CAMP Festival 2019

2019-10-07 00:00:00 2019-10-08 00:00:00 America/Toronto CAMP Festival 2019 Are you an industry professional, independent artist, a student or an educator looking for a creative spark? Have you always wanted to know more and stay relevant in an industry that’s in constant flux? Do you want to be inspired? CAMP Festival is two solidly packed days of cutting-edge creative technology, art and design, with hand-picked speakers from around the world coming together in Calgary. Calgary FITC Calgary

Presentation


Overview

What do a good improv comedian and designer have in common? They both actively listen, collaborate and create. Improv has been used to foster personal and professional growth in a variety of fields. In this workshop, participants will strengthen their communication and collaboration skills, develop empathy toward their users and create new ideas through improv activities.

Objective

Strengthen communication and collaboration skills, develop empathy toward users and create new ideas through improv activities.

Target Audience

Entry to senior level designers

Assumed Audience Knowledge

A basic understanding of design is all that is needed for this session.

Five Things Audience Members Will Learn

  1. Communication skills
  2. Collaboration techniques
  3. End-user empathy
  4. Design thinking skills
  5. Brainstorming creativity