IBA CED 's CIE Final Presentation & Farewell lunch

IBA CED 's CIE Final Presentation & Farewell lunch

Yet another cohort of entrepreneurs have presented their startups. The final presentation of startup was held on 6th and 7th of January 2017 at Aman CED, IBA Karachi. This two day event was full with enthusiasm and courage, which was evident with the presentations of prospective entrepreneurs. Among the evaluation panel was Dr. Shahid Qureshi (Program Director Aman CED, IBA), Dr. Kamran Mumtaz (Faculty IBA) Dr. Imran Khan (Faculty IBA), Asif Jaffar (Faculty IBA), Muhammad Talha Azeem (Visiting faculty IBA), Mohsin Ali Patel (Lecturer IBA ). Imran M. Khan (CEO, Arkish) and the Aman CED team including Rao Israr Ahmed (Program Manager, EDP), Azad Ahmed (Manager incubation activities) and Hafiz Abdul Rauf (Program Manager, E4E). The startups presented were related to nearly all the sectors including Agriculture, Services, Manufacturing, Health, Education and Technology. Among all, the highest number of startups were dealing with services followed by Food and Agribusiness. From online retailing till pet keeping, from arts and crafts till technology upgradation all of the ventures presented constituted a diversified entrepreneurial offering which was in line with the core concept of this 4 month certification program.

IBA CED 's CIE Final Presentation & Farewell lunch

In order to qualify for the certification it was a mandatory requirement to present and start a venture. To do so, some of the participants initiated their businesses in the beginning and mid of this program and some will initiate in the near soon. Over all, the event of presenting business ideas went tremendously well with a lot of energy, interest and excitement. The participants praised and delivered their highest tribute and thanks to IBA, faculty and staff for their support throughout their program. Dr. Qureshi in the concluding remarks acknowledged all of the students and urged them to implement their learnings at their earliest. Dr Qureshi also thanked Nestle Pakistan for their collaboration on behalf of IBA.The presentation was followed by the fare well lunch where the participants were accompanied by their instructors and enjoyed all together.

IBA CED 's CIE Final Presentation & Farewell lunch
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