Design Thinking Workshop
Creating Innovative Solutions for Health Care–Related Transportation
June 23 and 24, 2016, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Tompkins County Public Library
1. Location: Tompkins County Public Library
Borg Warner Conference Room
101 E. Green St., Ithaca, NY 14850
2. Workshop size: up to 36 participants.
3. No cost to register.
4. Register Deadline: June 1, 2106
5. Lodging: Lodging Information click here!
6. Parking: The Cayuga St. Garage is located across from the Hotel Ithaca, immediately south of the Library.
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Design Thinking is a systematic approach to creating solutions to seemingly intractable challenges. It starts with an in-depth understanding of customers and the ability to create a better future for them. It leads us through a process for testing proposed solutions to determine if they are operationally feasible and financially viable and, most important, that the proposed solutions that will meet customer needs—all before we ever begin to implement the solution. (Designing for Growth, 2012)
This 2-day, in-person course is for community members who are ready to take a fresh look at health care–related transportation challenges, and learn how to design and implement bold, pre-tested, community-based solutions. Potential participants will have the motivation and capability to improve health care–related transportation options in their community and will include:
This course is being offered at no cost to the participants identified above. It is made possible with Federal Transit Administration (FTA) funding through the National Center for Mobility Management. The cost of travel and lodging will be the responsibility of the participants.
Tompkins County Public Library, Borg Warner Room, 101 E Green St, Ithaca, NY 14850
To learn more and to apply to be a participant in this course, visit www.nc4mm.org/training or contact Carolyn Jeskey at:
Attendees of Design Thinking Training are invited to two complimentary events on the evening of June 23: