5th International Multinational Conference on IC&T at MUET Jamshoro-Pakistan
Mehran University of Engineering and Technology Jamshoro in collaboration with the Institution of Electrical & Electronics Engineers inc USA (IEEE) and ECOSF organized 5th International Multi-Topic IC&T Conference on April 25- 27, 2018. The conference with a theme of “Technologies for Future Generations” brought together a wide spectrum of international experts to facilitate a creative environment for the promotion of research collaboration and knowledge transfer. In particular, it facilitated a dialogue between major industry players, entrepreneurs and academia for creating a road map to mutually solve scientific problems through effective use of ICTs. The conference was an opportunity to establish a link between academia and industry on a single platform for learning, discussion and addressing the challenges. Prof Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro, President, ECOSF, Islamabad was the chief guest at the Concluding Ceremony.
Prof Dr. Mohammad Aslam Uqaili the Vice Chancellor Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET) in his address in the concluding ceremony said that International Multi-Topic IC&T Conference 2018 was an opportunity to raise awareness of state of the art research and technological development in ICT sector at national and international. The conference provided a platform to scientists, researchers and technologists to express and share their ideas, research work and developing professional connections with the international experts working in their respective areas. He also added that IMTIC’18 helped in developing the capacity students, teachers and scientists working in the domain of ICT by exposing them to quality standards, best practice, training & development and also provided the opportunity to publish their research work in IEEE Xplore. He congratulated all the IMTIC'18 team, the researchers and organizers and expressed his gratitude for making it a successful event.
President ECOSF, Prof. Dr. Manzoor H. Soomro congratulated the Vice Chancellor and IMTIC’18 management of Mehran University of Engineering & Technology for arranging such ingenious and successful conference in collaboration with numerous national and International Organizations. “This great seat of collaboration, learning and innovation for promoting synergies for pursuing common global goals in line with the UN Agenda-2030 for the wellbeing of people at large, is in itself a great achievement by the MUET”, he said. The IMTIC’18, the 5th conference in a row by MUET is heartening and bound to bring together diverse expertise and entrepreneurs for promotion of cooperation and collaborations. “ECOSF is really proud to work with MUET and congratulated its dynamic team led by Professor M. Aslam Uqaili and the IMTIC Champion Prof. B.S. Chowdhry for continuing the great tradition”, he added.
Dr. Soomro further added that this is “the Development Revolution” of the developing world! Pakistan has a potential to be a gateway to magnificent infrastructure under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), while the role of ICTs is overarching and of utmost importance. IMTIC’18 is therefore very timely and should lead to newer collaborations for the global good based on the Digital Revolution of the 4th Industrial Revolution.
In the end, Pro Vice Chancellor Dr. Tauha Hussain Ali expressed his gratitude to the Chief Guest Dr Soomro and eminent scientists and technologists from around the globe and presented the souvenir to Prof. Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro and other speakers of the conference. Later Dr. Soomro presented the certificates to Poster Award Winners.