Pearl Continental, Karachi.
International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies
(ICICT 2005) Karachi Pakistan, was
successfully held on 27th – 28th August 2005 at Hotel Pearl
Continental Karachi. The major sponsors of this conference
were IBA, Microsoft, PTCL, Inbox, Intel, IEEE, ACM, HEC,
British Council and PIA.
This activity aimed to capture the new wealth of research
initiated by scholars inducted by the Higher Education
Commission of Pakistan, and seeks to enhance the interaction
of local and overseas scientists and attempts
tangible focus on problems related to the socio economic
uplift of the nation.
ICICT 2005 was an outstanding success and was inaugrated by President General Pervez
Musharraf. President General Pervez
Musharraf has expressed the confidence that the future of
Information Technology (IT) and telecommunication in Pakistan
is extremely bright.
The President further pointed out that this sector is
currently experiencing a boom.
“I am very confident that the future of IT and
telecommunication in Pakistan is extremely bright”, he
remarked and urged the youngsters to take up this profession.
President General Pervez
also said that he knows that the youths
are venturing into this very field.
He informed the audience that consisted of IT professionals,
experts, chief executives of various firms, faculty and students of IBA Karachi that Pakistan is even going for e-governance in a big way. " We are looking for paperless governance",he said.
For further information see links below :
of the proceedings of the conference
(The complete proceeding is copyright of the IEEE and
available in the IEEE online
database for registered members).