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Kar andaaz Pakistan & LCE to host...

November 26, 2016

KARANDAAZ PAKISTAN promotes access to finance for small businesses through a commercially directed investment platform, and financial inclusion for individuals by employing technology enabled digital solutions. The Company has financial and institutional support from leading international development finance institutions; principally the United Kingdom Department for International Development (UKAid) and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. […]

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Exploring the strategic partnership of LCE with...

October 31, 2016

According to a GE report collabrations with startups is the future of big businesses. Some excerpts from the report are mentioned below and may help us underst and why the Pakistani incubators are taking collaborative partneships seriously: 1)”Smart corporations are aggressively looking to engage with startups through partnerships, investments, and acquisitions.” 2)”The companies most successful […]

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LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship enrolled these ‘Startups’...

October 19, 2016

Hundreds of applications poured in this season for The Foundation program at LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship, which is the university’s flagship experiential development platform for young businesses. After a thorough process of scouting, soliciting applications, conducting interviews and discussions between the Foundation Council members, which is an elite, independent panel of business leaders, LUMS Center […]

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Time to submit your million dollar idea...

August 22, 2016

Do you have a high-growth/high-impact business idea that you want to see turning into a huge success? Apply for incubation/acceleration at LUMS Center for LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship in the sixth batch to kickstart your next big million dollar idea. The Foundation is a 4-month long, intense, business incubation and acceleration program offered at the […]

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Startup Weekend Lahore Ed-Innovation 2016 attracts over...

August 13, 2016

LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship, in collaboration with Ilm Ideas 2 and Techstars, organized a themed Startup Weekend event at LUMS to scout and support innovators looking to address the enrollment, retention and learning outcome challenges in the education sector of Pakistan. The event started on Friday evening, August 5, with Dr. Zartash Afzal Uzmi, LUMS […]

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Pakistan Startup Summit 2016 in Singapore

June 24, 2016

PRESS RELEASE The South Asia Emerging Markets team at Google’s headquarters in Asia, led by Tania Aidrus and Khurram Jamali, partnered up with Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) to organize Pakistan Startup Summit 2016 in Singapore. Under this partnership, Google sponsored a group of startup founders from top business incubators and accelerators of Pakistan […]

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LCE Investor Summit-fueling nascent businesses

June 23, 2016

Investors perform an important role in the development of nascent businesses. They have the power to shape business environment and the profile of the upcoming initiatives, they also have the power to develop the behaviors of startups. The LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship (LCE), LUMS’ flagship experiential development platform for entrepreneurs held an exclusive investor event […]