Workshop on ‘Technology assessment for organisations’ held
Technology assessment is a key factor in providing countries with strategic advantage for future growth and development. Dr Jameel Ahmad Khan, president Pakistan Academy of Engineering, in his key-note address during a training workshop on the topic of “Technology Assessment for Organisations”, held at a local hotel.
The training programe was conducted by Pakistan Academy of Engineering’s constituent institute-Institute for Technology Assessment and Transfer-with the support of Pakistan Science Foundation. Representatives of organisations belonging to the public sector, academia and business sector attended the training event.
In his welcome address, Sabahat Saeed Khan, who is the Director Strategy of Pakistan Academy Engineering and moderator of the workshop, shared the dimensions of technology assessment with the participants.
Dr Irfan Ahmed of NED University of Engineering & Technology trained the participants on the topic of Technology Evaluation in an interactive session. Dr Mushahid Hussain Hashmi of NED University imparted a comprehensive presentation on technology forecasting.