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Epic Pivot Design Thinking Bootcamp, November 12-14 in Knoxville, TN

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Learn by doing to transform your innovation mindsets and skills.

This 2.5-day experience is an immersion into the Design Thinking Methodology, the foremost innovation method used by Mayo Clinic, John Hopkins, Apple, Google, and 1000s of other top-tier healthcare organizations and private companies. Led by the innovation company Epic Pivot and hosted by The University of Tennessee Medical Center, this is specially designed for professionals who are at the forefront of their fields – including executives and leaders from both healthcare and the broader marketplace. Our experts in Design Thinking will guide you through a process that repeatably produces innovation, equipping you with the tools to make a real difference in your organization and beyond. Participants will learn by doing, with the rare opportunity to step into a real-world challenge in healthcare: the nursing experience.


Transformative Learning with Design Thinking

At the heart of the Epic Pivot Design Thinking Bootcamp is a curriculum crafted to empower you with the knowledge and tools necessary for fostering innovation within your organization. Through expert-led sessions, you will learn to use design thinking tools that are immediately applicable in driving innovation at your company. Our approach will immerse you in the process of deeply understanding customer motivation, wants, needs, and feelings, providing a solid foundation for all your innovation efforts.

The journey doesn’t stop there. You will discover how to reframe innovation opportunities based on the needs of your customers, turning insights into action. The power of low-fidelity prototyping will be at your fingertips, allowing you to quickly and inexpensively test possible solutions. This hands-on experience is designed to not only enhance your skill set but also to instill the confidence to practice radical collaboration within a diverse group.

Moreover, the bootcamp emphasizes the importance of engaging others in your company to use design thinking as a primary driver for innovation. By the end of this immersive experience, you will not only have gained valuable knowledge and skills but also the ability to spearhead a culture of innovation within your organization.


Who Should Embark on This Journey?

The Epic Pivot Design Thinking Bootcamp welcomes healthcare professionals, leaders, and creative minds who are dedicated to making a tangible impact through innovative solutions. If you’re committed to leading your organization towards a more innovative future, this bootcamp is your launchpad.


Learn the Method in a Real Context

At the heart of the Epic Pivot Design Thinking Bootcamp lies an unparalleled opportunity to directly engage with the real-world challenge of enhancing the frontline healthcare worker experience. Participants will have the unique chance to interview UTMC nurses, delving deep into their daily experiences, challenges, and needs. This hands-on approach not only brings the principles of Design Thinking to life but also ensures that the solutions developed are grounded in genuine user insights. The opportunity to innovate in acute care nursing resonates across society, reflecting broader opportunities in healthcare that deserve innovative solutions. By solving for them, you’re contributing to a larger narrative of positive change within the healthcare system. The bootcamp culminates in the presentation of your solutions to UTMC executives, providing a rare platform to influence decision-making at the highest level. This immersive experience is not just about learning innovation skills; it’s about applying them in a context that matters, offering profound insights into the power of human-centered design in addressing complex societal challenges.


An Investment in Your Future

Participating in the Epic Pivot Design Thinking Bootcamp is an investment in your professional development and in the advancement of healthcare innovation. This is your opportunity to join a community of forward-thinkers committed to driving meaningful change.


A Legacy of Leading Innovation

Epic Pivot’s storied history of over 15 years in innovation, insights, and strategy forms the foundation of this bootcamp. Our commitment to human-centered, insights-informed solutions has not only shaped our services but also ensured the success and satisfaction of our diverse client base. Join us, and become part of this legacy of transformation and growth.


Secure Your Place Among Innovators

Don’t miss this exclusive chance to transform your approach to innovation. Register by March 15th to ensure your participation in a journey that promises to redefine what it means to innovate.

For more information, reach out to us at [email protected].


What is Design Thinking?

Design Thinking is a human-centered approach to innovation that integrates the needs of people, the possibilities of technology, and the requirements for business success. It enables teams to solve complex problems through empathy, ideation, prototyping, and testing.

Who should attend the Design Thinking Bootcamp?

This bootcamp is ideal for professionals, leaders, and innovators from any industry or background who desires to be immersed in creative problem identifying and solving techniques to drive organizational innovation.

What will I learn at the bootcamp?

Attendees will learn how to use design thinking tools to drive innovation, deeply understand customer motivations and needs, reframe innovation opportunities, prototype solutions quickly and inexpensively, practice radical collaboration, and engage others within their organization to adopt design thinking methodologies.

Do I need any prior experience with Design Thinking?

No prior experience is necessary. The bootcamp is designed to introduce the fundamentals of Design Thinking as well as provide advanced insights for those who may already be familiar with the process.

How can I apply what I learn to my organization?

The skills and insights gained from the bootcamp can be directly applied to various aspects of your work, from developing new-to-world products, improving processes, or fostering a culture of innovation within your team. You’ll leave with practical tools and strategies to implement Design Thinking projects.

How much does the bootcamp cost, and what does the fee cover?

The registration fee is $1,895 for a single attendee, with a discount of 15% on each registration if two or more attend from the same organization. The fee includes all workshop materials, access to expert facilitators, and meals during the bootcamp.

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A proven record of success

We have led more than 250 successful engagements in transformation, innovation, insights, and strategies. We’ve worked with Fortune 100 corporations to small businesses, nonprofits of all sizes, military service branches, municipalities, and private equity groups. We’ve touched many sectors in 15+ years of running. Check out highlights from our portfolio and industries served here.