Innovation Engineering Green Belt

Course Details:

Learn to ideate, test, maintain and sustain an innovation system.

Download the Innovation Engineering Green Belt Flyer HERE

Cost: $6,900.00 per company (3-6 members per team from your company included in overall cost)

The Innovation Engineering Green Belt course is designed for a small group of team members, from one company, to work and train together and apply the skills learned from the Innovation Engineering (IE) system immediately on a ‘real-world’ company project.

Attendees will participate in a series of exercises to learn the fundamental tools for creating, communicating and commercializing meaningfully unique ideas. Participants will then apply the IE methods to address a specific opportunity or problem within their organization while generating at least 50+ ideas that can be implemented immediately.

Who Should Attend:

  • Manufacturing managers
  • Quality assurance managers
  • Manufacturing supervisors
  • Machine operators
  • Chief Operations Officers
  • Customer Service managers
  • Marketing Managers
  • Others interested in innovation

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, participants will know/understand:
1. The factors needed to create great innovations
2. How to apply Fermi estimating to define a value for your innovation pipeline
3. A better way to generate ideas that beats brainstorming
4. A systematic approach to communicate ideas internally
5. A fast way to either advance or kill ideas

Class Pre-work:
• Watch a video for each of the three focus areas – Create, Communicate and Commercialize and complete a quiz on each.
• Create a blue card prior to class. (Template and guidance to be provided prior to class)

Post Class Requirements
• Three homework assignments to demonstrate understanding of the “create, communicate and commercialize” methods. Three weeks to complete the assignment; once turned in, each assignment will be graded and returned within 24 hours.
• A written reflection of what you learned along the way.

To Learn More:
iesservices@ncsu.edu or 800.227.0264

Course Info


Registration

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Instructor

Kevin Grayson

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