WORKSHOP - Innovation and what it entails

  • 05 Mar 2019
  • 18:30 - 20:30
  • CAGI, Route de Ferney 106, 1202 Genève / La Maison Rose
  • 6


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What is Innovation?

Have you heard about Agile Mindset?

Ever wondered what Lean Start up method means and what the difference between this method and design thinking

This workshop, led by Hulya Kurt and Tumay Yenli, the owners of InnKick Consulting, will provide a high-level introduction to the different methodologies of Design Thinking, Lean startup and comparisons between both models.  

The workshop will cover Agile Mindset and why it is so important to be agile in this dynamic world. We will walk through Business Model canvas in combination with hands-on exercise and get real-life examples of innovative ideas, their reasons for failure and how to avoid the typical traps.

We will cover another vital aspect: how to validate your solution with the end users and what type of trigger questions can be used to ensure that. You will also get a glimpse into pitching your idea/solution in an interactive setting as you would need to win over supporters and potential investors

About Hulya Kurt
Hulya Kurt, originally Turkish, grew up in Germany and started her career in Istanbul. Within her 30 years at Thomson Reuters, she occupied many positions, ranging from Business Admin Manager to Global Customer Experience Lead. Hulya is very flexible and is forever looking for improvements, whether in processes or offerings. She got interested in Innovation and the different methods that can be used to foster it and became a certified innovation facilitator. 

About Tumay Yenli

Moved to Geneva in 2007, Tumay worked at a Swiss NGO that promotes women empowerment. Tumay joined Thomson Reuters in 2010 as a Customer Service Professional in financial operations, and since then she has developed a passion in creating and helping others create better solutions and innovative business ideas.

Come join us for this interactive workshop!


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