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Seminar on Innovator Seed Fund and Microsoft Imagine Cup 2021 of Qurtuba University Peshawar
  • Post on 2021-12-30
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  • Campus: Qurtuba University of Science & Information Technology, Peshawar

Qurtuba University of Science and Information Technology is continually leading the way to keep up with current technological improvement, prepare for the knowledge economy, and support research and innovation. The ORIC Office and the Department of Computer Science at Qurtuba University held a seminar at Peshawar Campus on December 29, 2021. The seminar's goals were to inform students about HEC’s future events, Innovator Seed Fund and Imagine Cup, and to encourage participation. Mr. Zeeshan, from computer science, spoke about the Innovator Seed Fund and Imagine Cup. He noted that the Higher Education Development in Pakistan (HEDP) initiative was just initiated to assist boost the country's economic engines. He said that the Innovator Seed Fund (ISF) was a HEDP program targeted at engaging entrepreneurs and aspiring company owners. Also, Microsoft's Imagine Cup was introduced, which allows student engineers, developers, and aspiring entrepreneurs from various academic backgrounds to cooperate and create a technological application to improve people's lives. In addition, students were instructed to contact the ORIC Office and appropriate staff members for assistance. The students from the computer science department enjoyed the seminar and found it useful.