Biotechnology YES. Who Am I? Jenny Biddulph Curriculum Development Officer Entrepreneurial Development Unit Careers Service Kings Gate. http:// www.ncl.ac.uk/careers /. Ideas Generation. Ways to think in new directions. reading . problem solving. drawing. organising.
Who Am I?
Curriculum Development Officer
Entrepreneurial Development Unit
Ways to think in new directions
Hello! My name is....
I like (doing)....
I don’t like (doing)....
I know a lot about....
working in a team
getting stuck in
First... find a problem
‘There must be a better way than...’
Define the problem
Not just a clock but...
a way to manage my time efficiently
Combining distillation and fermentation for efficient ethanol production
A non-allergenic gluten replacement
Analysing blood chemistry with a hand-held device that harnesses fluorescing quantum dots
A genetically modified Hosta plant control slugs
Contact lenses for diabetics that change colour when their glucose levels change
Product that removes bird waste from buildings
Genetically modified grass that never needs cutting
A novel vaccine for Hepatitis C
Ideas in groups
No such thing as a silly idea
Discuss ALL ideas
Think about how to communicate your idea to your team mates...
Chance favours the connected mind...
Generating Solutions for Problems
Create New Eyes
Think in 3’s
Taken from The Idea Generator, Ken Hudson, 2008
Be prepared to explain and discuss what you thought about the technique you are using, with the rest of the room
How was it for you?
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