Rajkot is very well recognized for machinery, machine tools, automobiles and automobile ancillaries industries. Amidst Industry 4.0, technology is becoming disruptive and changing rapidly, therefore design thinking & systematic design approach for manufacturing play a vital role and it has been proven time and again that industries and companies that have been investing in design have a competitive edge and survive better in tough competition.
Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MoMSME) plays a vital role in the upgrade of the design development in the machine and machine tools manufacturing industries. MoMSME representative will provide the information related to the schemes available for the micro, small and medium enterprises.
In the conference, nationally and internationally reputed designers will make case study presentations and panel discussion conferring the impact of design in the machine and machine tools manufacturing industries. Furthermore, the programme highlights the importance of protection of unique and innovative designs under intellectual property rights (IPR), which is crucial for the business entities.
Looking into the emerging challenges for manufacturing industries and with a view to enhance the awareness about Design and other Intellectual property rights among SMEs and to take measures for protecting their innovative design through IP, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), with the support of UDLAB & Darshan Institute of Engineering & Technology, is organizing a one day conference on “Product Design for Brand Design leading to Industry 4.0” focusing on how design can help in creating a product which looks good, performs well, is user friendly and at the same time economically cheaper to manufacture, at Rajkot on 18th December 2019, 0930 hrs - 1630 hrs at Darshan Institute, Rajkot, Gujarat, India.