LAHORE: Pakistan Information Technology Board (PITB)’s entrepreneurship wing is holding a two-day international IT Conference from Saturday (today). The event will showcase work of 400 commercially successful and viable startups, 40-50 successful foreign corporate and media persons, including 3,000 IT companies. The event will bring technology to the average Pakistani and inspire them to join the debate for the future. Intersection of history, culture and media with technology would be focused while the role of technology in journalism would also be discussed to assess the impact of news on web and its monetisation. The event is structured around the use of technology in all aspects of life and is supposed to be a technology and culture festival to give Pakistanis an opportunity to celebrate and to initiate important discussion on the use of technology.
Published in The Express Tribune, November 11th, 2017.