How to use AI for Idea Generation and Development
Easy ideation with artificial intelligence tools like ChatGPT and OpenAI Playground (AI Ideas)
We are currently building this short course but you are welcome to get started. This online program is a demonstration of how to use AI to help you brainstorm or generate ideas. AI can be a powerful tool to use in your innovation, design thinking, or ideation projects. We demonstrate how to use popular tools to generate and develop ideas for a number of questions and purpose. Follow along with the video and try it yourself for a different way to brainstorm or ideate new ideas or directions.
Our "how to videos" demonstrate how to get quickly and simply started with AI tools like ChatGPT to ideate and innovate using classic techniques. Get help starting from the "blank page" with many ideas. Creatively diverge and converge using popular ideation tools like SCAMPER, combination mashups, famous person catalysts, or new technology applications. Pose questions to get numerous ideas from the AI tool. Select and conceptualize the best ideas.
Use these tools and techniques at the ideation stage of any design thinking framework. Let the AI help you to get many ideas or concepts you can start to develop, describe, and prototype.
In the videos we demonstrate using a number of example challenges, problems, or opportunities you might be able to relate to. Follow along and try the same activities or similar questions with your own challenge on the AI tools of your choice.
Darin Eich, Ph.D. is an innovation training workshop designer, design thinking training facilitator, keynote speaker & the founder of InnovationLearning.org. His speciality is designing and facilitating high-impact innovative leadership programs. He is also the author of
Innovation Step-by-Step: How to Create & Develop Ideas for your Challenge and Root Down & Branch Out: Best Practices for Leadership Development Programs.
Darin's passion involves helping people to become themselves, find and live their strengths, and become more creative, innovative and successful leaders. Darin is a conference keynote speaker and helps institutions develop leadership programs & retreats. He also facilitates professional brainstorming and innovation sessions for large organizations.
A variety of organizations listed below have utilized Darin's innovative facilitation, consulting, keynotes & workshops, and leadership development programs for training and innovation. Our programs and expertise have also been featured in various media publications.
StartGetting Started with AI Idea Generation (9:59)
StartFacilitating Live with AI to Synthesize Responses and Create a Summary (13:16)
StartApplying Ideation Tools and Techniques with AI help (11:48)
StartHow to Use AI to Create Idea or Concept Visuals and Rough Prototype Images (16:17)
PreviewHow to quickly and easily start using AI to create ideas, text and images (and show others) (5:40)
StartApplying AI Image Generation in Unique Ways (1:41)