The first lecture of ICTEC is to be delivered by Mr. Atif Mumtaz. So let’s get to know him first:

Atif Mumtaz is a Pakistani entrepreneur promoting ICT technologies in the developing countries. He is one of the fellows at Reuters Digital Vision Program at Stanford University. Mr. Mumtaz has previously worked with COMSATS and United Nations. He is currently CEO BrightSpyre. 

Achievments :-

  • Co-founder BrightSpyre – Pakistan’s Largest Job Hunting Portal.
  • Co-founder Personforce – International Online Hiring Solutions.
  • Founder of Cogilent Solutions – Internet Startup.
  • Co-founder Tele-healthcare -Tele-healthcare technological solutions for disaster hit areas.
  • Received “Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2004” from Shell.
  • Received ” Young Entrepreneurs for Sustainability, 2007″ from DHL.

Specialities :-
Startups, Web 2.0, Enterprise 2.0, Social Networking, Mobile SN Solutions, HR based web portals.

Technical Abilities :-
Technical Skills: PHP/Perl, PostgreSQL, MySQL, CSS, Javascript among others

In Mr.Mumtaz’s own words “I am an entrepreneur, a poet and an avid cricket fan who sometimes plays in the local cricket league.”

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