Innovation and Design: 8½ Best & Next Practices

Friday, September 21, Metromode and CCS present a morning of best and next practices (as well as coffee and pastries) as Louis Musante offers up his organizational blueprint for design innovation. This free event will be held as part of CCS' Toyota Lecture on Design Series at the College's Wendell W. Anderson, Jr. Auditorium in the Walter B. Ford II Building, with coffee and networking at 8:30 and the presentation beginning at 9:00 a.m. The managing partner of Echo Strategies, Musante has made the development of these skills the cornerstone of his think and do tank. His firm specializes in customer listening, organizational culture assessment and new product development. Musante will review the role of organizational culture, regional diversity and what it means to "think inside the box," as well as discuss the power of looking and listening to stakeholders. Please RSVP.