Dr. Umar Saif Awarded Sitara-e-Imtiaz in Recognition of his Services for the Country


Dr. Umar Saif Awarded Sitara-e-Imtiaz in Recognition of his Services for the Country
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August 15, 2014

Founding vice-chancellor of Information Technology University, Dr. Umar Saif has received the prestigious Sitara-e-Imtiaz for his inexhaustible efforts in the field of education. The new accolade adds to a long list of achievements Dr. Saif has already attained.

  • 2013 ACM CHI Best Paper Award
  • 2011 Google Faculty Research Award
  • 2011 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)? TR35: World Top 35 Young Innovators
  • 2010 Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum
  • 2008 MIT Technovator Award (Grassroot Technologies)
  • 2008 IDG Technology Pioneer Award
  • 2008 IEEE Percom Mark Weiser Award
  • 2006 Microsoft Research (MSR) Digital Inclusion Award
  • 2001 Fellow, Cambridge Commonwealth Trust
  • 1998 National Commonwealth Scholar, University of Cambridge

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