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Avantika University embarks international recognition with Aalto Design Factory


April 2016

Avantika University embarks international recognition with Aalto Design Factory

In our quest for acquiring the best global practices, Team Avantika met with renowned Professor Kalevi Ekman, Design Factory Director and PDP Professor at Aalto Design Factory. The objective of this discussion was to explore and discuss possible collaboration opportunities on advanced joint research projects.

The Design Factory at Aalto University focuses on offering consistent development environment for learning, teaching, research and industry co-operation related to product development and design. Dr. Anant Chakradeo, Director – International Relations, Avantika University visited the Design Lab of the Design Factory to understand the methodology of knowledge impartment process.

Avantika University has been envisioned as a first-of-its-kind Design Thinking university which will train students to apply design principles to the most complex of disciplines. This dialogue will help the team to strengthen their academic delivery model and align themselves with the best of practices for the times to come.