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.