Want to learn the design thinking methodology in one weekend?

The Weekend Design Challenge (WDC) is an event composed of seminars and hands-on workshops that guide 50 students through the design thinking methodology from idea to product in just one weekend. Students develop ideas and prototypes and pitch the solution to a panel judges. The WDC is the kick-off event of the New venture Design Experience (NVDE).

The event is open to all students. It will take place the weekend after the first day of class in August. The event is organized by NVDE faculty part of the UPRM Pathways to Innovation group.

Students interested in participating in the event should register in the following link: to be published in May 2017.

What is design thinking?

Design thinking is a methodology that puts the user at the center of the design process in order to develop products and services that provide value to users. Many successful companies like Apple, and Google employ this methodology to develop their products.

Still reading?

Then you should register for the event!

Link to be published in May 2017