Using Design Thinking to Help Your Campus Consider a Breakthrough

Thursday, May 01 | 3:30pm - 4:15pm | Harborside Ballroom A
Session Type: Professional Development

Design thinking is a creative, disciplined approach to the process of understanding a problem and generating new ideas to solve it. This session will include a brief introduction to the "mind-set" of design thinking and some design thinking skills. In this session, we will work together in using design thinking skills for framing innovations to improve student success and sustainability at our institutions. You will leave with tools to begin using design thinking as an approach in your own work and a clearer understanding of innovation with technology to drive student success.


Understand the basic principles and skills of design thinking * Explore how design thinking can help create breakthrough models * Practice using design thinking skills