January 24, 2017

Here at !DROPS, we love change. We respond to it with human-centred innovation that we build in cooperation with people. That is our human touch.

Experience our human touch on 2 February, from 5.30 pm.


6 p.m.

Nathalie Goethals and Geert Joris WELCOME everyone.

6.15 p.m.

KEYNOTE: human-centred design is the key to effective social innovation.
As the creative director of Butterfly Works, Merel van der Woude has a remarkably thorough and extensive experience in social innovation. Like no other, she proves that bringing together people and opinions can lead to new opportunities, ideas, and solutions. Butterfly Works has been working on innovative co-creation for 15 years in 25 separate countries thanks to efficient human-centred design. Merel leads several of these international co-creation processes.

6.45 p.m.

!DROPS WORKSHOP: experience the human touch
The proof of the pudding is in the eating… During this interactive workshop by the !DROPS-team, you get a taste of our innovation methodology: creative, experimental, human-centred, and result-driven. We use focused questions, guided brainstorming, and exchange to reach possible solutions to challenges you and your group defined at the beginning of the workshop.

7.45 p.m.

NETWORKING with some snacks and a drink
Kerk Gent – Kerkstraat 24 – 9050 Gentbrugge