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Prof Asad A Abidi to hold Abdus Salam Chair

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C2 LUMS: Prof. Asad A. Abidi, distinguished Chancellor’s Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) will be the inaugural holder of the Abdus Salam Chair at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering, at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). An inspiring teacher of the sciences and engineering, Prof. Abidi is renowned the world over for his ground breaking developments in single-chip radios. Electronic devices and…Read More

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MOIT and PSEB organize workshop on ICTs for development with UNESCO Chair in ICT4D

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article image PREES RELEASE: Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB) and Ministry of IT organized a full day workshop on effective use of ICTs for development with Professor Tim Unwin, UNESCO Chair in ICT4D, at National IT Board in Islamabad. The workshop included four sessions on local content development, collaboration with international research partners, competition policy, and emerging business models. The opening session included speeches from Professor Tim Unwin, UNESCO Chair in ICT4D, Mr. Azmat Ali…Read More

UNESCO Chair set up at CIIT campus

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STAFF REPORT IBD: UNESCO and COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) have inked an agreement to establish the UNESCO Chair on Knowledge Systems for Integrated Water Resources Management’ at the Institute’s Wah Campus. The ceremony was witnessed by Secretary SandT Kamran Ali Qureshi; Executive Director COMSATS, Dr. Imtinan Elahi Qureshi, Resident Director UNESCO, Dr. Kozue Kay Nagata. In his remarks, Minister for Science and Technology Zahid Hamid, highlighted the role…Read More

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Time to establish Abdus Salam Chair at LUMS

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article image via Daily TimesTHE LUMS Abdus Salam Chair, once established, will be responsible to work in the spirit of everything that embodies Dr. Salam, who was inspired by the Quran for his ideas on the electro-weak theory and Theory of Everything’ - excellence, tolerance and peaceEqbal Ahmed, a renowned Pakistani intellectual and writer, in an interview with David Barsamian had talked about prejudice, extremism and violence and about how his father was murdered over a land dispute in Bihar, India. He…Read More