Adobe India and JD Institute – Creative Partners in Art & Design Digital Technology!!!
Adobe is a Global Leader in Digital Education and over the past 35 years has helped many global education institutions across universities and school’s world over. Adobe revolutionizes how the world engages with ideas and information. Adobe is the leading provider of solutions to create, deliver and optimize digital content and applications across media and devices.
JD Institute of Fashion Technology, Bangalore Campus and Adobe – global leader in Digital solutions, would like to partner to establish ‘Adobe Creative Technology Academy’. The main objective of this academy would be to offer skill based training to the students to enhance employability aspect as per the demand of the industry.
Technology has forever changed the world we live in. We’re online, in one way or another, all day long. Our phones and computers have become reflections of our personalities, our interests, and our identities. They hold much that is important to us. In the same way Adobe Technology is very important for the companies which faces challenges in every intersection between content and applications. It is infamously known for its multimedia and creative graphic and document software products since 35 years. By 2020, it is predicted that an average Indian will be 29 years old, making India the world’s youngest country. Today industry demands new age skills like Artificial intelligence, Creativity, Design Thinking, Machine Learning and Big Data. J.D Institute of fashion Technology being one of the pioneers in providing quality Art & Design Education across India, it is a felicitous platform to instigate ACTA. Adobe Creative Technology Academy. It is an initiative for skill development of students across educational institutes in sync with India’s skill India and Digital India mission.
The highlights of the program are:
- Integration of digital tools into the curriculum
- Practical handson training on Digital tools(CreativeCloud)
- Faculty development session
- Guest lectures for students by Industry digital experts
- Adobe branding for Adobe Creative Technology Academy
- Access to Adobe Creative technologies
This program will be implemented by Adobe specialists ensuring overall benefits for the institution.
Mr. Nealesh Dalal, Mangaing Trustee, JD Educational Trust, stated “it’s important to Keep up with the technology, in today’s world an artist and a designer can do a better emote or an expression of their imagination with technology and ACTA helps in that”.
Mr. Sunder M, Director – Marketing, Adobe Systems for India and South Asia told about the importance of having digital technology in Design Education. While Mr. Supreeth Nagaraju Education Head – Digital Head for Adobe Systems, India and South Asia and Mr. Pramod Adhikari, Mentor for JD Institute had a light session on technology in design and art and how a design can be expressed better with the help of Adobe Products.
Kunal Raheja – Creative Evangelist and Solution Consultant – Adobe Systems, conducted a training on following adobe products such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Lightroom, UI/UX making the students understand the cool things they can do.
The event happened on 11th October 2018 at Good Shepard’s Auditorium under the presence of top dignitaries from Adobe and JD Institute, witnessed by 1200 students.