An MDP on ‘Creativity and Problem Solving’ was conducted for corporate executives of various industries on May 25, 2016. The participants were from middle management level and appreciated the content and delivery of the day long program.
The faculty resource person of the program Dr. R. Jagadeesh, Dean – Academics and Professor – Operations, SDMIMD, conducted the sessions including understanding the terms creativity, problem solving, creative problem solving and their implications for managing change. How creativity and problem solving relate to making change happen and lead to desired results was lucidly demonstrated with exercises and games. Further, assessment of creativity, and barriers to creativity were also discussed. The pedagogy involved classroom lectures, presentations, games, hands on exercises, and case studies. Prof. Malathi Sriram, Coordinator of the program was present. Dr. Sunil M.V., Librarian, SDMIMD, gave vote of thanks.