The Institute of Business & Management (IB&M), University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Lahore inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LCCI). The purpose of this MoU was to make joint efforts for in trade, industry and academia.
With the efforts of Dean/Director IB&M Dr. Ghulam Abbas Anjum, Director academics IB&M Dr. Muhammad Fiaz and Senior Vice President LCCI Mr. Khawaja Shahzad Nasir signed the MOU on behalf of their respective organizations. Dr. Asif Mehmood, Ms. Quratulain Akhtar, Ms. Maryam Farooq and Ms. Aiesha Altaf from IB&M and Vice President LCCI Mr. Fahim-Ur-Rehman Sehgal and Executive Committee Members were also present at this occasion. This agreement is continuity of the LCCI endeavors, aimed at filling the communication gap between the industry and academia. The MoU will enable both the institutions to share their knowledge and experience for mutual benefits. It was also agreed that both the sides will conduct joint seminars and workshops on common issues.
According to MoU, LCCI and IB&M will exchange information on reciprocal basis regarding curricular and co-curricular activities. The LCCI will establish regular interface with IB&M to share information of mutual interest. Both organizations will collaborate and undertake joint research/industrial projects with mutual consent. The LCCI will engage different faculty members of IB&M at different times, as the need to be, for the expert opinion and advice from time to time. Dr. Muhammad Fiaz thanked LCCI and assured his full support for the promotion of research and development culture in the country.