Welcome To CAC
Formed in 2010 with an aim to create Industry-Academia linkages to focus on innovation, entrepreneurship, research led development. In its 7 years of inception having developed over 200+ strong linkages and growing... CORPORATE ADVISORY COUNCIL encompasses nine Industry Sectors which are: Automotive, Bio-technology, Infrastructure, Information & Communications Technology (ICT), Engineering, Banking & Financial Services (BFS), Energy, Chemical, and the Social Sector Committees.
The Corporate Advisory Council (CAC) was born in April 2010 in the National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) with a very simple idea: Industry-Academia collaboration for the mutual benefit of the industry and the university, forming a unique quadruple-helix model. This model constitutes of Academia, Industry, Government and Society, joining hands for advisory, consultation and R&D collaborations- with a direct impact on the economy of Pakistan.
Dr. M. Akram Sheikh, Founder and Co-Chairman CAC, Professor Emeritus NUST, Former Deputy Chairman , Planning Commission of Pakistan
The CAC was a completely new concept for Pakistan, and an experiment that was undertaken with the objective of building a unique platform for building university-industry collaborations that would bring meaningful results for the economy of Pakistan. In a period of less than 2 ye...
Dr. Shahid Mahmud, CEO Interactive Group of Companies, Industry Co-Chair, CAC ICT Sector Committee
The CAC was formed with the vision of having the industry and academia in a perfect symbiosis, with the academia providing the industry skilled human resource and innovation. The CAC ICT Sector Committee is working on a clearly defined roadmap which is needed for encompassing all...
NEWS & EVENTS
Falling Walls Lab Islamabad - 2018
We congratulate the winner of the Falling Walls Lab Islamabad, Engr. Saad Zahid (Graduate NUST-CEME), for his idea “BREAKING THE WALL OF CHILD DISABILITY”. Mr. Saad will now represent Islamabad and NUST in Falling Walls Lab Berlin on 8th November. Engr. Asad Raza secured 2nd positions, also a NUST-CEME graduate. 3rd Prize was secured by Engr. Iqra Irfan (Graduate NUST SEECS).
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Fostering Innovation Summit
Consuldents, in collaboration with NUST CAC presents ROBOTICS & AI SUMMIT, supported by the US Embassy, in partnership with Pak-US Alumni Network (PUAN). The summit will be held on 28th September, 2018 in NIT Seminar Hall NUST.
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