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'Design thinking and Innovation''

2 day Seminar course
16th - 17th of November 2018 from 9.30am - 6.00 pm
at IDC, IIT Bombay


This course will acquaint you with the design thinking needed for innovation. At the heart of design thinking is a deep concern for the user. Design thinking is being recognized and adopted across a range of sectors the world over for the novel methods it brings to innovation.  In the course, we will familiarize you with:
- Design thinking tools
- Solution finding for Innovation  

Course Content/lectures

Each of the components mentioned above will be taken up in detail during the course with relevant case studies.
You will also get a unique opportunity to experience the Innovation Studio facilities at IIT B first hand.


Core faculty- Prof B K Chakravarthy
Faculty from IDC -
Prof. U. A. Athavankar
Prof. A. G. Rao

Who will benefit

This course is for innovators and change-makers at all levels who look forward to disruptive  innovation. Marketing managers, CEOs, R&D personnel and entrepreneurs from a range of fields will also benefit from this course. 


The registration fee for the 2 day workshop rates are as follows:
Early bird After 2nd Nov 2018
Rs. 20,000/- Rs. 25,000/-

Please register using the link given below (last date for registration is 15th Nov 2018)

You are welcome to use any of the options below to pay
1. Pay online using the link given above
2. For Early bird payments please pay
By DD in favour of "The Registrar, IIT Bombay" and send it to the address of the course coordinator below or pay before the start of the seminar on the same day.
3. By using e-payment (participants may transfer the amount to IIT Bombay account)

Name of the Payee : Registrar, IIT Bombay, CEP Account
Name of the Bank : State Bank of India
Banker's address : IIT Powai Branch, A.S. Marg, Powai, Mumbai-400 076, India.
Phone : +91-22-25722894/ 25725305
Bank A/c No. : 10725729128
Account Type : CURRENT
MICR Code : 400002034
IFSC / BIC Code : SBIN0001109


Limited on-campus accommodation is available on payment basis. In case of non-availability of such accommodation, you might have to arrange for your own alternative accommodation. It is suggested that you do the same well in advance. Given below is a suggested list of nearby hotels.

Meluha the Fern, Hiranandani Gardens,Powai 
Rodas Hotel, Powai 
The Beatle, Powai
The Ramada, Powai
The Renaissance, Powai 

Contact details

If you have any queries, please contact:
Ms. Bhavna Nabar
Industrial Design Centre
IIT Bombay
Powai Mumbai- 400 076, India
Phone: +91 (22) 2576 4822
Mobile: +91 9136024822

Course Coordinator
Prof. B. K. Chakravarthy
Institute Chair Professor
IDC School of Design, IIT Bombay
Powai, Mumbai - 400 076 (INDIA)
Tel.: +91 (22) 2576 7860
Fax.: +91 (22) 2576 7803

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