Design 360

16hr Designathon | Esya 2018


Design 360

16hr Designathon | Esya 2018

Design 360 is a designathon where the teams give solutions to critical problems through design, prototyping, and testing ideas. During the event, the students will be required to submit their idea and an interface/video interface/video, followed by a presentation.



Friday, August 17th


 Opening Ceremony


 Release of Problem Statements


 Contextual Inquiry




 First Submission

Saturday, August 18th


 Second Submission


 First pitch


 Second Pitch


 Last Submission


 Awards/Closing Ceremony

Prince Malhotra

Principal UX Consultant, Xebia | Judge, Design 360

Prince is an accomplished designer with over 12+ years of experience in developing user experiences for the web, desktop, mobile, and enterprise products. With a solid and balanced understanding of the complex relationship between design, business, and technology he acts as a catalyst among the parties involved to create engaging product experiences.

He is very passionate about UCD Principals and constantly strive towards achieving excellent user experience through his projects. Prince worked with many corporate giants to improve their Digital Product Experience, some of them are Mckinsey & Co., Crown Prince Court (Abu Dhabi), PubMatic, SpiceJet, Cinepolis, Religare, Fortis, Time Warner Cable and many more.

He has a hands-on experience in leading the entire UX Methodology – starting from UX Strategy, Stakeholder & User Interviews, to Usability Testing.

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Eligibility criteria All (school/college) students are eligible.
Team Size 3-5 members (Cross college/school teams allowed)
Solo Participation Lone wolves are allowed to make teams on the spot
Event Duration 16 hours
Entry Bring your school/college ID for entry.
Resources Bring your own laptops, chargers, wires, cameras, extension cords, etc. We will provide wifi, markers, charts, etc.
Plaigarism Plagiarism of any kind will not be accepted and would result in disqualification.
Belongings Your belongings are your responsibilty. The D360 team shall not be held responsible for the loss of your items.
Results The decision made by the organising team is final.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can come?

All school and college students are allowed. Just make sure that you get a valid student ID.

How much does it cost?

Design 360 costs nothing. Registering and attending is free, and you get free food, prizes, swag and a great learning experience.

What should I bring?

Bring your valid student ID, laptop, phones, charger, wires, camera, etc. (we will be providing internet, mattresses, food and coffee).

When and where is it?

Our event will be held on August 17th to 18th as a 16 hour overnight event. It will take place inside IIIT Delhi in our Library building.

Can I have an example problem statement?

Previous problem statements can be viewed here. Projects created by our participants last time can be found here.

How do I form a team?

You'll have time to find a team when you arrive. If you already have a team, just list your teammates when you register.

What about accommodation?

We will make special arrangements in case you arrive a day before the event. Just shoot an email to one of the organizers.

What can I win?

We're working with some awesome companies to give out tons of prizes.

I have more questions!!

Hit us up here.

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Esya @ IIIT Delhi, Okhla | 17th - 18th August 2018

A thing by Raghav Kukreti