St.Joseph's Institute Of Management


Program Name Date
1. SERVE Transformational Leadership Program 05-Sep-2017

Future MDPs
2. Applied Innovation in Design Thinking 10-Mar-2018

For further details contact the PRO ( or the Program Director (

Applied Innovation through Design Thinking – Workshop 10-Mar-2018
Overview: The program will be conducted by international faculty specialized in Design Thinking and Innovation. It will introduce participants to the core principles of human-centered design and its application to organizational leadership and innovation.

This hands-on workshop is designed to provide the following outcomes:
- Inculcate a forward-thinking, human-centered approach to problem-solving.
- Break limiting mental models to discover lean and client oriented approaches to innovation.
- Work on practical cases to apply concepts of design thinking to provide creative solutions.
- Equip participants with a toolkit to apply design thinking to their own organizational contexts.

Speaker profile: Dr. Brandon Vaidyanathan is Associate Professor of Sociology at the Catholic University of America. He holds a BBA from St. Francis Xavier University in Nova Scotia, an M.Sc. in Management from HEC Montreal, a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Notre Dame, a specialization in Design Thinking from the Darden Business School and training in Nonprofit Performance Measurement from the Harvard Business School and Kennedy School. His research examines the cultural dimensions of religious, commercial, medical, and scientific institutions, and has been published in leading journals.

Participant profile: Any professional interested learning and applying the principles and practices of Design Thinking in the context of problem solving and innovation.

Date and Time: 10-Mar-2017, 9:00am to 6:00pm Venue: SJIM, Bangalore

Fee: Rs. 6000; Early bird pricing per head: Rs. 4750, until 18th Feb 2018 (Inclusive of lunch, tea and materials)

How to register: Transfer the fee to: St. Joseph's Institute of Management, Acct No: 50100196703228; IFSC code HDFC00001402. Send email to,
You will receive an email from SJIM confirming your participation.

Sponsorship opportunity: Organization name will be highlighted on the poster as 'sponsor' & they will be allowed a kiosk at the event where they can create awareness about their services. . For more details on sponsorship please contact the Program Director at or call 9980130121