Jeevak Badve, IDSA
Vice President, Sundberg-Ferar Design Studio
Chair, IDSA International Design Conference 2017
Jeevak Badve, IDSA, is VP of Sundberg-Ferar, a full-service industrial design studio supporting the product, medical and vehicle industries, based in the Detroit, MI area since 1934. He helps companies understand and leverage the fundamental meaningful role and impact of ID in the corporate business strategy domain, as a compelling differentiator in the sustainable growth of business.
The chair of IDSA’s International Design Conference 2017 earned an executive MBA from Michigan State University, Eli Broad College of Business; a master’s in ID from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT- Bombay) and a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering from Pune University. He is a board member of the Michigan Design Council, SHiFT-Aether Learning Group and the Detroit Creative Corridor Center. He was a proud Board member of IDSA from 2011 to 2016, and chaired several IDSA District Design Conferences.