Hasso-Plattner-Institut für Softwaresystemtechnik
Professional Education

Professional Education

HPI Seminars for Professionals

The traditional concept of learning and studying, which included merely high school and university, has long been replaced by the idea of „lifelong learning“. Via the HPI Academy the HPI offers all professionals and executives the possibility to continuously upgrade their qualifications during their entire careers and to follow up the newest trends and developments in their areas of expertise.

The HPI Academy is the most high-profile provider of training in the field of innovation and trailblazer of a new, corporate working culture. It is a Hasso Plattner Institute spin-off that offers high quality education in Design Thinking and innovation for professionals.

Together with the HPI School of Design Thinking, the HPI Academy has made significant contributions to the development and dissemination of Design Thinking in Europe. The HPI Academy has gained rich experience in applying this method to address various problem issues.

Tailored to the individual goals of your background, your team and your company, the HPI Academy designs individual learning formats that offer you the latest in IT-trends, business innovation and Design Thinking.

These are some of our offers:

  • Design Thinking Workshops for companies as well as for individual participants (Open Courses).
  • Innovation Coaching - Experienced coaches guide you through your own innovation challenge.
  • Implementing the Design Thinking Process in Companies – The HPI Academy actively supports you in anchoring a new culture of innovation in your company.
  • IT Education for Professionals - Based on the research done at HPI, we create learning formats for your teams to be on top of IT trends and transformations.

Please find more information on our Professional Education Program and other offers at the HPI Academy website.