This class is a 1-day workshop running from 10:30am -2:30pm.
In this interactive, 4-hour introduction to Design Sprints, well illustrate the process developed by Google Ventures & popularized in Jake Knapp's book, Sprint, by guiding you through ideating, prototyping & testing a new digital product.
Led by innovation & design strategy expert, Kandis OBrien & the team at The SIX, youll learn practical strategies to help you become a more effective problem solver & youll leave with an understanding of how to use the 5-day Design Sprint process to solve complex businesses & design challenges.
- How & when to conduct a Design Sprint- How to define & prioritize challenges & generate stakeholder alignment- How to understand your customers needs & pain points & map their interaction journeys- Proven approaches to ideation that are more effective than unstructured group brainstorming- Prototyping, sketching & testing potential solutions with real users for data driven decision making
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
This workshop is ideal for anyone trying to create better user experiences or build better digital products including product leaders, designers & development leads
WHAT TO BRING:
All materials will be supplied. Notebook is suggested for notes, no laptop needed.
INTERESTED IN TA-ING?
We've filled all TA spots for now! Check other events if you are interested in TAing a class.
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There are no refunds or make-ups for this course unless the class is rescheduled, moved to a different location or cancelled. If you end up being unable to attend any or all of these dates, the entire amount of your tuition will be donated to our scholarship fund to help other women who need financial assistance. Thank you for understanding.
We have 100% no drop-ins policy. Students that have not registered on Meetup before the class will not be accepted into the class. Please do not show up to a class without registering via Meetup, you will be turned away.
ABOUT THE TEACHER:Led by innovation & design strategy expert, Kandis OBrien & the team at The SIX
The Seidenberg School of Computer Science & Information Systems at Pace University prepares men & women for professional work, research, & lifelong participation in a new & dynamic information age. Located in the financial capital of the world, the Seidenberg School offers a wide variety of courses & exposure to internships & work with leading corporations, banks, federal agencies, & global entities. Degrees & certificates are conveniently available on Paces campuses in New York City & Westchester County as well as online & in special programs. Visit http://www.pace.edu/seidenberg/