SCALE UP WITH SBP FINANCING SCHEMES FOR SMES
The company along with the members attended the ‘Scale up with SBP financing schemes for SMEs’. State Bank of Pakistan has launched various financial schemes for Small and Medium Enterprises for which Small and Medium Enterprise Development Authority (SMEDA) in collaboration with National Incubation Center (NIC) and State Bank of Pakistan have arranged an awareness session to educate the upcoming entrepreneurs about how they can benefit from these financing schemes and scale up their startups.
NATIONAL BUILDING INITIATIVE
The company attended the conference on National building initiative ministry of information and telecommunications at Bahria Auditorium Karachi. The session was also attended by M.Talha (Manager of Incubation IBA Karachi) and Dr. Shahid Qureshi (Director of IBA CED).
IMPORTANCE AND NEED OF DIGITAL MARKETING FOR STARTUP
The company participated in a session on ‘Importance and need of digital marketing for start-up’ arranged by IBA-CED. The session was facilitated by Mr. Mujtaba Asad Ali, Mr. Safeer and Ms. Zainab from Digital Eggheads.
SIGNED AN AGREEMENT WITH IBA
Our company signed an agreement with IBA Karachi of 1-year incubation program. It facilitated the company by sporting office space, mentoring, funding, sponsoring, training, professional certification and many more advantages being provided by IBA Karachi, the best business institute of Pakistan.
CIVIL TECH HACKATHON 2018
The company members along with Babar Hussain (CEO of the company) attended Civic Tech Hackathon 2018 to exchange ideas and implement on them. Core leads of Karachi from the code for Pakistan also attended the event. Country head of World Bank, Mr. Patch amuth uIllangovan was also the part of the event. Also had a meeting with Miss Sofia Umar (the Microsoft Official from USA at NIC Karachi) and discussed the start-up of new company and technical matters.
USAID (SMEA) CHALLENGE FUND
USAID from the Americans, small and medium enterprise activity (SMEA) implemented by the Chemonics international, seek grant applications for the implementation of Challenge fund.
AWARD DISTRIBUTION OF ICMA PAKISTAN
Babar Hussain (CEO of the company) attended award distribution by ICMA Pakistan headquarters. Presentation was given to the junior batch by Babar Hussain to motivate them and to provide guidelines of how to work in an industry.
YOUTH PARLIAMENTARY DEBATE COUNCIL
Babar Hussain (CEO of the company) and Tahir Waseem (Managing Director) participated in youth parliamentary debate council at Barrett Hodgson University in association with Youth Parliament under the supervision of ‘Young Leaders Parliamentary Debate’. The 1st & 2nd day of the event was held exclusively at Barrett Hodgson University. The closing ceremony on 3rd day was held at Marriott Hotel Karachi, with the large gathering of valuable guests which included renowned personalities of Pakistan i.e. Ministers, Politicians, Media persons, Educationist, Stake holders, Businessmen etc.
LAUNCH OF KARACHI CITIZEN LAB
Babar Hussain (CEO of the company) along with Tahir Waseem participated in the launch of Karachi citizen lab at National Incubation Center Karachi and brought together innovators, government officials and civic activists to discuss the future of the city. Mr. Ali Zaidi, the minister of maritime affairs shared his plans for cleaning up the port, building a new bridge and creating a vibrant blue economy to help the city prosper.
A CRASH ON GAMIFICATION
Babar Hussain (CEO of the company) attended the training session ‘A crash on Gamification’ held in National Incubation Center Karachi for the social entrepreneurship. The presentation of the company was given in 90 seconds so BKDFLSP won the Google-cup.
12TH LAUNCHPAD PLAN 9
Applied in PITB Plan 9 by The HQ and gave final presentation as a start-up. Also secured 1st position in it. Babar Hussain (CEO of the company) attended the session of 12th Launch pad plan 9.