IBA CED's CIE Batch XI Final Students Business Start-ups Pitches & Closing Ceremony

On Saturday 29th January 2022:

The XI batch of CIE is near to its destination and is all set to graduate. After completing the rigorous training of three months, the participants have finally reached the capstone presentation of this certification program. This weekend certificate program has been designed and developed for aspiring entrepreneurs, business owners and social entrepreneurs as an opportunity to transform their ideas into reality.

It took nearly two weeks for the completion of the final rocket pitches which commenced on 22nd January and ended on 29th January 2022.

The participants presented diversified business ideas covering nearly all sectors of the economy from agriculture to engineering and from fashion design to architecture and consultancy services to e-commerce. The thrill of the participation was marvellous which was evident with the interest and hard work that they had showcased to present their wonderful ideas.

On the commencement of final pitches, Mr. Rao Israr Ahmed, Program Coordinator, EDP introduced the judging panel to the participants and the guests. Mr. Rao briefly disclosed the format of the presentations as well. The judging panel included senior personnel from industry and academia including Mr. Imran Azeem, Manager Training & Development Contractor To Shell Pakistan Shell LiveWIRE Trust, Dr. Mohammad Kamran Mumtaz, Assistant Professor, Department of Management, IBA Karachi, Mr. Ali Asad Hemani- Trustee, Know Foundation, Mr. Yawar Abbas Farishta- CEO, Innovata Health Care, Dr. Shahid Qureshi- Program Director, IBA CED and Mr. Fahad Khoso, Owner Rice Mills and Mr. Rao Israr Ahmed, Program coordinator EDP and Mr. Muhammad Asghar Azmi- Project Consultant - Business Development Support, Center for Entrepreneurial Development, IBA.

The judging panel, mentors, guests and the faculty, all applauded the prospective businesses with their greater appreciation. It is now that the new cohort of entrepreneurs is ready to acquire their new role for which they have been trained and to contribute for the national economic development. The IBA CED team would like to wish them all the success for their businesses. In the end, the program coordinator Mr. Rao Israr Ahmed thanked all the participants, judges and guests and the CED team specially Mr. Asghar Azmi for being a helping hand. By tapping on this opportunity the CIE Batch XII was formally launched and is now open for registration.

IBA CED's CIE Batch XI Final Students Business Start-ups Pitches & Closing Ceremony
IBA CED's CIE Batch XI Final Students Business Start-ups Pitches & Closing Ceremony
IBA CED's CIE Batch XI Final Students Business Start-ups Pitches & Closing Ceremony
IBA CED's CIE Batch XI Final Students Business Start-ups Pitches & Closing Ceremony
IBA CED's CIE Batch XI Final Students Business Start-ups Pitches & Closing Ceremony
IBA CED's CIE Batch XI Final Students Business Start-ups Pitches & Closing Ceremony
IBA CED's CIE Batch XI Final Students Business Start-ups Pitches & Closing Ceremony
IBA CED's CIE Batch XI Final Students Business Start-ups Pitches & Closing Ceremony
IBA CED's CIE Batch XI Final Students Business Start-ups Pitches & Closing Ceremony
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