Introduction

Universities are the fountains of knowledge and wisdom where young generations are enlightened for brightening the future. Sharing and dissemination of created knowledge in the universities is only possible through brain storming Session, Debates, Seminars, Workshops, Symposia, Conferences, Capacity Building / Capacity Sharing events and Exchange Programs. The ORIC provides a platform to scientists, researchers, intellectuals and other stakeholders to discuss and materialize their brain babies / innovative ideas or demonstrate technologies for the constructive feedback. Following summary will depict the series of events and activities organized and coordinated by ORIC Team during the financial year 201-18. These events have opened new avenues for networking, coordination, intellectual connectivity, exchange of scientific information / data and refinement of research system at large.

Seminar/Workshop organized in 2017-2018

Sr.No.

Title of Seminar/Workshop

Date

Venue Organizer
1 How can we ensure fool proof security in the modern world (Training program for security staff) 24-07-2017 to 31-07-2017 DLC II Lab. ORIC
2 One day seminar on cell culture and protein biology innovations (Collaborator M/S worldwide scientific) 02-08-2017 Old Senate Hall ORIC
3 Research Productivity Award, and encouraging initiative of PCST 07-08-2017 Exhibition Centre UAF ORIC
4 International Workshop Beans with benefits potential and limitations for mungbean production 08-08-2017 Exhibition Centre UAF ORIC
5 How can we ensure fool proof security in the modern world (Training program for security staff) 19-09-2017 to 27-09-2017 STC Hall ORIC
6 An interactive session with MERADD for indigenously developed lab equipments 31-10-2017 DLC II Lab. ORIC
7 Awareness seminar on safe use of pesticide in the agricultural field. 08-09-2017 New Senate Hall ORIC
8 How can we save our environment" seminar on the eve of celebration of World Space Week (WSW) 04-10-2017 Iqbal Auditorium ORIC/SUPARCO
9 How women can flourish through entrepreneurship  Women X program by World Bank 07-10-2017 ORIC Conference Room ORIC/World Bank
10 Seminar on Intellectual property 06-11-2017 New Senate Hall ORIC
11 National seminar on "Challenges for research commercialization and way forward" (DICE 2017) 07-11-2017 New Senate Hall ORIC
12 Bio fertilizers: pros and cons of entrepreneurship in Pakistan 8/11/2017 New Senate Hall ORIC
13 Seminar on Taxation of startups and consultancy service in Pakistan 23-11-2017 New Senate Hall ORIC
14 English language teaching training (English for academic purposes) 12-12-2017 to 14-12-2017 DLC II Lab. ORIC/HEC
15 First Entereprenrual Festival (EFF) Faisalabad  (Panel discussion on what are issues and options for entrepreurer in Pakistan) 19-01-2018 Expo Centre UAF ORIC
16 One day seminar on value added food products issues and opportunities for entrepreneur 19-01-2018 New Senate Hall ORIC/NIFSAT
17 An awareness seminar on Mobile apps and web development in collaboration with the salami Welfare International Trust (SWIT) 26-01-2018 Iqbal Auditorium ORIC/SWIT
18 An interactive session for principal investigators (Pies) and UAF management 13-02-2018 New Senate Hall ORIC
19 How women can flourish through entrepreneurship  Women X program by World Bank 16-02-2018 ORIC Conference Room ORIC/World Bank
20 Training on "Project Management Cycle: M&E tools" under the project capacity building of Agriculture Scientists by Govt. Baluchistan 26-02-2018 to 07-03-2018 ORIC Conference Room ORIC/Govt. Baluchistan
21 Training on "Environment implication of overuse of pesticides" under the project capacity building of Agriculture Scientists by Govt. Baluchistan 12-03-2018 to 14-03-2018 ORIC Conference Room ORIC/Govt. Baluchistan
22 Training on "Off season tunnel farming" under the project capacity building of Agriculture Scientists by Govt. Baluchistan 19-03-2018 to 22-03-2018 ORIC Conference Room ORIC/Govt. Baluchistan
23 The citizens foundation "RAHBAR can transform vision into Reality 15-03-2018 New Senate Hall ORIC/Department of Parasitology
24 Training on "Tissue Culture" under the project capacity building of Agriculture Scientists by Govt. Baluchistan 26-03-2018 to 04-04-2018 ORIC Conference Room ORIC/Govt. Baluchistan
25 Training on "Water Harvesting" for Agri. Scientist from Baluchistan under the project capacity building of Agriculture Scientists by Govt. Baluchistan 09-04-2018 to 18-04-2018 ORIC Conference Room ORIC/Govt. Baluchistan
26 Training on "Laser land leveling techniques" under the project capacity building of Agriculture Scientists by Govt. Baluchistan 23-04-2018 to 26-04-2018 ORIC Conference Room ORIC/Govt. Baluchistan
27 Seminar Hum Tax Kyoun Dein 10-04-2018 New Senate Hall ORIC/PRA
28 Capacity building of Young scientists on Communicating science to society 10-05-2018 New Senate Hall ORIC
29 Potential of green water use to fight water scarcity for future food security (Dr. Tahir Rasheed, Canada) 17-05-2018 New Senate Hall ORIC/IS&ES
30 Public lecture on "Environmental factors responsible for cotton crop failure during 2015-16 growing season" (Dr. Tahir Rasheed, Canada) 18-05-2018 IS&ES Conference Room ORIC/IS&ES
31 Business canvas model development workshop  (In collaboration with FCCI) 29-05-2018 ORIC Conference Room ORIC
32 Public lecture on "Integrated bio-remediation of fossil fuel contaminated soils" (Dr. Tahir Rasheed, Canada) 01-06-2018 IS&ES Conference Room ORIC/IS&ES
33 Public lecture on "Production of selicornia by produced water" (Dr. Tahir Rasheed, Canada) 04-06-2018 IS&ES Conference Room ORIC/IS&ES
34 Seminar on Sustainable Rural Enterprises (SIOP) 21-06-2018 DLC II Lab. ORIC/IA&RE