About Us

About DesignThinkers Academy

DesignThinkers Academy is one of the leading ‘design driven’ Innovation Agencies, with an expansive global network of subject matter experts. We are active in over 25 countries with more than 150 specialized professionals from different industries and domains. This extensive reach enables us to strategically gather the optimal team to train, guide and develop you, your team and your organization through your innovation & customer experience challenges and in the development of your human-centred design capabilities.

Our team of global expert can facilitate the process of transitioning from a strictly product oriented and sales driven organization, towards a more service oriented and human-centred one, driving positive change.

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Are you ready to take your innovation skills to the next level this year?

We invite you to have a look at our extensive Course Catalogue, meticulously designed to empower all professionals. Discover a complete overview of all courses provided at our DesignThinkers Academy Amsterdam studio as well as online. We are proud to offer a wide variety of courses and project services to support your team in kick-starting innovation and creativity in a dynamic environment.

All of our courses have been updated to incorporate the latest tools and developments, such as the latest AI techniques and sustainable business models. Benefit from the extensive knowledge of our dynamic network of Global Experts, teaching you the tricks to make innovation stick and ensure success.

Design Thinking is the glue between all disciplines

Service Design Thinking enables you to develop and deliver innovative ideas and implement change. It can also empower you and your team to deliver effective solutions to complicated problems. It is an activity-based process with a strong emphasis on teamwork and co-creation.

Our mission is to provide space and time for teams and individuals to be inspired and challenged. We encourage teams to ‘learn-by-doing’ and strengthen their ability for creative problem solving. Lastly, we can also facilitate organizations in building the necessary environment and mindset.

Our narrative

DesignThinkers Academy provides the time and space for teams and individuals to feel inspired and challenged. We strive to enlighten individuals with the learning-by-doing mentality and strengthen their ability for creative problem solving. The ever changing world around us pressures people and teams to be more flexible, entrepreneurial and customer centered. An innovative approach is necessary in order to efficiently maintain and develop these capabilities.

DesignThinkers Academy aims to inspire by organizing thought-provoking events, personal coaching and training programs, helping organizations build the necessary capabilities. We provide the necessary knowledge and successfully teach the mindset of Design Thinking. We aim to create an open network to facilitate and inspire a rich conversation between creative thinkers and doers. We strive for a learning community that has a positive impact on people’s lives, careers and our ever-changing world.

Let's amplify the impact of innovation through human-centered design principles, while enhancing the long-term customer experience.

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