A special one day workshop was conducted by Geetika Agrawal for Lab 3 and Lab 4 on Tuesday 17 November 2013. She introduced them to new technologies and made them work on an app prototype. That was a great opportunity for students to play with tomorrow's world.
Geetika Agrawal is a Creative Director at New York agency R/GA, with 10+ years experience designing interactive products, services and communications for global brands such as MasterCard, MTV, Disney, Samsung, Nokia, Microsoft, AARP, Barnes & Noble and Walmart. Her team's work has been featured at TEDIndia, Fast Company, CES and won several awards – most recent being the 2013 Cannes Silver Mobile Lion for MasterCard Miyamo app.
She is currently an Adjunct Professor at School of Visual Arts in New York teaching Interaction Design to 3rd and 4th year students. She has guest lectured at institutions like IxDA, Girls Who Code and advises young designers on a regular basis. She has volunteered her expertise for non-profits like Question Box, Miracle Project and co-produced live, interactive music events such as 'Sounds of Vienna' and 'Terrabyte' in Los Angeles.