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Office of Research,
Innovation and
Commercialization

LIST OF Activities done by ORIC


Date Activity
08/09/2020

TECHNOLOGY CHALLENGES IN PAKISTAN

research grant
                                                
Eng.Umair Arif ( Assistant professor bahria university)
28/07/2020

WORLD HEPATITIS DAY AWARENESS SESSION

online session
                                                
Dr. Ijaz Ali ( Associate professor Virology COMSATS Islamabad)  Dr. Adul Rauf Janjua ( Assistant professor University of Azad Jammu & Kashmir Muzaffarabad, Pakistan)  Dr. Muhammad Adnan Qurban ( Vice president Pakistan tehreek e Shaoor Chairman advisory coincil GYA CEP D.MAQS MOSTELS)   https://onlinelearn.net/events/hepatitis/
21/07/2020

ROLE OF INCUBATION IN CREATING ENTREPRENEURIAL EMPLOYMENT OPPERTUNITIES

online session
                                                
Syed Azfar Hussain ( program manager national incubation center Karachi) Dr. Farrah Arif ( founder CEO EDtechwork board of governers national information technology board (NITB) Pakistan  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81567397467
09/07/2020

PROFESSIONAL ETHICS IN ACADEMIC ENVIRONMENT

online session
                                                
Ms. Amna Saleem khan ( Ms clinical psychologist working in, The little angels as a psychologist working in London psychology center as a visiting psychologist)   https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83350994133
07/07/2020

FREELANCING ECONOMY OF PAKISTAN AND FUTURE STRATEGIES

online session
                                                
Mr. shiekh Saif ( Visual designer freelance trainer PITBs Erozgar Program Pakistan) Mr. Hassan Syed ( Founder CEO Ideagist Global)   https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86356441094
01/07/2020

OPEN SCIENCE TOOL TO ADDRESS COVID-19 CHALLENGES : GLOBAL EXAMPLES

online session
                                                
Annina lattu ( doctoral researcher faculty of management and business higher education group Tempere University, Finland  Mr. Rehmat Ullah ( Director ORIC University of sialkot, Executive director institute of research promotion IRP) https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87449274975
30/06/2020

COVID-19 AND TREATMENT BY NATURAL PRODUCTS: TESTING, STANDARDIZATION AND REGULATORY CHALLENGES

online session
                                                
Dr. Madiha Ahmed ( Assistant professor, Shifa tameer e millat university Islamabad) Prof. Dr. Khalil ur Rehman ( Professor Biochemistry, University of Agriculture Faisalabad)  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85413225005
25/06/2020

LIFE IN A COVID-19: A GUIDE FOR PARENTS OF SCHOOL GOING CHILDREN HTTPS://US02WEB.ZOOM.US/J/86281972273

online session
                                                
Muhammad Jawad Ali ( Clinical psychologist, London Psychology centre)
24/06/2020

ROLE OF DIAGNOSTIC LABS TO ADDRESS CHALLENGES OF COVID-19 ISSUES AND PROSPECTS

online session
                                                
Mr. Shahid Hussain ( Chief Exucutive , Quality control services, Islamabad
Mr. Khurram Munaf ( Technical Consultant, Islamabad
23/06/2020

ROLE OF MEDIA FOR ADDRESSING COVID-19 CHALLENGES HTTPS://US02WEB.ZOOM.US/J/86281972273

online session
                                                
Waheed Shiekh ( Former Directror Programe, Radio Pakistan)
Dr. M. Ali Hamza ( Broadcast journalist, columnist, UVAS Business School)
27/05/2020

COVID-19 DISINFECTION STRATEGEGIES AND TECHNOLOGIES

online session
                                                
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15/05/2020

MANAGING COVID-19 EFFECTS THROUGH FAMILY BONDING

online session
                                                
Hira Asim(Clinical Psychologist incharge Adolescent Health Clinic
14/05/2020

POLICY ISSUES AND OPTIONS FOR DOCTORS COMMUNITY IN CURRENT SITUATION

online session
                                                
1. Dr. Mujahid Gilliani 2. Dr. Taha Pasha (PIMS, Islamabad
13/05/2020

COVID-19 AND SEVICES SECTOR OF PAKISTAN CHALLEGES, PROSPECTS AND WAY FARWARD

online session
                                                
1.Dr.Farrah Arif( founder &CEO EDTechearx exective in residece , LUMS ,  ,2. Dr. Mir Dost 3. Mian Zahid Hussain(formar minister LT Sinhd
08/05/2020

MINDFULNESS AND MENTAL HEALTH

online session
                                                
Mahshameen Munawar (Clinical Psychologist/ Lecturer University of Sialkot
07/05/2020

CLINICAL MANAGEMENT OF COVID-19

online session
                                                
Prof. Dr. Aziz Ahmad FRCP(Dean Faculty of Medicine Swat Medical College
05/05/2020

COVID-19 IMPACT ON ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT IN PAKISTAN

online session
                                                
.1Mr.Khalil Raza (Scientific officer Economic Cooperation organization Science Foundation  2. Mr. Kamil Qadoos(Energy and Environment Policy Expert University of Delawar
30/04/2020

HOW TO CONTROL INFECTIOUS DISEASE SPREAD +OTHER DISCUSSION

online session
                                                
Yasir Ammar
28/04/2020

SCIENCE COMMUNICATION FOR PREVENTION AND MANGEMENT OF CRISIS LIKE COVID-19

online session
                                                
Dr. Muhammad Ali Hamza UVAS, Lahore
24/04/2020

PAKISTAN EXPORT IN COVID-19 ERA ESPECIALLY TO CHINA :POLICY IMPLICATIONS

online session
                                                
Dr. Faisal Sultan Qadri
23/04/2020

MENTAL AND NUTRITION WELL BEING IN THE PANDEMIC LIKE CORONA

online session
                                                
Ms.Anna Shareef Psychologist/ Lecturer University of Sialkot
22/04/2020

ADDRESSING COVID-19 IMPACTS ON AGRICULTURE FROM FARM TO FORK

online session
                                                
1.Shamsul Islam Khan(Advisor on Export & Economic zones
21/04/2020

ACADEMIA-COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT POST COVID-19 SCENARIO

online session
                                                
Tariq Zaman, PhD (Associate Professor School of Computing and Creative Media University College of Technology Sarawak(UCTS)Malaysia
15/04/2020

POST COVID REGIONAL INVESTMENT AND BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT CRISIS VS OPPORTUNITY

online session
                                                
1.Mr. Hassan Daud Butt 2. Mr.Shamsul Islam Khan
30/03/2020

THE FUTURE RESPONSE TO COVID-19

online session
                                                
Prof M.Subhan Qureshi
30/03/2020

POLICIES FOR RECOVERY OF CORONA-HIT ECONOMY OF PAKIATAN

online session
                                                
Dr.Faisal
15/01/2020

FREELANCING BOOT-CAMP PRESENTATION ON ORIC CAREER SUPPORT FOR STUDENTS

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•	office of Research Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) - USKT and e-Rozgaar Program by PITB (Punjab Information Technology Board - Government of Pakistan) jointly organized Freelancing Boot-Camp with the collaboration of NIDA (National Institute of Design and Analysis) - TUSDEC, Government of Pakistan. 
•	Mr. Sheikh Saif Ur Rehman, Creative Design Trainer and Mr. Ibrahim Ikram, Lab Manager e-Rozgaar Sialkot Center conducted the Freelancing session. 
•	Faculty Members and Students participated in this session. Mr. Sheikh Saif Ur Rehman briefly introduced Freelancing, its websites and pros & cons of Freelancing. Mr. Ibrahim Ikram explained the application procedure for e-Rozgaar program. 
•	 Presentation on ORIC Career Support for Students. 
•	Organizing team of ORIC and NIDA.
07/01/2020

NRPU MEETING WITH PIS (PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATORS). USKT PIS (PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATORS)

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•	Planned projects to solve national problems regardless of funding through these planned ideas in collaboration with ORIC USKT. Each project will lead to a technology transfer or faculty startup.
24/12/2019

SIALKOT ENTREPRENEURSHIP CONFERENC

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•	This conference is conducted under a country wide movement initiated by Grow Pakistan to bridge the gap between Academia and Industry.
•	 ORIC – USKT and Grow Pakistan conducted the SEC (Sialkot Entrepreneurship Conference) with various keynote talks, startup pitching, industrial and project exhibition along with panel talks discussing SDGs, Entrepreneurship, Technology Women Empowerment, Face of Pakistan and Academia – Industrial Linkage panel discussion at University of Sialkot. Waqas Khan Pitafi-CEO Devbatch Technologies, Mudasir Saleem Malik –CEO AppaGeni Technologies, Farhat Bashir – CEO Seerab Maps Technologies, Arooj Saqib - CEO Training Institute for Mentors Excellence, Salma Noureen - Freelancer, Dr Sadaf Usman- Dermatologist, Rabia Armaghan Khan- CEO E-Educators, Farah Hashmi -Marketing Director KEUNE International, Sohaib Saleem- ORIC Manager GCWU, Sialkot, Sameer Ahmed Sidique - CEO StepIin Cyber and Malik Ashraf - President Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry along with Director ORIC Mr. Rahmat Ullah grace the event of Sialkot Entrepreneurship Conference with their presence and productive contribution
03/12/2019

1- DAY WORKSHOP ON MENDELEY REFERENCING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM.

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08/11/2019

PEACE IN SOUTH ASIA

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•	University of Sialkot has arranged a seminar on the topic of “Peace in South Asia - The Role of Academia and Civil Society" to bring prosperity for people with the collaboration of ORIC department.
•	 The speaker was Prof. Dr. Patrick McNamara, University of Nebraska, USA. 
•	 president (Sialkot chamber of Commerce and Industry) Mr. Jaleel Aslam, Register, Deans, Directors, HoDs, Faculty members, students, honorable guests from Foundation University, UMT, GCWU and industrialists grace the event. Welcome speech given by Prof. Dr. Aslam Dar (Dean of Allied Health sciences). 
•	Prof. Dr. Patrick discussed about peace in Asia. He discussed how Multi-Track Diplomacy framework for peace building. He said Business, education, Science and Entrepreneurial Universities can bring peace in South Asia.
03/11/2019

AGENDA: TO INSPIRE FACULTY FOR RESEARCH PUBLICATION AND AUTHORSHIP

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•	Item 01 – Cash Awards 
•	(y) category  - Rs. 10000 
•	(X) category - Rs. 15000
•	Publishing Fee if any 
•	Item 02
•	 Scopus                                          Rs. 10000
•	ISI Index (Clarivate Analytics) -  Rs. 15000
•	JCR/SJR -                                         Rs. 20000
Item 03 Non- Cash Awards 
Item 04: Conference Incentives:  
Item 05:  Publication Awards Policy
22/10/2019

FUNDED PROJECTS & GRANTS TO SUPPORT RESEARCHERS

oric discussion
                                                
ORIC Advisor Board to discuss how to motivate and                                       
incentivize PIs for maximum grant writing and projects winning.
22/10/2019

CASE STUDY WRITING IN MANAGEMENT RESEARCH

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?	Resource person faculty , students
?	Case study 
?	Motivate  
?	Establish case study for researchers
21/10/2019

PLANNING POLICY BENEFITS/INCENTIVES BY ORIC TEAM TASK

? Grants, Training , workshops
                                                
?	Dr. Zeeshan Anwar discussed the idea about workshop plan will conduct on November (Mendeley )
?	Decided to conduct  workshops in a yearly bases
01/10/2019

MOBILITY GRANT PROGRAMME

ORIC project proposing
                                                
ORIC proposes a project to be led by Dr. Hassan and supported by other partners and stakeholders to increase awareness about use of antibiotics in Sialkot. 

•	The project will include: 
o	Press conferences on the subject 
o	Video for promotion 
o	Awareness seminars in various organizations and institutions 
o	Writing columns in Urdu 
o	Other media campaigns like cable, TV etc etc
17/09/2019

MEETING OF ORIC ESTABLISHMENT

oric input and output measures
                                                
ORIC  Input Measures 
•	Faculty Inspiration (Services provided by ORIC for faculty)
•	Outside connectively and mobility services 
•	Faculty capacity building for applied research 
 ORIC  Output Measures
•	Grant/contract  Researches – submitted and won 
•	Patents and publications – submitted and granted 
•	Revenue Generation from grants, services and tech sales 
•	Entrepreneurship, technology transfer and institutional collaboration
17/09/2019

MEETING OF ADVISORY BOARD OF ORIC USKT

Proposed Advisory Committee ORIC, USKT
                                                
•	The board did faculty mapping, planned R& D strengths and linked it with SDGs.
•	The board agreed that USKT will focus to contribute in SDG 09, 13 and 4. 
•	The board advised ORIC, USKT to develop linkages with the local industry and focus on the technology commercialization.
17/07/2019

MEETING OF APPLIED RESAECHERS

Researchers proposal Discussion
                                                
•	Ms. Anna Sharif and Ms. Ayesha Shakeel float the idea of "Control of Aggression in the boys in adolescence
•	Dr. Hassan Waseem Public awareness about Antibiotic Resistance
•	Dr. Pervez Anwer and Mr. Humayun shared the ideas fruit preservation
•	Dr. Azeem shared two ideas about IT. He wants to work on the Osteo Arthritis and want to make an APP for the easy detection of the disease.
•	Secondly, he discussed about the easy transfer of the cash in Pakistan, which will be safer.
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