March 2019 The Power of Co-Creation: Collaboration that Drives Value

March 07, 2019
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Fairleigh Dickinson University Monninger Center/Library - The Orangerie
285 Madison Ave
Madison, NJ 07940

Co-creation is about producing something better and faster than you could have on your own. In this refreshing talk, the dynamic Pinaki Kathiari, will help you discover the versatility of co-creation and how you can incorporate these techniques across departments, employees, customers, suppliers and even your personal lives.

Pinaki Kathiari brings experience as CEO of his digital agency, Local Wisdom, which uses co-creation techniques to expedite the process while gaining valuable insights and powerful returns to his clients large and small.

By partnering through a series of activities to get everyone thinking and doing, we'll all have created an artifact that will serve as a great souvenir. You'll walk out with powerful tools to take back to your organization, including:

  • Knowing why and when you should co-create
  • Getting the right people to the table
  • Facilitating productive co-creation sessions
  • Brainstorming and designing
  • Creating products together

About Pinaki Kathiari


Pinaki Kathiari is the new CEO of Local Wisdom, a leader in design and technology, an international speaker on communications, and co-founder of Resource Hero.

With this level of expertise, Kathiari has taken the reins and is positioning Local Wisdom as a platform for people passionate about design and technology; to infinitely create services and products that fund other services and products. As co-founder of Resource Hero, he has created a 5-star-rated Salesforce app aimed at helping small and large companies make the most pivotal business decisions. As a natural disruptor and innovative mind, he has created the 7 Do’s and Don’ts of Co-Creation; a top-rated, mind-bending workshop, and a go-to model at conferences around the globe.

At close to two decades of experience working with global Fortune companies, conglomerate interactive agencies, and startups; Kathiari has mastered skills in audience awareness and employee engagement to boost brand reputation, sales, productivity, and quality.

As a force in digital culture, Kathiari is vigilant against standing still. In his free time, Pinaki enjoys playing video games, listening to audiobooks, DJing, and spending time with his lovely wife and two children.

Tickets

$35.00 IABC Member

$50.00 IABC Non-member

$25.00 IABC NJ Member-in-transition

$0.00 Student

Tickets

$35.00 IABC Member

$50.00 IABC Non-member

$25.00 IABC NJ Member-in-transition

$0.00 Student