Christie Fernandez is the CEO of Sensorial. Christie has over 20 years of experience in branding, marketing and digital technologies. He started his career marketing IT products and was among the first to set up a multimedia and internet company. He co-founded PixelKraft, offering the full range of services to brands across several verticals. With strategic partnerships, Christie looks to take forward the XM practice to different geographies.
Siddharth S Kumar is the CXO of Sensorial. Siddharth was a cartoonist for Ananda Vikatan and worked for Lowe Lintas before he co-founded PixelKraft. A veteran of several prominent brand campaigns for over 15 years, Siddharth has been largely responsible for Sensorial's foray into Experiential Marketing and Trans-media Storytelling. Siddharth recently published a book on Experiential Marketing and intends to make Sensorial a melting pot of different design disciplines.
Prof. Madhu Krishna
Prof. Madhu Krishna is a veteran Graphic Designer from the Basel School of Design, Switzerland and the founder of Signet Design. A specialist in creating Corporate and Brand Identity Programs for large conglomerates, Prof. Madhu has over 30 years of graphic design practice and 25 years of design teaching experience. He has carried out extensive research connected to symbols, signs, semantics spanning several cultures and continents. Prof. Madhu has published several papers connected to design aesthetics and presently working on Future Design Projections.
Phil is the CEO of Centroid Motion Capture - UK, Serbia & India. Phil is an industry veteran with over 15 years of experience and has been a part of several Hollywood blockbusters. Phil is dedicated to educating tomorrow's technicians and performers in mocap/pcap technologies and pipelines. Future goals are to establish a PhD programe for research and development in new areas of mocap and visual performance.
Suniil is one of the founders of PSP Architects, Chennai. A graduate of the School of Architecture CEPT, Ahmedabad (1995), has been involved in Film /Television sets, Interiors, and Architectural design projects. He has worked with large corporates and multinationals in their infrastructure development and in helping them establish a corporate identity within the country.
Ramesh Manickam is the founder and CEO of Centroid Design - a renowned product design and development firm. He was instrumental in starting the Design studio at Royal Enfield and designing the Legendary Thunderbird Motorcycle. Ramesh has more than 18 years of experience in designing. He is now focused on public spaces and universal design. Ramesh is a TED fellow and was part of the TED India event held at Mysore in 2009. He is an avid speaker on design, innovation and entrepreneurship.
Robotix Lab Research Academy
Robotix Lab Research Academy exists at the intersection of art and technology. A team of highly motivated and skilled robotics engineers, the lab is presently involved in Embedded C (Programming), Robotic Modelling & Design, Finite Element Modelling (ANSYS/SOLIDWORKS), PCB Design, Image Processing (Matlab).