Thank you to our sponsors
Joel Van Dyke, AIA, Freeman|Major Architects; Founding Partner DesignThinkers Group
Marc Bolick, Managing Partner, DesignThinkers Group
Workshop participants perform skit solving problem of employee retention
Triad Design Leadershop
The Architecture of Experience - Designing for People, Designing for Profitability
Triad Design Leadershop returns on March 4-5 hosted by the Center for Creative Economy. World class innovators from DesignThinkers Group, Joel Van Dyke and Marc Bolick will inform, enlighten and inspire business leaders like you to use great design to improve your business' bottom line. In both keynote and a hands on workshop, the speakers will share their expertise in using design thinking to craft memorable customer experiences for companies and organizations. 1 AIA-HSW credit is available for attending the Keynote, 6 Learning Units are available for attending the Workshop. Don't miss out on this opportunity!
FLYWHEEL | 525 Vine St. | Wake Forest Innovation Quarter | Winston-Salem, NC
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MARCH 4 | 6:00PM | Keynote
Networking at 5:30PM
Reception at 7:00PM
MARCH 5 | 9AM-4:30PM | Innovation Workshop
KEYNOTE | Early bird registration by Feb. 20 | $25
General Admission | After Feb. 20 | $35
Students | Valid ID | $15
WORKSHOP | Early bird registration by Feb. 20 | $99
General Admission| After Feb. 20 | $130
Students | Valid ID | $50
Value to Attendees
Learn the benefits of integrating design into the core of any business
Understand how design is beneficial to the bottom line
Receive a "road map" for implementing a design thinking process
AIA HSW credits and Learning Units available
Connect and network with like-minded business professionals
Joel Van Dyke, AIA, Founding Partner DesignThinkers Group, the US operation of the Amsterdam based firm, a global service innovation and strategy consultancy, with offices in twelve countries worldwide. DTG is a networked organization of inter-disciplinary colleagues who bring together knowledge and experience from a variety of backgrounds. Van Dyke's background in business and architecture positions him to think creatively about the application of design thinking and service innovation to business. He is the Managing Partner at Freeman|Major Architects in Greenville, SC. Van Dyke works to inspire businesses, organizations and their teams to create human-centered solutions to their unique problems by re-thinking, re-imagining, and re-designing products or services.
Marc Bolick, Managing Partner, DesignThinkers Group, BS Mech. Eng, MBA, MBI, has worked in all aspects of product and service creation for companies ranging from start-ups to mid-sized firms to Fortune 100 multinationals. He has led teams through successful product and service design projects in multiple industries including high tech manufacturing, research and development, marketing, and field service prior to co-founding a startup mobile applications business. He has worked on design and implementation of products and services for General Electric, Nucletron, Michelin, 10Best.com and a variety of early-stage companies.
Previous Triad Design Leadershop Events:
TDL Spring 2014 Event Overview: Ugly is Not Profitable