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JUNE 13-18, 2017 • UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO NORTH CAMPUS • BUFFALO, NEW YORK, USA
PRESENTED BY: Creative Education Foundation • Journal of Creative Behavior 
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Wednesday, June 14 • 8:30am - 5:00pm
SP01 The Creative Problem Solving Process in One Day – Powered by Your Own Style

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Experience new skills in the innovation process: Finding, defining and solving important problems and opportunities collaboratively with consensus and commitment to implement. "Simplexity Thinking" is simple, experiential and inclusive. Globally applied to tackle complex situations, Simplexity has transformed organizations into a "How might we?" culture. Several real-world application examples build understanding of how the process works. Opportunities are provided to share different experiences and ideas about own real-world problems. Learn from each other, and walk away with fresh insights to apply immediately. "Powered by your own style" means discovering your own Creative Problem Solving profile to help you and your team become better problem solvers. Personal insights enable customizing the process to make it more effective. Immersed in a safe learning environment, you will receive expert coaching to deepen the experience and maximize the impact. You will experience a facilitated Creative Problem Solving process with interconnected skills and tools. You will learn:
• Individual and group innovation skills at a concrete, person-to-person level.
• How to work in teams in a more inclusive, faster and innovative way.
• The art and science of Creative Problem Solving.
• Your own unique problem solving style and how to effectively work with other styles.
• How to better understand, define and uniquely solve your own real work problems.
• How to better implement innovative solutions.

Leaders/Presenters
avatar for Min Basadur

Min Basadur

Ontario, Canada, Basadur Applied Creativity
Experiencing CPSI in 1971, Min Basadur became a lifelong friend and colleague of Sid Parnes, developing Sid’s research and teachings into real-world application. At Procter & Gamble, Basadur created a corporate-wide applied creativity consulting practice that continues to thriv... Read More →
avatar for Richard Perez

Richard Perez

Ohio, United States, Procter & Gamble
Richard Perez is an accomplished product innovator with a 25-year career at Procter & Gamble. He’s led cross-functional teams in new product development, engineering, marketing, and launch in North America, Latin America and China. Perez currently leads Procter & Gamble’s int... Read More →
avatar for Shannon Wagers

Shannon Wagers

Innovation Guide and Creativity Coach, Procter and Gamble
Shannon Wagers is a consumer products professional with decades of experience in creating winning products, including Tide, Olay, Old Spice, and Gillette. He is a graduate of Miami University (OH) with a bachelor’s in chemistry. He was awarded his first patent in 2005, and has... Read More →


Wednesday June 14, 2017 8:30am - 5:00pm
Fargo Entertainment Lounge 261