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HPI Academy

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Center of excellence for professional development

The HPI Academy was founded in 2009 as a Design Thinking pioneer and has since established itself in Germany and Europe. Today, the HPI Academy is considered a center of excellence for professional development and offers a broad educational portfolio. The HPI Academy is one of the leading providers of training, continuing education and certification in the field of innovation and transformation, in which agile digital, leadership and methodological skills play an elementary role.

The HPI Academy offers a combination of scientifically based and excellent, also international practical knowledge. As a Center of Excellence and through its connection to the digital engineering faculty of the Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI) and to the University of Potsdam, the HPI Academy guarantees the best education and training formats with academic standards. The HPI Academy provides knowledge transfer on all relevant future and innovation topics and qualifies professionals for the challenges of tomorrow.

Individual participants and companies can not only acquire comprehensive design thinking, IT, digital and leadership skills. They can also have their skills certified to develop solutions for complex tasks in different contexts by applying agile and user-centered innovation methods. Complementary to this “Innovation Excellence” certificate, we train as a Design Thinking Coach in a comprehensive program and also certify the coaching skills acquired.

Through our partnerships with world-renowned business schools such as the Stanford Center for Professional Development, ESMT Berlin or HEC Paris, we offer our clients unique added value. Annually come Several hundred specialists and managers to workshops on the HPI Academy campus for further training or certification. In total we have around 18,000 Professionals in recent years on their learning journeys. Of course, we can also be on-site with our customers or offer hybrid workshop formats upon request. Since our founding, we have had the pleasure of working for many renowned companies in around 500 accompany innovation projects. Many DAX-40 companies are among our customers.

If you would like to learn more about our customers, you can find a selection of our company cases here.

An excerpt from our workshop portfolio

For me

Workshop / Program Next events Location Language Costs Information

Workshop

Fit for Scrum in 3 Day(PSM 1 & PSPO 1)

  • IT & Digitalization
Potsdam German 2500 €
plus VAT

Workshop

Design Thinking Advanced

  • Design Thinking
Potsdam German 3000 €
plus VAT

Workshop

Design Thinking and Corporate Change

  • Design Thinking
  • Innovation & Transformation
Potsdam & Berlin English 3500 €
plus VAT

For teams and companies

Workshop / Program Information

Workshop

Design Thinking Advanced

  • Design Thinking

Workshop

Design Thinking Sprint

  • Design Thinking

Workshop

Strategic Visioning

  • Leadership

Workshop

Introduction to Design Thinking

  • Design Thinking

Workshop

Leadership Coaching

  • Leadership
  • Leadership Development

Workshop

Design Thinking and Corporate Change

  • Design Thinking

News

HPI Academy Launches New Networking Event Series “Innovation Excellence Talks”

HPI Academy Launches New Networking Event Series “Innovation Excellence Talks”

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First-Aid Training Truck Visits Hasso Plattner Institute

First-Aid Training Truck Visits Hasso Plattner Institute

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Design Thinking in Education: Innovation Can Be Learned

Design Thinking in Education: Innovation Can Be Learned

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