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Little Inventors - Thinking Like a Child - Professional Development Workshop

O'Hara, Suzy (2019) Little Inventors - Thinking Like a Child - Professional Development Workshop. In: Little Inventors - Thinking Like a Child, 15 November 2019, Gala Theatre, Durham.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Other)


Creativity has been identified as one of most important characteristic/qualities needed within our burgeoning Creative Economy.

It is now generally accepted that the ability to think and act in creative ways is a key driver for innovation, the catalyst for competitive advantage, and the golden fleece for a thriving workforce.

Little Inventor’s Thinking Like a Child workshop will explore a range of “invention thinking” methods and resources for problem/challenge identification and imaginative solution finding techniques, providing a novel viewpoints and processes for enhancing professional creativity.

Participants will be provided with an opportunity to consider how creative ideation and inventive thinking can catalyse professionals innate sense of human creativity and explore the powerful impact that imaginative, inventive play can have on their current roles.

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Depositing User: Suzy O'Hara


Item ID: 12081
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ORCID for Suzy O'Hara: ORCID iD

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Date Deposited: 29 May 2020 10:10
Last Modified: 29 May 2020 10:10


Author: Suzy O'Hara ORCID iD

University Divisions

Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries


Education > Primary Education
Education > Childhood Studies
Design > Three Dimensional (3D) Design
Fine Art

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