Technology Foresight Expert Panel Meeting on Robotics

The 2nd Meeting of Expert Panel on Robotics was held on 11th April 2018 at Pakistan Council for Science and Technology. The meeting was chaired by Dr. Shahzad Alam, Chairman, PCST.

4th National Workshop on Organic Food & Health, UoK, December 21, 2017

The Chairman, PCST delivered a keynote lecture titled "Functional Foods for Health and Wellness - Opportunities of Entrepreneurship" during the 4th National Workshop on Organic Food & Health: Avenues of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at University of Karachi. The workshop is part of the series of workshops on the subject being organized by PCST with the initial three been held in Islamabad, Lahore and Peshawar.

4th National Workshop on Organic Food & Health, UoK, December 21, 2017

The Chairman, PCST presenting workshop shield to Prof. Dr. Memon Mujeeb-u-ddin Sahrai, Vice Chancellor Sindh Agriculture University, Tandojam who was chief Guest during the inaugural session of the 4th National Workshop on Organic Food and Health : Avenues of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at University of Karachi . The workshop was part of the series of workshops on the subject being organized by PCST with the initial three been held in Islamabad, Lahore and Peshawar.Please click for further details.

3rd Invention to Innovation Summit-KP 2017

Chairman, PCST alongwith Syed Zafar Ali Shah, Secretary Higher Education Department KP and Prof. Dr. Iftikhar Hussain, Vice Chancellor, UET, Peshawar inaugurating 3rd Invention to Innovation Summit-KP 2017 at University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar on November 29, 2017.

3rd National Workshop on Organic Food & Health, UET, Peshawar, November 30, 2017

The Chairman, PCST delivered keynote lecture titled "Functional Foods for Health and Wellness - Opportunities of Entrepreneurship" during the 3rd National Workshop on Organic Food & Health: Avenues of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at UET Peshawar. The workshop is part of the series of workshops on the subject being organized by PCST with the initial two been held in Islamabad and Lahore.

Pakistan Science Foundation's Popular Science Lectures Series, September 27, 2017

Prof. Anwar Gilani, Chairman, PCST delivered a lecture on "Health Challenges of Modern Life and Treating with Functional Foods and Lifestyle /Dietary Modification" at Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) on September 27, 2017

Research Productivity Awards Distribution (RPA-2017) Ceremony, UAF, Faisalabad, August 07, 2017

Chairman, PCST participated in Research Productivity Award Distribution Ceremony held at the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad on August 07, 2017. Mr. Fazal Abbas Maken, Secretary, MoST, as the Chief Guest during the occasion, distributed RPA certificates among the awardees of UAF, Faisalabad.

Two Day Media Workshop on "Understanding Science", May 25-26, 2017

Prof. Anwar Gilani participated in the Media Workshop on "Understanding Science" organized by organized by Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) and National Press Club (NPC) at Islamabad

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

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

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

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

Our Team

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Dr. Shahzad Alam
Chairman

PhD, University of Leeds, UK 
Post-Doc, Mecahnical Engineering Laboratory Tsukuba, Japan
Tele.(Office):   +92 51 9204416 (Direct) 
+92 51 9204860 Ext. 202
+92 51 9205157 Ext. 202 
 
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Email:   chairman@pcst.org.pk
     

Dr. Muhammad Aslam Tahir
Scientific Secretary / CRO

PhD(Chemistry), BZU, Multan, Pakistan 
MSc.(PGD) Enviro., S&T IHE, Delft, The Netherlands 
Certificate (Envir., Chemistry) WSU, Pullman, USA 
Certificate (Envir., Management) Kochi University, Japan. 
       
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  +92 51 9205157 Ext. 204 
   
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Email: matahir2k@hotmail.com 

Mr. Shakeel Ahmed
Deputy Chief (Publication)

MA (Int'l Relation), University of Karachi, Pakistan 
MA (Economics), University of Karachi, Pakistan 
Certificate in STI Policy, South Korea 
 
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Email:   shakeel.wasay@yahoo.com 
     

Dr. Tariq Bashir
Senior Research Officer

PhD (Entomology), UK 
MSc (Entomolgy), University of Agri., Faisalabad, Pakistan 
Certificate in STI Policy from UK, Netherlands, Turkey, Malaysia & South Korea,  
 
Tele.(Office):   +92 51 9217316 (Direct) 
+92 51 9205157 Ext. 211 
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Email:   tariq.bashir@pcst.org.pk
drtariqbashir@yahoo.co.uk
     

Engr. Farid Bakhtiar
Senior Research Officer

MS (Engg. Managment), CASE-CARE, Islamabad, Pakistan 
MSc.(Ren. Energy & Arch.), The University of Nottingham, UK 
Certificate in STI Policy from South Korea and Turkey 
 
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Mr. Khalid Pervez Bhatti
Senior Research Officer

MSc. (Organic Chemistry), Univ. of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan 
 
 
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Dr. Saima Nasir
Senior Research Officer

Post-Doc, NUST Islamabad, Pakistan 
PhD (Zoology), Univ. of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan 
 
Tele.(Office):   +92 51 9222177(Direct)
+92 51 9205157 Ext. 220
+92 51 9204860 Ext. 220
 
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Email:   saima.nasir@pcst.org.pk
saimanasir2007@hotmail.com
     

Mr. Faisal Baig
Senior Research Officer

MA(Economics), Univ. of Balochistan, Quetta, Pakistan 
 
Tele.(Office):   +92 51 9222637 (Direct)
+92 51 9205157 Ext. 217
+92 51 9204860 Ext. 217 
 
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Email:   faisalbaig@ymail.com 
     

Dr. Muhammad Shahid
Research Officer

PhD (Computer Engineering), UET Taxila, Pakistan 
MS (Software Engineering), NUST Rawalpindi, Pakistan 
 
Tele.(Office):   +92 51 9208727 (Direct)
+92 51 9205157 Ext. 221
+92 51 9204860 Ext. 221 
 
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News and Events
TENDER NOTICE NO.02/2018 FOR OFFICE STATIONARY, TONERS & GENERAL STORE ITEMS

PCST invites sealed bids from firms/suppliers or their authorized agents registered with Income Tax for supply of Office Stationary Items, Toners of HP Printers and General Store Items on rate running contract basis. Please click for further details.

PREQUALIFICATION NOTICE FOR HIRING THE SERVICES OF DATA COLLECTING FIRMS TO CONDUCT FIRST INDUSTRIAL NATIONAL INNOVATION SURVEY

PCST invites applications from reputed, well-experienced and financially sound firms/companies registered with the Income Tax and Sales Tax Departments for pre-qualification for provision of services to conduct S&T Surveys. Please click for further details.

Dr. Shahzad Alam has assumed the charge of Chairman PCST on February 01, 2018

STI Voice Newsletter

Science, Technology, Innovation,STI Voice, Volume 3, 2017 is now available for our readers. Click this link for further details and to download Newsletter.

Establishment of Pensioner's Cell at PCST

PCST has established Pensioner's Cell under the supervision of Dr. Muhammad Aslam Tahir, CRO (PCST) for dealing with issues of pension. Click here for further details.

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