1st FBRC at Lahore Campus
FAST Business Research Conference (FBRC) was hosted by FAST School of Management on November 14, 2019 at Lahore campus. The research conference themed “Contemporary Challenges in Business Environment of Emerging Economies”. The Punjab Minister for Higher Education and Information Technology, Mr. Raja Yasir Humayun graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. Dr. Hamid Hassan, Director Campus and Dr. Zafar Iqbal, HoD FSM delivered keynote speeches on ‘Dimensions of Faculty Scholarship’. The organizing committee comprised of Dr. Ahmed Arif, Dr. Mian Muhammad Atif and Ms. Fatima Habib. 68 submissions for the conference were subjected to double blind peer review. On the conference day, 35 successful papers were presented in eight parallel sessions. A panel discussion was also organized on the selected theme. The conference secured a collaboration with ‘South Asian Journal of Business Studies’ and ‘Journal of Business and Economic Analysis’.