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Second Edition of ITU’s ThinkFest This Weekend

Second Edition of ITU’s ThinkFest This Weekend

The Information Technology University (ITU) is set to hold the second edition of the Afkar-e-Taza ThinkFest at Alhamra Arts Centre on The Mall, Lahore, on January 13-14. In a statement released on the occasion, ITU vice chancellor Dr. Umar Saif said that …Continue reading

5th Roundtable Conference on IT Today

The 5th Round Table Conference on Information Technology will be held under the auspices of Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB)’s TechHub Connect project today (Monday). Information Technology University (ITU) vice chancellor and PITB Chairman Dr. Umar Saif will open the event at …Continue reading

Technology Festival ‘The MIX’ to Open on November 11

A two-day festival, titled The MIX, will be held at Alhamra Cultural Arts Complex in Gaddafi Stadium between November 11 and November 12. Organised by the Punjab Information Technology Board, the festival hopes to engage the public on technology and its far-reaching …Continue reading

MakerFest 2017 Concludes

MakerFest ‘17, a festival for the promotion of technology, creativity, innovation and invention, was held on Saturday at Arfa Software Technology Park. The event was organized by Information Technology University (ITU) in collaboration with PlanX and DIY Geeks. This is the first …Continue reading

Dolphins, Technology and the Indus River

Madiha and Mujtaba’s parents were anxious. Both their children were blind and depressed. The couple felt that their children needed motivation so that they did not spend their lives consumed by their disability. The parents found a unique way for the children …Continue reading

5-Week Summer Entrepreneurship Bootcamp Launched

The MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) Pakistan and Information Technology University have launched a five-week summer bootcamp for young entrepreneurs to refine their skills and help them develop innovative ideas. The camp started on July 11 and will end on August 10. A …Continue reading

Convention for Women Entrepreneurs on July 8

The Herself Women Convention (HWC), a collaboration between the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) and Facebook, is set to be held on Saturday, July 8 at Arfa Software Technology Park. The event will feature panel discussions with prominent figures in the Pakistani …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

Dengue Hotline

Punjab combating dengue fever lauded globally. Nobody knew what will be the fate of Lahorites when dengue hit the town three years ago. Even the government, especially the health officials were caught off guard. The world was shocked too. Lahore is hardly …Continue reading