The September conference aims to direct delegates towards following their creative passions, inspired by keynotes delivered by pioneers in the industry
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | July 16, 2015
Online registrations for Kyoorius’ 10th edition of the Kyoorius Designyatra (KDY) conference opened yesterday.
The conference is scheduled to take place from September 10-12, 2015, at Grand Hyatt in Goa. Designyatra will culminate with the 2015 Kyoorius Design Awards night Night on September 12.
An initiative of Transasia Fine Papers, Kyoorius is a not-for-profit organisation that celebrates creativity. Since 2006, Kyoorius has championed the creative community in India, and seeks to provide a platform to empower and sustain the creative industry in India. Surpluses go straight to educational programmes created for students and professionals.
This year’s Designyatra conference theme, “What pumps your heart”, focuses on doing what one loves and following one’s passion. Delegates will have the opportunity to hear about the struggles, visions and journeys of industry icons who have tirelessly chased their dreams. With a combination of talks, workshops, breakout sessions and portfolio reviews, delegates can look forward to multiple levels of interaction with peers and speakers. Kyoorius also promises revisions to this year’s conference format.
Confirmed speakers at KDY15 include Neville Brody, Daan Roosegaarde, Malika Favre, Max Weisel, Jon Wilkins, Armin Vit, Ben Jones and Nick Law, among others. The full lineup will be announced in the coming weeks.
Commenting on KDY15, Rajesh Kejriwal, Founder and CEO of Kyoorius, said, “After 10 years, I can still proudly say that Kyoorius and Designyatra still pump my heart. This year’s lineup includes an inspiring mix of icons and newcomers, all connected by one thing: The desire to do only what they love. I invite all of you to come and see what makes these people tick, and to be a part of our 10th Anniversary Edition.”
Delegates can book their passes and hotel accommodation through the KDY booking website. For more information on pricing, visit the #kdy15 registration page (designyatra.kyoorius.com/registration) or contact a local Kyoorius representative (designyatra.kyoorius.com/contact-us/).