Closing Ceremony of PSCSC 2015

Closing Ceremony of Pakistan’s First Student Computer Society Congress was held on April 26, 2015. Vice Chancellor University of Agriculture Faisalabad Dr. Iqrar Ahmad Khan and Vice Chancellor of Government College Women University Faisalabad Dr. Naureen Aziz Qureshi graced the ceremony along with Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali, Vice Chancellor GCUF. The speakers talked about the importance of Computer Science in all fields of life.

Salient Features of the Conference

  • Participating universities =(25), namely: MAJU, Hazara university, MUET Jamshuru, FAST Faisalabad, Virtual Univeristy, Lahore Leads Unieristy, University of Education, University of Gujrat, Comsats Lahore, Comsats Islamabad, Comsats Sahiwal, Comsats Abbotabad, High-Tech Unvieristy, Superior University Lahore, Riphah University, BZU Multan, UET Lahore, UET Taxila, Gulam Ishaq Khan Institute (GIKI), Bahira Univeristy, University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Government Post Graduate College Samanabad, University Community College & Government College Unviersity Faislabad.
  • 35 Guest Speakers & Practitioners from Software, IT and Computer industry honored us in this congress.
  • Congress consisted of
    • 4 Competitions for students : Gaming of three types, Poster and Hackathon competitions.
    • Three Panel Discussions: (i) Challenges and Opportinities for Computing in Paksitan (ii) Need of Open Source Softwares in Pakistan (iii) Improving IEEE Sections Level Coordination and Computer Society Scope in Pakistan.
  • 4 Competitions for students
  • 15 Technical Talks
  • 5 Workshops
  • Two video conference sessions from USA.
  • Meetings of IEEE Affinity Groups, including Women in Engineering, Computing, and Computer Society and SAC Pakistan Project.
  • Initiation of E-Faisalabad Project by Mr. Ammar Jafferi.
  • Sessions by Pakistan Instititue of Entreprensureship (PIE), Open Source Foundation Pakistan (OSFP).
  • Talk by DG NADRA , Saleem Rafik.
  • Key note speech by President Pakistan Computer Society Tahir Mehmood Chaudhry.
  • Gala Dinner with Musical Night.