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Event   Creativity Workshop (FULL)
Place   LG101, KK Leung Building, The University of Hong Kong. Pokfulam, Hong Kong
Organiser   Hong Kong University Gradautes Association, Graduates And Professionals Toastmasters Club, British Chevening Scholars (Hong Kong) Association
Email   hkugaeo@gmail.com

Dates and Times
Dates   2009/08/01
Start time   PM 02:30
Close time   PM 04:30

Content
Detail  

(The event is now FULL. Thank you!)

 

Creativity Workshop

 

 

Jointly presented by

Hong Kong University Graduates Association

Graduates And Professionals Toastmasters Club

British Chevening Scholars (Hong Kong) Association

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date & Time: 1st August, 2009 (Sat), 2.30-4.30pm

Venue: LG101, KK Leung Building, The University of Hong Kong. Pokfulam (No. 20 as shown in the map)

Rate: FREE of charge

Seats: 50 in total (priority will be given to Life Members, and then Full Members)

Registration: here

 

 

INTRODUCTION

 

Michael Michalko is developer of Thinkertoys program. Michael is a leading

creativity expert who specializes in providing creative-thinking workshops

and facilitating think tanks for clients who range from Fortune 500

corporations, such as DuPont, Xerox, Kellogg's, General Electric,

Kodak, Microsoft, Exxon, General Motors, Ford, USA Today, AT&T,

Wal-Mart and Hallmark to governmental agencies.

 

Thinkertoys (A Handbook of Business Creativity) is Michael’s highly

acclaimed best-seller, which the Wall Street Journal reported "will

change the way you think." It summarizes the thinking tools adopted

by Michael based on his studies and experiences.

 

 

OBJECTIVES

 

-       To develop one’s ability to generate innovative products, services and

     solutions towards organization issues.

-       To build participants’ ability to lead team / group to generate new ideas

     effectively and efficiently

 

 

CONTENT

 

In this seminar, you can learn

-       Why some companies are more innovative than the others

-       Why innovation is a planned process rather than an arbitrary process

-       How everyone can be turned into a creative genius using the renowned

    THINKERTOYS methodology

-       How you can generate ideas using selected THINKERTOYS

-       Dozens of real life examples of innovative products and services

 

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

 

-  Business executives who are accountable for product and service innovation

-  Managers who want to streamline operations and facilitate continuous

   improvement in the workplace

- Sales and Marketing professionals who want to come up with creative ideas

   to market their products

-  R&D professionals who want to develop products and services that demand

   public attentions

- HR and Training professionals who want to assist organizations in the design

  and implementation of new business objectives

 

 

SPEAKER

Mr. Dick Yip

Thinkertoys Certified Trainer (Global)

B. Soc. Sc.

 

 

Mr. Dick Yip is a seasoned training and consulting professional in the areas of

Innovation & Creativity, Leadership Development and Emotional Intelligence.

Mr. Yip has personally trained more than 10,000 managers, professionals, teachers

and parents in Hong Kong.

 

 

Mr. Yip is currently the Senior Training Consultant of LMI Academy, a consulting

firm specializing in the development and provision of research-based executive

development programs. Organizations served included: HSBC, Bank of China (HK),

MTRC, Octopus Cards Holdings, SGS, HWL Group, The Hong Kong Jockey Club,

3M, The Marketing Store, Hasbro (Far East), Hospital Authority, Housing Authority,

EPD, CUMBA, HKBU, HKSYU and HKPU. He also participated in major e-learning

projects in many organizations as an instructional designer, for example, the Online

Mentoring Support System of Hutchison Port Holdings Ltd. and MTR Corporation,

e-Induction Program for Cathay Pacific Airways and the Facing Media – Handling

Media Difficult Questions Courseware for the HK Government (CSTDI).

 

 

Mr. Yip is also the author of the bestsellers, 《管理智庫》and《創意零距離》

published by ET Press.

 

 

Regards,

Hong Kong University Graduates Assocation

 




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