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Lunch&&Learn - Ideation: What Is It and How Can I Use It?

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Join Devhub Vancouver for their weekly series of Lunch&&Learns-- casual one-hour seminars with varying topics targeted at developers. Why not use your lunch break to learn something new?

This week's Lunch&&Learn topic is "Ideation" and presented by Dr. Stella Lee (https://www.linkedin.com/in/stellal/)

What Is Ideation and How Can I Use It?

Ideation is a crucial stage in design thinking methodology as it helps designers and developers to spark off ideas, in the form of questions and solutions – through creative and curious activities. In this highly interactive Lunch and Learn session, we will introduce you to some of the best and most innovative ideation methods and guidelines, and to show you how to successfully facilitate an ideation session of your own! Come and prepare to have fun and try out some exciting and unusual.

Why Should I Learn About Ideation?
- Other than that it is fun, ideation will help you:
- Ask the right questions and come up with appropriate solutions
- Step beyond the obvious solutions
- Bring together diversity of perspectives
- Get obvious solutions out of your heads
- Team building!

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About Devhub:

Devhub is Canada’s first full-out community space for developers of all levels. A place where members can work, learn, and teach, whether they’ve been coding for two decades or ten weeks. It’s a space that connects developers with community, mentorship, and a unique co-working environment, all programmed for their needs and growth.
->http://devhub.ca

About Dr. Stella Lee

Dr. Stella Lee has over 20 years of experience as a digital learning & development leader. Her focus is on enterprise-wide e-learning strategy and governance, learning management system (LMS) evaluation and implementation, learning analytics, and development of educational technology platforms. Stella has most recently consulted for the LMS implementation project at TransLink, the transportation authority in the city of Vancouver, Canada. Stella is a sought after international speaker and expert for the future of workplace learning. She was subject matter expert in evaluating e-learning standards for the United Nations’ International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), and conducted postdoctoral research with iCore Research Lab at Athabasca University, Canada’s Open University. Currently, Stella serves as Canada’s Startup Advisor and is the technology columnist for Training Industry Magazine. She is passionate about augmenting technologies to optimize human potentials. Stella owns a successful consulting practice called Paradox Learning Inc (www.paradoxlearning.com) that serves government, private sectors, multinationals, NGOs and higher education.

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PLEASE BYOL (Bring your own lunch):
At Devhub we aim to provide developers with free quality events and resources, so are unable to provide lunch for everyone.