IEEE PES Chapter Karachi organized a technical Seminar which is the third activity of the year 2023.
The title of the Seminar was “Building a Robust Engineering Career ”
Chairman IEEE PES Mr. Ishtiaq ul Haq welcome the participants and shared that IEEE PES is regularly conducting its activities intending to disseminate technical, relevant, and advanced knowledge on products and matters concerned with the engineering community.
Chairman IEEE PES than introduced presenter of the session Engr. Asim Rashid. Engr Asim Rasheed carries more than 30 years of professional experience in various engineering and Management positions with world reputable Engineering companies in Pakistan and abroad. He is well established corporate trainier and management consultant.
The event was attended by more than 27 participants ,mostly were final year students , young engineers, some faculty members of universities and vetern Senior Engineers were also present.
The topic was specially related to students and young engineers who took keen interest in the topic, Senior engineers also shared their experience and highlighted the skills to excel in today’s job market which are summarized as below:
Analytical thinking ,Creative thinking Curiosity & lifelong learning , Technological literacy ,Quality control ,leadership & social influence etc .
Engr. Asim Rashid mentioned in his presentation that we need to do lot of work in above areas in particular as Pakistan is rank 146 of 158 countries ,Pakistan’s score in the skill component of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development ‘s ( UNCTAD’s ) Frontier Technology Readiness Index 2019 is 0.09 out of 1 , significantly lower than Indonesia ‘s score of 0.28 ,India’s 0.31 etc . In the end, he summarized the key points as a way forward for those who like to build robust engineering careers.