Wavetec was an important part of the Design Thinker Business Workshop that was organized on April 29th, 2015 by Dubai SME.This workshop is in line with National Innovation Strategy that aims to make UAE one of the most innovative nations in the world by 2020. Dubai SME additionally organizes Dubai SME 100, a prestigious forum that rank Dubai’s 100 top performing SMEs where Wavetec ranked second in 2013.
In line with this strategy, Biz-Group Consulting devised the Design Thinking Workshop for UAE’s top-ranking small and medium enterprises to encourage creative thinking and challenge them to come up with unique solutions to specific business challenges. Design Thinking is a refined methodology for creative resolution of problems to achieve extraordinary results that was made popular by IDEO, a worldwide innovation and design agency.
The Design Thinker Business Workshop gathered innovative companies from diverse industries in UAE for a healthy competition, and formed several groups in which concepts were developed, practices were shared, and case studies were created at different stages, based on the design thinking methodology.