Federal Secretary IT and Telecom Mr. Shoaib Ahmed Siddique was the chief guest of the ceremony. Rector of Virtual University, Mr. Naeem Tariq also attended the session along with eminent scholars from around the globe.
Prof. Dr. Marcos De Donato from Mexico discussed Genetic and Genomic improvement for sustainable animal production, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Ali (TI) Vice Chancellor Quaid e Azam University, Islamabad discussed “Ecological Sustainability And Current Challenges”, Dr. Rushdi Sabah Abdulqader, Assistant Professor Kirkuk University shed light on “Plants And Environmental Challenges” Prof. Dr. Amtul Bari Tabinda, Professor, Government College University, Lahore discussed the “Impact of COVID-19 Lockdown on Ambient Air Quality of Islamabad and Lahore Cities”. Prof. Dr. Syed Muhammad Saqlan Naqvi (TI) Vice Chancellor Bacha Khan University discussed “Health and Medicines in Genome and Post-Pandemic Era”. Prof. Dr. Masroor Ellahi Babar (TI) Vice Chancellor University of Agriculture, D.I. Khan, KPK discussed “Impact Of COVID-19 On Research and Academic Activities”.
Apart from all these renowned scholars, other Presenters discussed the important issues related to the core topic. Prof. Dr. Malik Muhammad Arif Rafiq, Dean Faculty of Science and Technology, Virtual University of Pakistan summarized the session and gave his vote of thanks to all the participants.
Mr. Naeem Tariq while addressing to the audience said, we need more initiatives like this conference to evaluate the needs of our system and for the sustainability of post COVID-19 situation.
Federal Secretary IT and Telecom Mr. Shoaib Ahmed Siddique congratulated Virtual University for addressing such an important issue by organizing this conference. He said we need more of these solution-oriented conferences to stimulate our ecosystem.