Webinar - Design Thinking and Innovative Thinking Techniques

1 day courseIn Ottawa, ON
  • July 20, 20201:00pm - 4:00pm
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  • August 21, 20201:00pm - 4:00pm
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Innovative approaches to public policy and programs demand different ways of thinking. Federal government leaders are seeking new ideas for policy solutions. How to do “design thinking”, “integrative thinking”, “lateral thinking” and other creative ways of re-imagining policy problems. How to run your own Design Lab.

What you will gain

  • An understanding of the concepts and practical applications of “design thinking”, “integrative thinking”, “lateral thinking” and other creative ways of re-imagining policy problems.
  • The application of innovative thinking to public policy and programs.
  • Best practice ways to design and run a Design Lab and to generate measurable results.

Who should attend?

Typical attendee profile(s):

Policy analysts, new and experienced, who have an interest in innovation and new directions in policy. Operational and program delivery staff, who want to improve program results and outcomes. Public servants who want to expand their skills in innovative thinking and policy-making.

Course fee(s)

$390 per attendee

As a not-for-profit organization, the IOG does not charge HST.

Registration is done through an online registration system where you can select to pay by credit card or request an invoice.

Group discounts

If you have more than two people attending, you may be eligible for a group discount. Contact us for details at 613-562-0090 or learningcentre@iog.ca.

Main contact

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Learning Centre
Phone
(613) 562-0090 ext. 200
1 day courseIn Ottawa, ON
  • July 20, 20201:00pm - 4:00pm
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  • August 21, 20201:00pm - 4:00pm
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The IOG value-added

All IOG courses are prepared and taught by those who have held senior positions in the federal government. They are guided by a Learning Committee of senior federal government public servants.

For those who wish to have an adapted course that is specific to their issues and requirements, customized course offerings can be delivered on request for branches, teams or groups, in English or French in any part of the country.

The IOG also offers the Coaching Circle, to assist executives and officers at all levels of government as well as non-profit and other organizations in the development of their leadership skills.

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