UXSG Conference 2014 – Keynote #5
Abhimanyu Kulkarni – Design prescriptions for healthcare
Rahul Pradhan – Spatial Design
Designing patients and caregivers centered solutions has always been at the heart of good design.
At the same time the role of design has transitioned from being sculptors of products and interfaces to orchestrators of healthcare experiences.
Thanks to emerging technologies, changing business needs and evolving design practices,today Design can add value to healthcare in multiple ways.
Abhimanyu Kulkarni is Creative Director and location manager of Philips Design India. In this role he manages a multidisciplinary and multi locational design team of 23 designers who work across Healthcare, lighting and consumer lifestyle.
Philips Design team in India has been working in spatial design domain for more than 20 years and has designed award winning spaces for Philips and other brands.
Prior to working in India, Abhimanyu was at Philips Design Hong Kong branch for 7 years.
Rahul will be sharing amazing spatial design case studies from Philips, and learnings from the workshop conducted on day 2 of the conference.
Rahul Pradhan is a Senior Art Director and has been working with Philips Design for last 17 years. He leads the experience design stream which works on creating user experience thru the use of people research studies and spatial, new media design.
He has worked on variety of projects ranging from design for retail, exhibitions, corporate spaces and hospitals across Europe, US and Asia.
He has won many international awards including iF and the coveted Singapore President?s Design Award.