Edward de Bono's Programmes - Lateral Thinking - Creativity in Action

Edward de Bono's Programmes - Lateral Thinking - Creativity in Action


This programme helps you and everyone in your organisation to generate innovative solutions to meet the demand of today’s business environment. You will learn how to focus your creative energy and turn problems into opportunities. You will also learn how to expand your vision and overcome problems with more and better ideas to get immediate results.

This programme is the culmination of all Dr de Bono’s work. It brings together his experience and his key concepts in a unique package, an easy-to-learn, easy-to-use, practical approach to creative thinking that has proved successful around the world.

Date & Time

Friday, November 12 2021
9:00 am – 4:30 pm


The Hong Kong Management Association,
1-6/F First Commercial Building,
33-35 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay,
Hong Kong


  • The Need for Creative Thinking
  • the limits of logical and critical thinking and brainstorming
  • why creativity is a learnable set of skills
  • Lateral Thinking Techniques
  • Focus : when and how to change your focus and improve creative efforts
  • Concept Triangle : how to use concepts as a breeding ground for new ideas
  • Challenge : breaking free from the limits of accepted ways of operating
  • Random Entry : using unconnected input to open new lines of thinking

“What Edward de Bono is doing to teach people how to think may be the most important thing going on in the world today.”

George Gallup

“You’d do no better than to attend one of creativity guru Edward de Bono’s seminars; invest heavily in using such techniques to solve all problems.”

Tom Peters

Workshop Leader

Overseeing the promotion and conduct of Dr. Edward de Bono’s Thinking Methods in the ASEAN region including Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Taiwan, Sir Dr Peter Low and Mrs Linda Low were the first two of only 4 persons in the world to be awarded the status of Lifetime Certified Master Trainer by Dr de Bono in January 2002. They have conducted more than 2,500 seminars for executives from major corporations and businesses and government agencies. Their clients include Senior Medical Consultants who practice under the aegis of the Hong Kong Hospital Authority, engineers who work for the MTR (Hong Kong) and the MRT (Singapore), China Light and Power, architects who work for the Housing Development Board (Singapore), senior executives and CEOs from reputable organisations such as the Hong Kong Jockey Club, Daimler Chrysler, BNP Paribas, J.P. Morgan and other giants in the finance, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and hospitality industries. The programmes will be delivered by any one of the Lifetime Certified Master Trainers or a Certified Licensed Instructor appointed by Edward de Bono Training Private Limited – Official Regional Centre.

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Due to current COVID-19 situation, the mode of instruction might be changed from face-to-face to online teaching if necessary in the event that face-to-face classes cannot be held. The Association will contact the students concerned with details of such arrangements as necessary.



Course Details

Ms Kelly Chan
Phone: +852 2774 8552
Email: kellychan@hkma.org.hk

General Enquiry / Course Enrolment / Membership Information

Phone: +852 2774 8500 or +852 2774 8501
Email: hkma@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000

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