Barinder Saluja, Chandigarh,April 19 : INIFD – International Institute of Fashion Design, has become the first ever institute in the country to introduce E-BOOKS in the form of INIFD Design Pad, what they call it. This device has been designed & manufactured by an Australian company named Scrapbook MV.. Mr. Divesh, representative of the Australian Company, described about the technical part of the Design Pad, he said,” this has been designed by our company keeping the students of INIFD in mind. This user friendly, touch screen palm top is equipped with all the books material required by the students. One can also design a dress & can prepare a full Fashion Show report on this. It is very powerful device”.“We at INIFD, are the first ever in the country to launch this very kind of INIFD Design Pad, a responsive, user friendly, multi touch screen, with high resolution LED-back light IPS, that is fully customised to provide the entire curriculum on the pad, along with applications that facilitate design”, says Ritu Kochhar, corporate director, INIFD. The product is being introduced for all – fashion, interiors, and MBA design management students of the institute, w.e.f. the 2011 academic session. There will be no extra cost of this devise except monthly maintenance cost i.e. Rs. 200/mnth.
“This will take away the burden from students as this will take away books and assignment papers”, said a jovial student of INIFD while showcasing the working of the design Pad.
This design Pad comes with certain salient features such as : 1. Have a class room at your finger tips; 2. students can track their assignments; 3. stay connected with facebook & twitter; 4. fully equipped with design software’s; 5. user friendly, light weight & Internet connected. This is for the first time in the field of fashion, INIFD has gone digital. This will really help students mentally and academically. “This eco-friendly initiative will also help students to send their designs to the buyers directly,” says Kochhar.