Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Announces the 23rd India Design Summit & Awards 2023


The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) proudly presents the highly anticipated 23rd India Design Summit & Awards, set to take place on 14th December 2023 at The Lalit, New Delhi, gathering the brightest minds and innovators in the design industry.

This prestigious event serves as a platform to celebrate and recognize the remarkable achievements, innovations, and contributions made by design professionals across India. With the theme of ‘Design from Handicraft to Spacecraft’, this year’s summit aims to explore the evolving landscape of design, its impact on various industries, and its role in shaping a sustainable future.

The India Design Summit & Awards 2023 promises an engaging lineup of keynote speakers, panel discussions, workshops, and networking opportunities, offering attendees a chance to gain insights from thought leaders and visionaries in the design sphere.

Shri S. Krishnan, Secretary, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India, Ms Mugdha Sinha, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Culture, Heads of Design Institutions like NIDs, Pearl Academy, UPES and Manipal University, and senior design heads from industry like Dynamatic, Titan, Godrej, Autodesk, and several others will be joining the summit and deliver the keynote address, sharing invaluable insights into the transformative power of design in today’s dynamic world.

Furthermore, the event will feature the highly anticipated India Design Awards, recognizing outstanding achievements across categories such as Communication, Product, Mobility, Service, Spatial, and Design for Social Impact. These awards are a testament to the innovation, creativity, and excellence displayed by designers and design-driven organizations in India.

CII is thrilled to host the 23rd India Design Summit & Awards, bringing together the finest minds in the design industry. This event serves as a catalyst for inspiring discussions and showcases the incredible talent and innovation prevalent in the Indian design landscape.

Join us at the 23rd India Design Summit & Awards 2023 to immerse yourself in an enriching experience, network with industry leaders, and celebrate the incredible achievements driving the future of design in India.

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About CII:

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) works to create and sustain an environment conducive to the development of India, partnering Industry, Government, and civil society, through advisory and consultative processes.

CII is a non-government, not-for-profit, industry-led and industry-managed organization, with around 9,000 members from the private as well as public sectors, including SMEs and MNCs, and an indirect membership of over 300,000 enterprises from 286 national and regional sectoral industry bodies.

Extending its agenda beyond business, CII assists industry to identify and execute corporate citizenship programmes. Partnerships with civil society organizations carry forward corporate initiatives for integrated and inclusive development across diverse domains including affirmative action, livelihoods, diversity management, skill development, empowerment of women, and sustainable development, to name a few.