Annoucements


MoU has been signed between NUCES and Byonks Pvt. Ltd
MoU has been signed between NUCES and Byonks Pvt. Ltd
HONET-ICT Conference
HONET-ICT Conference (International Conference on High-capacity Optical Networks and Enabling/Emerging Technologies (HONET-ICT http://honet-ict.org) conference is being held at NUST-SEECS from 8th October 2018 to 10th October 2018. Link : http://seecs.nust.edu.pk/Honet-2018/
Establishment of Smart Video Surveillance Lab
NUCES Karachi campus has been awarded 39.1 million rupees to establish a “Smart Video Surveillance Lab” under "National Center for Big Data and Cloud Computing (NCBC)”. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Atif Tahir, and Dr. Nouman Durrani are PI and Co-PI in this project. This center is the first of its kind in Pakistan. This centre is worth of 1.5 billion and will be hosted by LUMS and will comprise of 12 ‘Affiliated’ Labs at 11 Universities around the country including LUMS, EME College, PNEC, UETL, UETP, ITU, SZABIST, NUCES, CECOS, Ziauddin University, and UAF. Pakistan’s many leading Analytics and Cloud researchers will be working on various key problems related to data analysis in the country.
Dr. Sadia Nadeem presents her Research Project at HR Forum Islamabad
Dr. Sadia Nadeem presented the key findings of her recently completed research project, MAPS 2017: A Study of HR Practices in Pakistan, at the HR Forum Islamabad on 27th September 2018 at NIBAF. The full report of the MAPS 2017 study can be downloaded from http://isb.nu.edu.pk/MAPS.pdf
PROPOSALS INVITED (Phase-II) Establishment of Technology and Innovation Support Centres Application form is available at: http://www.hec.gov.pk/site/oric Last Date: October 15, 2018
PROPOSALS INVITED (Phase-II) Establishment of Technology and Innovation Support Centres Application form is available at: http://www.hec.gov.pk/site/oric Last Date: October 15, 2018
IEARN YES Youth Exchange and Study Program 2019-20 [Fully Funded] to United States of America
Good news!! The date of YES 2019-20 Preliminary Application is extended. Now the last date for submission of YES 2019-20 Preliminary Application is October 8th, 2018. https://opportunitiescorners.info/iearn-yes-youth-exchange…/
Congratulations to Dr. Muhammad Gufran Khan on winning HEC grant of 2.498 million
Congratulations to Dr. Muhammad Gufran Khan Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering Department of NUCES (Chiniot-Faisalabad Campus) on Winning HEC grant of 2.498 million to develop” Automatic Weapon Detection in Real-time Videos for Identification of Potential Terrorists and Robbers”. The grant has been approved by HEC's Technology Development Fund.
PERIDOT Franco-Pakistani Hubert Curien Partnership (PHC) Program
Dear all, Faculty Members, apply for joint Projects with French Universities for joint Research activities HEC will pay for mobilities of researchers only PERIDOT Franco-Pakistani Hubert Curien Partnership (PHC) Program Projects are invited in the following priority fields only Health, Energy, Climate Change, Human & Social Sciences, Water Deadline date for submission of research proposals is 16th November 2018 http://www.hec.gov.pk/…/…/faculty/peridot/Pages/default.aspx
PROBLEM BASED APPLIED INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH PROGRAMME (PBAIRP)
Call For Proposals 2018 A joint Initiative of Higher Education Commission & Punjab Environment Protection Department Theme : Solution for Winter SMOG 1. Application form may be downloaded from HEC website: http://hec.gov.pk/…/ser…/faculty/PBAIRP/Pages/Downloads.aspx 2. Deadline : 15 January 2018
Awareness Seminar on Technology Development Fund at HEC Islamabad on 7 -11-2017
In order to raise the awareness about Technology Development Fund, the TDF team of R&D HEC is going to arrange seminar in different cities.
NATIONAL RESEARCH PROGRAMME FOR UNIVERSITIES Deadline Extended till October 31, 2017
NATIONAL RESEARCH PROGRAMME FOR UNIVERSITIES Deadline Extended till October 31, 2017
HEC NRPU RESEARCH PROPOSALS (Reminder) 📣📣📣📣📣
1. Kindly submit your research proposals online through HEC web portal http://eportal.hec.gov.pk on or before October 20, 2017. 2. Please submit your proposals online before deadline and also send hard-copy to the Director ORIC , Prof Dr. Ataul Aziz Ikram, EPIC LAB 213 (EE) , FAST NU Islamabad Brohi Road, Sector H-11/4, Islamabad (44000) Pakistan. 3. Please visit HEC & ORIC webpage regularly for the latest updates or contact ORIC team http://www.nu.edu.pk/Oric/Annoucements http://hec.gov.pk/…/universiti…/nrpu/Pages/Introduction.aspx
SCO Member States Youth Innovation & Entrepreneurship Contest - 2018
1. Ministry of Science and Technology of China and Chinese Scientific & Technological Enterprises is organizing a contest ​for SCO countries (including Pakistan)​ which will be held in 2018. ​FAST NU is amongst those Pakistani universities that have been invited to submit proposals under following themes:-​ Themes: 1) Information Technology 2) Cyber Security 3) Smart Monitoring 4) Cross border e-commerce 5) Satellite Application The selected teams will be contesting in Beijing in 2018. 2. The TORs with template of Business Proposal, Registration Page and Registration Form are attached for your guidance. All campuses are requested to widely circulate. 3. Important Web Links For Information http://www.pcst.org.pk/yiec.php For Registration http://en.volinplatform.com/ 4. To ensure timely submittal to the concerned stakeholders at Pakistan Science Foundation, You are requested to submit Proposals of your Faculty members / Students (in HARD & SOFT forms) as per given requirements / pre-requisites latest by November 13, 2017 please. 5. Schedule of the Contest(Important Dates): Registration, Proposal Submission: Dec 1st, 2017 Submittal of Supporting/Additional documents and Q&A: Dec 31st, 2017 Online Preliminary Contest: 1st Quarter of 2018 BEIJING FINAL CONTEST: 2nd Quarter of 2018
P@SHA ICT Awards 2017: Now Accepting Applications for Fintech Innovation: http://pashaictawards.com/special-award-category-fintech-i…/
P@SHA ICT Awards 2017: Now Accepting Applications for Fintech Innovation: http://pashaictawards.com/special-award-category-fintech-i…/
RFP - Provision of Services of Testing Agency
Ignite – National Technology Fund (Formerly National ICT R&D Fund) Company, focused on fourth industrial wave tech and on ecosystem development initiatives to fulfill its mission of creating a knowledge economy in Pakistan. Ignite invites proposals from qualified licensed/registered legal entities to provide services of testing agency. Interested entities should be on Active Taxpayers List (ATL) of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) with professional management team and prior relevant experience as mentioned in the RFP document. RFP document containing details can also be downloaded from www.ppra.org.pk Proposal in sealed envelope, clearly mentioning the name of RFP on top must reach at the address given below by 1500 hrs on 16 October 2017. Proposals will be opened on the same day in the presence of bidders/authorized representatives at the same address.
TALENT YOUNG SCIENTIST PROGRAM (TYSP), CHINA
The Talented Young Scientist Program (TYSP hereinafter) supports talented young scientists, scholars and researchers from Afro-Asian countries to work in Chinese research institutes, universities or enterprises. TYSP aims to promote communication among Afro-Asian science and technology talents, nurture young science and technology leaders, and foster long-term international cooperation among research institutes, universities and enterprises in Afro-Asian countries. Click Here for more information : http://www.tysp.org/English/Details/d6145a24-c766-4f17-b2cf-d60ffff35b1e#a1
3RD ASIA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE (AIC 2017) : http://www.utm.my/asia/
3RD ASIA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE (AIC 2017) : http://www.utm.my/asia/
P@SHA ICT Awards 2017: Now Accepting Applications for Fintech Innovation:
UBL is partnering with P@SHA ICT Awards 2017 to add a Special Award Category of ‘Fintech Innovation”. The winner of this category will get a cash prize of PKR 500,000/- and a chance to work with UBL to strengthen their solution. This category seeks applicants who are working on innovative solutions that enhance the experience of banking customers, grow access of banking products or improve internal processes of financial institutions for better serving their customer demands. http://pashaictawards.com/special-award-category-fintech-innovation/
NATIONAL RESEARCH PROGRAM FOR UNIVERSITIES
Call for NATIONAL RESEARCH PROGRAM FOR UNIVERSITIES 2017 Apply online: http://eportal.hec.gov.pk/ Last Date= Oct 18, 2017 http://hec.gov.pk/…/universiti…/nrpu/Pages/Introduction.aspx
Call for Proposals under HEC TDF Program
HEC has invited joint proposals from academia and industry under "Technology Development Fund". As per HEC's instruction, all proposals should go through ORIC office only. It's therefore requested to submit your research proposals on prescribed forms (available at HEC website) to Riphah's ORIC latest by November 05, 2017. For details, please visit http://hec.gov.pk/site/tdf HEC Deadline: November 15, 2017
Invitation for Collaboration in Project Start-ups & Carrers EXPO (PSCE -2017) at AIOU
AIOU ORIC is organizing an event titled as "Project Start-ups & Carrers EXPO (PSCE)" for students
DICE 2017 Mega Innovation and Entrepreneurship Event in collaboration with British Council & PCST
DICE 2017 Mega Innovation and Entrepreneurship Event in collaboration with British Council & PCST
Joint funding opportunities (China & Pak.)
Funding opportunities for research cooperation projects between China and Pakistan.The deadline is 28th July 2017
FAST NU Students Participated in Jumpstart
A group of students of Electrical Engineering from FAST Islamabad presented their product at Jumpstart at Bahria University on 11 May, 2017.
ORIC with Faculty member of FSM attended Entrepreneurial workshop on 15 May 2017
Director Oric Dr. Ataul Aziz Ikram & Manager ORIC Mr. M. Aatif Saif With Faculty Member Of FSM Attended Entrepreneurial Meeting Workshop By Dr. Terence at WCCI , Islamabad on 15 May 2017. Terence D. Jackson is a highly accomplished senior executive with 25+ years of progressive leadership experience in sales, marketing, operations management, and business consulting with startups and fortune 500 companies.
Telenor Velocity Visited FAST BIC on 17 May 2017
Telenor Velocity Visited FAST BUSINESS INCUBATION CENTER (BIC) ON 17 MAY 2017 to meet Start-Ups
Workshop on Structural Equation Modeling Using AMOS, At COMSATS Islamabad
ORIC-Professional Development, COMSATS, is organizing a one day workshop on Structural Equation Modeling Using AMOS, on 11th May, 2017, at CIIT Islamabad Campus.
FINTECH DISRPUT CHALLENGE 2017
FDC 2017 is inviting startups from all over the pakistan to pitch their most innovatiive ideas form the FinTech space
Call for Applications under CAS-AFS Research Grants
To conduct client oriented and solution driven research, CAS has successfully funded two rounds of research grants to researchers across Pakistan. Kindly encourage your faculty to apply for these grants. The deadline for applications is April 30, 2017. Application form and related information are available on website http://uspcasafs.uaf.edu.pk/Grants.aspx
The entrepreneurship Connection
The entrepreneurship Connection, entrepreneurship educators’ meetup was a brainstorming session in which innovation, ecosystem and how to develop entrepreneurship mind set of student was the basic agenda of discussion. This meetup was arranged by Mr. Sarfraz Ali Kiyani with the support of FAST-NU University Islamabad. Dr. Ayub Siddiqui, Dr. Atta ul Aziz (Director ORIC) and ORIC department played its part to make this meetup possible and lead it to a meaningful conclusion.
ORIC arranged talks via video conference
1- ICTR&D Research Funding Opportunities Speaker: Mr. Ali Iqbal (ICTR&D) 10:00am-11:30am 2- Introduction to Big Data Speaker: Ms. Rabia Pervez (Teradata) 2:00pm-2:45pm
Dr. Muhammad Atif Tahir Research Paper Has Been Awarded For The Best Regular Paper At ICCCI 2018
✨✨✨✨✨✨✨Congratulations! ✨✨✨✨✨✨ The research paper titled “Ensemble of Texture and Deep Learning Features for finding abnormalities in the Gastro-Intestinal Tract” has been nominated for the Best Regular Paper Award of the ICCCI 2018 conference (http://www.iccci2018.org/). Authors of the paper are: Syed Sadiq Ali Naqvi, Shees Nadeem, Muhammad Zaid, Muhammad Atif Tahir This work was part of the FYP project. The gold medalist from batch 2014 is the 1st author. Dr. Muhammad Atif Tahir, Professor computer science department will present this paper at ICCCI 2018 conference to be held on 5th -7th 2018 September, Bristol, UK.
EnsembleofTextureFeaturesforfindingabnormalitiesinthe Gastro-IntestinalTract.pdf
ENGAGING RESEARCH INSTITUTES/FIRMS/CENTRES/THINK TANKS/UNIVERSITIES FOR RESEARCH STUDIES ROUND-II
ENGAGING RESEARCH INSTITUTES/FIRMS/CENTRES/THINK TANKS/UNIVERSITIES FOR RESEARCH STUDIES ROUND-II
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Azrieli Global Scholars Program On Trialect
zrieli Global Scholars program provides funding and support to help scholars build their network and develop essential skills to become the next generation of research leaders. Researchers within five years of their first academic appointment from anywhere in the world are eligible to apply. CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars remain at their home institution and country throughout their two-year term. The candidates receive $100,000 (CAD) in unrestricted research support - posted on - Trialect . We are reaching out to see if your faculty members are interested (Post-docs can't apply). The details can be perused at: Azrieli Global Scholars Program https://trialect.com/10013/display?utm_source=SendInblue&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=Azrieli%20Global%20Scholars%20Program%20on%20Trialect
E-Commerece Platform - Growth, Opportunity And Pakistan's Consumer Base
E-Commerece Platform - growth, opportunity and Pakistan's consumer base
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PROBLEM BASED APPLIED INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH PROGRAMME (PBAIRP)
Call For Proposals 2018 A joint Initiative of Higher Education Commission & Punjab Environment Protection Department Theme : Solution for Winter SMOG 1. Application form may be downloaded from HEC website: http://hec.gov.pk/…/ser…/faculty/PBAIRP/Pages/Downloads.aspx 2. Deadline : 15 January 2018
HEC NRPU RESEARCH PROPOSALS Important Links
http://hec.gov.pk/english/services/universities/nrpu/Pages/Introduction.aspx http://hec.gov.pk/english/services/universities/nrpu/Documents/NRPU%202017.pdf http://hec.gov.pk/english/services/universities/nrpu/Pages/NRPU-Policy-Points.aspx
HEC NRPU RESEARCH PROPOSALS (Reminder) 📣📣📣📣📣
1. Kindly submit your research proposals online through HEC web portal http://eportal.hec.gov.pk on or before October 20, 2017. 2. Please submit your proposals online before deadline and also send hard-copy to the Director ORIC , Prof Dr. Ataul Aziz Ikram, EPIC LAB 213 (EE) , FAST NU Islamabad Brohi Road, Sector H-11/4, Islamabad (44000) Pakistan. 3. Please visit HEC & ORIC webpage regularly for the latest updates or contact ORIC team http://www.nu.edu.pk/Oric/Annoucements http://hec.gov.pk/…/universiti…/nrpu/Pages/Introduction.aspx
SCO Member States Youth Innovation & Entrepreneurship Contest - 2018
1. Ministry of Science and Technology of China and Chinese Scientific & Technological Enterprises is organizing a contest ​for SCO countries (including Pakistan)​ which will be held in 2018. ​FAST NU is amongst those Pakistani universities that have been invited to submit proposals under following themes:-​ Themes: 1) Information Technology 2) Cyber Security 3) Smart Monitoring 4) Cross border e-commerce 5) Satellite Application The selected teams will be contesting in Beijing in 2018. 2. The TORs with template of Business Proposal, Registration Page and Registration Form are attached for your guidance. All campuses are requested to widely circulate. 3. Important Web Links For Information http://www.pcst.org.pk/yiec.php For Registration http://en.volinplatform.com/ 4. To ensure timely submittal to the concerned stakeholders at Pakistan Science Foundation, You are requested to submit Proposals of your Faculty members / Students (in HARD & SOFT forms) as per given requirements / pre-requisites latest by November 13, 2017 please. 5. Schedule of the Contest(Important Dates): Registration, Proposal Submission: Dec 1st, 2017 Submittal of Supporting/Additional documents and Q&A: Dec 31st, 2017 Online Preliminary Contest: 1st Quarter of 2018 BEIJING FINAL CONTEST: 2nd Quarter of 2018
P@SHA ICT Awards 2017: Now Accepting Applications For Fintech Innovation:
UBL is partnering with P@SHA ICT Awards 2017 to add a Special Award Category of ‘Fintech Innovation”. The winner of this category will get a cash prize of PKR 500,000/- and a chance to work with UBL to strengthen their solution. This category seeks applicants who are working on innovative solutions that enhance the experience of banking customers, grow access of banking products or improve internal processes of financial institutions for better serving their customer demands. http://pashaictawards.com/special-award-category-fintech-i…/
NATIONAL RESEARCH PROGRAM FOR UNIVERSITIES
Call for NATIONAL RESEARCH PROGRAM FOR UNIVERSITIES 2017 Apply online: http://eportal.hec.gov.pk/ Last Date= Oct 18, 2017 http://hec.gov.pk/english/services/universities/nrpu/Pages/Introduction.aspx
FAST NU Business Incubation Centre (BIC)- Business Plan Template
FAST NU Business Incubation Centre (BIC)- Business Plan Template
FAST NU Business Plan Template.pdf
Application Proforma For Applying In FAST NU Business Incubation Program
Application Proforma for applying in FAST NU Business Incubation Program
FAST NU - BIC Application Proforma.pdf
Call For Proposals Under HEC TDF Program
HEC has invited joint proposals from academia and industry under "Technology Development Fund". As per HEC's instruction, all proposals should go through ORIC office only. It's therefore requested to submit your research proposals on prescribed forms (available at HEC website) to Riphah's ORIC latest by November 05, 2017. For details, please visit http://hec.gov.pk/site/tdf HEC Deadline: November 15, 2017
Click here for details.pdf
Invitation For Collaboration In Project Start-Ups & Carrers EXPO (PSCE -2017) At AIOU
International conference on Biotechnology , Challenges & Opportunities in Pakistan on 11 to 12 October 2017 at LGU , Lahore Pakistan
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Call For Research Proposals Under Pak-Turk Researcher's Mobility Grant Program
AIOU ORIC is organizing an event titled as "Project Start-ups & Carrers EXPO (PSCE)" for students
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FAST NU ORIC Handbook
Call for Research Proposals under Pak-Turk Researcher's Mobility Grant Program
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Joint Funding Opportunities (China & Pak.)
Foster Innovation &Entrepreneurship culture in the country. Make it a part of nation’s DNA. Use Innovation as a tool to generate wealth for the nation.
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Workshop On Structural Equation Modeling Using AMOS, At COMSATS Islamabad
JOINT RESEARCH PROJECTS BETWEEN PAKISTAN SCIENCE FOUNDATION AND NATIONAL NATURAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION CHINA. DEADLINE : 28th July 2017
JOINT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PROJECT PROPOSAL Between China and Pakistan (1).doc
Collaborative Research Agreement (1).doc
FINTECH DISRPUT CHALLENGE 2017
ORIC-Professional Development, COMSATS, is organizing a one day workshop on Structural Equation Modeling Using AMOS, on 11th May, 2017, at CIIT Islamabad Campus
Click Here for Details .pdf
ORIC arranged talks via video conference
FDC 2017 is inviting startups from all over the pakistan to pitch their most innovatiive ideas form the FinTech space. please visit: http://epaper.dawn.com/Advt.php?StoryImage=23_04_2017_016_005
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Invitation To Participate In International Symposium On Wireless System And Networks (ISWSN' 17)
The University of Lahore is organizing International Symposium on Wireless System and Networks (ISWSN' 17) under the umbrella of its Department of Electrical Engineering during 19th to 22nd November, 2017 at its Defense Road Campus , Lahore.
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Introductory Interactive Session With Fresh Incubatees & Students
ORIC invite FAST NU BIC incubates and students to attend workshop on entrepreneurship that would be held on 12 April 2017 at MEDC Lecture Hall at 1:45 PM
Showcasing Of FAST NU Entrepreneurs
FAST NU ORIC showcase FAST NU alumni entrepreneurs over the website and also invite them as mentors to the incubates. For sharing the success story please fill in google form https://docs.google.com/a/nu.edu.pk/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeNWm_A09m3vU_juRu9BDhPX4A5fkEy3dwmHPO8wfxUaFf4fg/viewform
Call For Applications Under CAS-AFS Research Grants
To conduct client oriented and solution driven research, CAS has successfully funded two rounds of research grants to researchers across Pakistan. Kindly encourage your faculty to apply for these grants. The deadline for applications is April 30, 2017. Application form and related information are available on website http://uspcasafs.uaf.edu.pk/Grants.aspx
For Individuals Who Want To Be An Entrepreneur !
Seeing the interest and enthusiasm of FAST Alumni & Students, the Management has extended the date for submission of application form and business plan till 28- February-2017. Application form along with Business plan should be submitted both in (hard and soft copy) at following Mailing Address EPIC LAB 213 (Electrical Engineering Department), FAST NU Islamabad Brohi Road, Sector H-11/4, Islamabad (44000) Pakistan, email: bic@nu.edu.pk Contact no # 0333-5203117
Click Here to download Business Plan.docx
Click Here Application Form.docx
ORIC arranged talks via video conference
FAST Alumni & students fill in the Application form with your business Plan by 16th February 2017. Application form along with Business plan should be submitted both in hard and soft form Mailing Address: EPIC LAB 213, FAST NU Islamabad Brohi Road, Sector H-11/4, Islamabad (44000) Pakistan, bic@nu.edu.pk
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Click Here Application Form.docx
National Design, Build And Fly Competition (DBFC-12)
12th National Design, Build and Fly competition (DBFC-12) scheduled on April 21-23, 2017
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Collaboration Between Pakistani Engineering & Technology Universities And Belarusian State Technology University, Minsk
Belarusian State Technology University, Minsk is willing for collaboration with Pakistani institutions and introduction of their innovative prjects in the field of science and technolgy taransfer to Pakistan. Please send your porposals on: iac.transfer.by@gmail.com. Developments of the university can be found on: www.belstu.by
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