Résumé

Patel

zinal
interaction design | NID

aiming for..
The objective is simple: to gain experience while simultaneously solving problems. Envisioning and making new Design happen. Design = Intent

future as..
Career interest are Interaction Design, Usability, Web based design applications, Design Management, Business Development, Research.

as a student..
Post Graduate diploma in User interface design National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad.
2007-current

Bachelor of Computer science Engineering Vishwakarma Institute of Technology, Pune
2003-2006

knowledge base..
When it comes to technical skills, I am good at Adobe Creative Suite Corel Draw Macromedia Flash Microsoft Office 3D Studio Max SketchUp Sound Forge. Good understanding of Object Oriented Programming, Basic Action Script

Diploma in Computer Engineering SSVPS Polytechnic, Dhule (MSBTE Bombay)
2000-2003

some achievements..
Vice President - Rotract Club, Ozone - Pune, 2005 Appointed as Arts secretary & Multimedia Secretary for college’s annual festival for year 2005 & 2006 respectively. Was responsible for organizing art exhibition, setting up installations, designing and branding of the entire festival. Lead the team of 60+ members. Number of prizes in fine arts, culturals and sports at various levels viz. School, district and state.

good at..
Strong visual and conceptual design skills. Analytical and logical approach towards work. Good presentation skills. Well developed skills in Photography, Typography/layout, Sketching & Rendering, Story boarding.

[p] +91.9909.652.652 [h] 20, shivshakti row house, honey park road, adajan, surat 395010 [e] ziinalpatel@gmail.com

projects at NID..
BiPP- Bill presentment and payment application for Interactive TV Interactive TV brings with it possibilities of 2-way communication between Project Scope: broadcaster & viewers. BiPP is an application that allows it’s viewers to pay Ideation, Design thinking and household bills through a two way interactive TV. The study was focused on User centred design process. social importance and emotional involvement of Indian users while paying household bills, also technological possibilities of 2-way interactivity on TV was taken into consideration. The designed concept has attempted to solve the user’s problem by combining the selective features of e-commerce and interactive TV. CAReAT - Interactive Kiosk for Surat’s Diamond market. CAReAT is designed to provide needful diamond related information to Project Scope: the stakeholders for buying and selling the precious stones. This interactive User research, System analysis, kiosk allows users to enter and retrieve the details about diamonds and the Usability and GUI brokers. The designed GUI is fast and intuitive, allowing the stakeholders to experience the fast and error free transactions. Easy Measure - E-learning website to help kids learn about measurements. The project aimed at designing e-learning site for special user group i.e. Project Scope: Kids (age group 9-12 years). The needs arising out of the importance and E-learning standards, GUI and complexity of maths and measurement in day to day life. The designed site Usability is enhanced to teach the generalities in measurement subject. The interactive elements, games and activities on the site makes the learning experience more impactful and interesting for kids. Bowl..IT - Bowling Interactive Trainer kit for cricketers. Bowl..IT kit is designed to act as a users personal bowling trainer, help- Project Scope: ing them to enhance their bowling skills. The kit contains a interactive ki- User research, Physical and osk, a large display screen and cameras. It provides users with immediate Cognitive ergonomics feedback on comprehensive and accurate trajectory analysis including ball speed, hand angle, ball spin, ball line-length and swing path measurements. It has feature of creating and storing several bowlers profile and also providing them personal tips and tricks on improving their skills. Campus Connect - Mobile News Service for Vishwakarma Institute. Final Year-Graduation Project MNS was developed keeping in mind the issues and difficulties of passing Project scope: a piece of information to each member of the educational institute. Project Ideation, Technical understanding, aimed at providing stakeholders with a easy way to send any formal/ infor- Design & Working Prototype mal information or news to the entire relevant community on their mobile phones. It supports two way interaction, the information is send to mobile phones and also the user can order information from the institute through mobile phone.

about me..
I was born on 4th June 1983 Languages I know are English - Hindi - Gujarati I love cooking food.

[p] +91.9909.652.652 [h] 20, shivshakti row house, honey park road, adajan, surat 395010 [e] ziinalpatel@gmail.com