UPES is proud to be the Principal Partner at the 20th CII India Design Summit – the premier design summit of India.
Sudhir Chandra Nautiyal, CEO, Uttarakhand Handicraft & Handloom Development Corporation (UHHDC) & Director, Industries, Dr. Vijay Dhasmana, Past Chairman – CII Uttarakhand State Council, and Vice-Chancellor, Swami Rama Himalayan University, shared the role of the government in facilitating design as a tool for sustainable progress. Prof. Manisha Mohan, Dean, School of Design, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies was joined by Sonam Wangchuk, Co-Founder, Himalayan Institute of Alternatives, Ladakh (HIAL) and Students’ Educational and Cultural Movement of Ladakh (SECMOL), and Prof. Ajit Kumar Chaturvedi, Director, IIT Roorkee, in discussions on design innovation and sustainability. The summit was beneficial to all the attendees giving them practical principles to drive change through design.
The creativity of UPES students were on display at the virtual exhibition.