01 October 2019

5:30 pm to 8:30 pm


Academy Xi, Level 3 / 45 Exhibition St, Melbourne, VIC 3000

Event description

Launching a new product? Searching for an innovative solution? Trying to extract the most out of your team? Well then you’ve come to the right place.

Our workshop ‘Intro to Ideation’ will teach you the necessary skills to run an effective ideation process, and show you how to move beyond the traditional brainstorming method. You’ll also be provided with the tools needed to create a safe space for all involved, and learn how to neutralise strong opinions throughout the process.

This session will also cover:

  • What makes a great idea 
  • What is the most effective process for developing an idea
  • How to quickly identify the most effective ideas
  • How to encourage team participation in idea generation
  • How to facilitate an ideation session
  • Facilitation tips and tricks


Steve Forbes

Product Innovation & Strategy Consultant

Steve Forbes is a product innovation & strategy consultant with 15 years of experience working on digital initiatives.

Steve runs a leadership coaching & training business and helps organisations adopt new technology, navigate accelerating change, and build products that customers love.

Throughout his career, he has worked with some of Australia’s largest organisations including NAB, ANZ, Telstra and Auspost, and has helped bring their ideas to life.

Steve brings a unique perspective, having worked across nearly all aspects of digital projects, including Innovation & Product Management, Strategy, Agile Team Leadership, UX Research and Software Development.

Dates and fees


01 October 2019 ~ 01 October

5:30 pm ~ 8:30 pm



Academy Xi,
Level 3 / 45 Exhibition St,
VIC 3000

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