Design Innovation Workshop 2011, Pune

The MIT Media Lab and the College of Engineering, Pune were hosting the first Design & Innovation workshop in Pune, India on 24-28 January, 2011. This workshop aimd to engage and inspire students across all disciplines in Indian universities in inventing the future. The week-long workshop engaged students in ideation, design, and implementation of prototypes together with Media Lab and local mentors. The workshop culminated in a plenary conference and exhibition that was open to visitors from academia, industry leaders, and the media. The Media Lab culture of research involved working closely with industry and this workshop offered participants and attendees a flavor of how the Media Lab invents the future.