Planning for a Startup? Wish to learn how to capture opportunities that keep you class apart?
Presenting to you: TechStars Startup Weekend Design Thinking and Ideation Workshop by Prof Kaustubh Dhargalkar. Join us to show your Creative Skills!!!
Venue: IISER Pune
Date: October 14, 2017
Embark on the journey with Prof. Kaustubh Dhargalkar, mentor of Innovation and Management at CIIE- IIM Ahmedabad; to apply Design thinking to arrive at effective, innovative solutions for the market.
What is Design Thinking and Why is it essential for Startups?
Design Thinking is a systematic process of thinking which empowers even the most traditional thinker to develop new, innovative solutions to the problem at hand. Everybody can be creative by following this process – it is human-centred creativity with purpose.
A successful company needs to have a unique product that adds value to the market. Utilizing elements from the designer’s toolkit, such a product can be created.
About the Facilitator
Prof Kaustubh Dhargalkar is a serial entrepreneur, has co-founded five companies till date, is currently a mentor at CIIE-IIM Ahmedabad and is also active on startup forums like Weekend Ventures, Economic Times- Power of Ideas etc.
Visualising unique & sustainable Business Models is his forte. He specialises in bringing out the creative force in organisations. Prof Dhargalkar is associated with corporates like Mercedes Benz, Daimler, Citibank, HP, Deloitte, Mahindra Group, Yes Bank, Accenture, RPG Group, L&T and many others as a Design Thinking Trainer and an ‘Innovation & Strategy Consultant’.
He also has been the invited speaker at two TEDx events till date.