The Industrial Design Centre (IDC) at IIT Bombay is organising Design & Degree Show 2016 at VMCC, IIT Campus from June 19th to 21st.
Design & Degree Show 2016 includes a two day Design Conference on June 19th and 20th, where 16 eminent designers from a wide range of specialisations ranging from User interface and Human Computer Interaction, Communication Design, Industrial Design, Animation to Mobility and Vehicle design will be sharing their vision, experiences and case studies. This event will also showcase design projects by the outgoing batch of Master of Design (MDes) students of five streams at the The Industrial Design Centre, IIT Bombay.
The event will be attended by Design professionals, Academicians, Design students from various institutes, Experts in various fields related to design, writers, artists, media professionals and general public interested in design.
We, the graduating batch of IDC have spent two years of our Master’s programme engaged in thoughtful design projects, diverse in nature, but with one common goal of simplifying and enriching lives. Now is the time that we proudly showcase the projects to you, in one grand exhibition. The projects are divided into clusters, from Healthcare to Agriculture, Education to Rural Development, each aiming for betterment in their respective domains.
Industrial Design Centre
The Industrial Design Centre (IDC) is one of the oldest and most distinguished design schools in India, located within the Indian Institute of technology, Mumbai, India (IIT Bombay)
Since 1969, IDC offers an excellent environment for academics, research projects in the field of design. The education programme at IDC is an unique mix of pedagogic experimentation with a pragmatic design approach. It blends hard core problem-solving with design research. New thoughts, philosophies and research into several aspects of design are experimented with to continuously revitalise the academic programmes at IDC.
IDC graduates have contributed to every major field of design, all across the world. Alumni from IDC have been key players in eminent companies and research labs including Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, Lego, Volvo, Samsung, Zynga and MIT Media Labs.