Fundamentals of Biomimicry Workshop

Where: Greater Cleveland Area  

Upcoming Workshops: (fall workshop) October 17, 18 & 19, 2017; all sessions are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day  

Instructors: Great Lakes Biomimicry team, faculty from The University of Akron's Biomimicry Research and Innovation Center and TimeZero team 

Learning Objective: This workshop introduces the skills, tools, frameworks and approaches used to bring biomimicry into a design/innovation process and into an organization as a whole. This course is a prerequisite to our Design Lab workshop in which participants take a deep dive into the application of biomimicry thinking and design.

Target Audience: An organization’s biomimicry advocates, practitioners and specialists; those who wish to engage and mentor others in the use of and potential for biomimicry as an innovation tool for their organizations. 

Session Format: Three-day workshop providing training and experience on the full range of biomimicry design thinking tools, utilizing case studies, exercises, readings and discussion. 

Cost: $2,000 per participant; special non-profit, government and student rate is $1,500 per participant; groups of 2 or more receive 20% off

Registration: Contact Trisha Brown at [email protected] or 216-233-1694.

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