Join EDGE’s Mentor Diego Cortes in a discussion with Kanika Singhal about human-centred design and much more!
About this Event
In this interactive session, Kanika will share her experience in human-centred design and the importance of its application in creating lasting products and services for early-stage social impact organizations.
In this session you will learn about:
- Generating relevant insights from your defined target market
- Identifying assumptions that should be tested
- Implementing human-centred design in your venture
Kanika is a multi-faceted thinker, researcher, strategist, and facilitator. She holds a degree in Genetics and Biotechnology from the University of Toronto, though has pursued ventures in various areas since. Her longest stint was at a management consulting firm, Fresh Squeezed Ideas, where she worked as a researcher and strategist, consulting North America’s largest corporations on their innovation, business strategy, and marketing programs.
After living slowly and fully on an organic farm for a month, she spent the past year pursuing her passions to support social enterprises, non-profits, and NGOs. She holds monthly workshops with her Brand the Change team in Lisbon, consults social enterprises (often pro bono), and acts as an advisor for a non-profit.
Between her gigs, she likes to spend time in nature, refine her cooking skills, and make progress on her yoga practice.