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8:30 AM





9:30 am- 10:15am Vision Plenary

Rajshree Pathy Atul Punj

Alex Kuruvilla

Chandrajit Banerjee

Founder and Director CoCCA & IDF, India Chairman, Punj Lloyd Group, India Managing Director,Condè Nast, India Director General of Confederation of Indian Industry ( CII), India

Best Design Ideas of Paola Antonelli 10:20 am- 11:00am the Year

Senior Curator,Department of Architecture and Design, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), USA

11:05 am - 11:35am Science + Design

Founder and CEO,Seed Media Group, Canada

Adam Bly

11:40 am - 12: 00pm TEA BREAK The Ethics of 12:05 pm - 12:25 pm Creativity Transforming Cityscapes through 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm Art

Jan Chipchase [FROG]

Moderator: Peter Nagy

Managing Trustee & Honorary Director,Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum,India Chairperson, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art (KNMA), India President, Devi Art Foundation, India Director, Nature Morte, India

Birgit Lohmann

Editor and Associate, Designboom, Italy

Tasneem Mehta

Kiran Nadar Lekha Poddar

1:15 - 1:40pm 1:45pm - 2:10 pm

Executive Creative Director of Global Insights, frog, USA

LUNCH Designboom

Excellence in Design Production : Session Angad Paul 2:15 pm - 2:45 pm 1

Chief Executive, Caparo and Chairman of Established and Sons,UK

Moderator : Mike Knowles

Dean of Sushant School of Design, India Visiting Professor University of Arts, London, Head of Fellowship RSA, London

Kapil Gupta

CEO & MD, Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation, Delhi Co-founder and Principal of Serie, UK Principal, Serie Architects, India

Alex White Moderator : Rajshree Pathy

Artist, Artefacting, NY Founder and Director CoCCA & IDF, India

Transformation 4: 00 pm - 4:45 pm through Design

Li Edelkoort

Trend Forecaster, Curator, Publisher and Educator,France

Designing for the 4:50 pm - 5: 20 pm New Mind

Ben Hammersley

Editor-at-Large,Wired Magazine,UK

Design for Social 2:50 pm - 3:45 pm Impact

Amitabh Kant Christopher Lee

3: 45 pm - 4 : 00 pm TEA BREAK

Good Design is Good Priya Paul 5:20 pm - 6:00 pm Business

Chairperson, Apeejay Surrendra Park Hotels Limited,India

Armando Branchini Moderator : Manju Rajan

Cultural Curtor,Le MĂŠridien,France Executive Director,Fondazione Altagamma,Italy Editor, Architectural Digest (AD), India

Narain Kartikeyen

F1 INDIA - driver

Jerome Sans

Saturday, 10th March

8:00 AM

Vintage Car Parade flag off - main entrance Le Meridien


8:30 AM


9:20 AM

Recognition of IDF 2012 Award

9:30 am- 10:15 am Created in India

Recepient : D Udaya Kumar

Aman Nath

Dilip Chhabria

Michael Foley

Co-Chairman,The Neemrana Hotels,India Automobile Designer and Founder of DC Designs India, India Managing Director & Chief Designer,Foley Designs,India

Design & the Indian Sujata Keshavan 10:20 am - 10:50 am Identity 10:55 am 11:55 am Power of Design 12:00 pm - 12: 15 pm

Graphic Designer,CoFounder, Ray & Keshavan,India

Karim Rashid

Designer, USA

Manish Arora

Designer and Creative Director,Paco Rabanne,France/India


12:20 pm - 12:55 pm An Indian in Paris

Moderator : Priya Paul

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm LUNCH Future of Design 1:35 pm - 2:15 pm Education

Tim Marshall

Moderator : Dr.Naman P. Ahuja

Director,National Institute of Design, India Associate Professor of Ancient Indian Art and Architecture at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India

Nacho Carbonell

Designer,The Netherlands

Pradyumna Vyas

2:20 pm - 3: 05 pm Design Matters

Provost,The New School,USA

Aditya Pande

Artist, India

Aradhana Goel

Director,IDEO,India Chairman, Rossana Orlandi SRL Editor, Creative Review Magazine, UK

Aldo Cingolani Moderator : Patrick Burgoyne

Excellence in Design Production : Session Satyendra Pakhale 3:10 pm - 3:45 pm 2

Industrial Designer,The Netherlands

Moderator : Manju Rajan

3:50 pm - 4:15 pm PRAXIS (process)

Michael Anastassiades

Designer, UK

4:20 pm - 4: 35 pm TEA BREAK

4:40 pm - 5:00 pm Talking to a Building Jitish Kallat Moderator : Anupam Poddar

5:05 pm - 5:45 pm Design Solutions

Artist, India Director, Devi Art Foundation, India

Session Chief : Maurizio Co-founder,Architects of Travaglini Group Genius,USA Founder Director,Lotus Ambrish Arora Design Services,India Senior V.P Design & Innovation,Starwood Hotels & Resorts Michael Tiedy Worldwide, Inc, USA

5:50 pm - 6:30 pm Architecting Cities

Session Chief : Manit Rastogi

Kunle Adeyemi Andrew Comer

6:35 pm - 6:50 pm Anisotropia

6:55 pm - 7:25 pm Media & Design

Rajat Sodhi

Director, Orproject, India

Christoph Klemmt

Director, Orproject, UK

Session Chief : Justin McGuirk

Design Critic,The Guardian,UK Editor-inChief,Domus,Italy Editor, Creative Review Magazine, UK

Joseph Grima Patrick Burgoyne

7:30 pm - 8:00 pm Olfactory Design

Experience 8:00 pm - 8:15 pm Atmosphere

Founder & Managing Director,Managing Partner, Morphogenesis, India Architect and Founder,NLE,The Netherlands Principal,Buro Happold,UK

Paul Austin Moderator : Aishwarya Pathy

Founder, Austin Advisory group Co - founder IDF

8:30 pm onwards

Friday, 9th March


Presentation by Thukral & Tagra & Cocktails at the Le Meridien lobby

Thukral & Tagra

Designers & Artists, India

PARALLEL SESSIONS The Chandigarh 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm Experience

Presentation by Designboom Panelists: Joseph Grima Justin McGuirk

Kunle Adeyemi

Editor-inChief,Domus,Italy Design Critic,The Guardian,UK Architect and Founder,NLE,The Netherlands

Moderator : Aman Nath


Heritage and Contemporary 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Fashion

Aneeth Arora Shivan & Narresh Shilpa Chavan Moderator : Bandana Tewari

Fashion Designer (pero) , India Luxury Swimwear Designers,India Founder, Little Shilpa, India Fashion Features Director, Vogue, India

Saturday, 10th March


2 pm - 5 pm

Design and Fashion Li Edelkoort Forecasting session registration necessary contact : Mary Therese Kurkalang : +919873325282 email: mary@indiadesignforum. com

Trend Forecaster, Curator, Publisher and Educator,France

IDF - Talk Programme Details  

IDF - Talk Programme Details

IDF - Talk Programme Details  

IDF - Talk Programme Details