Plan9, ICCBS Signed MoU To Explore New Platforms For Entrepreneurs
Plan9, ICCBS Signed MoU to Explore New Platforms for Entrepreneurs. Memorandum of Understanding was signed between Punjab Information Technology Board’s (PITB) Plan9 project and International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi.
The MoU has aimed to explore new platforms for entrepreneurs for partnership of both sides.
One of the representatives of ICCBS said, “Both the institutions would collaborate in the areas of mutual interests, including Internet of Things (IOT) and Information Technology.”
According to him the MoU was signed at LEJ, National Science Information Centre (ICCBS), and University of Karachi.
PITB chose Usama Tauqeer to represent them ad sign the agreement with ICCBS. Director of ICCBS’s Prof. Dr. M. Iqbal Choudhary signed the MoU on behalf of ICCBS. The other present witnesses were Dr. Hina Siddiqui and Syed Azfar Hussain of ICCBS.
Prof. Iqbal Choudhary could even not resist sharing his views about the signed MoU. He said, “This is a good initiative taken by Punjab Information Technology Board to promote business and entrepreneurship among youth and newcomers in business sector.” He further added, “This agreement is linked with the ICCBS Technology Incubator and Industrial Park (TIIP), which is going to be launched soon at the ICCBS, University of Karachi.”
Usama Tauqeer said, “That the Plan-9 network partners’ envision is promoting entrepreneurship in Pakistan by collaborating with institutions and organizations that share the same vision. Plan-9 aims to replicate its model of business incubation that is considered credible globally. It will guide network partners in implementing the model; the Plan-9 will provide partner access to its network of trainers, mentors and investors.”
Hope this partnership goes well between the two.