28 NOV 2018 , PUNE : Ajeenkya DY Patil University (ADYPU) and Alliance Graphique Internationale (AGI) had organized ‘AGI in India’ conference recently exclusively for graphic design community to promote the practices of graphic design in India.
Organized for the first time in India, the two-day global confluence featured world class graphic designers deliberating on the theme ‘Regional—The Present &Future of Graphic Design’–through interactive panel sessions, design workshops and a poster exhibition.
The two-day global design confluence featured world class graphic designers. Nikki Gonnissen (Netherlands), Taku Satoh (Japan), Dean Poole (New Zealand), Tommy Li (China), Evelyn terBekke (Netherlands), Dirk Behage (France), Sonia Manchanda&Sudhir Sharma (India) shared valuable insights during the conference.
Dr Ajeenkya DY Patil—President, Ajeenkya DY Patil University, said, “We are extremely delighted to be associated with AGI-a world-class professional body over 500 graphic designers having its presence in 40 countries. This one of its kind international collaboration will strengthen the contemporary nature of our Design Programs at DYPDC School of Design—especially our Bachelors in Graphic Design Program. Our students and faculty will continue to receive valuable global design insights from across all continents, making our Design Programs unique.”
The Conference also showcased a Poster Exhibition which showcased the award-winning works of top-class graphic designers. Over 100 delegates and students from India and aboard participated with full enthusiasm and gained new insights.