Sumit Dagar

2012 Young Laureate, Applied Technology
India, Born 1983

dagarsd@gmail.com

‘Seeing’ with a simple swipe

February 6, 2015

Lack of funding for developing his braille phone has had an upside. Sumit Dagar has now launched a blind-friendly application for a smartphone. Interactive designer Sumit Dagar has launched a downloadable application for blind people called SimplEye. Dagar says his small start-up team, which is called...

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Touching upon a vision

December 20, 2012

Sumit Dagar is a 29-year-old, Indian visionary whose technological skills, inventiveness and passion for design have prepared him for a place among today’s young, hi-tech entrepreneurs. But there is one difference: he wants to put people’s lives before profit. Over the past decade, Dagar has made...

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