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13.12.2022 — 14.12.2022
2 half-day "Journey Map Ops"
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This TiSDD DEEP DIVE is an intensive 2 half-day course on Journey Map Operations (also known as Customer Journey Management). With a combination of talks, interactive workshops, and Q&A sessions, you'll learn how to bring journey mapping from a simple workshop tool to an interconnected information system in organizations.


experts in the field


Marc Stickdorn, the co-author of the award-winning service design book ‘This is Service Design Thinking’. and 'This is Service Design Doing'. He is also CEO and one of the founders of Smaply, a dedicated journey mapping software. View Marc’s profile on LinkedIn


Highly practical Workshop


No matter if you’re completely new to journey maps or if you’re a veteran in journey mapping, using journey maps as a visual customer-centric management tool requires a specific set-up and governance structure. When implemented correctly, it can help you to keep an overview of ongoing and planned initiatives in your organization as well as a repository of past projects including previous journey maps and research data.

Journey Map Ops enables you to:

  • Keep a hierarchy of maps that are always up-to-date
  • Build a repository of previous projects and research data
  • Coordinate all projects in your organization with impact on CX/EX
  • Find old projects and build new projects on existing data
  • Create a dashboard of CX/EX for management
  • Actively build bridges between organizational silos

Participant Quotes

"The Customer Journey Ops course with Marc is a great opportunity to learn and practice how you can build, connect and manage your customer journeys in a way that's relevant and useful for your organization. Marc provides theoretical grounds along with his insights and examples from different industries that help you and your team to build a clear repository of journeys that can be linked together and introduced into a journey mapping software tool as a single source of truth. This is a course that will help you build a foundation for a systematic approach to managing and designing better customer experiences across your organization."
Ana Osredkar, Co-founder and director – Servis 8, Slovenia

"I would recommend Journey Map Operations to anyone who wants to build End-to-End visibility of Customer Experience, break silos and unite their organization around customers and users. Marc gives lots of practical recommendations as well as strong inspirations. Make sure you do ask questions as Q&A is something I have found particularly amazing in this very hands-on course."
Nikita Zachinskiy, Behavioural Scientist, Vodafone NZ


What to expect in detail


Session 1 (3.5 hours incl. breaks)

- Intro to Journey Management and Journey Map Operations (JMO)

- Creation and Use Cases of Journey Maps

- Evaluation and Reliability of Journey Maps

- Building a Journey Map Hierarchy and Repository

- Q&A session

Session 2 (3.5 hours incl. breaks)

- Governance System for Journey Map Operations

- Personas as a strategic element in JMO

- JMO as an information system for organizations

- Connecting JMO with Triple Track Agile Management

- Q&A session

Facts & Figures

Language: English

Venue: Online (Zoom & Miro)

Dates:  December 13th - 14th 2022

Session times:
Berlin (GER): 9:00 am – 12:30 pm CET
London (UK): 8:00 am – 11:30 am GMT
Dubai (UAE): 12:00 pm – 03:00 pm GST
Singapore: 04:00 pm – 07:00 pm SGT
Sydney (AU): 07:00 pm – 10:00 pm AEDT

Max. Participants: 25

Early Bird Ticket Price: € 499 until the 31st of October 2022

Regular Ticket Price: € 599

Prices are excluding VAT. A certificate from Marc Stickdorn (SDN accredited Master Trainer) is awarded to participants who successfully complete the course. Discounts available for teams signing up, Non-Profits and Government Organizations. Contact



Smaply (all participants receive a 2-months free trial)

General info

This is Service Design Doing moves service design thinking from theory to practice, connecting customer experience to business success. The School facilitators Adam, Marc, and Markus, together with Jakob, also published the book with the same name. With cases and tips from 300 contributors, the authors outline tools and methods, discuss running workshops, sprints and projects, and explore embedding service design.

The co-created script of past editions of the schools laid one of the foundations for the book’s content.

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