International Visioning Competition

How to infuse fresh thinking & new ideas for wicked problems of emerging economies


Mobility Vision was an International Student's Design Competition sponsored by Nissan Motor Corporation of Japan. Elephant team was invited to be knowledge partners & custodians of this pan-Asia initiative. The competition aimed to develop vehicle concepts and mobility solutions for emerging economies. Students representing select Design Institutes from multiple regions in Asia addressed the challenge, through a Design Institute guided Mentor Program. Transportation & Product Design students from countries like India, Indonesia, Thailand and Philippines are participating to develop practical concepts relevant to local issues about mobility like affordability, versatility of goods and people carrier. Through focused mentoring & guidance for research as well as ideation, this initiative saw some emergence of very diverse & innovative ideas to solve region-specific challenges of mobility. More information can be found on
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Key Deliverables
Envisioning competition
Knowledge partnership
Mobility insights for Asia
Mentoring across select institutions
Jury & Award management