The field lab will bring us to the New Work Lab in Casablanca and its founder Fatim-Zahra Biaz. The New Work Lab is a working and learning environment for entrepreneurs and startups: It accelerates the growth of startups by providing entrepreneurs with many tools and opportunities: co-working space, workshops to promote entrepreneurship etc. In just one year, New Work Lab has become a major venue for entrepreneurs and startups in Casablanca. Students will have the chance to visit the New Work Lab and collaborate with social entrepreneurs on possible solutions for social problems prevalent in Morocco. Ideas and prototypes will be developed using the design thinking method.
Learning opportunities and objectives:
- Get to know and collaborate with Moroccan Social Entrepreneurs
- Gain a better understanding of social problems prevalent in Morocco
- Apply the Design Thinking method