Orientation ceremony of Entrepreneurship Development Program (CIE Spring Batch XII)

IBA Center for Entrepreneurial Development (CED) has organized orientation ceremony of 12th batch of the Certificate in Entrepreneurship (CIE) on 25th March 2022 at IBA main campus. There are about 70 persons who joined CIE batch 12. After the recitation of Holy Verses, Program Coordinator Mr. Rao Israr Ahmed highlighted the salient features of the program. He emphasized that the main objective of CIE is to facilitate the participants to generate and launch new business ideas, expand their existing business through entrepreneurship teaching, experiential exercises, industry visits, and networking events.

Dr. Shahid Qureshi, Program Director CED conducted the first module of CIE i.e Entrepreneurial Mindset. He discussed various frameworks which help to develop opportunity driven mindset than resource driven mindset. He also shared the evolution of CED programs and how can participants leverage the IBA CED platform to launch and grow their startups/business. Dr. Shahid Qureshi thanked JFF-UGI (Jaffer Family Foundation, United Global Initiative) for partnering with IBA CED to provide scholarships to the deserving female participants. Mr. Salman Tariq (an entrepreneur and visiting faculty of IBA) also addressed the participants and shared his experience of running a startup. Mr. Rizwan Muzamil Butt (Entrepreneurship Faculty at CBM) also interacted with the participants.

Dr. Shahid Qureshi introduced CED team members, Mr. Asghar Azmi, Mr. Imran Muhammad Khan, Mr. Abdullah Mustafa, Mr. Ammar Qureshi and Mr. Ghulam Hassan who have been working to promote entrepreneurship throughout Pakistan.

Orientation ceremony of Entrepreneurship Development Program (CIE Spring Batch XII)
Orientation ceremony of Entrepreneurship Development Program (CIE Spring Batch XII)
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