Join Design4India as we enable Startups to connect with leading Design Experts, Industry leaders, Design mentors, practitioners and designers through Design discussions, Innovation Camps, Design Hackathons, Design Showcases and more.
Our programs provide a building block and focus on the integrating design in every aspect of a Startups’ ecosystem, thereby equipping you with the right tools to enquire, experiment and execute your product to it’s fullest potential and reach your target audience.
DESIGN THINKING – ‘DESIGN 101’
13th July 2019 at Integrated Startup Complex, Kochi
In association with Kerala Startup Mission and Rapid Value, Design4India organised a state level hackathon. The hackathon was conducted by Niyam Bhushan, Founder, DesignRev and Digital Dionysus. Attendees participated in design thinking exercises that enabled them to create and fine tune their Minimum Viable Products by examining all angles – from user empathy to customer centricity.
DESIGN THINKING IN PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT.
6th July 2019 at IIM Kozhikode,Calicut
Design4India partnered with Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM), the Government of Kerala’s nodal agency, to present Design Storm – a design thinking workshop specially curated for new startups. The session was hosted by mentor Dr. Anbu Rathinavel, Chief Design Officer, Intellect Design Arena and Head, School of Design Thinking. The workshop was organised in conjunction with KSUM’s mission to support the emerging Kerala startup ecosystem by guiding them towards driving large scale impact through design thinking.
DESIGN LOUNGE- DESIGN FOR DIGITAL STRATEGY
21st May, 2019 at Lord of the Drinks, New Delhi
Design Lounge brought together thought-leaders in the design and technology ecosystem to talk about making design relevant to business. The speakers were: Alexander Grunsteidl – Director, User Experience at Method; Milan Atreya – Global UX Leader, SAP; Dr. Varsha Gupta – Head of Corporate Communication Cell, NIFT, Delhi; Saurabh Das – Head of Digital Strategy Group, Adobe and Bipul Keshri – Director, Usability & Design, GlobalLogic. Participants reimagined solutions to wicked problems, challenged traditional design models and delved into intriguing discussions that showcased the transformative power of design for businesses.
DESIGN LOUNGE- DESIGNING FOR THE NEW PARADIGM
11th May, 2019 at Amdocs India, Pune.
Design4India collaborated with Amdocs and hosted Design Lounge – an interactive networking session where leaders in the industry talked about must-know trends that are enabling the design landscape. The speakers lined up for the event were: Rajat Raheja – Country Head, Amdocs India; Shilpa Kadam – Studio Partner UX, Globant India; Chief Design Officer, Globant Asia; Anant Tambade – Director, Amdocs India; Ayaz Basrai – Co-founder, The Busride Studio; Alain Lonay – General Manager, Renault Design India and Kiran Sabnis – Co-Founder & Director, Gurumantra. The session was filled with captivating discussions and dynamic perspectives about where the future of design is heading.