CEO Strategies

Fostering Innovation with Design Thinking

Thursday, November 16, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
(Working lunch - boxed lunch provided)

Canyon View Event Center at Austin Board of REALTORS®
4800 Spicewood Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78759 (map)

CAE Hours: 6.5

TSAE Member: $95
Non-Member:  $125


About the Program

Design thinking is a systematic process that draws upon logic, creativity, experience, and intuition to generate solution-focused and action-oriented outcomes for organizations. In this interactive workshop, we will explore the most common design thinking tools and techniques. You will discover why design thinking has gained a passionate following and learn how and when you can use the approach to create more innovative solutions in your own organization.

About the Speaker

Dr. Stephen Walls has been teaching and consulting in Design Thinking for the past 10 years. He holds an appointment as a Senior Lecturer in the Marketing Department in the McCombs School of Business, where he teaches a wide range of marketing courses. His varied industry experience includes marketing, human resources, and technology management positions at Dell, Vignette,, American Airlines, and Walmart. Dr. Walls speaks often on various topics related to marketing strategy and tactics, design-thinking for business innovation, branding, social media, and intergenerational marketing and management.

Exclusively Sponsored by

Forth Worth CVB


TSAE is a CAE Approved Provider. Every program that we offer which qualifies for CAE credit will clearly identify the number of CAE credits granted for full participation, and we will maintain records of your participation in accord with CAE policies.