The South Asian Chapter of the THA (SATHA) hosted on November 3-4, 2015 in University of Haripur its first Innovation Award.
30 Innovation awards were given on the basis of substantial development and commercially viable technologies. All the Universities of KP Province of Pakistan, Industrial Sector and Civil service officers participated in SATHA innovation Awards.
Next SATHA Innovation Awards
Next SATHA Innovation Awards are going to be held in Karachi in first week of February, 2016. Activities regarding preparation of upcoming event include; collection of commercially viable indigenous developments, having social and Economic impact over society, searching for Innovations and Developments in academia, industry and Govt. Sector, arranging for valuable/successful case studies to be shared in SATHA Innovation Award Ceremony.
This regular activity going to be conducted four times a year in four provinces of Pakistan. This initiative is highlighting the issues regarding S&T promotion and weakness in Pakistan. SATHA is playing a crucial role in making a way for scientists, industry and Govt. sector to work together in this regard.
SATHA Launches Essay writing competition for S&T Policy
Another initiative taken by SATHA is to organize an Essay Writing Competition for universities all over the Pakistan. This competition is totally about to highlight the issue of S&T policies currently being followed and weakness in this specific area.
This competition will make the academia sector to focus on S&T policies, write on it and suggest the ways to promote this culture in Pakistan. SATHA will host this competition and reward the best essay (having major issue highlighted with best solution).
SATHA launches S&T Seminar
SATHA has also planned a seminar on Role of Media and Society in Building S&T Led Innovative Country various media personal and society gurus will shed light on how society and media can play role in building up innovative community.
SATHA call for international contributors and speakers for the event. For more info please contact: *email address protected*