Upcoming events

Design Thinking course

19-20 October 2022

Design Thinking opleiding

19 - 20 October 2022

**Dutch event **
This interactive and practical training is the perfect introduction to Design Thinking. In 2 days we will arm you with all the fundamental knowledge and tools that designers and innovators use.
  • Learn to empathize with your customers faster and more practically
  • Create well-founded personas and customer journeys
  • Devise and facilitate interactive and inspiring brainstorm sessions yourself
We take you through a set of tools that will bring you closer to your customer and allow you to react faster to changes in the industry.
Start your Design Thinking adventure today under the guidance of experienced and inspiring coaches!
sign up now!

What to expect?

Get to know the ins and outs of design thinking in a fun and hands-on way.
Immediately put the given theory to the test using creative tools and methods
Real-life applicaties van Design Thinking uittesten met tal van voorbeelden en use-cases

This course is for you if...

You have no or limited knowledge of Design Thinking. Whether you work in a multi-national, start-up, government agency or academia, the design principles can be applied universally.
  • Innovation managers who want to respond quickly to change
  • Organizations that want to create disruption and innovation in their sector
  • Product and service designers who want to put the end user first
  • ...

Practical Information

  • 19 en 20 October
  • Sint-Pietersvliet 7, 2000 Antwerp
  • €1.250 (excl.BTW)
    KMO portefeuille

  • Contact moment: for questions after the event

The program


Contact moment: Design Doing

2 months after the project we schedule an additional coaching session of 1h30. This gives you the opportunity to:
  • ask extra questions
  • discuss a practical case together
  • examine together which tools you can apply…
In this way we embed Design Thinking in your work process and go deeper into methods and practices that are relevant to you.

Practical Information

  • Price: €1.250 (excl. BTW) for a two-day training with lunch & drinks
  • Location: The Beacon (5th floor) - Sint-Pietersvliet 7, 2000 Antwerp
  • Date: 19 and 20 October 2022 from 9:00 to 16:00
    After 1 month, we would like to invite you separately for a brief follow-up and personal advice.

  • KMO portefeuille: We work together with KMO-portefeuille, which means that as a small company you get 30% discount on this training and as a medium-sized company you get 20%. More information can be found here.

The Argonauts coaches

Our professional Argonauts master the Design Thinking mindset with attention to detail and real-world applications. Together they have facilitated over 100 trainings for companies, government agencies and independent consultants. They guide you step by step to discover together how to apply Design Thinking in your career.
Saar Vande Kerckhove
‘A wide view broadens the mind’

Saar has a background in Industrial Design with a specialization in space and service design. At The Argonauts, Saar works on a variety of participation, co-creation and service design projects for local governments, government and corporations

Grisha Verlinden
‘The best way to predict the future is to create it’

As a design researcher and purebred facilitator, Grisha guides training, design sprints, service design and co-creation projects like no one else. In his own clear and empathic way he teaches you the in's and out's of Design Thinking.
Carley Hamaway
'Keep innovating! If you settle for less, you miss out on more'

Carley has a specialization in space and service design. As a former Service Design project coordinator and Venture Analyst, he always knows how to put strategy at the center of innovation projects and coaching sessions.

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Our events

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    Argonauts Get Together 2022

    Where we saw each other the last few years mainly through the screen, it was very nice to get together again with all the Argonauts in the flesh! During the second edition of 'The Argonauts Get together' we celebrated the fifth anniversary of The Argonauts together with our clients and sympathizers. An evening where we: