Read stories about fellows, mentors and their experience with the fellowship.
The Fellowship was kicked off with the User Research module. Conducted over three sessions, fellows learned to: identify and explain the need for user research, create a research plan, analyze the research findings, identify key insights, describe the target users and their jobs-to-be-done.
“Do good work and care about humans: everything flows from there.” Your design affects real people who are trying to accomplish real things in their lives. I get the most joy from helping others accomplish these things. Humans first. Designing to improve people's lives. Everything flows from that.
*Ankit is an Architect and Urban Planner with about 10 years of experience in projects relating to spatial planning, urban governance, system design, and architecture. He co-founded Sensing Local, an ‘Urban Living Lab’ (ULL) based in Bengaluru. He is deeply interested in using systems thinking and participatory processes to unpack complex systems and shape new perspectives to drive systemic change.*