18 May 2022

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Future of Work – BU & Industry Connect

Bahria University’s Marketing department organized a seminar on “Future of Work – BU & Industry Connect” hosted by BU Islamabad Campus. This seminar was an initiative to bridge linkages with the industry to learn and discuss future trends and requirements of the job market. It was the first-ever event of its kind in the history of BU where Top Industry leaders interacted with faculty and students on Future of work through keynotes and dialogues on the following two themes
1. Demand-Driven Education for a Diverse Workforce
2. Preparing The Centennial Generation: The Future Of Work
Our distinguished speakers and panellists:
1. Mr. Patchamuthu Illangovan:
COUNTRY DIRECTOR SOUTH ASIA REGION, THE WORLD BANK
2. Ms. Puresh Chaudhry:
MEMBER NETWORK OF GLOBAL FUTURE COUNCILS, WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM
3. Mr. Aamir Ibrahim:
CEO JAZZ
4. Mr. Hassan Daud:
CEO, KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA BOARD OF INVESTMENT AND TRADE
5. Ms. Fatima Asad-Said:
MANAGING DIRECTOR, CORPORATE GOVERNANCE and PEOPLE SOLUTIONS, ABACUS.
6. Mr. Syed Mazhar Hussain:
CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCE OFFICER, PTCL
7. Mr. Sajjeed Aslam:
COUNTRY HEAD ACCA PAKISTAN
8. Mr. Ghazanfar Ali:
GENERAL MANAGER, IBM PAKISTAN AND AFGHANISTAN
9. Mr. Mohammad Mudassar Aqil:
PRESIDENT AND CEO, TELENOR MICROFINANCE BANK
10. Mr. Saquib Ahmed:
COUNTRY DIRECTOR, SAP Pakistan
Participants from various segments including corporate, diplomats and academia declared it as the beginning of a new journey to build on long-lasting BU industry relationship, focusing on a common goal of developing our generation for the challenges of FUTURE OF WORK.