Monthly Archives: February 2011

What kinds of seeds? – John Thackara

By john | Published: February 21, 2011 Global design education in a nasty bind. There are hints of the dot com boom a decade ago. New products [courses] have been launched at a frantic rate in recent years. New buildings

What kinds of seeds? – John Thackara

By john | Published: February 21, 2011 Global design education in a nasty bind. There are hints of the dot com boom a decade ago. New products [courses] have been launched at a frantic rate in recent years. New buildings

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Ahmedabad Mirror on ‘Vision First’ – Pravin Mishra

Ahmedabad Mirror dated 21 Feb. 2011 ( Read original article here ) Redesign India with new vision Design is a powerful force that can change society and needs to be handled as such   Pravin Mishra Posted On Monday, February

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Ahmedabad Mirror on ‘Vision First’ – Pravin Mishra

Ahmedabad Mirror dated 21 Feb. 2011 ( Read original article here ) Redesign India with new vision Design is a powerful force that can change society and needs to be handled as such   Pravin Mishra Posted On Monday, February

John Thackara – What Kind of Design Institutes for India?

February 19, 2011 What Kind of Design Institutes for India? A decision by the Indian government set up four new National Institutes of Design [NIDs] in the country has sparked a lively debate about the kinds of design they should

John Thackara – What Kind of Design Institutes for India?

February 19, 2011 What Kind of Design Institutes for India? A decision by the Indian government set up four new National Institutes of Design [NIDs] in the country has sparked a lively debate about the kinds of design they should

Update

This afternoon I spoke with Sam Pitroda, the Advisor to the Prime Minister of India on Public Information Infrastructure & Innovations about the proposal sent by the core team of the Vision First initiative to him. Based on our conversation

Update

This afternoon I spoke with Sam Pitroda, the Advisor to the Prime Minister of India on Public Information Infrastructure & Innovations about the proposal sent by the core team of the Vision First initiative to him. Based on our conversation

Inclusive Design for India

Design for Inclusive Development Prof M P Ranjan Design Thinker & Independent Academic Ahmedabad Our economists and planners have got used to the idea of measuring progress by the growth and their metrics include industrial production, agricultural production and the

Inclusive Design for India

Design for Inclusive Development Prof M P Ranjan Design Thinker & Independent Academic Ahmedabad Our economists and planners have got used to the idea of measuring progress by the growth and their metrics include industrial production, agricultural production and the

we have a reply :)

On 12/Feb/11 9:40 PM, Sam Pitroda wrote: Dear Rashmi and friends, Thank you for the vision document. I appreciate your energy, enthusiasm, support and the VISION. I am in SF and will need a couple of days to reflect. I

we have a reply :)

On 12/Feb/11 9:40 PM, Sam Pitroda wrote: Dear Rashmi and friends, Thank you for the vision document. I appreciate your energy, enthusiasm, support and the VISION. I am in SF and will need a couple of days to reflect. I

Vision First – Proposal

The original pdf document can be viewed / downloaded here. Vision First Introduction The Indian Design community is excited — the Indian government has committed to the setting up of four new Institutions for Design Education (NIDs) in the country.

Vision First – Proposal

The original pdf document can be viewed / downloaded here. Vision First Introduction The Indian Design community is excited — the Indian government has committed to the setting up of four new Institutions for Design Education (NIDs) in the country.