Guruprasad Kuppu Rao

Director & Mentor, Imaginarium India

Mr.Guruprasad Rao is the Director & Mentor-Leadership Team at Imaginarium India Pvt.Ltd. Asia’s largest 3D printing Company. His current focus is on building Imaginarium Academy, Technology partnerships besides Technology Mentoring at Imaginarium.

Rao is a technocrat with 30 years of experience encompassing Industry & Academia. He holds BE (Mech) with PG in Tool Engineering from GTTC and M.Des in Product Design from IISc, Bengaluru. He is currently busy concluding his research at IIT Bombay and Medical Law from NLSIU.

His industrial assignments include Titan, Tanishq, Crompton Greaves and present one. He has taught at Design at IISc,NIFT, JSSATE and NTTF. He was also a professor & Head, Project office IICD-Jaipur.
He has bagged is a many Awards including 3 Gold medallions. As an accomplished
industrial designer he holds 8 Patents and 100 plus design Registrations. His research
interests include Product Design, Product Aesthetics, Design Management, 3D
printing and its applications in Medical domain.