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The course Expo Info Design is an exposure course on different aspects of presenting and organising information to make communication of information visible, efficient and effective.
The course will cover Information Theory, Ordering of Information, Methods for Structuring and Visualisation of Information, Display of Qualitative Information, Process of Sorting and Categorising Information as well as Introduction to Information Architecture.
The lectures will draw upon examples from a wide variety of application of Information Design that include: Web indexing and organising Menus, Knowledge Visualisation, Sigange and Wayfinding, Maps and Diagrams, Graphic Interfaces and Displays, Interactive Information Applications, etc.
The course is scheduled to have lecture and discussion sessions in the morning followed by workshops on Information Design related creative problem solving sessions in the afternoon
Design Workshop: hands-on sessions
The participants will work on a specific Information Design project, with expert guidance from faculty members. These design solutions will be presented at the end of the session and discussed with faculty members from IDC.
Course Contents /Lectures:
The following are the list of topics during the workshop:
Introduction to Information Design
Gestalt and Information Theory
Visual Representation of Information
Visual Order and Hierarchy
Information Architecture and Categorisations
Interactive Display of Information using interactive Medias
Design of Symbols, Signs and Navigational Systems
Organisation and Structuring for Web Typography
Representation of Time and Space in Visual Narratives
Creative Design Process and Information Linking
Workshop on Information Structuring - Information Structure, Identification, Classification, Sequence, Hierarchy and Layout
Workshop on Information Architecture - Conceptual Models, Navigation, Structure and Prototyping
Workshop on Problem Space Visualisation - Card Sorting, Categorisation, Visualisation, Mappings and Affinities
Prof. U A Athavankar
Prof. G V Sreekumar
Prof. Mandar Rane
Prof. Ravi Poovaiah
Prof. R Venkatesh
Prof. Girish Dalvi
Dr. Ajanta Sen
Who will benefit?
The workshop is meant for all professionals involved in the communication, media and design industry, design consultancy services and marketing of products. This would include designers, engineers and others involved with Visual Design, Web Development, Software Products, Multimedia Products, Digital Media, Product Graphic design, Interface Design and New Media Design. Organisations would particularly benefit from the workshop by sending in a team of professionals to learn collectively from lectures, case studies, new methods and techniques and the theoretical aspects of design principles.
The registration fee for the 3 day workshop rates are as follows:
|Category||Fees (including GST)|
|Academia (Faculty+ NGOs)||Rs. 13,000/-|
|Govt. Organisation||Rs. 16,000/-|
|Overseas /Foreign National||Rs. 30,000/-|
|(maximum of 10 student participants)|
This includes course material, lunch and refreshments for three days. Do register early as the number of participants are limited.
To register, participant need to do online registration
Please Click here to register.........
And to pay the registration fee
Participants can send a demand draft payable to
"Registrar, IIT Bombay (CEP Account)" along with online Registered ID to this address.
Professor Ravi Poovaiah
Expo-info Design Workshop Coordinator
IDC IIT Bombay, Powai
Mumbai- 400 076
Phone:022 2576 7820
Participants may online transfer the amount to IIT Bombay account via online registartion process : Please Click here to register.........
and inform us (seminaridc3[at]gmail.com) the amount, the transaction ID, the bank branch name, your name and the date of transfer with online Registered ID. We will send a confirmation soon.
Do you need accommodation?
Limited accommodation is available at the IIT guest house (Rs 2000 per day per person on twin sharing basis) on a first come first serve basis. This amount is to be paid to the guest house at the time of check in.
All cancellation should be made in writing and sent to
Cancellation Request Refund Amount:
Before 30 days of Expo-Info Design Workshop 2019: 75%
Before 29 to 15 days of Expo-Info Design Workshop 2019: 50%
Within 14 days of Expo-Info Design Workshop 2019: No Refund
If you have any queries, please contact:
Mr. Chetan Bhuj
(Mob No: +919769577540)
Expo-info Design Workshop
Industrial Design Centre
Powai Mumbai- 400 076, India
Phone: 091-22-2576 7820, 091-22-2576 4815
Fax : 091-22-2576 7803, 091-22-2572 3480