UIP Seminars for Technologies

IRP regularly conducts seminars to promote R&D related issues and needs for stakeholders. IRP invites authorities of subject to provide insights and areas of technological development.

IRP invites partners from industry and academia to join hands to conduct technology seminars on various issues. Please share if you have any idea of potential seminar related to technology issues. uip@irp.edu.pk – 0321-4917181

Here is list of IRP conducted seminars

  • Commercial Research- Technology Projects Ready for Commercialization on September 23rd 2014 in GC University, Lahore in collaboration with Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry:

Speaker: Dr. Ahmed Adnan, Chairman, Department of Chemistry, GCU Lahore. Around 22 industry representatives and business executives are present in the seminar. The seminar was designed to brief the industry about potential projects ready for commercialization. Industry took interest on few projects and also shared new needs for future technology development.

  • Exploring Technology Potentials for Import Substitutions of Chemical Intermediates On May 20, 2014, in LCCI-Lahore by Lahore Chamber and IRP

Speakers:  Mian Muhammad Iddrees, Chairman, Sitara Group of Industries, Dr. Nadeem Irfan, Pharmacy Dept. Punjab University, Dr. Ahmed Adnan, Chemistry Dept., GCU University, Dr. Naveed Umar, Chemistry Dept., Malakand University, Dr. Ansar Yaseen, Chemistry Dept. AJK University ,  Mian Anjum Nisar, Chairman, Nimar Chemicals

  • Innovative Technologies for Floriculture- Developing Flower Industry by IRP, PASTIC and Haripur University
    on October 03, 2013

Speakers: Dr. Noor ul Amin, HoD, Horticulture Department, Univeristy of Peshawar, Dr. Nasrullah Jan, Ex. DG, Research, KPK, Haji Dawood, CEO Flower Farm and  Chairman, Farmers Association

  • Technologies for Capitalizing Local Coal for Industrial Needs by  PASTIC, The Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Institute of Research Promotion on September 4, 2013

Speakers: Eng Mansoor Iqbal, Mining Department,UET, Lahore, Prof.Dr.Abdullah Khan Durrani,Institute of Chemical,Engineering & Technology,University of the Punjab, Dr.Saqib Nasir , Senior Scientist, OIC,Coal Technology Section, Mineral Processing Research Center(MPRC),PCSIR,  Dr.Shahid Munir, Director, Coal Research Institute, University of the Punjab.

  • Technologies for Green Energy by The Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Institute of Research Promotion on 27th  July 2013

Speakers: Eng. Kamran Mehmood, ST Ventures, NUST University, Eng. Muhammad Nasif, University of the Punjab , Prof. Dr. Mahmood Saleem, University of the Punjab, Dr. Waqar Bukhari, COMSATS Institute  of Information Technology, Islamabad, Dr. Zaib Hussain, University of the Punjab, Prof. Dr. Farid A. Malik, FCC University, Ex-Chairman, Pakistan Science Foundation

  • UIP Seminar on Mineral based Industrial Chemical and Vision 2030 by The Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Institute of Research Promotion on 3rd  July 2013

Speakers: Nabeela Intisar, CEO, Waleed Chemicals , Abrar Ahmed, CEO, Shafi Reso Chem , Prof. Dr. Mahmood Saleem, University of the Punjab, Dr. Saqib Nasir, PCSIR, Lahore, Eng. Liaqat Mehmood, Consultant, Team Engineers

  • UIP Seminar on Developing Local Food Additives/Preservatives, in Punjab University ,  22nd Nov 2012 by PASTIC –PSF,  Punjab University & IRP

Speakers:  Dr. Faqir Anjum, Director, NIFST, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Dr. Shehzad Alam, DG, PCSIR, Lahore, Mr. Naveed Ashraf, R&D Manager, RESO-CHEM, Mr. Musharaf, CEO, KM Ahsraf,  Dr. Akram Shiekh, DG, PASTIC

  • UIP Seminar on Innovative Technologies for Sportswear Sector- Ensuring Competitiveness in  Taj Hotel, Sialkot,  7th of November 2012 by PASTIC-PSF, PHMA and IRP

Speakers:  Dr. Mustaq Mangat, Expert, Technical Textile, Rafi Sohni, Vioce-Chairman, PHMA ,  Mr. Musharaf, CEO, KM Ahsraf,  ,  Dr. Akram Shiekh, DG, PASTIC

  • UIP Seminar on Earth Rights – Educating Industry for Environmental Issues, in LCCI Lahore, 31st July 2011 by IRP, LCCI and NFEH

Speakers: Mr. Irfan Qaiser Shiekh, LCCI’s President, Saeed Iqbal  Wahlah Secretary EPD, Punjab, Mr. Abrar Ahmed , CEO Shafi RESO Chem ,    Mr Abid .H K Sherwani, CEO, IRP,  Mr. M. Shahid Sheikh, Vice President, NEFH, Mr. Azhar U Din Khan, CEO, National Engineering Consultants (NEC) , Lahore, Dr. Irfan Ahmed Shiekh, College of Earth &  Environmental Science, University of the Punjab, Lahore and Ms. Shazia Ilyas , College of Earth & Environmental Science, University of the Punjab, Lahore

  • UIP Seminar on Simulate to Innovate, in University of Management and Technology, 23rd ,July,2011 by IRP and UMT

Speaker: M. Usman Ghani, Ph.D., J.D. Simmovations, Inc.    Burr Ridge, IL, USA

  • UIP Seminar on Developing FMD Vaccine- Prospects and Possibilities in Pakistan Science Foundation, ISD, Sep 2011 by IRP and PSF

Speakers:  Dr. M. Afzal, Director, FMD Vaccine Program- Pakistan, FAO, Dr. Manzoor Ahmed, Head, FMD Vaccine Program- Pakistan, FAO, Dr. Qurban Ali, Director, NVL, Pakistan, Dr. Zahid Iqbal, Assistant Professor, ISRA University, Islamabad

  • Emerging Trends in Social Media  July 2011 in UMT and UCP.

Addressed by number of CEOs and Social Media Experts

  • Social media and business performance -Royal Palm – November 2010. Addressed by number of CEOs and Social Media

Addressed by number of CEOs and Social Media Experts

  • UIP Seminar on Prosperity through Competitiveness in Textile Sector, in LCCI Lahore, 31st July 2008 by IRP and LCCI

Speakers:  Mr.Shahid Hasan Shiekh, LCCI’s President, Dr. Faheem ul Islam, Assistant Professor, LUMS , Mr. S.M Qutub, Director, Polaris & Shazak, Mr. Akbar Sheikh Director, North Star Textile, Mr. Shahid Mazhar, Acting Chairman, APTMA, Mr. Abid Farooq, Director, Akbar Ali Spinning Mills, Dr.Tanvir Ahmad, Head, Processing Department, NTU, Faisalabad

  • UIP Seminar on Accelerating Innovation through Academia, Industry and Public Sector Partnership in IBA, University of the Punjab, October 8,2006 by IRP and IBA-Lahore

Speakers: Dr. Ijaz Shafi Gilani, Chairman, Gallup –Pakistan, Dr. Javed Ghani, Dean, SDBS, LUMS, Dr.Zafar Iqbal, Head, Management Sciences Department FAST-NU Lahore

  • UIP Seminar on Shariya-Compliance Microfinance in FAST-NU, 29th November, 2007 by IRP and Management Faculty, FAST-NU

Speakers: Dr. Ahmed Kaleem, Associate Professor, Lahore School of Economics, Dr. Amjad Saqib, Executive Director, Akhuwat, Dr. Khalid Zaheer, Dean Social Studies, University of Central Punjab

  • UIP Seminar on Competing in Academic Research (A Global Perspective), in FAST-NU, 26th April 2007 by IRP and Management Faculty, FAST-NU

Speakers: Dr. Umar Saif, Associate Professor, LUMS, Dr. Arif Rana Associate Professor, LUMS, Mr. Mohsin Syed, Director, NIP- Pakistan

  • UIP Seminar on Collaboration in Research (Institutional-Industrial Partnerships) in FC College Lahore, April 12, 2006 by IRP & Statistics Society FC College Lahore

Speakers:  Nadeem Bhatti, Department of Business Education, PU,  Yasin N.Qureshi, Deputy Manager, AcNeilson Pakistan, Dr. Cursow J. Dubash, Vice-Rector FC College Lahore, Mr. Kamran Moosa, CEO, Pakistan Institute of Quality Control, Mr.Mushtq Ahmad CEO, Life Technology (Pvt) Ltd. and Dr. Rafiq Khan, Senior Research , LSE, Lahore

  • UIP Seminar on Effectiveness of Research Curriculum in Business Education, in IER, Punjab University, 27th September 2005 by IRP & Department of Business Education (IER), Punjab University

Speakers: Prof. Nadeem Bhatti, Chairman, Department of Business Education (IER), PU,     Mr. Hasan Farooq, Associate Director, Customized Research, AcNeilson Pakistan, Dr.Zulfiqar Ali Khan, Associate Dean, IQRA University,     Dr.Zafar Iqbal, Head, Management Sciences Department FAST-NU Lahore, Dr. Usman Raja, Assistant Professor, UMT

  • UIP Seminar on Business Research and Our Responsibilities, in UMT Lahore, August 04,2005 by IRP & School of Business and Economics, UMT

Speakers: Dr. Faisal Q. Khokhar, Chairman, Department of Management Sciences, GC University, Dr. Muhammad Hanif, Professor of Statistics, LUMS, Dr. Muhammad Zakaria Zakar, Chairman, Department of Sociology, Punjab University,     Dr. Rashid Kausar, Dean, School of Business and Economics, UMT