QUARTERLY NEWSLETTER

Jul - Sep 2015

NUST Bids to Hold the International Association of Science Parks (IASP) World Conference-2017

It was a matter of great honor for NUST to be shortlisted alongside Turkish Technology Parks Consortium from Turkey as one of the lead contenders to host the prestigious IASP World Conference in the year 2017. 
The International Association of Science Parks, more commonly known as the IASP, is the world-renowned network of science parks and areas of innovation, connecting professionals, entrepreneurs and technology based enterprises across the globe. NUST is the only institute from Pakistan to have achieved Full Membership status of this respected forum as it harbors an extremely vibrant knowledge ecosystem, comprising of an exceptionally talented intellectual pool, high quality research infrastructure, active linkages with the public & private sector and innovative star... Read more

Visit of NUST Delegates to the European Science and Technology Parks (STPs)

In order to garner support for NUST’s bid to hold the IASP World Conference in 2017, Ms. Rabia Shoaib Ahmad, Director Corporate Advisory Council (CAC) spearheaded the lobbying efforts in Europe, along with Mr. Ali Shah from NUST Global Think Tank Ne...

Appointment of Mr. Parvez Ghias As the New Industry Co-Chair for CAC's Automotive Sector Committee

Mr. Parvez Ghias, CEO Indus Motor Company Limited joined CAC Automotive Sector Committee as its Industry Co-Chair in July 2015. Mr. Ghias who is currently the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Indus Motor Company Ltd. (IMC) was previously holding the position of Director IMC ...

The School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (SMME) Annual Vocational Training Program, 2015

Like previous years, SMME again successfully organized its yearly Vocational Training Program at NUST with assistance from NUST CAC. This was the third consecutive year that SMME organized this Training Program at NUST which is designed to impart essential vocational skills ...

Visit of Mr. Parvez Ghias, CEO Indus Motors Company (IMC) & Co-Chair CAC Auto Sector Committee at NUST

Soon after joining the CAC Automotive Sector Committee as its Industry Co-Chair, Mr. Parvez Ghias visited NUST on 24th July 2015. The purpose of his visit was to get an overview of the projects being conducted by SMME. A detailed presentation on SMME, encapsulating, inter-al...

Visit of Ms. Romina Khurshid Alam, Member National Assembly (MNA) and Chief Coordinator for Prime Minister’s Laptop Scheme

Ms. Romina Khurshid Alam visited NUST CAC on 27th August 2015. Ms. Alam is a Member of Senate’s Standing Committee on M/O Ports, Shipping and Food Security. She is actively involved in Environment, Climate Change, Water Management & Technology, Energy, Food Security and ...

Distinguished Innovations, Collaborations and Entrepreneurship (DICE) Automotive, 2015

DICE Foundation is a non-profit organization, registered in Michigan, USA. DICE Automotive is a joint initiative of DICE Foundation USA and SMME NUST aiming to inculcate a spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship in the youth as the Foundation firmly believes that a nation’...

Launch of Finding Innovative and Creative Solutions for Society (FICS), 2016

Our readers would now be fully aware of FICS, a platform for students to bring their problem solving technical ideas and get it converted into the business by the help of Industry mentors. The competition not only allows them to win prizes but also gives them the opportunity to interact with prominent industry players and seek commercialization prospects. FICS favors the formation of multi-disciplinary teams so different skill sets could be utilized for producing better projects. FICS provi...

Visit of Mr. Saad Khan, Chairman Rockville Group of Companies at NUST

Mr. Saad Khan, Chairman Rockville Group of Companies visited NUST on Thursday 28th of August 2015. Mr. Khan was given a comprehensive presentation on NUST’s Knowledge Ecosystem by Mr. Atif Bilal, Project Manager-Special Projects, Advisor’s Office and Ms. Sundas Imran, Project Manager- Energy and Banking & Financial Services, CAC Dte

Mr. Saad Khan also introduced Rockville Group of Companies, a consortium of various en...

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