The International Centre of Excellence, successfully presented “HR Pro Confluence”- the most Impactful HR event in the city; it was organized at National Incubation Centre Aerospace Technologies (NICAT), Rawalpindi on 7th November 2023. With esteemed partners including CXO Global, HRPN, HT Crew, Cheezious and National Incubation Centre Aerospace Technologies.
“HR Pro Confluence” is set to bring together leading professionals from industry and academia to explore innovative ways of fostering collaboration and strengthening linkages that will drive forward-thinking solutions for the future of HR and workforce development. The outcome of this event will be publishing a white paper that will transcribe core issues and future actions for bridging the gap from corporate and academia.
The event featured renowned speakers from industry and who delivered insightful talks on a variety of subjects, including upskilling and reskilling the future workforce, preparing students for the job market, capitalizing on digital learning opportunities, the importance of relationship building in organisations, and much more. The Notable Speakers – Dr Ali Raza Nemati (Group Director Human Resource-iQualifyuk), Ms. Sumbal Manzoor (Director Academics, ICE Pakistan), Ms. Sonia Farooq (Chief Human Resource Officer, U-Microfinance Bank), Mr. Amjad Iqbal (Group Vice President Growth Partner, PTCL), Mr. Adil Qazi (Director Executive Development Centre FAST-NU) emphasized on the industry-Academia Collaboration and Delivering Skill Based Education.
The event also featured a dynamic panel discussion moderated by Dr Ali Raza Nemati (in which experts from academia and Industry, Ms. Sana Hameed (HR Expert Talent Acquisition & Employer Branding NUST) ,Mr. Abdul Khaliq (Head of Talent and Organizational Development HBL Microfinance Bank), Dr. Samina (Lead Organizational Development, Mobilink Microfinance Bank) and Mr. Abdul Shakoor Chief Financial Officer, Boss Home Appliances shared their insights on how partnerships between industry and academia can equip students with enhanced skill sets.
This momentous occasion drew an exclusive audience of over 100+ individuals, including educators, business executives, bankers, and HR specialists, along with students eager to dive into the HR arena.