2nd MDSRC – 2016
University of Wah organized the 2nd National Multi-Disciplinary Student Research Conference (MDSRC-2016), from 20-21 December, 2016. The Conference was organized by UW Office of Research Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC), in collaboration with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan, Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) and Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC). The conference provided a forum to the young researchers from all over the country to present and share their research work. Prof Dr. Akhtar Nawaz Malik, Prof Dr. Muhammad Almas Anjum, Prof Dr. Imran Naseem, Prof Dr. Nabi Bakhsh Jumani and Dr. Najam ul Hassan were amongst the keynote speakers. A large number of researchers from across the country presented their research works in multiple sessions. Among the audience, an overwhelming participation of academia, industry and research organizations was witnessed.
In the inaugural session of the conference, Professor Dr. Khaliq Ur Rehman Shad SI(M), Vice Chancellor University of Wah, was the chief guest. He appreciated the efforts made by ORIC in arranging the conference. He also acknowledged the patronage and support from Pakistan Ordnance Factories, Higher Education Commission., Pakistan Science Foundation and Pakistan Engineering Council for making the Conference a success and hoped that such joint undertakings will continue unabated at a higher frequency in future as well.
In the closing ceremony the conference chair Professor Dr. Aftab Sadiq SI(M), Principal WEC, was the chief guest. He congratulated the ORIC team for conducted a successful event. He elaborated in his closing remarks the interest under graduates took in this conference. At the end of the ceremony the chief guest presented certificates to the organizing team members.