Global Thought Leadership
WAVE thought leadership has inspired others in design and innovation events across the globe. Our contribution to innovation is compelling and delivers valuable insights to the increasingly complex global environment.
We help leaders to become innovation champions. Transforming people with knowledge, expertise and experience to create change. We help people who are driven to deliver.
Participating, hosting and creating academic content helps to expand the network between existing and future leaders and designers and build a common innovation language and ways of working to produce better outcomes.
design and innovation events
Service Design Network Global Conference, New York, 2015
Service Design Network partnered with Parsons to host the 2015 global conference in lively New York City, United States. Over 500 leaders and practitioners from around the world joined the event to explore and exchange ideas on the theme ‘A Journey To Value.’
Dr. Munib Karavdic contributed to the conferences’ buzzing feeling and truly global spirit by presenting leading ideas and insight on building a ‘Customer Case’ for change.
UNSW Business School AGSM International Field Study
AGSM business school hosted 20 South Korean guests participating in the Soul National University EMBA International Field Study, 2019. As program director, Dr. Munib Karavdic designed and delivered the 3-day experience including an interactive human-centred design session where participants from engineer to CEO rolled up their sleeves and learned design thinking skills to generate, prototype and test ideas for market.
Sydney 2017, Test Before you Invest
Sarajevo, 2017, Design Driven Innovation
Boston, 2016, Building Innovation Capabilities at AMP
Sydney 2015, The Implementation Dilemma
New York, 2015, The Implementation Dilemma
Moscow, 2012, Innovation: Crowdsourcing
Melbourne, 2012, The Untold Story about the 3Ps of Innovation
Sydney 2018, Personalisation
Auckland, 2016, Enabling Design Thinking
New York, 2015, Leveraging Design Thinking to Accelerate an Innovation
Sydney 2016, Create WAVEs to Humanise Businesses
INNOVATION IN FINANCE
Sydney 2013, Future of Money, Futurists & Disruptors Panel
Sydney, 2012, The Innovation Leaders Panel