Day: 16 & 17 August 2016
Sukkur IBA DICE VIC’16 in collaboration with DICE foundation, USA, organized a business plan competition in which more than 48 teams participated, out of them 25 teams found their way to final exhibitions of their prototypes, held on 16th August 2016 at 2nd floor knowledge center, Sukkur IBA. Only 10 best projects were selected for the final phase of presentations on 17th August. The formal opening of exhibitions were done by worthy director Sukkur IBA. Director CEL & inc. Mr. Ikhtiar Ahmed Khoso briefed him about stalls and displays. The exhibitions were attended by registrar SIBA, Engr. Zahid Hussain khand, faculty, HoDs, sectional heads, students and corporate sectors. In addition to this our esteemed sponsors for the DICE VIC’16 displayed their products in the exhibitions also including PTCL, SMEDA, SRSO, Chamber of commerce and industry. The exhibitions were judged by respected jury members, Dr. Manzoor Mirani, Dr. Ajmal sawand, Mr. Azeem Abro, Dr. Parvez memon, Dr. Waheed umrani, Dr. Asim samejo Mr. Abdul khaique Daudpota, Mr. Uzair from SMEDA and Dr. Mir Mohammad shah. The displays of work of art and items of interest were highly appreciated by Director Sukkur IBA, he also guided students regarding exhibitions and added valuable suggestions, and he visited every stall passionately and appreciated work of selected teams. Students also praised their fellow students for complete demonstration of skills and ideas.
Sukkur IBA in collaboration with DICE Foundation USA organized DICE VIC’16 on 16&17-08-2016 to promote entrepreneurship culture at Sukkur IBA. The students had their creative ideas display in the morning whereas in the evening DICE VIC16 organizing committee in collaboration with MADP society organized a culture night for the students, faculty and staff on 16th August 2016, this cultural night was aimed to unite all the cultures of Pakistan, in this students had cultural dances, cultural show and songs that won hearts of people at SIBA. In addition to this THE SKETCHES band spread cultural colors among crowds with folk songs! The cultural night integrated all the cultures and united them over their sole identity and learn the ropes. With this DICE team started small and done bigger. The colors, ecstasy, enjoyment, sparkles and celebrations were at peak. In tying cultures together SRSO had played major role being cultural ambassador for DICE VIC’16. In last, worthy Director Sukkur IBA apprecited the efforts of SIBA Entrepreneurship Society and CEL & Inc. for promoting entrepreneurship and culture of the country.
Sukkur IBA DICE VIC’16 closing ceremony was held on 17-08-16, auditorium. The top ten selected teams presented their ideas to the honorable jury members that comprised on Dr. Asim Samejo, Dr. Ajmal Sawand, Dr. Waheed Umrani, Dr. Manzoor Meerani, Dr. Pervaiz Memon, Dr. Niaz Ahmed Bhutto, Dr. Mir Muhammad Shah, Dr. Abdul Khaliq, Mr. Azeem Abro, Mr. Mohammad Uzair from SMEDA. After the top 10 presentation the motivational speaker Mr. Azhar Rizvi, president Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, presented his motivational speech on ‘’ Sinha ka baap to Sindh’’, and entrepreneurial journey of 5000 years. The honorable chief guest of the event Director Sukkur IBA along with Registrar Sukkur IBA presented the shields to Winning team Miracle workers, 1st runner up team Innovation and 2nd runner up team technoprenuers and cheques were also awarded to winning teams. The appreciation shields were also presented to esteemed sponsors, partners and organizers of Sukkur IBA DICE VIC’16. In last the event was concluded by Director Sukkur IBA Mr. Nisar Ahmed Siddiqui, he really appreciated the participants, partners, sponsors and organizers specially for organizing a wonderful event at Sukkur IBA.