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How Pakistan Turned Around Its Vaccination Program Using Technology

How Pakistan Turned Around Its Vaccination Program Using Technology

It’s the last ball of the match, Bilal’s team needs two runs to win. The captain and the bowler have a discussion and make some last minute changes to the field. The bowler returns to his mark, and starts his run up. …Continue reading

Startup Lahore to Be Held on the 26th and 27th of January

Lahore’s entrepreneurial landscape is expanding rapidly. With new startups emerging daily, local investors are finally looking to put their money into businesses other than construction and stocks. MIT Enterprise Forum Pakistan has organized Startup Lahore, a two day conference, which will bring …Continue reading

Social Impact Projects Main Highlight of 5th Robotics Expo

Technology is being used globally to create products that lead to positive social impacts. From 3D printing orthotics for children to solar-run portable incubators for premature babies, the impact is limitless. The same idea was taken forward at the 5th Robotics Exhibition …Continue reading

Pakistani Engineers Reinvent the Fan

Those who live in Pakistan know the feeling of sitting through a hot summer afternoon without electricity. This is often accompanied by a dysfunctional Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS), which further deteriorates the situation. However, the latest technology in ceiling fans promises to …Continue reading

Cross-pollination: PTA shares Best Practices with International Regulators

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) hosted the Sixth Regional Regulators’ Roundtable from 18-19 July 2016 and a special 3-day International Training Program (ITP) jointly organized by International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and PTA from 20-22 July 2016 in Islamabad. Delegations from 23 countries …Continue reading

ITU Robotics Expo

Information Technology University (ITU) organized its iconic 4th Robotics Expo, at Arfa Software Technology Park. Vice Chancellor, Dr. Umar Saif presided the closing ceremony of the Expo and Dr. Nizam-ud-Din, Chairperson, Punjab Higher Education Commission was the Chief Guest. Speaking at the …Continue reading

Cybersecurity: Work in Progress

An analysis of Pakistan’s cybersecurity dilemma. By Kunwar Khuldune Shahid “The threat is advancing quicker than we can keep up with it. The threat changes faster than our idea of the risk. It’s no longer possible to write a large white paper …Continue reading