Graduation Ceremony of IBA CED Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Program (STEP) Fall 2018 batch

Graduation Ceremony of IBA CED Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Program (STEP) Fall 2018 batch

The Graduation Ceremony of IBA CED Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Program (STEP) Fall 2018 batch held at IBA AMAN CED on 04th May, 2019. The event began with the recitation of Holy Quran followed by a welcome note and overview of STEP by program manager Mohammad Talha. The students then demonstrated their rocket pitch presentations based on their businesses which they have started during this certificate program. Also, students brought their sample products with them and showed them to the guests and participants. Some examples of the businesses which students have started during the STEP Fall 2018 course include: Abantech a web & mobile applications startup, Greeniz non-toxic hand wash at low cost, Harba is a moringa product which is a rich source of vitamins, minerals and amino acids, SEPL (Student Electronic Project Learning) is an educational firm which aims to spread knowledge of electronic sciences.

In his speech Dr. Shahid Qureshi, Program Director IBA AMAN CED threw light on the role of IBA AMAN CED for building an entrepreneurial ecosystem in Pakistan. He explained that most successful entrepreneurs possess an effectual mindset and they see opportunities from within and from the available resources around them. He appreciated the entrepreneurial passion of STEP students and ensured them about the continuous support of IBA AMAN CED.

This ceremony was graced by the Vice Chancellor NED UET Dr. Sarosh Lodhi, Dr. Najam Anjum faculty at IBA, Mr. Syed Rizwan Ali faculty at Bahria University Karachi and Mr. Nadeem Gohar Director Pak Swiss Training Center. The students were awarded certificates for successfully completing this course. At the end of the ceremony a "Farewell Dinner" was served to the students and respected guests.

IBA CED Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Program is a four months' weekend certificate Program especially designed for students and professionals having Science, Technology and Engineering backgrounds. STEP enables them to utilize their technical knowledge for creating and commercializing their Tech Business". IBA CED STEP Fall 2018 batch had 76 students from 16 different universities namely University of Karachi, NEDUET, Dawood University, FAST University etc.

Graduation Ceremony of IBA CED Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Program (STEP) Fall 2018 batch
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