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ICE 200 Café: Presentations from various walks of life, Lahore

  • Lecture
  • Lahore
  • 08 September 2018
  • 15:00 - 18:00
ICE 200 Café: Presentations from various walks of life, Lahore

About this event

In 2018, we celebrate the Institutions of Civil Engineers’ 200th anniversary.  As part of the celebrations ICE 200 is running a programme to reach out to the public at large to remind them that Civil Engineers transform their lives for the better and safeguard the future of their families.
 
ICE 200 Café, a programme of talks by Engineers to appropriate groups of teachers, students, and other members of society, to highlight the efforts of engineers is being organized in Lahore – Pakistan. 
 
Engineers will give to Rotary Club members, students, engineers, teachers, and attendees from various walks of life brief talks with videos and slideshows to highlight how some projects have transformed our lives.
 
This event will include the following talks and presentations on: -
 
  1. ‘Mangla Dam’ Project which in 1967 completely transformed huge area of barren land in Pakistan to green, enabled successful agriculture which helped poverty alleviation and the country attained self-sufficiency in food.
  2. ‘Ghazi Barodha’ project in 2003
  3. Video & Talk by Engineer Dr. Izhar ul Haq (President IEP) & Engr Khalid Bashir (Rotarian and Chairman IEChem in Pakistan).
  4. ‘Metro Bus’ Project which changed altogether style of urban travel, when daily over 150,000 commuters benefit from this comfortable, cheap and fast travel mode over a 27 km route, and ‘Orange Line’ project, a Mass-transit system about 28 km long nearing completion, a modern comfortable and cheap facility for nearly 250,000 commuters daily.
  5. Videos / Slides & talk by Engr. Asifa Sohail and Engr. Safraz Ahmad.
 
This session will be followed by a QA session, and Hi-Tea.
 

Speakers

Dr. Izhar ul Haq, President Institution of Engineers Pakistan, Ex-Director Water & Power Development Authority

Engr Khalid Bashir, Rotarian & Chair IChemE in Pakistan

Engr. Afia Sohail, Director Habib Construction Company

Eur-Ing Sarfraz Ahmad, M.D, Progressive Consultants (Pvt) Ltd, ICE Rep for Pakistan

Event venue

Grand Palm Hotel
Ferozepur Road
Near Hameed Latif Hospital
Lahore
Lahore 54660
Pakistan

For more information please contact:

Nseya Wa-Kabeya

e: Nseya.Wa-Kabeya@ice.org.uk
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