Here is an opportunity to learn innovation directly from the people who taught me. The course is called Innovation Suite 2010 and will be held in New York City from May 24-26, 2010. You can register for it at http://www.sitsite.com/academy/.
Here are the goals of the course:
The course fee is $2,800 which includes course tuition; coaching hours; SIT materials including an internal “mini-session facilitation kit”; 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 1 dinner. The course fee will be rebated back to you if your company orders a project from SIT by October 1st 2010.
Day 1: Use SIT to be more effective by thinking and acting differently. The first day is all about you and your work: improve your ability to act, think, react, and deliver, by using our tools and principles, while generating unique, efficient solutions for practically any situation. By 5:30pm you will know how to apply the following to your tasks:
Day 2: SIT-in-action. The second day will mostly be conducted by SIT-trained innovation leaders in large organizations around the world. By 5:30pm you will know how SIT works on different scales and levels of organizations after you have:
Day 3: Putting it all to work
The third day is all about you and your team and how to harness your team’s knowledge and resources to meet your business goals, improve the results of strategic projects, and find ways to stealthily add new thinking to many everyday situations. By 5:30pm you will know how to manage a short innovation process after you: