - July 1, 2023

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“ENABLING PEOPLE TO GAIN INNOVATION CONFIDENCE IS AS IMPORTANT AS GAINING LITERACY SKILLS.”

DAVID KELLY, FOUNDER OF IDEO AND STANFORD D. SCHOOL

June 30 - July 1, 2023

2-day onsite course

Only 16 spots available

Register now!

“ENABLING PEOPLE TO GAIN INNOVATION CONFIDENCE IS AS IMPORTANT AS GAINING LITERACY SKILLS.”

DAVID KELLY, FOUNDER OF IDEO AND STANFORD D. SCHOOL.

June 30 - July 1, 2o23

2-day onsite course

Only 16 spots available

Register now!

Design Thinking, an approach to problem solving and innovation that brings together empathy, creativity and rationality in a solution-focused process

Are you facing challenges that are not easily addressed through a conventional problem-solving approaches? Do you need to stimulate innovation in your organization? Design Thinking has been developed for anyone with a desire to cultivate a methodology for innovation.

Workshop Benefits

Have learnt a powerful new process and mindset applicable to your professional challenges

Have seen examples and practiced the process of Design Thinking in various scenarios

Earn a certification in Design Thinking from the University for Peace, established by the General Assembly of the United Nations

Structure & Session Topics

The course is designed to be a practical and hands-on workshop, allowing space for sharing and peer-to-peer learning. Spanning two full days on campus, we'll cover a variety of introspective activities, theory, and small group application.

Agenda Highlights:

  • Overview of the Design Thinking process
  • Living Examples of Design Thinking in Action
  • Extending Your Creative Confidence with Design Thinking
  • Applying Design Thinking to Actual Challenges
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The Facilitator

Mohit Mukherjee is an innovator in the learning and development area, with nearly two decades of experience working with professionals from around the world in the areas of innovation, leadership, and well-being.  Since 2006, he has been leading the Centre for Executive Education at University established by the United Nations.

Mohit’s background includes management consulting with A.T. Kearney, working with a global non-profit with a focus on sustainable development, leading a private-public partnership, and starting a profitable education enterprise. Mohit is also committed to youth entrepreneurship and recently authored a handbook for social innovators.  

Mohit has a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University and did his Master’s at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. He was born in Greece to Indian parents and currently resides in South Florida.

The Investment

Course tuition $950.

We offer flexible payment plans should it be helpful. Write us at centre@upeace.org for more details!

**Enroll with a friend a receive a 10% discount**

The course starts on June 30, 2023:

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