FAST-NU gets Object Manangement Group (OMG) membership

 Happening date 20-Dec-2013
 Posted date 20-Dec-2013

FASTNU has become the first ever Pakistani institution that has been awarded with the Object Management Group (OMG), USA membership.The membership, that has reinforcedthe university's position as one of the premier institutions in Pakistan, is a testimony to university's commitment to excellence. OMG is an international standards consortium that is managing a number of software engineering standards including UML, SysML, MARTE, and MDA. Faculty members of the Department of Computer Science, FAST-NU Islamabad campus including Dr. Uzair Khan and Dr. Zohaib Iqbal actively participated in various OMG working groups in collaboration with leading industrial and academic organizations such as Microsoft, IBM, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) and provided valuable input in shaping emerging technology standards at FAST-NU.