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akshay sharma

About Me: 

Akshay Sharma is an assistant professor in the Industrial Design Department at Virginia Tech. He is passionate about using design as a catalyst for empowerment of women, especially in the developing regions .Currently he is working on projects related to microfinancing with an NGO in India, use of cell phones for creating a more efficient process maintaining immunization records in developing countries and working with jaipur foot organization to develop a foot measurement system.

My Passions: 
Empowerment and equality
My Challenges: 
time
My Vision for the Future: 
Equal humane world
My Areas of Expertise: 
Design Thinking
My Languages: 
Hindi, English

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