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Design Thinking Series - Roanoke

Roanoke Location - Design thinking is a human-centered creative problem solving process that results in innovative solutions. Research, empathy, ideation, and prototyping are key concepts at the heart of the design thinking process that uncover ways of improving upon any service, product or need.

Instructions: Individuals - please indicate below whether you will be attending all 3 Roanoke sessions or attending individual Roanoke sessions. Check "Not applicable" if the section does not apply. Once you have completed all fields, "Add to Cart" and then proceed to shopping cart to enter payment information.

Employers - If registering multiple attendees, fill out all information for first attendee and add to the cart before entering next attendee. If you are wanting to utilize the 3 session option to send more than one person (one person attends 2 dates and another person attends the other date), please contact the Office of Academic Outreach at to discuss arrangements.


Roanoke Higher Education Center

108 N Jefferson St, Suite 510,  Roanoke, VA  24016


Event Dates/Session Titles 

Tuesday, May 9, 2019           Designing to Problem Solve

Tuesday, May 16, 2019         Daring to Problem Solve

Tuesday, May 23, 2019         Deconstructing to Problem Solve


*Registration and breakfast will begin at 7:45 am.  Conference begins at 8:23 am and will run until 11:30 am. 


Topics to be Covered

- Design thinking techniques to solve problems differently

- Practicing a creative mindset for success

- Framing tangible problems for big outcomes




Registration Cost

   $50 per individual session

   $125 for the series

*Breakfast included



For assistance with the registration site, please contact Radford University Conference Services:

For inquiries about the course, please contact the Office of Academic Outreach: or by phone at (540) 767-6190


Refund/Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be made in writing.  Cancellations may be sent by email to, by mail to Conference Services at Radford University, PO Box 6911, Radford, VA 24142 or by fax to (540) 831-6363.  Cancellations will not be accepted over the telephone.  There is a $25 non-refundable fee for the cancellation of any reservation.