【Call for Participants】Design Thinking Workshop presented by Stanford University d.school lecturers


d.school は、シリコンバレーのみならず、世界のイノベーションに影響を与える、デザイン思考の世界的発信地として有名です。早稲田にいながらデザイン思考の総本山から学べる貴重な機会です。ぜひご参加ください。

WASEDA-EDGE Global Talent Development Program welcomes d.school lecturers from Stanford University to hold an idea creating workshop, utilizing design thinking* methodology.
d.school aims to create an educational experience that helps people unlock their creative possibilities and adapt to the world. It is renowned as a global base for the transmission of design thinking that influences innovation not only in Silicon Valley but in the world.
It is an invaluable opportunity to learn from the headquarter of design thinking, while being in Waseda.
We look forward to your entry!

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◆全日程 必ずご参加いただける方のみお申込みください。

◆Complete online style, and provide various learning methods unique to the online.
◆All lectures are held in English (English proficiency standard: over TOEIC 750 score)
◆This is a participatory workshop** where participants work on projects in preassigned groups.
◆Only participants who can attend the entire program are eligible to apply.

* What is design thinking?

Design thinking is an approach for applying design skills and methods to frame opportunities and create innovative solutions—in design and other disciplines. This approach can be used for creating new products, systems, and services.

** Workshop description:

This workshop will be a participatory introduction to the skills and methods of design thinking. Students will participate in discussions and activities in order to practice and to identify ways they can use design skills in their own work
■主 催Host

WASEDA-EDGE 人材育成プログラムWASEDA-EDGE Global Talent Development Program


Sunday, December 12, 8:30am to 1:00pm (Tokyo)
Saturday, December 18, 8:30am to 1:00pm (Tokyo)
Sunday, December 19, 8:30am to 1:00pm (Tokyo)
* Times may change due to the structure of the program.

■参加対象Applicant Eligibility

Skyward EDGEコンソーシアムに所属する大学(滋賀医科大学、東京理科大学、山形大学、多摩美術大学、早稲田大学)に属する大学院生(強い希望があれば学部3年生以上も可)。社会人。
※教員(若手研究者)等は応相談。 Graduate students of Skyward EDGE consortium member universities(Shiga University of Medical Science, Tokyo University of Science, Yamagata University, Tama Art University, Waseda University) and career people
* Junior and senior undergraduate students with a strong desire are also welcome.
* Faculty members (young researchers), etc. are subject to negotiation.



■定 員Capacity

40名40 people
* If the number of applicants exceeds capacity, a selection will be made.

■参加費Participation Fee

学生:無料Students: Free
社会人:10万円(税込)Career people: 100,000 yen (in advance)
    (Including students do not graduate Skyward EDGE consortium member universities.)

■申込〆切Application Deadline

Thursday, October 7, 2021Tuersday, October 19, 2021

■講 師Lecturers

Thomas Both

Thomas is a designer and design educator whose passion is helping people understand the practice of human-centered design—and their ability as designers—to innovate how they learn, think, and solve problems. He is director of the Designing for Social Systems program at the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (d.school) at Stanford University. In this program, he teaches professionals how to apply design thinking to complex social challenges and facilitates workshops for social impact leaders to develop a more human and strategic practice.

Scott Witthoft

Professional space and product designer; Associate Professor of Practice at University of Texas at Austin; former Fellow and lecturer at the Stanford University d.school. Scott is author of the book “Make Space,” a tool for designing collaborative spaces. He has a professional background in structural engineering.

David Janka

Design consultant and creative strategist; former Fellow and current lecturer at the Stanford University d.school. David has a medical degree from Stanford and works to integrate design thinking principles into medical education, healthcare delivery, and medical device design.

島岡未来子(早稲田大学リサーチイノベーションセンター、教授/WASEDA-EDGE人材育成プログラム事務局長) Mikiko Shimaoka; Professor at Research Innovation Center, Waseda University/ General Manager, WASEDA-EDGE program)

■会 場Venue

オンライン(使用予定ツール:Zoom, Mural等)online (tool:zoom、Mural etc.)
* Requires a PC connected to the network: We will use several online tools simultaneously, you need to have PC with stable high speed network connection. (PC with mobile device over Wi-Fi connection is not recommended.)

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