Faculty members and students of Design and Innovation (CAD/CAM) attended a workshop on “IOT-Take A New Look at Things”. The workshop was conducted by the team from PTC University. While Mr. Kamal Batra, Director of Education – PTC University-South Rim introduced the concept of smart equipments and technologies for a better end user experience, Mr. Pramod Prabhakaran, Principal Solution Consultant- India and South Rim exhibited an on-stage demonstration of smart connectivity of devices and augmented reality by exhibiting the virtual sports car right in front of the audience. The overall emphasis of the workshop was to bring awareness to the budding engineers about the various upcoming technologies that will define our lifestyles within the next few years. The use of strong CAD foundation was deeply stressed upon to understand the development of IOT through customized end user applications like smart cities, smart surveillance applications, smart health monitoring systems and many more.