Vishwakarma University conducted a half day workshop on "Design Thinking" on 13th Feb 2019 at VU campus. About “Design Thinking”: DESIGN THINKING TECHNIQUES TO HELP TEAMS SOLVE REALLY BIG, REAL WORLD PROBLEMS. Design Thinking is collaborative, team - based approach used to find breakthrough solutions to complex problems. Design Thinking focuses on experiential ' design, in that a strong emphasis is placed on the experience of the end - user of a product or service. This hand - on workshop included many powerful Design Thinking tools and techniques. This workshop has been conducted by guest Dr. Michael V Testani, Binghamton University, USA Instructor: Mr. Testani has over 30 years of experience in industry working with teams to help them solve complex problems. He is also the Director of Industrial Outreach and Continuing Education for The Watson School at Binghamton University and a certified Design Thinking facilitator. Dr. Kailas Patil said that the purpose of this workshop was to expose powerful Design Thinking tools and techniques. Students, Faculty Members and industry experts were present for this workshop. The able guidance of Dr. Milind Kulkarni (Dean), Dr. Siddharth Jabade (VC) and Dr. Wasudeo Gade (VP) ensured the workshop was organized and productive.