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Belatrix Software Kicks off Major Innovation Effort and Invites Innovation Expert to Share How Agile + Design Thinking Accelerate Product Innovation

June 20, 2013

Belatrix Innovation University launches as Author & Thought Leader, Simone Ahuja, builds business case for how Design Thinking + Agile arms product innovators for success

Belatrix Software, the leading global Nearshore Agile software innovation firm, today released news on its latest initiative – the Belatrix Software Innovation University (BSIU). The BSIU initiative brings together leading thought leaders, and business and technology executives to participate in a series of webcasts and dynamic workshops. The goal of the initiative is to fuel business leaders with what they need to gain fresh inspiration for their product innovation efforts. It’s that inspiration that has the potential to drive significant commercial success for their firms, and the economy as a whole.

Design Thinking – An Approach for Fighting Complexity and Accelerating Successful Product Development Cycles” is the first webcast in Belatrix’s BSIU initiative. The session kicks off on Tuesday, June 25, at 1 PM ET with Simone Ahuja, innovation thought leader and Founder of BloodOrange Consulting. Simone is co-author of the internationally bestselling book, Jugaad Innovation: Think Frugal, Be Flexible, Generate Breakthrough Growth (Jossey-Bass, 2012). She speaks and writes extensively on subjects related to global innovation. She also has produced an innovation series for PBS.

Simone Ahuja will address how Design Thinking + Agile Software Development combine to be a powerful force in targeting and accelerating product innovation. She’ll talk about the mindset shift necessary to bring about this acceleration point.

Belatrix Software uses Agile software methodologies to drive its clients innovation efforts. The company has the highest number of Certified Scrum Managers in Latin America. Participants in the Belatrix Software webcast will receive a certificate that signifies they have gained knowledge in this growing area of expertise.

“Simone has an excellent reputation for helping companies crystalize the core design problem to come up with truly radical but commercially viable ideas,” said Luis Robbio, CEO & Co-Founder of Belatrix Software. “We are pleased to welcome Simone Ahuja to kick of this first webcast of the BSIU initiative.”

Please visit http://www.belatrixsf.com/innovation-university/ for more information.

About Belatrix Software

Belatrix Software helps companies thrive in the digital world. Organizations partner with Belatrix to turn ideas into high quality, innovative software based on highly-tuned Agile development processes. Customers use Belatrix's digital transformation services to create best-in-class software products, lower time to market, and gain competitive edge. Belatrix's dedicated labs, focusing on UX, continuous delivery, mobile, DevOps, and QA automation, help organizations become digital leaders.

Belatrix's clients include both established Fortune level and emerging, venture backed firms. Some of the firm's clients include Disney, Adobe, AOL, PwC, and Shutterfly. Belatrix is a South American company with offices in Florida, New York, San Francisco, Barcelona, Mendoza, Buenos Aires, Bogotá and Lima


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