Tag: Seminar

PMI arranges seminar on enterprise resource planning

LAHORE - The Project Management Institute (PMI), US, Lahore chapter organised a seminar, "Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)" at the Holiday Inn Hotel on Thursday. Descon Engineering Chief Information Officer Nauman Majeed gave a presentation on implementation of ERP in various organisations. Senior employees from different companies also attended the seminar.
Majeed briefed the seminar's participants about importance of ERP in today's era. He defined ERP as an integration of

Seminar stresses need for democratic governance

Lahore - Political parties should be democratised and strengthened to establish democratic governance in the country, believed speakers on Thursday at a seminar aiming at the role of political parties in Pakistan. The seminar was organised by Strengthening Participatory Organisation (SPO) and was presided over by Husain Naqi, while Mubarak Ali, a historian, Qayyum Nizami, an intellectual, Iftikhar Ahmed, a journalist, Jamhoori Watan Party General Secretary Rauf Sasoli, former

SAFMA marks SAARC’s silver jubilee with a seminar

LAHORE - The South Asia Free Media Association (SAFMA) held a seminar on Thursday to mark the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation's (SAARC) silver jubilee.
Former foreign minister Khurshid Mahmood Kasuri said that during former president General (r) Pervez Musharraf's government, talks with India were going in the right direction. The Sir Creek issue was about to be resolved but the 2008 general elections changed the entire scenario.
He said those people who

PINA seminar: Assange deserves a Noble Prize

LAHORE: Speakers at PINA's seminar on "Post WikiLeaks Pakistan" held on Sunday recommended the Nobel Prize for Wikileaks owner Julian Assange for courageously unveiling truth about Pakistani and world leaders. The seminar's participants agreed that Islamic countries leaders were exposed after the revelations made by Wikileaks and there was a need to development mutual relations and brotherhood amongst all Islamic countries.
They stressed upon the need for reviewing national

LCCI, PICC host seminar on construction industry

LAHORE: A seminar, jointly organised by Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) and Pakistan Institute of Cost and Contracts (PICC), on the growth of construction industry and contribution of ancillary manufacturing industries was convened.
The seminar was attended by a large number of representatives of various institutions and government departments. The chief guest, University of Lahore Rector Dr Saleem Shuja, thanked participants and expressed his satisfaction of the

HRCP seminar demands focus on civic education

LAHORE: Primary and secondary education of civics must begin at an elementary level to instill in students a sense of good citizenship and primary curriculum and textbooks must instill tolerance, gender equality and human rights, speakers at a seminar on 'Civic Education in Schools' organised by the Human Resource Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) said. The seminar was attended by educationists, curriculum experts and human rights observers.
The speakers noticed the fact that civic

Seminar attempts to address street children’s issues

LAHORE: A seminar held by Sahil discussed the needs and steps that should be taken to the problems of street children. It was also discussed among experts how to solve the problems of the increasing number of street children.
Dr Naeem Zafar from Pahchan organization, stated that providing medical and psychological treatment to the vulnerable children was integral. These children were susceptible to diseases, being out in the open, in unprotected and disease prone areas, and are