A three day Proof of Concept Workshops for VGEC student

VGEC Students are readying for Smart City Development through Technology for Walled City of Ahmedabad


A three day Proof of Concept Workshops for VGEC student

Vishwakarma Government Engineering College in collaboration with Claris group had organized a innovative 3 days workshop for engineering students to apply design thinking to alleviate the problems of walled city.


Speaking at the inauguration of the workshop, Krishna Handa, Founder, Claris Capital Ltd. and Brihati Foundation, stressed on the need to establish the startups based on the long term need of the local markets. The deliberations were made to inculcate the innovation and entrepreneurial mind set among the engineering students with the real life problem statement.


Prof. Rajul Gajjar, Principal, VGEC had stressed on the need of rapid disruption in the existing scenario of academics, and need to integrate the innovation culture among students and faculty members.


A selected 40 students are undergoing the design thinking concepts in smart design, waste management, urban biodiversity, economic feasibility, energy efficiency. The students shall facelift a heritage walk listed place at the end of workshop.


The experts for the workshops are practising engineers, architecture and urban planner consisting of Sanskruti Panchal, Rajiv Patel, Manuel de las Heras, Jakob Julian N. and Mugdha Pargunde