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GPLD144 - Solving Problems and Seeing the Big Picture

In this workshop, participants will be able to both identify problems and use problem solving techniques to find efficient solutions. Participants will first look at ways in which problems arise, where they arise and how problems can be identified. Second, we will discuss an easily applicable 7 step problem-solving technique. Through these concepts, participants will learn to see the bigger picture to solve problems successfully.

If you have already taken or are planning to take GPLD147 - Embracing Your Potential: Graduate Leadership Development Program, do not register for this workshop as the same content is covered in GPLD147.

Learning Objectives

In this workshop, students will learn to:
1) Identify problems at either an individual, group, or organizational level
2) Differentiate problems by complexity
3) Create solutions to problems using a 7-step technique

Leaders Information

This workshop is led by Azfar Adib.

Azfar is a PhD student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Concordia University. He holds a BSc in Electrical Engineering and an MBA, followed by his current perusal of doctoral studies in biomedical arena. Having professional experience of over 8 years in different functional- managerial roles along with a wide range of volunteering activities; Azfar is passionate about empowering people towards excellence, which he regularly promotes through public speaking-writing and other endeavors.


Section 1
September 30, 2021, 13:00 - 15:00, Thu

Disclaimer: Available spots is an estimation.

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