Global Problem-Solving Using Design Thinking Workshop

Global Problem-Solving Using Design Thinking Workshop

Event Date

1213 Gallagher Hall, UC Davis

dhairya pujaraWhat does it take to solve some of the greatest challenges of our century?

Under a grant from the United Nations and in partnership with UC Davis, Dhairya Pujara, founder and CEO of Ycenter, presents this two-day workshop designed to take students through the process of breaking down complex problems, turning ideas into actionable solutions and making a business model for it.

Focusing on the UN Sustainable Development Goals, this two-day workshop introduces undergraduate students from all disciplines to innovation and entrepreneurial thinking, building skills in critical thinking, empathy and leadership. Participants will come away inspired and equipped with knowledge and programs that can sustain their innovation and entrepreneurship journey on campus and beyond.

No cost to attend, but space is limited. Participants must apply to attend, and if admitted, are expected to attend both days.

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Interested students must apply by Thursday, October 3, 12:00 p.m. 
Please email Sumiko Hong with any questions.

Sponsored by the UC Davis Mike and Renee Child Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the UC Davis Biomedical Engineering Department, and Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars.

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