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2014

Workshop on Entrepreneurship for Scientists and Engineers and the STE4D International Conference, June 2 - 7, 2014, Islamabad, Pakistan.
The conference was convened to discuss ways in which Pakistan could use its strength in science, technology, and engineering to address the needs of low-income citizens while creating a favorable climate for a global, knowledge-based economy. Through speaker sessions, round-table discussions, and technology exhibitions revolving around water, energy, agriculture, and health, the conference exchanged ideas on how to implement change in low-income communities via education, research, development and innovation, and enterprise creation.

2013 

First Symposium: Economic Growth through Technology Transfer, January 31 - February 1, 2013, Islamabad, Pakistan
This event was organized to introduce concepts of technology transfer. In addition it promoted new interactions between the private sector and research projects in an effort to enhance the utility of research across science and technology domains. Principal investigators were given the opportunity to present their projects and connect with leaders in industry and potential investors.  The symposium was held at the National University of Science and Technology.  




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