Winter & Wellbeing
A product that aims to make extreme winters more bearable by
correcting your Circadian Rhythm.
Mental Wellness, Lighting
Thesis : How can we eliminate sadness associated with extreme winters?
I interviewed people from different parts of the world, to understand why they find winters depressing.
Dr. Mahesh Belani
Has been in practice for 32 years
Practices at Community Memorial Hospital of Menomonee Falls Inc. in Menomonee Falls, WI.
"I hate winters... I oversleep, lose my appetite, feel tired all
the time... I don't know why but my body can't take it."
To incentivize institutions and businesses to adopt a solution for
S.A.D. and hence improve the mental wellbeing of their people without
requiring individuals to self diagnose and seek a solution by themselves.
Improve the mental wellness of family members
Attract more crowd during off hours
Increase work productivity
A light that corrects your
circadian rhythm by
mimicking the summer sky
A skylight for every room.
My key learnings :
I learnt the importance of framing a problem statement
without making assumptions.
Art Of Interviewing
I discovered how valuable an interview can be if I can avoid projecting my bias onto the interviewee.