Lahore Shopping Festival 2012

Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Lahore Shopping Festiva (LSF) by Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry Lahore-LCCI, Shopping Festival in Lahore, Events in Lahore

2nd Lahore Shopping Festival 2012 is the second Mega event of Lahore Shopping Festival series organized by the Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry. First Lahore Shopping Festival was held last year. With changing time trends also change. People use to go out for entertainment and enjoyment. Shopping trends are changing day by day. People prefer going to a Mart or a super market instead of going to different shops. Time has taken much importance in our life. And in such trends festivals adds value. People as prefer going out for shopping and outing love to go for any festival. Because festival brings lots of brands at one platform and you not need to even go to different markets or shopping malls. Lahore Shopping Festival is one of the festivals which has gained much importance. In realization of role as a business facilitator, the Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry had successfully organized a large-scale and first of its kind multi-event programs a mega event named Lahore Shopping Festival in April 2011 in collaboration with the Government of Punjab. Lahore Shopping Festival being a success 2011 is again organized by LCCI  Lahore Shopping Festival during the week of 22rd and 29th of April with full support of the Government of Punjab. The LSF2012 will enjoy full electronic and print media coverage with substantial presence on Web-based social media. The long series of events in the week include:

1- Husna’a Qirat Competition
2- 2nd Expo
Lahore ( April 27.28.29, 2012)
3- Fashion Show
4- Polo Match
5- Vintage Car Rally

6- Motor Bike Rally
7- Energy Conference
8- Business Plan Competition
2nd Dangal
10-Photographic Competition
11-Business Walk
12-Softball Cricket Tournament

13-Punjabi Cultural Night

It’s a mega event. Individuals from belonging to any field of life are invited to participate and attend this Mega Event. It is free of cost so students, professionals should visit and have a good time. Families are encouraged to participate.

Details of Event: April 22-29, 2012

April 24 Tue
Young Entrepreneurs Business Plan Competition of Lahore Shopping Festival.
Joint meeting of Standing Committees on Training & Development and TQM. (Shalimar Hall)
Allama Iqbal Hall booked for a program on “Gwadar Namat-e-Elahi Aur Hamari Zamadari” by Jang Cultural
Photographic Competition of Lahore Shopping Festival at Lahore Heritage Museum.
C.M. Punjab will chair a meeting on Energy Crisis. LCCI delegation lead by President will attend
Softball Cricket Tournament of Lahore Shopping Festival (Tentative)
April 25-26
Jinnah Auditorium booked for a seminar on “GMP Compliance in Pharmaceutical Market”.
President will be Guest Speaker at Two Day National Conference on Pak-Afghan Transit Trade Agreement: Dynamics, Challenges and Prospects at University of Peshawar.
April 25 Wed
Business Walk from LCCI to Governor House, an event of Lahore Shopping Festival
Fashion Show of Lahore Shopping Festival at Expo Lahore
April 26 Thr
Vintage Car Rally of Lahore Shopping Festival at 

Main Boulevard
April 27 Fri
Opening Ceremony of 2nd Expo Lahore of Lahore Shopping Festival at Expo Centre, Lahore.
2nd LCCI Dangal of Lahore Shopping Festival
April 28 Sat
Energy Conference of Lahore Shopping Festival at Expo Centre, Lahore.
Job Fair of Lahore Shopping Festival at (Lahore Expo Centre).
Motor Bike Rally of Lahore Shopping Festival.LCCI to Expo Centre.
Punjabi Cultural Night of Lahore Shopping Festival at Farm House.
April 29 Sun
Closing Ceremony 2nd Expo Lahore at Expo Centre,
May 02 Wed
LCCI - Ambassadors Dinner at Aiwan-e-Sadar, Islamabad. President of Pakistan will be the Chief Guest.(Aiwan-e-Sadar Islamabad)
May 03 Thu

“Awareness Campaign on Normalization of Trade with India” being organized by LCCI in collaboration with TDAP. (Amin Hall)
President is invited as a Panelist to attend Pre-Budget Seminar, being organized by ACCA Pakistan in collaboration with LCCI. (Jinnah Auditorium)
President is invited at a dinner in honour of Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, being hosted by Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and industry, Islamabad.
May 05 Sat
Jinnah Auditorium booked for inauguration of Book of Haji Inam Elahi Asar.
May 08 Tue
National Seminar on Bio-Gas Challenges and Opportunities in Pakistan, being organized by S/C on Bio-Technology and Genetic Engineering. (Amin Hall)
July 13-15
President will attend “My Karachi-Oasis of Harmony” Exhibition being organized by Karachi Chamber of Commerce at Karachi Expo Centre, Karachi. (Tentative)

For more information visit:
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Youth Studio

Thursday, April 19, 2012
Youth Studio by Possibilities, Trainings, Training in Lahore Pakistan, Youth Studio in Peshawar by Qaiser Abbas

Youth Studio:

Youth Studio is being created to inspire, educate and empower youth so that they can unleash their potential and realize their dreams. It aims to facilitate and guide young and makes a contribution in transforming youth of Pakistan in to responsible and valuable members of society.

Youth Studio will provide youngsters with training, coaching and counseling interventions based on cutting edge research. It will bring a series of seminars, workshops, one-one-one coaching and group counseling opportunities in various cities of Pakistan.

Keynote Speaker
Qaiser Abbas


He is the Founder & Chief Inspiring Officer of Possibilities®, a leading management training & consulting company, operating internationally with head office in Pakistan.

As an organizational Psychologist, Qaiser specialized in using experiential learning methodology in outdoor training. He pioneered the concepts of 'trainment' and 'Management by Adventure' (MBA) to bring greater purpose, meaning and excitement to the business of learning and development.

His recent publication 'Outclass Teams' is the first book on team-building written by a Pakistani author. Through his motivational seminars and other best-selling books; Tick Tick Dollar™ and Shabash! Tum Kar Saktay ho®; Qaiser is constantly striving to inspire individuals and teams to realize their full potential

About Possibilities®:

It is a leading Management Training & Consulting company operating internationally with the head office in Pakistan. Possibilities specialize in Team Building, Leadership, Customer Services and Sales training.

It is working with more than 200 Clients and train so...Trains 50, 000 individuals every year. Some of their key clients include P&G, Motorola, Gillette, ORIX, OMV, Reckitt Benckiser, Mobilink, Coca Cola, FMC, Nokia-Siemens, ICI, Ufone and Unilever


1:00pm - 1:30 pm - Registration
1:30pm - 1:45 pm - Interactive session among the participants
1:45pm - 2:00 pm - Formal Welcome and Introduction to the Event
2:00pm - 3:00 pm - Motivational talk by Qaiser Abbas
3:00pm - 3:30 pm - Hi-Tea

Details :
Venue                  :  Sukh Chain Wellness Club. Gulberg II, Lahore
Date                      : May 26, 2012
Time                      : 1pm – 4pm

For Further contact and details:

Yasmin Butt
Project Head

Previous Episodes of Youth Studio:

1- First Episode of Youth Studio with Keynote Speaker Qaiser Abbas

 2- Youth Studio at Karachi with key note Speaker Qaiser Abbas 


Change Management

Training Forum Session on Change Management is going to be held today.

Mr. Ahmed Nizami,
Director Marketing Pakistan Today

Date  : Thursday 19th April
Time  : 6pm to 730
Venue: Irshad Autdirorium, Packages Lahore.

Technology for People Initiative (TPI) Launch by LUMS & Google

Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Technology for People Initiative (TPI) by LUMS & Google, Google events in lahore, LUMS event, Trainings in lahore, Upcoming Events, Events Pakistan

Technology for People Initiative (TPI) is a new step and initiative taken by Lahore University of Management Sciences(LUMS) . This event is being launched by Lahore University of Management Sciences sponsored by GoogleInc. It’s an open event so anybody who wants to bring some positive change in society of Pakistan can become Netizen and be part of this event but registration is mandatory.

Technology is becoming more popular with time. Use of technology by people can surely bring a change in society. TPI is dedicated to using technology to create solutions relevant to the socio-economic context of Pakistan, and will focus on leveraging technology in the domains of public policy and governance. The initiative is multi-disciplinary in nature; bring together resources from multiple departments and partners, to create comprehensive and deployable solutions.

LUMS already has a portfolio of independent R&D projects of practical significance, in partnership with government departments. The goal of this initiative is to bring these activities on a single platform, to leverage their synergies for multiplier effect, and to initiate new projects in this domain. TPI will provide focus to our desire to leverage the knowledge base and intellectual resources available at LUMS for the practical benefit to the people of Pakistan.

TPI is also part of a larger LUMS initiative on Internet and the Society, which aims to encourage activities and research across the universities for better utilization of cyberspace for the country's development.


Event Details:
Date     : April, 18, 2012
Time    : 4.30pm- 6.30pm
Venue: Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore

For any venue related queries, please reach out to:
Mr. Ishtiaq Bhatti (, 042-35608312).

This content is patent of Google Inc.


Monday, April 16, 2012


University of Engineering and Technology is one of the most renowned and prestigious institutions in Pakistan. Since its creation, UET has maintained coherence between academia and industry.

In 2011, five of the major societies of UET i.e. ACM, IEEE, ASME, EC, IET under the supervision of KICS has collaborated and arranged a first Mega Event of UET; Techno-Fest’11. There were 30 participant universities including UET Faisalabad, the University of Faisalabad, GCU Faisalabad, NFC Faisalabad, UET Taxila, BZU, COMSTAS, Air University, NED Karachi, IST Islamabad, Punjab University, IUB and UET Peshawar and had a walk-in of above 10,000 attendees. There were about 30 competitions gathering 500 teams from all over Pakistan. The prize money was worth PKR 250,000. Career-Fair had about 32 industrial stalls and 20 sponsorship partners.
This year Techno-Fest’12 is all set to achieve bigger than last time. A Joint Venture by IET, IEE, ASME, ACM & IB&M under the umbrella of KICS (Khwarizmi Institute of Computer Sciences)

This time UET is increasing competitions list to near forty. Technofest’12 provides one a full fledged opportunity to ‘experience the aptitude’ towards engineering and design of all sorts! It is an event comprising of engineering project exhibition, technical and non-technical competitions, seminars and workshops; the most important of all the Career-fair. There will be stalls from over 100 companies. The blend of technical and non-technical competitions would be the best treat for students. 

In Technofest'12 - IB&M, UET Lahore Presents first of its kind Entrepreneurial Summit .Specially for business graduates to create extraordinary from ordinary things already in the market.  A 2 day seminar covering the basics upon how to launch your own Company, Marketing your Products, Handling the biggest of the crisis and being Socially Responsible.

"Managers Today" first time has become the Learning Partner for this Mega Event. 


Mr. Farhan Masood
CEO Solotech Corp & Solosmart.He would be sharing his own hands on experience of failure

Mr. Samnan Ali
Senior Marketing & Sales Manager Expert Systems Pvt Ltd. Also acting as COO Project Management Institute , Lahore Chapter to give his views on the topic of " Marketing & Ethics - Entrepreneurial Perspective "

Mr. Zain Majid
Manager Advertising and Branding Services, Corporate Communication Division, The Bank of Punjab. He will talk about "Brand your Business- A 360 Degree Perspective"

Mr. Muhammad Kashif Afzal

Manager National Productivity Organization, Lahore Region to share his thoughts on the topic of “How To Train and Retain Yourself in Entrepreneurial Ecosystem". His area of expertise includes Total Quality Management, Leadership, Motivation, and Team Building Skills.

Mr. Muhammad Muaz Bin Shahbaz Raja
Regional Head Sales at Naseeb Online Services (Pvt)Ltd - ROZEE.PK will share his thoughts on "Raising a Business by your Marketing Frame work"

Mr. Muhammad Nadeem Bhatti

Director Figure Garment’s Industry. He had variety of experience regarding garments industries. Currently He is Chairman of Regional Committee Garments Industry FPCCI as well vice x-chairman of Law & order committee FPCCI. He will share his thoughts on "New Market Horizons"

Mr. Zeeshan Suhail
Social Media Expert & Co Founder TEC Pakistan. He has diversified exposure of social media marketing management & IT. He has conducted many training sessions on social media strategies, application development, customer services & quality assurance.
He will share his views on "Social Media & how it helps Marketing"

Mr. Zakriya Niazi

Strategic Accounts Manager at Infotech. Lahore Chapter. He will share his thoughts on "Seeds of Sales & Entrepreneurship"

Mr. Ali Agha
Managing Director, Allied Engineering with The Topic "Delights in Entrepreneurship"

Seminar Fee:

UET students                   = Rs 300
Other University Students = Rs 500
Professionals                    = Rs 1000

Date           : April 16, 17
Time           : 9am-5pm
Venue         : UET, Laore
Registration : ENTREPRENEURIAL COLLOQUIUM - Unleash The Next BIG Thing

I would highly recommend it to attend this event. There is a mixture of I.T and Entrepreneurship training. Its a blend of different things including projects, presentations, competitions, seminars, training sessions, etc... This content is patent of University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore and Agglomeration UET Technofest.