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Islamabad is the knowledge capital of Pakistan as well with more universities per capita than the rest of the country. It is home to the federal government, telecommunication sector, defense research institutions and software giants due to which the city has more PhDs than the entire country. With abundance of young talent and a budding technology ecosystem, Islamabad has a unique culture of technology entrepreneurship.

Upcoming Event

July 26, 2019

Sadia Bashir (Founder @ PixelArt Game Academy)

SG Fireside Chat

Sadia is the Founder of PixelArt Games Academy, Pakistan’s first video game development training academy. She has a Masters in Computer Science from COMSATS & 8+ years of professional experience. She has been a speaker at Game Developer’s Conference (GDC) & GameLab in USA. She organized the Games Emerge Conference in Pakistan and has been listed in Forbes 30 Under 30 Enterprise Technology in Asia.

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Past Events

Sadia Khurram (Chief Customer Experience Officer @ Jazz)

Sadia Khurram (Chief Customer Experience Officer @ Jazz)

Haseeb Awan (Serial Entrepreneur, YC Alumni)

Haseeb Awan (Serial Entrepreneur, YC Alumni)

Zeeshan Khadim (Head of Corporate / IT Information Security @ Airbnb HQ)

Zeeshan Khadim (Head of Corporate / IT Information Security @ Airbnb HQ)

Building the Pakistani Brand: Technology, Tourism and Trade

Building the Pakistani Brand: Technology, Tourism and Trade

Lashley A. Pulsipher (CMO - Hashoo Group)

Lashley A. Pulsipher (CMO - Hashoo Group)

Meghan Mercier (U.S. Embassy – Islamabad)

Meghan Mercier (U.S. Embassy – Islamabad)

Winter Party 2018

Winter Party 2018

Why Pakistan? with Eva zu Beck (@evazubeck)

Why Pakistan? with Eva zu Beck (@evazubeck)

Startup Grind with Zouhair Khaliq (Teamup)

Startup Grind with Zouhair Khaliq (Teamup)

Investing in the Future of Pakistan w/ Nadeem Hussain (Planet N Group)

Investing in the Future of Pakistan w/ Nadeem Hussain (Planet N Group)

Blockchain 101: The Workshop

Blockchain 101: The Workshop

Syed Ahmad (CEO/Founder, DPL)

Syed Ahmad (CEO/Founder, DPL)

Building Scalable Internet Startups for the Global Market from Pakistan with Nash (CEO - Integry)

Building Scalable Internet Startups for the Global Market from Pakistan with Nash (CEO - Integry)

Startup Grind with Muddassar Ahmed (Unitas Communications) & Kamran Bokhari (Geopolitical Futures)

Startup Grind with Muddassar Ahmed (Unitas Communications) & Kamran Bokhari (Geopolitical Futures)

Startup Grind with Ali Mukhtar (Fatima Ventures)

Startup Grind with Ali Mukhtar (Fatima Ventures)

Faizan Aslam (BookMe)

Faizan Aslam (BookMe)

Startup Hiking at Margalla Hills

Startup Hiking at Margalla Hills

Mark Turrell (Vork & Orcasci)

Mark Turrell (Vork & Orcasci)

Murtaza Zaidi (Entrepreneur & Ecosystem Builder)

Murtaza Zaidi (Entrepreneur & Ecosystem Builder)

Women Techpreneurs - Charting New Frontiers

Women Techpreneurs - Charting New Frontiers

Rabeel Warraich (Sarmayacar)

Rabeel Warraich (Sarmayacar)

Kamran Rizvi (School of Leadership)

Kamran Rizvi (School of Leadership)

Wahaj Siraj (Nayatel (Pvt.) Limited)

Wahaj Siraj (Nayatel (Pvt.) Limited)

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Arzish Azam

Arzish Azam

Startup Grind

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Hamza Tahir

Hamza Tahir

Startup Grind

Community Lead
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