Mariana Ivanova is User Experience Expert at SAP, responsible for designing innovative enterprise solutions in the Environment Health and Safety domain. She is addicted to empathy, to user experience and design, striving to bring as much value as possible to the people using SAP’s products. Recently she has become a trainer and design thinking coach and continue to follow her mission to raise awareness of people about the importance of user experience and design thinking.
Design Thinking from Buzz Word to Real Adoption
Design Thinking, co-innovation… We hear these buzz words in every SAP manager speech. How do we bring them into real execution in development teams? How do we make people embrace the approach and be willing to apply it in everyday work, for any piece of software they touch?
The answer is simple. Just apply design thinking to solve team’s own needs and let the team experience first-hand the value it brings.
Any person working in team and involved in product development: Development manages; Team Leaders; Scrum Masters; Product Managers; UI/UX Specialist; Quality Assurance Specialist; Knowledge Management Specialist; Design Thinking Coaches; Developers.