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Technology and globalization are leading to more and faster disruption than ever. To stay ahead, smart companies are turning to design to better connect with customers and find their competitive advantage. Design thinking is an approach to creative problem solving that is widely recognized as a valuable course to human-centered product innovation. It has been called a methodology, a culture, and a philosophy. Design thinking, fundamentally, recognizes that design should achieve purpose and business goals, not just beauty.

Design thinking can be seen as a movement to strive towards to ensure constant innovation and creativity in your organization and drive competitive advantage and differentiation. Changes in business leadership are transforming the way companies solve problems by putting human-centricity at the core of their business strategy. The immense value design thinking offers in-terms of increased customer satisfaction, business efficiency and competitive advantage are widely recognized with 75% of organizations self-reporting that they are engaged in design thinking.

Design Thinking Summit & Awards 2019 will be covering in all the stages of Design Thinking journey from those who have applied design thinking methodologies to solve certain problems, to those who are inspiring a design culture movement across their organization.

Featured Speakers

Key Takeaways and Special Features :

Demystifying Design Thinking : An Introduction to Design Thinking for Innovation

Challenges in embracing design thinking and Innovation

Evangelizing a Design Culture Movement within Organization

Design Thinking for HR Transformation

Relevance in User Experience vs User Expectation

Use of Design Thinking to Unleash Creativity in BI and Analytics Development

Award Nomination


Excellence in Design for Sustainability


Excellence in Digital Transformation


Excellence in Innovation


Excellence in Innovation


Best Design Thinker of the year


Best Design Thinking Organisation


Best Transitions Design Organization


Best Design Thinker in Business Transformation

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Who should be a part of this Summit?

CEOs / Presidents / MDs, CCOs/CMOs/CDOs, Chief Executives, Directors, Vice Presidents, Department Heads, Leaders and Managers specialising in:


Design Thinker /Design Research/Design Strategy


Digital Experience/ Digital Strategy/ Technology/Development


Experience Design/Customer Experience/ Customer Engagement/Customer Centricity


Human Centred Design/ Visual Thinking/ Creativity


Innovation Management/ R&D/ Human Factors Engineering


Product Development/ Product Management/Product Strategist


Operations/Project Management /Business transformation

Benefits of Attending :

Sponsors benefit in Nutshell:

  • Showcase thought-leadership by showing your target market who you are, what you do, and why they should get to know you
  • Chance to renew longstanding connections with existing clients and initiate new business with potential clients
  • Position your brand which ensures that your event presence and brand make a lasting impression on clients , prospects and partners .
  • Engage and connect with delegates before, during, or after the event through a wide range of digital and onsite messaging opportunities.
  • Take the stage and educate your audience on how your company technology can drive their business forward.
Sneha Ullal, Godrej Properties

It was good to see leaders and experts from organisations like IBM, Reliance, Philips and Titan. Good networking opporunity with like - Minded individual.

Anup Phalke, Covestro (India) Pvt Ltd.

Combination of varied experiences on same subject through Industry subjects experts.

Payal Gandhi,Aditya Birla Management Corporation Pvt. Ltd.

UBS forum is doing a great job of bringing design thinking community together and a platform to share learning’s..would definitely recommend .

Rohit Srivastava, Vodafone Idea

Very Topical & Refreshing Sessions. Good Mix of Presentations, Interactive Slots & Panels.

Gangadhar Gamidi, GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd.

Good learning or refresh program for professional to understand amalze and overcome various challenges at work place. Excellent insights and sharing of experience by top industries.

Mudit Lawania, Walmart India pvt Ltd.

Good to stay connected, Well organised.

Pranjal Gupta, Sigma Electric Manufacturing Corporation Pvt. Ltd.

Giving explore is different segments implementing Design Thinking.

Roushan Kumar Singh, Hawkins Cookers Limited

The speakers who comes from diversed background and really have a hollistic approach to design thinking.

Rahul Sadashiv Kamble, Pepsico India Holding Pvt Ltd.

Good Sessions. Well Organised.

Nidhi Kumari, Hawkins Cookers Limited

It’s a very good platform where the top management of a company shares their great work and ideas and sharpon out minds in the direction to think more related with the work we do in different manner.