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‘Experience Design: Present and Future’ – Two-day Seminar with Speakers from the Leading Design Industry and Academia.

Experience Design is a cross-disciplinary practice of embedding usability in products, services, systems, and environment for augmenting the experience of users. In the last 10 years, this practice has penetrated across many industries including ICT, and in future, it is expected to make an entry into many more businesses. The main objective of this symposium is to comprehend the current needs and future trends of user experience design in industry and academia. On one hand, the participants will gain a better insight into the knowledge and skills currently required by the Industry, while on the other hand it is expected to do a future-casting of the field and how it is going to evolve.

For registration follow the link – https://tinyurl.com/experience-snu

Last date for registration: 12 January 2020 (extended till 14 January 2020)

Note: Campus accommodation is available on request

Event Date: 
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 09:00Friday, January 17, 2020 - 16:00

“Design is a systematic and data-driven process.”

Design is systematic because it is based on a set of techniques, parameters and also on a cycle of discovery.

Taking this as spirit, the Department of Design under the aegis of the School of Humanities and Social Science was set up with the objective of fostering creative thinking, and innovation in a liberal, multidisciplinary, research-centric environment. Currently, the department offers a Minor Programme in Design, Core Course Curriculum (CCC) for undergraduate students across the university and Master of Design (M. Des.) program. In the near future, the Department will be offering the Bachelor of Design (B. Des.) program and the PhD Programme in Design. In order to introduce Design as ‘Experience’ in academics and industry, a two days National Symposium on ‘Experience Design: Present & Future’ is being organized from 16th to 17th January 2020.

The symposium will be conducted focusing on the role of Human Psychology, Emotional Design, and Design Thinking in the domain of ‘Experience Design’. Aiming to bridge the gap between the designers and their users, the Department of Design invites eminent from academia and industry to share their experiences, hurdles, backstory, theory, and theorems under one roof. The event is expected to elucidate different realms and practices to answer the scope of the study, skill set, innovation in the domain, industry requirements, and research scope for the future generation.

Speakers from the Industry

  • Mr Pratap K.S., UX Researcher, Google India.
  • Mr. Vinay Pahlajani, Product Manager, Adobe Systems India.
  • Mr Aakash Kumar, Director, User Experience, MakeMyTrip.

Speakers from Academia

  • Prof Manisha Mohan, Director, School of Design, UPES
  • Prof Amit Ray, Head, Department of Design, SNU.

Registration Fee

  • Student: ₹ 300.00
  • Professional: ₹ 500.00
  • Institute/ University Faculty Member: ₹ 500.00
  • Others: ₹ 500.00

Last date for registration: 12 January 2020 (extended till 14th January 2020)

Note: Campus accommodation is available on request (Payment needs to be made on the spot while availing the facilities)

For Student - Hostel accommodation is available on payment of ₹ 500 per head/day on a twin-sharing basis.

For Professionals/Faculty members/Others - Guesthouse accommodation is available on payment of ₹ 2,100 per day/Hostel accommodation on payment of ₹ 500 per head/day on the twin-sharing basis.

Contact Symposium Coordinator for any query

Dr Subhajit Chandra (Assistant Professor)

Department of Design, Shiv Nadar University

Mail ID - subhajit.chandra@snu.edu.in

O - (+91) 120 7170 317

M - (+91) 80112 69714

The Registration Fees as per the mentioned category (Student/Professional) need to be deposited through Bank Transfer.  Please keep track of the transaction ID and attach the transaction receipt/statement/screenshot.

Bank Details:

Name of the Bank - HDFC Bank Ltd.

Branch - Ansals Fortune Arcade, K-Block, Sector 18, Noida

Account No. - 00881450000424

IFSC Code - HDFC0000088

Beneficiary Name - Shiv Nadar University

Description* - 2020 Design Symposium

*N.B. - Please write the transaction details/remark/note as '2020 Design Symposium'.

Thursday 16, Jan 2020 - Friday 17, Jan 2020
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Shiv Nadar University D-Block, 3rd Floor, Room No. D330