Dr. Amin Amin Attends an Exclusive Design Thinking Workshop and Endeavor’s 2013 Entrepreneur Summit in California.
Exclusive Design Thinking Workshop – Palo Alto
Endeavor Global and Enterprise software corporation SAP have selected Dr. Amin Amin, CEO & President ofASK for Human Capacity Building, to participate in an exclusive Design Thinking workshop on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at SAP’s campus in Palo Alto – California. Designed for the first time for Endeavor High-Impact Entrepreneurs, SAP has conducted Design Thinking workshops in Singapore, Copenhagen and Madrid.
These workshops come as part of SAP’s emerging entrepreneurs’ initiative to drive forward entrepreneurship in young professionals, accelerate job creation and responsible and sustainable business growth in developed and emerging markets.
Practiced at Stanford University’s Design School, Germany’s Hasso-Plattner Institute Design and IDEO, Design Thinking is a creative and collaborative problem-solving method for complex issues.
Only 19 companies from the Endeavor portfolio of 450+ have been invited to attend and Dr. Amin from ASKwas one of them. This SAP-Endeavor Design Thinking workshop will focus on managing big, diverse customer data in fast-growth companies in three sectors: healthcare, education and base-of-the-pyramid services.
“As part of our continuous and resolute efforts to be updated with the best global practices and trends, I am honored to be invited to actively take part of such an experience”, stated Dr. Amin. “Innovation is the basis and the core of what we do at ASK, and design thinking will certainly help take ASK’s services a step further in the right direction. Our main goal as a social enterprise is to provide high quality innovative human capacity building solutions in the Middle East and North Africa.”
To find more about Design Thinking watch this short video.
2013 Endeavor Entrepreneur Summit – San Francisco
On June 19 to the 21st, Dr. Amin is attending Endeavor’s 2013 Entrepreneur Summit in San Francisco. The invitation-only conference is gathering more than 300 of the Endeavor network, mentors and partners around High-Impact Entrepreneurship. The conference will allow entrepreneurs to refine the tools to propel their companies to the next level.
Inspirational keynote speakers are expected including Jack Dorsey, Co-Founder of Twitter and Square; Ben Horowitz, Co-Founder and General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz; John Donahoe, President & CEO, eBay; and Dave Goldberg, CEO, Survey Monkey. The summit will also feature one-on-one Global Connections between Endeavor Entrepreneurs and mentors, in-depth workshops and breakout sessions on everything from design thinking to company culture to intellectual property.
As an Endeavor High-Impact Entrepreneur, Dr. Amin is part of a network of entrepreneurs who create thriving companies that create employment and high earnings. They have the power to inspire countless others as leading role models. Together, these entrepreneurs hold the key to sustained economic growth in emerging markets. However, they do face barriers having their businesses in emerging markets and in turn, Endeavor provides them with mentorship, strategic advice, inspiration and networking opportunities such as this summit.
Find out more about the 2013 Endeavor Entrepreneur Summit.