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Royal Roads Design Thinking Challenge

Royal Roads University has reimagined the standard case competition to focus on innovating solutions to real-world challenges, using design thinking. In a world where leaders must navigate increased complexity, design thinking provides a structured approach for bringing new, yet-unimagined futures into being.  


  • Round 1: January 25th to February 19th, 2021. You will have 4 weeks to prepare a video response to the preliminary challenge. 
  • Rounds 2 and 3: March 5th to March 8th, 2021. This four-day virtual event will run from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm Pacific time daily. 


  • 1st Place - $2,000 CDN
  • 2nd Place - $1,000 CDN

Register your team today!

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On Nov 3, join design thinking experts Chris Ferguson, from Bridgeable, and RRU Prof. Amy Zidulka for an introduction to the design thinking research methods. This webinar will give you insight into the process you can take to bring innovative solutions to life. Sign up now.

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