Monthly Archives: March 2011

DIPP Meeting Narrative – Jatin Bhatt

The DIPP story as a narration- Draft from what I recollect: Awaiting arrival of Mr. Bhaskar in the conference room at Udyog Bhawan, Amit was loading the power point presentation on the laptop. We noticed that another presentation was already

DIPP Meeting Narrative – Jatin Bhatt

The DIPP story as a narration- Draft from what I recollect: Awaiting arrival of Mr. Bhaskar in the conference room at Udyog Bhawan, Amit was loading the power point presentation on the laptop. We noticed that another presentation was already

Privatising the IIMs – Economic Times

Is this what is in store for all National Institutes in the country? Makes very interesting reading in the light of the Government’s announcements on the setting up of four new NIDs.  Read original article in The Economic Times here.

Privatising the IIMs – Economic Times

Is this what is in store for all National Institutes in the country? Makes very interesting reading in the light of the Government’s announcements on the setting up of four new NIDs.  Read original article in The Economic Times here.

“An evening with Prof. H Kumar Vyas”,

Talk by Prof. Vikas Satvalekar at “An evening with Prof. H Kumar Vyas”, at felicitation ceremony held in Pune. 22 March 2011 It was the summer of 1963. A typical hot afternoon in Ahmedabad inside the Corbousier designed Sanskar Kendra,

“An evening with Prof. H Kumar Vyas”,

Talk by Prof. Vikas Satvalekar at “An evening with Prof. H Kumar Vyas”, at felicitation ceremony held in Pune. 22 March 2011 It was the summer of 1963. A typical hot afternoon in Ahmedabad inside the Corbousier designed Sanskar Kendra,

Presentation

Presentation made to DIPP (Department of Industrial Promotion & Policy), Ministry of Commerce & Industry on 18 March 2011

Presentation

Presentation made to DIPP (Department of Industrial Promotion & Policy), Ministry of Commerce & Industry on 18 March 2011

Meeting with Mr Sam Pitroda on 18th March 2011: My views: A Balasubramaniam

The air-conditioning in the conference room no 136 in Yojana Bhavan was buzzing but was hardly cooling. When Mr Sam Pitroda walked in and apologized about the AC, Ranjan quipped by thanking him for the warm welcome, setting the tone

Meeting with Mr Sam Pitroda on 18th March 2011: My views: A Balasubramaniam

The air-conditioning in the conference room no 136 in Yojana Bhavan was buzzing but was hardly cooling. When Mr Sam Pitroda walked in and apologized about the AC, Ranjan quipped by thanking him for the warm welcome, setting the tone

Update on DIPP & Sam Pitroda Meetings – MP Ranjan

Yesterday, 18 March 2011, five persons from the Vision First group that was formed after discussions here on the DesignIndia list made a presentation to the DIPP at the Udhyog Bhavan and shared our concerns with their team of four

Update on DIPP & Sam Pitroda Meetings – MP Ranjan

Yesterday, 18 March 2011, five persons from the Vision First group that was formed after discussions here on the DesignIndia list made a presentation to the DIPP at the Udhyog Bhavan and shared our concerns with their team of four

Letter to DIPP – Uday Dandavate

Dear Mr. V. Bhaskar,  I am writing this email to you because I was not able to join the representatives of the Vision First initiative during a meeting with you on March 18th.  This group, of which I am one

Letter to DIPP – Uday Dandavate

Dear Mr. V. Bhaskar,  I am writing this email to you because I was not able to join the representatives of the Vision First initiative during a meeting with you on March 18th.  This group, of which I am one

Letter from Kumar Vyas

We have an inspiring letter from Prof. Kumar Vyas about Vision First. Thank you, Kumar. It keeps us going. (Full write-ups on the SIR MISHA BLACK MEDAL awarded recently to Prof. Kumar Vyas are here and here.) — Dear Rashmi

Letter from Kumar Vyas

We have an inspiring letter from Prof. Kumar Vyas about Vision First. Thank you, Kumar. It keeps us going. (Full write-ups on the SIR MISHA BLACK MEDAL awarded recently to Prof. Kumar Vyas are here and here.) — Dear Rashmi

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Designers, faculty worried over new NIDs – Times of India

Times of India, 18 March 2011, Ahmedabad edition.   Designers, faculty worried over new NIDs Dayananda Yumlembam | TNN Ahmedabad: A group comprising National Institute of Design (NID) designers, faculty members and alumnus will meet officials of the Department of

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Designers, faculty worried over new NIDs – Times of India

Times of India, 18 March 2011, Ahmedabad edition.   Designers, faculty worried over new NIDs Dayananda Yumlembam | TNN Ahmedabad: A group comprising National Institute of Design (NID) designers, faculty members and alumnus will meet officials of the Department of