The Institute of Professional Development (IPD), International Islamic University Islamabad in collaboration with RoboTami, Dubai organised a Nationwide Robotics Seminar- at Faisal Masjid, where it was announced that a Korean based company would provide two complementary robotics labs.
IIUI and RoboTami have also agreed to include robotics in IIUI schools’ curriculum, while working robotics models were displayed in the seminar.
During the seminar more than 200 teachers were trained for use of robotics in comprehensive education in IIUI Schools. International speakers from South Korea, UAE, New Zealand, Philippines participated in the daylong event. 500 delegates from throughout Pakistan participated in the seminar while, faculty members from Faculty of Engineering and Technology (FET) and Faculty of Basic and Applied Sciences (FBAS) and Students also attended the seminar.
Prof.Muhammad Bashir Khan, Acting President, IIUI lauded the efforts of Institute of Professional Development, IPD, IIUI and thanked the RoboTami management for bringing this concept to IIUI in Pakistan.
Published in The Express Tribune, November 26th, 2017.