5TH ROUNDTABLE I T CONFERENCE TO FOCUS ECONOMIC ZONES TOMORROW
The 5thRound Table Conferencesa bi-annual event on Information Technology is set to open under the auspices of Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB)’s project TechHub Connect on Monday January 8, 2018 at Arfa Software Technology Park, Lahore from 3 pm to 5 pm under the chairmanship of Dr. Umar Saif founding Vice Chancellor of Information Technology University (ITU) the Punjab, Chairman PITB and Advisor to the CM.
The activity provides a platform to the leaders from Government, Industry and Academia for a discourse on the issues pertinent to the IT industry of the countryand to bring together the entire IT fraternity under one roof. This exercise is helpful in defining the roadmap for the progress of the IT industry along with that of the Punjab and Pakistan.
The 5th RTC will focuson devising Special Economic Zones for the IT Industry of Pakistan. PITB and Pakistan Software Houses Association (P@SHA) shall work with Punjab Board of Investment & Trade (PBIT) for the materialization of the agenda. Another agenda item is discussion on the issues pertinent to the cyber security. PITB shall be announcing major steps that can be taken in the coming year to deal with the threats to cyberspace.