Design Thinking workshops are designed by Prof. Suranga Nanayakkara who has several years of experience in developing and teaching Design Thinking courses at the undergraduate and corporate level. He is an Associate Professor at the University of Auckland (UoA). Before joining UoA, Suranga was an Assistant Professor at Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) and a Postdoctoral Associate at the Fluid Interfaces group, MIT Media Lab. He received his PhD in 2010 and BEng in 2005 from the National University of Singapore. For the totality and breadth of achievements, he has won many awards including young inventor under 35 (TR35 award) in the Asia Pacific region by MIT TechReview, Outstanding Young Persons of Sri Lanka (TOYP), and INK Fellowship 2016.
We’ve been supporting companies, schools and individuals to embrace Design Thinking to address complex problems. Our engagements vary from Multi-National & Local companies, Start-Ups, Entrepreneurs, Military, University students, School Leavers, and School Students. Our uniqueness is the expertise in customized coaching for participants depending on their background and domain.