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Think Differently - Perth Workshop

30-Oct-2018 -
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
State Library of Western Australia
25 Francis Street , Perth
Think Differently - Perth Workshop


Have you ever wondered how do the companies like Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Coca Cola & Ford, create develop game changing ideas that revolutionize an industry?

Well at some point they have been inspired, advised or trained by one man, Duncan Wardle.

Duncan is now a 2-time TedX Speaker and worked as a senior executive for Disney for 25+ years, most recently as Vice President of Innovation & Creativity and is an inspiring and engaging keynote speaker, as well as results-driven international business consultant, who applies his creative talents and unconventional methods to help companies and individuals get to those breakthrough ideas that lead to extraordinary results.

Duncan has trained over 3,000 professionals and executives from Disney, Pixar, Lucas Films, Marvel, Animation, Johnson & Johnson, Coca Cola & Ford how to enhance their innovation & creativity skills using a mix of behaviours and tools, that encouraged them to think more audaciously.

Duncan’s #1 passion is to unleash the magic within each individual and organization to deliver tangible business results

Join us for this once-in-a-lifetime special event if you:
Want to learn how to build a capacity and foster a culture of innovation in your business
Have ever wondered how disruptive thinkers innovate
Want to learn proven tools and techniques to ideate and then implement game-changing ideas faster
Would love to get a peek behind the curtain of one of the world’s most creative companies
Want to know how to create an entrepreneurial mindset in your teams
Key innovation insights that you can apply back at your organisation
The tools to be able to ideate quicker, to get to market to compete with start-ups

What you can expect:

With an infectious energy and playful collaboration, Duncan pushes executives and their teams to overcome preconceived ideas, act more audaciously and dare to dream up with the exciting new things consumers are looking for.

Duncan immerses his audience in a unique set of Innovation tools and techniques that everyone can use to think and act more audaciously and get to breakthrough ideas and has created a unique insight gathering process that has led to some revolutionary new products and services

During this world renowned ‘Think Differently’ workshop-style presentation, Duncan will:

  • Discuss how he infused a culture of innovation with a start-up mindset across some of the most creative companies in the world, by using his unique innovation toolkit. Share a series of case studies from his 25+ year career at Disney
  • Share a tangible collection of tips and techniques to uncover insights that fuel innovation.
  • Share his unique creative talents and unconventional methods used on a variety of innovation project.
  • Show you how to use his complete iD8&innov8 Design Thinking Process to help companies uncover insights for innovation and create ideas and concepts that deliver tangible business results.
  • Help you uncover the most impactful areas for insights & where you should be focusing your innovation efforts.

For most, it’s an eye-opening and inspiring experience. Believe it or not, there is more to creating and innovative culture than bean bags and post it notes.

Whether you work in a creative industry, are looking for different ways to inspire and innovate, or simply want to flick on your innovation switch, Duncan Wardle has the experience, skills & processes to show you how.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to be inspired and motivated like never before; Duncan may never come to Australia again.
All proceeds from ticket sales go towards funding a free marketing education event for charities & good causes (Change the World).

For more information and to book your spot at this exciting special event visit our event page at


Location: 25 Francis Street , Perth, WA, 6000