The Mobile Monday event was held on 5th November 2012 at CIIT Islamabad campus as per schedule. Around 100 participants including students, faculty and representatives from ZONG & HUAWEI also attended the event. The chief guest of this month’s event was worthy Rector, Dr. S.M. Junaid Zaidi. Dr. Shahid A Khan, Dr. Shahzad Malik, Dr. Raja Ali Riaz and Muhammad Raza Ahmad Khan, Senior Manager of ORIC were also present at the event.
The main objective of this month’s event was to present a platform for the IDEAS event winners to share their ideas with the faculty, student and industry representatives. The IDEAS event was organized by ORIC in January 2012. Second part of the event was prize distribution for the winning participants of IDEAS society.
The event started with the presentations from IDEAS winners which included ‘An Intelligent Fire Escape and Detection System’ by Dr. Majid Iqbal Khan, ‘Online Mandi’ by Mr. Ali Shahid and ‘Solar Energy Solutions’ by Ms. Iqra Nazir. A team of COMSATS recently won 3rd prize in INVENT 2012 organized by IBA Karachi. Their representative Mr. Danish Shinwari presented his project idea of “Skill Quest” A platform for providing on hand experience to graduating students.
IDEAS society is being managed by Mr. Ahsan Malik of Electrical engineering department. He gave a Video presentation about the different activities they organized during the student’s week.
After the event’s presentations, prize distribution for the winners of IDEAS event and the participants of IDEAS society was held. Worthy Rector, Dr. S.M. Junaid Zaidi presented the cheques to IDEAS event winners and certificates & shields to the winners of IDEAS society. He appreciated the efforts of all the participants and encouraged the audience to take part in these activities, especially in the next year’s IDEAS event.
The event was concluded by the vote of thanks from Dr. Mahmood Ashraf. He expressed his gratitude for worthy Rector, Dr. Shahid A Khan, Dr. Shahzad Malik, Dr. Raja Ali Riaz, Muhammad Raza Ahmad Khan and other respectable guests including representatives from ZONG and HUAWEI for the participation in the event.