Mr.Guruprasad Rao is the Director & Mentor-Leadership Team at Imaginarium India Pvt.Ltd. Asia’s largest 3D printing Company. His current focus is on building Imaginarium Academy, Technology partnerships besides Technology Mentoring at Imaginarium. Rao holds double masters with 30 years of experience encompassing Industry & Academia. His industrial assignments include Titan, Tanishq, Crompton Greaves and present one. He has taught at Design at NIFT-Bangalore, IICD-Jaipur, IISc, JSSATE and NTTF, all at Bangalore. He is a recipient of many Awards including 3 Gold medallions. As an accomplished industrial designer he holds 8 Patents and 100 plus design Registrations. His research interests include Product Design, Product Aesthetics, Design Management, 3D printing and its applications in Medical domain. He is a research scholar at IIT Bombay. He is a member of FICCI capital goods committee. Member, Academic curriculum committee at DJSCE, Mumbai. Member, Board of Studies, NIT Warangal. Member Board of Studies, Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management & Engineering, Mentor, KIIT Technology Business Incubator Bhubaneswar. Mentor, SIBD at AIIMS, NewDelhi. Industry partners with BETiC , IIT Bombay, Mumbai, Mentor at SINE, IIT Bombay. Mentor and collaborator at Sardar Patel College of Engineering, Mumbai. Member,NASSCOM Sector Skill Council and has been contributing in their Product Engineer certifcation rollout. He uses his network effectively to learn and share knowledge. He passionate about sharing his rich experience and has delivered many talks and keynote addresses. Has been a Jury member at BETiC / IIT Bomaby / Autodesk Hackathon Sessions and Design Challenges. His hobbies include Electronics, Ham Radio, Astronomy, Painting, Photography, Jewellery design, Model making and cooking.
- Short Bio:Director & Mentor-Leadership Team at Imaginarium India Pvt.Ltd.