Innovation Games® Training

Innovation Games TrainingIn this training you will learn how to use, plan and facilitate Innovation Games® sessions to better understand your customers and create the most valuable innovation. Innovation Games® are serious games that enable you to do cost effective market research and discover the real drivers and needs of your customers. If you want to learn how to effectively discover you customers' needs and drivers, how to prioritise customers demand, how to align stakeholders, how to order your product backlog for value or how to improve your retrospectives, this training is for you.

Qualified Innovation Games InstructorInnovation Games Instructor

The trainer for this course is Cesario Ramos, The only Certified Collaboration Instructor in the Netherlands.. Cesario is also a Professional Scrum trainer a Scrum.org and author of the book EMERGENT. In his daily work Cesario designed and facilitated numerous of innovation games sessions for various customers from financial institutions to high tech companies.

Certification Collaboration Architect

After the training you will be awarded the Certified Innovation Games® Calloboration Architect (oranje belt) by Conteneo®.

Registration

We provide the Innovation Games training across Europe. Please see our training calender for all our upcoming classes. This training is also available in-company 

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What you'll learn

  • Discover what your customers don’t like about your offerings

     

  • Uncover unspoken needs and breakthrough opportunities

     

  • Understand where your offerings fit into your customers’ operations

     

  • Clarify exactly how and when customers will use your product or service

     

  • Deliver the right new features and make better strategy decisions

     

  • Increase empathy for the customers’ experience within your organization

     

  • Identify your most effective marketing messages and sellable features

     

  • Slay dragons (ok, maybe not this one…)

     

Target Audience

The Certified Innovation Games training is for Product Owners, enterpreneurs, marketeers, product managers and consultants. The content of the training is very usefull for anyone who works on innovation from idea to launch.

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Agenda

In this 2 day training the following topics are discussed:

Day 1

  • Theorie of Innovation Games and Case studies

    What are innovation games and why do they work?

  • Game: Buy a Feature Case study.

    Playing the game and class room discussion on how to use it.

  • Game: Product Box Case study.

    Playing the game and class room discussion on how to use it.

  • Game: Give Them a Hot Tub Case study.

    Playing the game and class room discussion on how to use it.

  • Planning, preparation and playing the Games.

    A successful game session needs to be carefully prepared and designed. We will discuss various case studies and techniques for selecting, tailoring and preparing a innovation games session.

  • Game: Product Box.

    Playing the game and class room discussion on how to use it.

  • Post processing Game results.

    Playing the games is the first step. The next step is to analyse and process all the data and insights.

  • Game: Remember the Future

    Playing the game and class room discussion on how to use it.

Day 2

  • Game: Start Your Day & Case study

    Playing the game and class room discussion on how to use it.

  • Game: Prune the Product Tree & Case Study

    Playing the game and class room discussion on how to use it.

  • Game: 20/20 Vision & Case Study

    Playing the game and class room discussion on how to use it.

  • Facilitating the Games.

    What is good facilitation? How can you prepare and facilitate your sessions? We will discuss and practice equations techniques and facilitation skills.

  • Game: Speed Boat & Case Study

    Playing the game and class room discussion on how to use it.

  • Designing your own Serious Games session

    Tools, tips and patterns on how to design your own serious games sessions.