Dallas Theory of Creativity™ Masterclass
Join us in Dallas for a Unique Master Class on Creativity, Innovation & Disruption
Duncan Wardle’s design-thinking method was conceived to help leadership and management develop and embed a creative problem-solving process within their own organizations by providing them with tangible tools everyone can use to Think Different and develop groundbreaking, innovative ideas. It has been successfully deployed over the last few years by leading global brands from Apple to Disney to help boost their innovation potential to new heights.
Whether you work in technology, healthcare, oil, aviation, or any of the other dozens of industries that dominate Dallas, Duncan’s groundbreaking approach and tools, paired with the innovation toolkit you take away from this class, will empower you and everyone on your team to develop a culture of disruptive creativity.
Learn from Duncan’s Experience With Disney
Take Part In A Hands-on Masterclass
Learn Tools You Can Implement The Next Day
How Do I Benefit?
This is more than just an innovation masterclass. It’s verifiable a game changer for participants.
Through an entertaining, interactive 8-hour day at The Statler Hotel in Dallas, you will learn a unique Design Thinking process; one that, unlike traditional workshops, is not focused on theory but on actual practice of HOW to innovate!
Leaning on his insights from his former career at Disney, Duncan will provide you with proven, actionable steps to start creating immediate innovation magic within your organization. By the end of the day, you will walk away with a unique set of innovation tools and techniques that everyone in your organization can use to think and act more audaciously, get to breakthrough ideas faster, and leverage a unique insight gathering process that leads to revolutionary new products and services – disrupting your industry in the process.
After this Masterclass, you will have the power to:
- Infuse a culture of innovation and a “start-up mindset” inside even the most traditional workplaces
- Use the Imagination EmporiumTM Innovation Toolkit to systematically drive creative progress within your organization (Tangible tools such as workbooks and creativity cards provided to all masterclass attendees)
- Identify the most powerful techniques to uncover the levers inside your company that fuel innovation
- Use tools from the unique iD8&innov8 Design Thinking Process to uncover insights for innovation and create ideas and concepts that deliver tangible business results
- Implement game-changing ideas and get to market faster, allowing you to compete with even the most agile competitors
- Create an entrepreneurial mindset in your teams
- Whether you already work in a “creative” industry, or your looking for creativity and innovation as a means to drive new competitive advantages for your business, The Theory of Creativity™ Innovation Masterclass will provide you with the tools and insights you need to take action, inspire your teams, and start building a culture of creativity today.
Like The Traveling Man, your ideas will stand tall and shine bright once you’ve completed this groundbreaking innovation training!
Masterclass Host – Duncan Wardle
The former Vice President of Innovation & Creativity at The Walt Disney Company, Duncan Wardle spent his 25-year career driving innovative ideas and strategies for the world’s most creative organization. Ideas that would forever change the way the company expands its impact, trains its employees, and solves problems creatively.
Today, Duncan is a leading global innovation and creativity consultant, training companies from Texas to Timbuktu on how to leverage the full creative potential of their teams. With an infectious energy and playful collaboration, Duncan pushes executives and their teams to overcome preconceived ideas, act more audaciously, and develop their own innovation “light switch”, triggering their creative brain and accessing the ideas that turn ordinary companies into industry leaders.
Through his company iD8&innov8, Duncan has trained over 30,000 professionals and executives across the world at organizations such as Apple, NBA, Twitter, Ford, Johnson & Johnson, Coca-Cola, Forbes and many more. To learn more about Duncan click here.
Sounds Great…How Do I Join?
Space in these masterclasses is extremely limited. To reserve your spot, get your tickets here.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
8:30 AM – 5:00PM
The Statler Dallas, Texas, USA
1914 Commerce Street
Dallas, TX 75201
Looking to maximize your DISRUPT Dallas experience, and get the most out of your day with Disney’s former Head of Innovation and Creativity? Then consider upgrading you and your team to the DISRUPT VIP Experience.
Limited to just 10 individuals, the DISRUPT VIP Experience is like booking Duncan for a private innovation and ideation consulting session.
As a VIP Experience Ticket Holder, you’ll be in the center of the action all day long at DISRUPT, with guaranteed front row reserved seating. And once the masterclass is over? Well the DISRUPT VIP Experience is just getting started…
This intimate group of 10 Dallas Thought Leaders will then join Duncan for a private dinner at Fine China, one of the hottest restaurants in town. With no agenda and a quiet dining space all our own, this event will be the perfect opportunity to fully engage with Duncan. To discuss the specific creative challenges your business is facing. To further explore how you can build a culture of innovation. To learn from Duncan’s 25+ years driving creativity for the world’s most creative company.
As a VIP Ticketholder, you will have direct, uninterrupted access to the man who was responsible for some of Disneyland’s most iconic and profitable innovations. The man who literally sent Buzz Lightyear into space (be sure to ask Duncan about this story at dinner)!
The DISRUPT VIP Experience is an investment in yourself and your business. An investment we promise will pay incredible dividends for many years to come…
Get Tickets to secure one of the extremely limited VIP Seats to Duncan’s DISRUPT Dallas Innovation Masterclass.
Masterclass Location – The Statler, Downtown Dallas
About The Statler
As the saying goes, everything’s bigger in Texas. And The Statler is no exception…
But it’s not just the size of the hotel that’s impressive (though when it opened in 1956 it was in fact the largest hotel in the Southwest). No, The Statler is much larger than its footprint or square footage. Its prominence and place in history are what make this hotel larger than life.
Hailed as a masterpiece in mid-century modern architecture, The Statler has spent 60 years as the hub of creativity and innovation in Dallas. Revolutionary business ideas have been sparked in its conference rooms. Iconic thinkers from around the world have laid their heads to rest in its beautiful guest suites. Oh, and the stories about creative visionaries like Tina Turner, Elvis Presley, and The Jackson Five leaving it all on The Statler’s stage? Let’s just say they’re legendary…
With this history of innovation and creativity pulsing through the walls and floorboards of The Statler, we couldn’t think of a more appropriate place to host DISRUPT. Could you?
To learn more about The Statler, or to book a room for Duncan’s DISRUPT Masterclass, visit www.thestatlerdallas.com.
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