The Future of Design thinking for Management Education. Project-based and Game-oriented methods are critical ingredients of success

  • Victor Taratukhin University of Muenster
  • Natalia Pulyavina Stanford University
  • Joerg Becker University of Muenster


In this research, the authors will share the experience of bringing Design thinking methodology to Management Education. This paper explores the current developments in the field of Design Thinking, provides a foundation for the Future Design thinking approach. Finally, we will review a successful case study on how universities plan to implement Design thinking strategies to support project-based education of graduate students, will provide the analysis of Academia - Industry-sponsored Design thinking projects.
Innovations and Future Directions in Education