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Innovating for Reading: Ideas from the Innovation Workshop in Mumbai

Here is a list of all the ideas that the innovation workshop in Mumbai threw up. These are the innovations that each participant developed individually and presented to the group for voting and potential collaborations. Go through them, and if … Continue reading

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Proposals and all that, with READ Alliance in Mumbai

  A quiet room on a quiet floor of a big building in a big big city. A bunch of people gather in the room to talk about proposals. No silly, this isn’t the kind of thing that you wish … Continue reading

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A Question of Answers

An event like Design Public is a live happening — what will unfold and what it will lead to can never be known in advance. One reason we keep hosting and holding this event is that it keeps teaching us … Continue reading

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Design Public 4: Conversation, Collaboration, Partnership

Planning for the fourth edition of the Design Public Conclave is well underway, and we’re pleased to announce that it will be held in Mumbai at the Coomaraswamy Hall, CSMVS, formerly the Prince of Wales Museum. The Conclave will be … Continue reading

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Not Enough Toilets for Mumbai’s Slum Dwellers

A study by students of Harvard School of Public Health reveals some very interesting insights about basic sanitation facilities and urban public health in Mumbai. “Poor sanitation is one of the most important underlying causes in the country’s pervasive malnutrition,” … Continue reading

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The Conversation on Design Innovation in India

The host of design and innovation conferences in India over the past couple of years clearly indicates the increasing recognition from a variety of different individuals, institutions and governing bodies that design-led innovation is the key to many of our … Continue reading

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ColourNext Dialogues in New Delhi: An Overview

The second edition of ColourNext Dialogues, a discussion on the trends identified in Asian Paint’s ColourNext project for 2012, was held in Delhi on February 28th. Fashion designers, artists, architects, interior designers, and students met for an evening to interact … Continue reading

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Agenda for ColourNext Dialogues 2012

As we mentioned in a post earlier this week, the Center for Knowledge Societies is collaborating with Asian Paints in organizing an event, ColourNext Dialogues 2012, a a first of its kind conclave on colour trends, forecasting and visual directions … Continue reading

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What Happens When It Rains?

It’s been pouring cats and dogs in Bombay. Roads are flooded, potholes are rapidly multiplying, and traffic has come to a standstill. Or at least been reduced to a very slow crawl. Meanwhile, Hurricane Irene continues to wind its way … Continue reading

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