The Entrepreneurship Department at the Institute of Business Management (IoBM) organized an “Entrepreneurship Expo 2019” at the basement of the Shahjehan S. Karim (SSK) Center of Excellence on Monday, April 15, 2019. It was well-attended by students and faculty. The Entrepreneurship Expo 2019 was inaugurated by Mr. Talib Karim, President IoBM, who was accompanied by Mr. Feroze Khan, VP, International Development, Stratford University, USA. Present on this occasion were IoBM’s Mr. Prof. Dr. Amanat Ali Jalbani, Dean CBM, Advisor to President, HoD, Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) and Office of Graduate Studies (OGS); Dr. Asima Faisal, HoD, Health and Hospital Management Department; Mr. Riaz Akbar Contractor, Proctor and Manager, Sports and Student Affairs and Mr. Nabhan S. Karim, Lecturer and Assistant Manager, Media Studies.
This Expo enabled IoBM students of Spring Semester 2019 studying the course of Entrepreneurship and those enrolled in BS Entrepreneurship Program to showcase their practical and revenue-generating start-up business ideas. Mr. Talib Karim visited each stall and discussed with students the potential and prospects of their proposed entrepreneurial plans.
Invited to this Entrepreneurship Expo 2019 were Ms. Humaira Anwar, Co-Founder, Girl Digital Leader; Syed Ali Taimoor, Managing Partner, Aimdial Management Consultants; Mr. Usama Ahmed. Co-Founder, MasterClass Pakistan; Ms. Irum Fawad, President, Womenpreneur Pakistan and Mr. Ahmed Rauf Essa, IoBM alumnus and Co-Founder, Telemart.
Dr. Omar Javaid, Assistant Professor and Coordinator, Entrepreneurship Department, IoBM, played an instrumental role in planning and executing this event along with the support of IoBM’s faculty of the Entrepreneurship Department including Mr. Sardar Muhammad Nawaz, Mr. Noman Mehmood, Ms. Samiya Hameed, Mr. Rehan Muzammil Butt and Syed Abdul Basit.