Delegation of China Association of Science and Technology (CAST) visiting PCST on May 19, 2017

A four member delegation of senior scientists and researchers from China Association of Science and Technology (CAST) visiting PCST on May 19, 2017.

Delegation of China Association of Science and Technology (CAST) visiting PCST on May 19, 2017

A four member delegation of senior scientists and researchers from China Association of Science and Technology (CAST) visiting PCST on May 19, 2017.

2nd Invention to Innovation Summit, Quetta, April 25, 2017

Prof. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, Chairman, PCST participated as Guest of Honor and delivered a keynote lecture titled "Health Challenges of Modern Life Style and Treatment with Prophetic Medicine" during the 2nd Invention to Innovation Summit held at University of Baluchistan, Quetta. Honorable Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai was Chief Guest during the occasion.

Delegation from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), China visited PCST, Islamabad

A three member delegation of senior scientists and researchers comprising of Dr. Tan Xiangyong , Dr. Zhang Xiaotang, and Mr. Luo Chaoneng from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), Peoples Republic of China visited PCST on 4th May, 2017. Please click for further details.

Delegation from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), China visited PCST, Islamabad

A three member delegation of senior scientists and researchers comprising of Dr. Tan Xiangyong , Dr. Zhang Xiaotang, and Mr. Luo Chaoneng from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), Peoples Republic of China visited PCST on 4th May, 2017. Please click for further details.

Delegation from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), China visited PCST, Islamabad

A three member delegation of senior scientists and researchers comprising of Dr. Tan Xiangyong , Dr. Zhang Xiaotang, and Mr. Luo Chaoneng from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), Peoples Republic of China visited PCST on 4th May, 2017. Please click for further details.

4th One Day Symposium on Recent Trend in Life Sciences at University of Central Punjab, April 17, 2017

Prof. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, Chairman, PCST participated as the Chief Guest during the occasion and delivered his keynote Lecture on "Prophetic Medicine: Way Forward for Healthy Society".

Research Productivity Award (RPA)-2015 Distribution Ceremony, IIUI, Islamabad, April 06, 2017

Prof. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani delivered a keynote lecture titled "How Ramdhan Fasting Can improve Health and Cure Chronic Diseases like Diabetes and Raised Blood Pressure and Cholesterol" during event held at International Islamic University, Islamabad on April 06, 2017.

International Conference on Current Research in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, FCCW, Lahore, January 18, 2017

Prof. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, S.I. Chairman PCST alongwith Prof. Dr. Atta-ur-Rahman, H.I., presenting certificates of Research Productivity Award-2015 during the International Conference on Current Research in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences held at FC College University, Lahore, January 18, 2017.

International Conference on Current Research in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, FCCW, Lahore, January 18, 2017

Prof. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, Chairman PCST alongwith Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman and Prof. Dr. James A. Tebbe with the speakers and participants of the Conference. Chairman, PCST participated in the conference as Guest of Honor and delivered a keynote lecture.

International Conference on Current Research in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, FCCW, Lahore, January 18, 2017

Prof. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, Chairman PCST, participated in the conference as Guest of Honor and delivered a keynote lecture on "Efficacy and safety of the products is influenced by the presence of synergistic and/or side-effects neutralizing combinations" at FC College University, Lahore, January 18, 2017.

RPA-2015 Award Distribution Ceremony, BZU, Multan, January 19, 2017

Prof. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani presenting certificates of Research Productivity Award (RPA)-2015 to the researchers and academicians of Bahauddin Zakariya University during a ceremony held on January 19, 2017 at Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan

RPA-2015 Award Distribution Ceremony, BZU, Multan, January 19, 2017

Prof. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, Chairman, PCST and Prof. Tahir Amin, Vice Chancellor Bahauddin Zakariya University with the awardees of Research Productivity Award-2015 affiliated with Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, January 19, 2017

First National Graduate Conference

Prof. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, Chairman, PCST participated as Guest of Honour during the Inaugural Session of First National Graduate Conference Organized by Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad from March 15-16, 2017

6th International Fisheries Symposium and Expo-2017

Prof. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, Chairman, PCST presenting Key Note Lecture on "Functional Foods for Health and Wellness - Avenues of Entrepreneurship" during 6th International Fisheries Symposium and Expo-2017 on "Innovative and Sustainable Aquaculture for Blue Revolution", held from February 8-9, 2017

6th International Fisheries Symposium and Expo-2017

Prof. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, Chairman, PCST participated as Guest of Honour during the 6th International Fisheries Symposium and Expo-2017 on "Innovative and Sustainable Aquaculture for Blue Revolution" held at University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore on February 8-9, 2017

Consultative Workshop on Policies for Research Commercialization held at Quetta, 5th May 2016.

Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani with the Chief Guest Governor Baluchistan, Muhammad Khan Achakzai. Prof. Gilani was Guest of Honor on the occasion and delivered his key note lecture on Functional Foods for Health and Wellness Avenues of Entrepreneurship.

Event on Past, Present and Future of Science: Making Pakistan Science Conscious held at Pakistan Academy of Sciences, Islamabad, February 17, 2016.

Prof. Anwar ul Hassan Gilani alongwith Dr. A.Q. Khan and other distinguished guests and participants during the event.

DICE Energy-2015 at NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi from 22nd - 23rd December, 2015.

The Chairman PCST was the Guest of Honour with Prof. Dr. Atta-ur-Rehman (UNESCO Laureate and former Chairman, HEC) & Mr. Ubaid ur Rehman (Chair DICE Energy, USA) at the inaugural session. This event was jointly organized by PCST, NED Uni. Engg. & Tech (Karachi) and DICE (USA).

DICE Automotive 2015 at National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad from 26th 27th November, 2015.

Prof. Ahsan Iqbal, the Federal Minister for Planning, Development & Reforms was the Chief Guest whereas, the Chairman PCST attended event as the Guest of Honour at the closing session. This event was jointly organized by PCST, NUST and DICE (USA).

DICE 2015 Mega Innovation and Entrepreneurship at University of Agriculture, Faisalabad from 24th 25th November, 2015.

Malik M. Rafiq Rajwana, the Governor Punjab was the Chief Guest at the inaugural session whereas, the Chairman PCST attended this event as the Guest of Honour. The Chairman PCST also delivered keynote lecture on Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Universities and R&D Organizations.

11th Convocation Program of Muhammad Ali Jinnah University at Jinnah Convention Center, Islamabad on 19th November, 2015.

Mr. Muhammad Baligh ur Rehman, the Federal Minister of State for Education was the Chief Guest whereas, the Chairman PCST attended the Convocation as Guest of Honour. He focused on Strong relation of education standards with scientific output during his address.

17th Convocation Ceremony of Pakistan Academy of Medical Sciences (PAMS) at University of Health Sciences, Lahore on 13th November, 2015.

The Chairman PCST, being Scientific Secretary & fellow of the PAMS participated in the ceremony. The Chief Guest introduced the Chairman to the Governor of the Punjab.

Pakistan National Cleantech Innovation Competition Award distribution ceremony at Islamabad on 14th October, 2015.

Mr. Ghulam Murtaza Jatoi, the Federal Minister for Industries and Production was the Chief Guest whereas, the Chairman PCST attended the ceremony as Guest of Honour.

Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony at Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad on 06th October, 2015.

The Chairman PCST attended the ceremony as the Chief Guest and he distributed the prizes to winners (quiz, running etc competition).

National Workshop on Textile Industry: Challenges and Opportunities towards Value Addition at National Textile University Faisalabad on 05th October, 2015.

Rana Tanveer Hussain, the Federal Minister for S&T was the Chief Guest whereas, the Chairman PCST was the Guest of Honor at inaugural session. This workshop was organized by PCST in collaboration with National Textile University (NTU), Faisalabad with objective to highlight the challenges faced by textile industry and to explore the potential opportunities available.

National Conference on Building Knowledge-based Economy in Pakistan: Learning from Best Practices at Serena Hotel Islamabad from 09th 10th September, 2015.

Prof. Ahsan Iqbal, the Federal Minister for Planning, Development & Reforms whereas, the Chairman PCST attended conference as the Guest of Honour at closing session. The theme of this conference was to suggest plausible recommendations to the Government to facilitate transformation of Pakistan's economy into a Knowledge-based-Economy (KBE). Renowned economists, technical experts and policy professionals of Pakistan participated in the conference.

ACSE 2015 Annual Meeting Trends in Academic and Scholarly Publishing in Asia at Dubai (UAE) from 13th 14th August, 2015.

The 2nd Annual Meeting was attended by the Chairman PCST/Editor-in-Chief Journal of Science, Technology and Development.

1st Regional Workshop on Harnessing Science, Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Development United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) on 06th August, 2015.

Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, S.I. the Chairman PCST, represented the country at Asian Pacific Center for Transfer of Technology (APCTT) at Bangkok, Thailand and delivered a lecture on Contribution of Science, Technology and Innovation (STI), Three Dimensions of Sustainable Development

Mr. Fazal Abbas Maken, the Federal Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology visited Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST)

Mr. Fazal Abbas Maken, the Federal Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology visited Pakistan Council for Science and Technology on 28th July 2015 and chaired a meeting in the Committee Room of PCST. Chairman PCST gave a detailed presentation on the mandate and activities of PCST.

One-day Consultative Workshops on Policies for Creating Enabling Environment for Encouraging Problem Solving Research

The Workshop held on 11th June 2015 in Islamabad at Pakistan Academy of Sciences.

NORI PAEC First Symposium Nanotheranostics 2015: A New Era of Nanotechnology

Chairman PCST, Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani Participated as a Chief Guest, presenting shield to Dr. Abida.

Third Journalism Agahi Awards

Chairman PCST, Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani as a Guest of Honor presenting award of the Most Credible Anchor to Mr Nadeem Malik, the host of SAMAA's flagship current affair program 'Nadeem Malik Live, at the Third Journalism Agahi Awards Ceremony held on April 25, 2015 in Islamabad.

The Symposium on Inegrative Medicine for Better Healthcare

Chairman PCST, Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani Participated as a Guest of Honor and plenary speaker in the symposium on "Inegrative Medicine for Better Healthcare" held on April 15, 2015 in Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi.

United Nations APCTT: The Third Asia-Pacific National Innovation System Forum

Panel discussion with question-answer session with participants over the two days of the program shared very rich and contrasting national perspectives on how developing countries are grappling with improving their National Innovation systems and foreshadowed the impending challenges that the global sustainable development agenda will place on the STI sector. The event held on 08-09 April 2015 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Sixth Consultative Workshop Policies for Creating Enabling Environment for Encouraging Problem-Solving Research

Dr. Tariq Bashir, Principal Research Officer, PCST speaking at the Workshop held on 9th April 2015 in the University of Karachi.

The launching ceremony of National Mega Innovation and Entrepreneurship Event titled "DICE 2015" was held at the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad (UAF) on 29 Jan 2015.

Chairman PCST, Prof. Dr. Anwar ul Hassan Gilani inaugurating the Mega Innovation and Entrepreneurship Event, DICE-2015.

The International Conference on Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dubai

Chairman, PCST Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani as as a Guest of Honor, presenting certificate to one of the participants at the International Conference on Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dubai, Jan 21-22

World Science Day 2014

Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hasan Gilani receiving "Dr Z.A. Hashmi R & D Award" and Medal from Mr. Zahid Hamid, Minister for Science and Technology at the World Science Day, PSF, Islamabad on 10th Nov 2014

Establishment of Pensioner's Cell

 

Focal Person

Dr. Muhammad Aslam Tahir
Chief Research Officer (CRO)

Office Phone: +92 51 9203971 (Direct); +92 51 9205157 Ext. 204
Cell No: +92-333-5176482
Email: matahir2k@hotmail.com


Independent Pension Cell Head

  • Mr. Muhammad Bashir, Deputy Director
  • Mr. Rizwan Maqsood, Assistant Private Secretary
  • Mr. Talib Hussain, Assistant

Office Phone: +92 51 9201988 (Direct); +92 51 9205157 Ext. 225
Email: pcst@comsats.net.pk

Grievance Cell for Pensioners in
Federal Ombudsman Secretariat

Hafiz Ahsan Ahmed Khokhar
Senior Advisor (Law) / Registrar/Grievance
Commission of Pakistan

Office Phone: +92 51 9217243

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