Tag: 20th

COMSATS inducts KazNU as its 20th Center of Excellence

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article image Monitoring Desk: A meeting to induct Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU), Kazakhstan, to the network of COMSATS was held recently in Srilanka. KazNu has become the 20th member of COMSATS’ Network Almost having 98 departments, 14 faculties, 20 scientific research institutions, a techno-park, and over 2,000 professors and faculty members. Speaking to the inaugural session of the event, Dr. Sarath Amunugama, Minister of Higher Education and Research (MOHER), Sri Lanka hoped…Read More

Marking COMSATS 20th anniversary

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COMMISSION FOR Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South [COMSATS] has marked its 20th anniversary. More heartening is the fact that its continued pursuit of accomplishing its mission of socio-economic development in the countries of the South has instilled confidence in a large number of development organizations, working in parts of the world, that developing states can stand on their own feet. This could be possible only if they collaborate and share their resources…Read More

OSFP to mark Software Freedom Day on 20th

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Open Source Foundation of Pakistan (OSFP) is organizing the first ever Software Freedom Day 2014 (SFD’14) in Islamabad in partnership with HEC, scheduled to be held on September 20 at the HEC premises. Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB) is one of the sponsors for this event. OSFP is a non-profit organization with a vision to contribute to the promotion of the Open Source towards technology freedom. The Software Freedom Day (SFD) is celebrated globally with an aim to…Read More