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Design Thinking Challenge

Design Thinking Challenge: Empathy for the Older Driver

Description:


CIT, Cork County Council, Service rePublic and the Older Persons Alliance are hosting a Design Thinking Challenge for Innovation Week.

Date and Time:  Tue, March 6, 2018
                             12:30 PM – 5:00 PM GMT

Location:  Nimbus Seminar Room
                  Cork Institute of Technology

The Problem:

How might we make road users more considerate of older drivers on our roads?
Students will be presented with a challenge and they will be guided through Design Thimking tools and techniques to solve the challenge, in teams of 4 (you can register as an individual and we will assign you to a team).This is a great opportunity for students from a variety of disciplines to come togther and a crash course in Design Thinking as well as solving a real challenge for the older persons community in Cork.
Lunch, tea and coffee will be provided to participants.
Open to all CIT students.
Cash prize for the winning team sponosred by Cork County Council.

 

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