Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) under PEC Act and CPD-Byelaws, is earnestly working for the quality of engineering education and regulating the engineering profession in the country. PEC in collaboration with World Technology Universities Network, UK is
holding a conference on the role of engineering and technology research and quality education towards impact and value in society. The global network of technology universities is committed to undertaking cutting-edge and challenge-led research with direct benefit to people and society while providing quality education for the next generation. The member countries are committed to working together to promote a better understanding of the role and the characteristics of technology education.
The leading foreign and local speakers would share their experiences and ideas towards quality engineering and technology education while Vice Chancellors from leading engineering universities would also participate. The conference would cover the following topics;
- International Perspectives of Accreditation of Engineering and Technology Programs – Engr Prof Dr. Fazal Ahmad Khalid (S.I.)
- Role of Engineering and Technology Universities in Research and Quality Education: Creating Impact and Value in Society – Professor Brain Cantor, Vice Chancellor Bradford University, UK
The outcome of the conference would be a better understanding of research and technology education and also enabling collaboration among world technology universities.
The conference will be held on 26th February 2019 at PEC Headquarters Islamabad (1000 to 1300 hours) whereas the Video-Link facility would be extended through designated universities and PEC Regional Offices (Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, and Quetta).
Pakistan Engineering Council
Ataturk Avenue, Sector G-5/2, Islamabad
Phone: 051-2876702, Email: email@example.com
09:30 – 10:00 Arrival of Guest
10:00 – 10:05 National Anthem
10:05 – 10:10 Recitation from the Holy Quran
10:10 – 10:25 Welcome remarks by Chairman PEC Engr Jawed Salim Qureshi
10:25 – 11:00 Presentation by Engr Prof Dr. Fazal Ahmad Khalid (S.I) on International Perspectives of Accreditation of Engineering and Technology Programs
11:00 – 11:30 Tea Break/ Networking
11:30 – 12:30 Keynote address by Professor Brian Cantor, Vice Chancellor Bradford University, UK on Role of Engineering and Technology Universities in Research and Quality Education: Creating Impact and Value in Society
12:30 – 12:50 Q&A Session
12:50 – 13:00 Presentation of Souvenirs
13:00 -14:00 Lunch