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Registration drive for MakerFest Lahore kicks off-Press...

October 16, 2017

Registrations are now open for MakerFest Lahore, organized by Information Technology University in collaboration with DIY Geeks. MakerFest Lahore is envisioned as a community-organized event that would showcase locally developed projects that draw inspiration from STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics). The event is scheduled to take place on 28th October 2017 at Arfa […]

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The Launchpad 10 – Lahore (Post-Event Press...

July 27, 2017

After a week of packed sessions and workshops, Plan9’s 10th Launchpad has come to an end. The five day event was all about learning, activities and the enthusiastic energy present in the arena was quite contagious. The first four days of the event were also marked by a surprise element of PEP talks given by […]

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PITB’s Herself Women Convention in collaboration with...

July 13, 2017

Punjab IT Board’s Herself Women Convention, which was held on the 8th of July at Arfa Software Technology Park, received an overwhelming response. With a turnout of almost 500+ women, this first of its kind convention, highlighted all the right issues and asked for solutions from industry leaders. Following the theme of ‘Steps towards a […]

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Event on Jan 26-27: Startup Lahore to...

January 11, 2017

Startup Lahore is a 2 day conference to be organized in Lahore, bringing together the finest angel investors, entrepreneurs, mentors, speakers, tech companies, accelerators and media onto one platform. Startups will have access to a network of local and foreign investors as well as mentorship and training sessions. Its all about Knowledge Sharing The event […]

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Plan 9 launches ‘The CEO Baithak:’ Another...

December 19, 2016

Plan 9 launched a storytelling platform- The CEO Baithak Plan9 launched, The CEO Baithak, with the vision to engage entrepreneurs and professionals with startups and the entrepreneurial community through storytelling. “This will result in the startups to learn from the problems these individuals faced and also leverage from the network they provided”. (PITB Chairman, Dr. […]

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Why Punjab needs the ‘ICT Policy 2016’...

October 24, 2016

Information communication technology ( ICT) is amongst the most important economy driving tools at present. The risks and opportunities associated with the global market trends are shaping the economy and employment structures through ICT. Developing economies like Pakistan can only make use of opportunities that ICT offers to create when it has a more concentrated […]

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Plan X and Facebook to host a...

October 21, 2016

Facebook in collaboration with PlanX, will be conducting a one day workshop on Thursday 3rd November, 2016 for Developers. How it maybe of use to you : 1)Helps you build/gain access to new platforms 2)Provides access to tools for Growth and Monetization of your app 3)This program provides developers with what they can do in […]

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‘Herself’ @PITB brings Facebook’s #SheMeansBusiness to Pakistan

October 18, 2016

Considering the dismal figures quoted by the World Economic Forum 2014, Pakistan sits at the bottom of the rankings for gender gap in economic and labor participation, proving the need for effectively engaging women in the economy. The trending ICT sector in Pakistan is emerging as a problem-solving tool for socio–economic development and may aid […]

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RIMS: the restaurant invoice monitoring system for...

June 14, 2016

Punjab Revenue Authority (PRA) has developed a web based monitoring tool (RIMS) in collaboration with Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB). According to Dr. Siddiqui, Head of PRA, the system is designed to maximize tax revenues and facilitate linkages between the revenue authorities and food businesses. The system will be installed at all leading eateries across […]