Passing Out of AMAN (CED) Incubatees

Passing Out of AMAN (CED) Incubatees

July 27th, 2016: Dr. Shahid Qureshi, Director CED, presented the welcome note and thanked the guests, staff and students for coming to the ceremony. Dr. Qureshi briefed the audience about the purpose and essence behind the AMAN CED's incubation center. He explained that IBA-Business Incubator is a facility comprising of different sized rooms for startups that have launched their businesses and made a team of 4 or more. He went on to say that IBA Business Incubator is aimed to provide the physical, technical and soft assistance to the emerging ventures. Moreover, IBA Business Incubator targets those ventures who have laid a solid base in their business area but still need the services of Incubator at bigger level. He emphasized on the Effectuation theory focuses on using the slack resources and taking smaller steps. "To be an entrepreneur, you have to unlearn the concepts you've been taught so far. Instead of having a far-fetched vision, an entrepreneur should look around and make use of the available resources," he said, Dr. Qureshi also elaborated the ideas and concerns raised by professor Saras D. Sarasvathy. Dr. Qureshi also quoted several examples of Entrepreneurs who grew and prospered through taking tiny steps in their journey.

The stage filled with enthusiasm as the graduating incubatees were invited to share their success stories. Fawwad Haider, CEO of TechnoSync Solutions, said "I've learnt that until and unless you don't step in the field and work with you very own hands, you won't be satisfied." PoS Retail Solution, Virtual Desktop Solution, Inventory Management and ERP Solution are the services provided by his company. Mr. Ali Asif then shared his journey from lower positions to CEO of his own company (A-Square) with the help of Incubation Center (CED). He also shed light upon the importance of business developers in a software house. "We provide Web Development, Ecommerce, ERP Solutions, CRM, HRM, Accounting Systems and Social Media Marketing," the last graduating incubatee, Mr. Mehmood Ali, listed the services provided by his project (Createch Solutions).

Later on, Dr. Shahid Qureshi requested the guests to motivate students by sharing their journey towards success. Mr. Rehman Bashir, Mr. Asif Jaffery (CEO of 4 Companies) and Dr. Javed Qureshi (Faculty Szabist) appreciated the work of students and guided them for their future endeavors. Mr. Saim (Pharmaceutical Industry), while encouraging the students, said "To be successful, take baby steps and think big." The ceremony came to an end as Dr. Qureshi thanked his team for brilliant work & cooperation.

Passing Out of AMAN (CED) Incubatees
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