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Can we even utilize creativity itself as a form of commerce, if yes, how do we protect creative output against commercial necessity?Â This Pecha-Kucha #28 featured 9 individuals who brought to the fore their unique ways of seeing, thinking and making … Continue reading
Day 1 – Meet Every successful individual knows that his or her achievement depends on a community of persons working together – Paul Ryan The Adianta School of Leadership and Innovation (ASLI) is now on the brink of starting their … Continue reading
Another December season envelops aÂ year gone by, and IÂ bid adieu to 2014, in hope of some great times ahead at CKS. Earlier this week at Christmas, Secret SantasÂ unknowinglyÂ chose their santees, whenÂ everyone was invited to chooseÂ from a glass bowl filled with … Continue reading
The Adianta School of Leadership and Innovation welcomes Aditya Kedia – who has honed his expertise as an Interface Designer, User Researcher and Design Strategist in the past. He is presently a Research Assistant at the Polytechnic University School of … Continue reading
Extending efforts to fosterÂ an ethical business environment in an Indian contextÂ Alliance for IntegrityÂ -Â aÂ business driven multi-stakeholderÂ promotingÂ integrity among companies – facilitated a panel discussion on panelÂ â€œCorruption Prevention in India â€“ The way forward: Suggestions by the Alliance for Integrityâ€Â Â .This session was moderated … Continue reading
TheÂ Adianta SchoolÂ extends itsÂ heartiest welcome toÂ – Diana JueÂ who is a co founder at Essmart:Â developingÂ technologies for the underprivileged in the rural areas such asÂ â€” affordable solar lanterns, nonelectric water filters and other life improving technologies. She is here to shareÂ insights on tacklingÂ challenges … Continue reading
The Adianta School extends itsÂ heartiest welcome to Madeleine GabrielÂ – Principal Researcher at NESTAÂ (UK’s nodal agency for innovation)Â andÂ Kirsten Bound, who are here toÂ share theirÂ insights onÂ “HowÂ Social Innovations couldÂ Scale?” Any social entrepreneur would love to be part of a massive societal change and … Continue reading
Asian Paints in collaboration with CKS ConsultingÂ organized a Creative Studio Workshop at theirÂ Delhi office. It wasÂ an attempt to engage in fruitful collaborations, discern lifestyle trends and discuss possible outcomes as part of the ColourNEXT 2015 forecasting. ColourNEXT is an Asian … Continue reading
This discussion would engage the panelists reflecting on prior breakout sessions and their outcomes for the day. Steering towards condensing critical conclusions, whilst looking forward to challenges ahead, funding prospects and prioritize objectives.
This session focused on discussing aÂ need for enhancingÂ an existingÂ delivery system, byÂ empoweringÂ Frontline Health workers(FHW’s).Â Facilitating an exchange of relevantÂ ideas across cultures inÂ respect to attitudinal resistance,Â whilstÂ bringing toÂ the fore collated findings from on-field research and graduallyÂ unfurling anÂ emerging phenomena.