Event Details

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM - May 30, 2019
Fairmont Hotel Macdonald, Edmonton


Join Superintendents, CIOs, Curriculum Directors and other school leaders from across Alberta to learn from experts about Design Thinking and how you can apply it to solve your district's key challenges. Over the course of the day, we’ll take you through each step of the Design Thinking process—and you’ll leave with a prototype solution to a key challenge that's relevant to you.


8:30 AM - 10:30 AM: Google for Education Product Updates (Optional, NDA will be required for participation) 

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM: Intro to Design Thinking - Problem Finding 

11:15 PM - 12:00 PM: Design Thinking - Defining & Empathizing

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM: Lunch

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM: Design Thinking - Ideation, Critique, Presentations 

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM: How Google Iterates - Evolution of Google Classroom

Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

10065 100 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5J 0N6

Frequently Asked Questions

For any questions about Forward:Canada please contact David Harrington at dharrington@google.com