In a transformative learning workshop on ‘Design Thinking’, organized by Takshashila – The Centre for Career and Global Studies at Emerald Heights on 4 December, 2023, the attendees were privileged to gain insights from distinguished Professor Joel Simon, from the Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA and esteemed Madam Mehnaz Jaffer, Director of the Red Pen.
The session commenced with Professor Joel Simon delving deep into the inception of design thinking and its practical applications. His detailed presentation included engaging activities designed to stimulate out-of-the-box thinking among participants. The workshop further flourished with a captivating question-and-answer session, where attendees had the opportunity to interact directly with the esteemed speakers.
The collaboration between Professor Joel Simon and Madam Mehnaz Jaffer created a synergistic learning environment, offering diverse perspectives on design thinking and its implications. Attendees expressed their appreciation for the workshop, noting its potential to significantly enhance their careers. Their commitment to providing valuable learning experiences has undoubtedly contributed to the professional growth of all the students.