Dubai Customs – Certified Innovation Strategist (CInS) In-house training | Press Release
Dubai | August 21st 2016 | Dubai Customs Training Center
LEAD has recently completed a 3- day Certified Innovation Strategist in-house training for Dubai Customs, a government agency of the Emirate of Dubai, UAE that provides critical services to individuals and businesses in a broad array of sectors for the purposes of security, compliance, trade facilitation, revenue generation, and other related activities.
The training was delivered to 42 department directors from across the organization. The training was tailored to lead participants through a series of high-level innovation teachings intended to help each participant – and the organization as a whole – better understand innovation and how to go about pursuing a formal program of innovation.
Participants were teamed up and asked to find solutions for current challenges faced at Dubai Customs; teams used the innovation frameworks and tools learnt to explore new possibilities, design new customer experiences better attuned to these new realities and then presented their innovative solutions to Dubai Custom’s Director General, Mr. Ahmed Mahboob, who proceed to award the 3 most innovative teams with a trophy in recognition of their extraordinary efforts on the project.
The course was conducted by Mr. Anthony Mills the Executive Director of the Global Innovation Institute (GII).
Delegates will be applying for the Certified Innovation Strategist exam www.globalinnovationinstitute.org/cins in order to become officially certified and hold the prestigious title which will support Dubai Customs in its goal of meeting the expectations of the UAE’s National Innovation Strategy.