Courses and workshops

Creative Thinking

Workshop Creative Thinking

For whom?

Master Research Honours Students and PhDs (early phase) who would like to use creative thinking to enhance knowledge exchange and to create new knowledge.


The workshop offers concrete tools on how to use creative thinking techniques in different situations. Using various techniques, we will work on questions from the participants in a creative approach. You will learn to generate ideas and leave "Yes, but" behind you.


Have you ever had the feeling you're stuck in a certain thinking pattern? How do you cope with it? doing research requires a lot of thinking to overcome distinctive issues. There are a lot of different techniques you can apply to break down the pattern. To think creatively and come up with new ideas and possible wonderful solutions to problems. This session will be centered around applying different techniques in order to come up with fresh ideas to solve problems and questions.

Date 2016 and time investment

Fall session: 1 November 2016 (0.5 day)

Time:13.30 - 17.30 h


Conference Hotel Drienerburght, Room E & F

Admission Criteria

Masters' Research Honours Students and (first- and second-year) PhD students

Course Fee

This training is financially supported by Twente Graduate School. For selected candidates application is free of charge. 

Group size

Maximum of 20 participants

Course materials

Course materials will be provided during the training


Nelleke van Adrichem, Senior Educational Consultant at University of Twente 

Wander Kenter, trainer and owner Wan2Train, training, advice and consultancy company, Enschede

Please notice in case of cancellation at the last moment, we are forced to send an invoice with the costs to the department of your faculty.

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