Recently, in a press conference, Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has invited Nobel laureate Malala and technology leaders Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, and Bill Gates to attend the global Sci-tech conference which is going to held in October.
Malala, Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates Invited To Pakistan
Fawad Chaudhry has announced on Monday, July 15, 2019, that the government is going to inaugurate an international conference based on science and technology in Islamabad on October 17, 2019.
In this Sci-Tech conference first time in the history of Pakistan, the Sci-tech ministry has sent invites to the global leaders of technology.
Fawad Chaudhry said that invites have been sent to the Founder of electric car manufacturing company “Tesla”-Elon Musk, Founder and owner of Facebook-Mark Zuckerberg, Founder of Microsoft-Bill Gates and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai.
Sci-Tech Conference “Think Future”
The name of this upcoming conference is “Think Future”. Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry also explained the importance of the Sci-Tech conference in Pakistan. He said that invitations have been sent to the great minds behind the world of technology.
The conference is going to take place on October 17, which is the birth anniversary of Sir Syed Ahmed Khan, a Muslim reformer, writer and educationist from British India of the 19th century. He also emphasized on the motive behind this conference is to attract the attention of the world towards Pakistan in the field of science and technology.
Moreover, Fawad Chaudhry said that this Sci-tech conference is an opportunity for Pakistani youth to present their ideas and innovative work at a bigger platform.
Before this press conference, Federal Minister for Science and Technology has also said that the month of August will be celebrated as a “Month for Science and Technology” in Pakistan.
Fawad Chaudhry has further elaborated that the international science conference will also be arranged in this year 2019. In this conference, scientists and technology leaders from all the reputable institutes will be invited to participate and share their views related to science and technology.
This is a great step taken by the Federal Minister for Science and Technology Pakistan to explore talent in our country in the field of technology and science. This conference will definitely open a way forward for our young generation to represent Pakistan at the national and international levels.