It seems like Pakistan’s IT industry has become really vibrant as we are seeing lot of events happening in the past few months. One such event, coming up in first week of October, is being organized by Google in partnership with Pakistan Software Houses Association (PASHA) . It is actually a group of 3 events under the umbrella of “Google for Entrepreneurs Week Pakistan” to be held in Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi.
These events will consists of “tech talks” and following are official dates for these three events
- Tuesday, October 1 (2nd half): Lahore
- Thursday, October 3 (2nd half): Islamabad
- Saturday , October 5 (2nd half): Karachi
If you want to register for this event, please use this mandatory registration form.
According to the official event page created on Facebook by Google Pakistan, here are three main topics ‘Google for Entrepreneurs Week’ will cover:
1. What’s trending for Online Entrepreneurs
Learning from Google experts on what opportunities are there for #entrepreneurs to grow using the online monetization solutions.
2. Winning in a multi-screen world
Learning how to tailor your monetization strategy in a multi-platform world. Our experts will share best practices on how to build and improve your presence on mobile.
3. Sustaining your business by delighting your users
Learning the key essentials to keep your #website and mobile #app healthy by focusing on positive user-experience and growing your traffic sustainably.
Google for Entrepreneurs Week is an annual week celebrating entrepreneurs and the anniversary of the Google for Entrepreneurs team. Googlers from around the world host events throughout the week, sharing their time and expertise with businesses, from tech startups in Berlin, small business owners in Johannesburg, to women entrepreneurs in Sydney. Google’s goal is to positively impact entrepreneurs globally by equipping them with the skills they need to build and scale their businesses.
Last year, 3000 entrepreneurs attended Google for Entrepreneurs Week events in 29 cities and 14 countries.
Jehan Aara, President of Pakistan Software Houses Association (PASHA) while talking to Siliconistan.com said:
P@SHA is delighted to partner with Google in hosting Google for Entrepreneurs week. As more and more young people aspire to take the entrepreneurial journey, it is extremely important that they understand the need for a good monetization strategy and the importance of focusing on User Experience when building a product. This series of events will help to steer them in the right direction and will also highlight some of the opportunities that exist in the online space. P@SHA is committed to supporting the entrepreneurial eco-system in Pakistan.
- Jehan Ara (President P@SHA)
PASHA recently held its annual ICT Awards & Conference in Islamabad last week which was an impressive show as technology business leaders and aspirants were under one roof in Serena Hotel Islamabad.