How might we...? Conference and Dates


3 days / 26 experts
30 workshops and talks

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What is How Might We…?

How Might We…? is the universal language of applied innovation. This vocabulary and behavior is integrated into every step of the Simplexity process, your tried and tested tool for innovation. At its core, Simplexity is a peer-reviewed, scientific process for innovation which has real-world application in the corporate and higher education sectors.

The How Might We…? conference welcomes you to learn and participate in the most dynamic and innovative problem-solving method. Collaborate, learn and sharpen your skills with our global network of practitioners to improve your applied innovation success, from the classroom to the boardroom.

This is an opportunity to:

  • Engage, interact and collaborate with individuals of diverse innovation backgrounds
  • Share and showcase your knowledge and experiences to learn from others
  • Find out from Thought Leaders “How did we?”
  • Discover new directions and opportunities

What will the event look like?

Structured around three statements, the conference will bring the concepts of applied innovation to every area of your life

How are we? – We will present and explore foundational content as well as current case studies underway at Basadur and P&G, other corporate applications, public sector and health care.

How did we? – Sharing of case studies/success stories with tangible results that you can learn from.

How might we? the vision – Inspiring you to apply Simplexity to take on & solve the world’s toughest challenges.

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Purpose of the conference

Network, learn, and sharpen your skills to improve your applied innovation success at any level from the classroom to the boardroom. How might we…? is the universal language of applied innovation and innovators. How might we…? behavior is integrated across every step of the Simplexity process , the premier human centered applied innovation process built on industry experience and scientific research.

  • Simplexity is the backbone of all innovation methods
  • Basadur Profile is the lifeblood of the backbone – take it before you come!
  • This event, presented jointly by Basadur and the P&G GYM, will unite the full spectrum of the Simplexity community, ranging from innovation solution seekers through practitioners, thought leaders and experts in organizations

This is your opportunity to:

  • Engage, interact and collaborate with individuals of diverse innovation backgrounds
  • Share and showcase knowledge and experiences to learn from others
  • Find out from Thought Leaders How did we…? (make it work)
  • Discover new directions and opportunities
  • Strengthen and contribute to the Simplexity community of practice
  • This is not a bunch of speeches by “experts”. It’s an investment in the future and purposely value priced

What will you take from attending?

The conference welcomes you to come and learn and participate in the most dynamic and innovative problem-solving methods. Network, learn and sharpen your skills with our global network of practitioners to improve your applied innovation success, from the classroom to the boardroom.

  • Learn to use, integrate and flex the Simplexity process in every situation
  • Adopt practical ways for you and your staff to make better decisions, innovate and revolutionize your business
  • Build expertise in advanced challenge mapping, pre-consulting and strategic and implementation planning
  • Share your stories and benefit from sessions led by experts who have used Simplexity to solve problems across an extensive range of industries Benefit from sessions led by experts who have made it work. “what has worked”
  • Improve your confidence and gain inspiration for using Simplexity in new and different ways
  • Build mastery as you join practitioners from around the globe to share knowledge and best practices in applied innovation such as advanced challenge mapping, pre-consulting and strategic and implementation planning
Meet the

Speakers

Our speakers bring their diverse perspectives on innovation and problem solving. These experts have used Simplexity to solve problems across an extensive range of industries. Their backgrounds range from research and academia to corporate innovation and design.

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Min pioneered applied innovation in the corporate sphere before moving into academia. He founded Basadur Applied Creativity in 1981.

Founder, Basadur Applied Creativity

Dr. Min Basadur


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Sue has more than 30 years of experience driving innovation in higher education, economic and workforce development, and public service.

President, Ivy Tech Community College, Indiana

Dr. Sue Ellspermann


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Richard Perez is an accomplished consumer product innovator and strategic facilitator for Fortune 500 companies globally.

GM, P&G’s GYM Innovation Centre/ Sr Research Fellow, Centre for Research in Applied Creativity

Richard Perez



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Linda provides a broad range of consultative services to build capability and improve organizational performance with clients globally.

Director, Strategy & Organizational Design, frog Design

Linda Quarles


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Darren has a long career in public service, having spent 4 ½ years in the Royal Canadian Horse Artillery before working as Chief Administrative Officer across Manitoba and Alberta. He now serves as CAO for the Town of Pelham.

Chief Administrative Officer, Town of Pelham, Ontario

Darren Ottaway


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Mayor Dave’s career is one of direct community service. Prior to his election, he worked as a professional Development Manager at Women’s Place in St. Catharines, raising millions of dollars to assist abused women and their children.

Mayor, Town of Pelham, Ontario

David Augustyn


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Paul Heinrich is currently serving as President and Chief Executive Officer for the North Bay Regional Health Centre.

President & CEO, North Bay Regional Health Centre

Paul Heinrich



More information on Speakers, Facilitators

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Partners

Members of the Simplexity community who have helped bring this event to life.

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