Chairman, northern chapter, IIA
Founder president, IUDI
Council Member, ADI
Chairperson, delhi chapter, IIID
Rajesh Pratap Singh
Associate member, FDCI
Design X Design Roundtable – 2 titled ‘DESIGLOK PAL’ – management of design based creative communities in India, focused on 1 of the 7 critical question areas explored Roundtable 1. It had distinguished panelists drawn from diverse quasi-governmental/non-governmental professional bodies active in the country at present.
Critical Question Areas concerning design in all forms that are intended to be addressed at the event are as under:
a) Who is in control of design based creative communities in India today?
b) Is the government playing a satisfactory role in managing Design on various fronts: Education, Profession, Industry?
c) How effective are the professional/apex bodies in promoting the interest of the profession/industry?
d) Is it desirable to re‐organize the management of Design under one ministry, if so which one?
e) Is there a need for a joint/collaborative professional advocacy/visionary body/group to represent common interests of all the design disciplines?