Mini-Workshop on Capacity Building Toward Social Innovation | Asian Development Bank

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Mini-Workshop on Capacity Building Toward Social Innovation

Event | 19 January 2018 ADBI, Tokyo, Japan
Time of event

16:00–18:00

Background

Innovation is expected to become commonplace in the future. In this mini-workshop, “commonplace in the future” is ideated based on the i.school method.

i.school is an educational program for developing the ability to create innovative ideas for products, services, business models, and social systems. It started in 2009 at the University of Tokyo and emphasizes the importance of human-centered innovation.

The mini-workshop will use APISNOTE, a web-based tool with digital sticky notes, developed at i.school to allow remote participation in workshops.

Objectives

To gather professionals and experts at ADBI and introduce them to

  • the i.school method of workshop using analogical and cognitive thinking and ideation; and
  • APISNOTE, a digital application for collaboration and ideation.
Participants

Senior experts, project consultants, research associates, and professional staff at ADBI

Participant responsibilities
  • Actively join discussions and share views and experiences
  • Bring their own laptops to be able to access APISNOTE
Output

Better understanding of the i.school workshop method, APISNOTE, social innovation, and ideation

How to get there

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How to register

By invitation only