In the recently concluded International event "National Digital Design Conference 2017" held on 23rd -24th September 2017 at Islamabad Marriott Hotel, a recent graduate of the Department of Architecture and Design, CIIT Islamabad, Ms Dua Syed won the "PTCL Live Design Challenge" and won the "Designer of the Year" title for her entry . Ms Dua Syed had completed her Bachelor of Design degree just 3 months ago from CIIT Islamabad.
The National Digital Design Conference (ND2C) was a two-day event for designers, creative and art directors, marketing officers, digital marketers, educators, UI / UX designers, design thinkers, brand specialists, freelancers – and just about anyone looking for creative inspiration. Some of the leading design influencers from around the world gathered in Islamabad to give the attendees learning, career-enhancing experience and provided a mix of powerful talks, panel discussions, exploratory workshops and creative displays.
The PTCL Live Design Challenge at ND2C was an on-the-spot design competition for Pakistani Designers. Powered by PTCL, the challenge hosted 5 talented designers who competed for the Designer of The Year Award in a Live Competition. Ms Dua Syed was declared the winner in the award
ceremony. In her
acceptance speech she credited her win to the hard work of her teachers from CIIT Architecture & Design dept and her parent's dedication to her studies.