It’s been little more than a month since I joined the Cleartrip product design team (Again..after my internship last year)… and being my first ever job, of course it’s been a super exciting month!

For every fresher joining industry, the first month is the start of a new phase and it comes with all these new surprises! So I thought it would be nice to share how things have changed for me as a designer.. maybe you will relate to it or feel nostalgic thinking back to your first job!

01) A whole new world of data driven design

All my academic projects have always looked at creating new…


As a student getting exposed to all these new things, you are always growing as a person- learning new skills, having good and bad experiences and making memories. Some experiences, though, become such big parts of your life that they make a special place in your journey.

When I was first given an opportunity to be on the organising chair committee of IndiaHCI 2018 as the Website and Branding Chair, I was ecstatic but to be very frank I never could have anticipated the kind of experience that was just beginning. …


In case you haven’t had a chance to check part 1 and part 2 of this article.. just a quick background. I recently completed my Pre-thesis project at college under the guidance of my project guide riyaz sheikh. It has been quite an insightful journey through these last 3 months. I have learnt things not only about healthcare as a domain but about my design process as well. So I thought this would be a good time to start writing about my work.

Part 1 of this article spoke about my entire research phase including my learnings at the end…


In case you haven’t had a chance to check part 1 of this article.. just a quick background. I recently completed my Pre-thesis project at college under the guidance of my project guide riyaz sheikh. It has been quite an insightful journey through these last 3 months. I have learnt things not only about healthcare as a domain but about my design process as well. So I thought this would be a good time to start writing about my work.

Part 1 of this article spoke about my entire research phase including my learnings at the end of the research…


I recently completed my Pre-thesis project at college under the guidance of my project guide riyaz sheikh. It has been quite an insightful journey through these last 3 months. I have learnt things not only about healthcare as a domain but about my design process as well. So I thought this would be a good time to start writing about my work.

The overlying theme of our project was ‘Weaving the Threads’. It looked at tightening the social fabric by strengthening bonds between the people in this fabric. There were so many possibilities within this brief.. …

Sapna Nayak

Product Designer @ Cleartrip.com | Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology

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