IdeaSquared - Design thinking and future planning for Waikato organisations

People working and networking at Design Factory NZ
With guest speaker Scott Bishop, Chief Innovation Officer, Z Energy.

Discover how design-thinking and problem-solving can help your organisation thrive in an uncertain future - IdeaSquared by Design Factory NZ.

When: Tuesday 23 July. 5.30-7pm.
Where: The Long Room, Wintec House, City Campus.
Register here.

IdeaSquared is the home for people who are passionate about problem-solving and bringing the best of design-thinking into the heart of their organisation.

Open to all, IdeaSquared provides expert speakers, interactive panels, a chance to chat all things future-focused, and is designed to inspire our attendees to lead practical change within their business.

IdeaSquared July will feature Scott Bishop, Chief Innovation Officer, from Z Energy. Scott is an advocate for customers, a design-driven storyteller and a creative leader. He is an entrepreneurial, product management executive with a blend of strategy, business modelling and research acumen.

Before coming to New Zealand, Scott ran Product Management, Innovation & Design at Amazon HQ, in Seattle, and spent 13 years in leadership roles within Microsoft. Scott will be sharing on how Z is preparing for the uncertain future ahead, and how design-thinking provides real value for customers and businesses.

IdeaSquared July will also host a fast-fire panel, with leaders in business and NFPs reflecting on Scott’s insights – and sharing how they are setting their organisations up for future flourishing.

IdeaSquared is organised by The Design Factory NZ - the co-creation space for solving complex problems, provided by Wintec.