Design Response to Terror PDF08:
System Design and Strategy Formulation – Session 1
A very recent initiative of the PDF, in lieu with the terrorist attacks on Mumbai on 26th November 2008.
Mukund Athale of Sarvasva Designs made a presentation and introduced a new project that we are working on, which can help tack people’s movements.
During this workshop participants will seek to answer the following questions:
- What are the problems we identify in the current scenario?
- How can design contribute to create meaningful intervention in such a situation?
- What formats can be explored?
- What are the design solutions we intend to seek?
Format of Workshop
10 – 12 pm : ‘My response to terror as a designer’- a 3-5 minute presentation by members (preferably 10 slides or less)
12 – 1 pm: Identification of problems and design intervention areas
1 – 1:45 pm : Lunch
1:45 – 3 pm : Participants will form groups and work out action plan for design response/ project scoping
3 – 4 pm : A concise action plan with milestones/ expected outcome
Initiated on December 4th, 2008 at Symbiosis Institute of Design, Pune.