A 2-day, hands-on workshop designed to help you learn by practicing the tools & techniques within the Google Ventures Design Sprint.
First of all, what is a design sprint?
A framework – it’s many different tools structured inside of a process to answer critical business questions.
To even go one step further than that, it’s a cyclical problem-solving process that enables a team to adopt the principles of Design Thinking for rapid ideation that leads to building, testing, and validating a new or existing product, service or feature in just 5-days.
With design sprints, you can expect to revolutionize the way your team: answers critical business questions, jump-starts projects, and defines marketing and growth strategies.
Why you should Attend?
- Learn how to build a Customer Journey
- Become an expert in ideation and solution sketching
- Learn how to storyboard as a group
- Experience prototyping best practices
- Learn how to make sense of customer testing insights
- Basically, compile solutions, build and test a functional prototype
Who should Attend?
This intensive workshop is best suited for individuals who will run or facilitate Design Sprints in their organization and need to set the stage for a success or need to get stakeholder buy-in to run their next Design Sprint.
Innovation Managers / Product Managers / Executives at large companies / Startup founders / UX Leads / UX UI Designers / Dev Leads / Engineers / Marketers
Meet your Design Coach:
John Vetan – Design Sprint Strategist & Co-founder Design Sprint Academy and New Haircut
John Vetan is an entrepreneur and digital enthusiast with over 15 years of experience bringing innovation into organizations. He has chartered the evolution of New Haircut’s Design Thinking process and currently, as founder and strategist at the Design Sprint Academy, is helping organizations around the world to use and adopt Design Sprints as an effective way to innovate. Over the past 2 years, Design Sprint Academy has developed additional training programs to complement the design sprint process, particularly centered on problem framing and train the
trainer. Design Sprint Academy also runs training session together with InVision and at Google’s own Sprint Master Academy.
Trainer & Collaborator Design Sprint Academy
As a trainer and human resources consultant Codruta dedicated her career to understanding the human nature and what teams need in order to perform. Over the last 14 years, she has facilitated hundreds of workshops for numerous multinational companies on different topics like Train the Trainers, Team Effectiveness, Team Coaching, Emotional Intelligence.
Frequently asked questions:
Q1. What are the prerequisites and eligibility criteria?
Ans: There is no eligibility criteria set for the course. But it is essential to come with an open mind and be OK with ambiguity.
Q2. What are the requirements for the workshop?
Ans: Laptop is desirable to have but not mandatory. There are no other requirements – software or otherwise.
Q3. What is the duration of the course?
Ans: 2 days (8 hours each day).
Q4. What will be the mode of training?
Ans: Case studies, detailed presentations in classroom, Individual and group exercises and playback, games and field research.