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Join EDGE’s Mentor Diego Cortes in a discussion with Kanika Singhal about human-centred design and much more!

About this Event

Kanika Singhal is a passionate researcher, strategist, facilitator and host of the Brand the Change Meetups in Lisbon, Portugal.

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

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About Kanika

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.