CAMP Festival 2019
DesignDevInspire
  • 2019-10-07 00:00:00 2019-10-08 00:00:00 America/Toronto CAMP Festival 2019 Calgary FITC
  • Calgary
  • #CAMPFEST19

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