A webinar was conducted on Co—Creating a Sustainable and Ethical Future on April13, 2020.Uday Dandavate, Co-Founder and CEO, SonicRim, shared insights he has gained from his four decades of professional practice to show how co-creating with stakeholders taps into their values, ethics, concerns, and imagination to produce a meaningful and compelling narrative of desired futures. In the recent past he was invited to speak on the same topic of Co-creation at Ohio State University and Carnegie Mellon.
A world traveler, a champion of co-creation, and a design activist, his curiosity for people, cultures, and change has drawn him to fields as diverse as anthropology, psychology, communication, sociology, marketing, politics, and design. At SonicRim he helps clients cultivate a capacity for co-imagining the future and co-creating solutions that help improve the lives of everyday people. Uday holds a M.A. degree from The Ohio State University with a specialization in User Experience Research, and a professional diploma in industrial design from the National Institute of Design Ahmedabad, India.