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THE 15th ANNUAL FULBRIGHT CONFERENCE

NOVEMBER 30 - DECEMBER 02, 2018

IsLAMABAD SERENA HOTEL

 

 
 
 
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An Annual Affair

Welcome back to all our Fulbright alumni

Join us in Islamabad for our annual conference!

The new Fulbright Conference Format

  • Alumni Emcees

  • Live Recorded Talks  

  • Masterclass Workshops

  • Destination Socials and Entertainment

  • Professional Networking

  • 24 Talks

  • 3 Workshops

  • 8 Emcees

 
 
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PARTICIPANTS

Speakers


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Mindfulness: How to Be More Present

Noorulain Masood

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How We Can Contribute: Lessons from Free Market Capitalism

Farrukh Sohail

Big Data for Smart Agriculture

MUHAMMAD AZEEM KHAN

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The Joy of Work Without Pay

USAMA MIRZA

 
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Mainstreaming Empathy: A Guide to Understanding Privilege

Kashaf Ud Duja Ali

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Economics with Data Science, the Way Forward for Econ and Pakistan

DR. IZZA AFTAB

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Feminism in the Digital Age: The Impact of Girls at Dhabas

ATIYA ABBAS

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What The Media Gets Wrong...And Right

MINA SOHAIL

 
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Visualizing the story of your data

SAAD KHALID

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Design: Thinking & Doing

ALI MURTAZA ARIF

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From a School Run-away to the Head of Department at University

DR. ALI NASIR

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Have You Thought About Being Inclusive, Ever?

FATIMA JAMIL KHAN

 
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How to Quit Anything

HAIDER ALI SHISHMAHAL

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Family, Relationships, and Happiness - How Not to End Up on a Psychoterapist's Chair

OMAR TAUSEEF

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What I Can Tell You as a Documentary Filmmaker in Pakistan

HAYA FATIMA IQBAL

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Walking and Ways of Seeing

NAVEEN ZAIDI

 
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The Power of Storytelling

MEHER JAFFRI

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Building with Rammed Earth - An Architect's Guide

ZOONA JERRAL

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The Need of Equity Crowd Funding in Pakistan

Scherzade Agha

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Design, Magar Pyaar Say

MUHAMMAD GULRAIZ KHAN

 
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Pakistan Trek: Changing Narrative, Beyond the Headlines

SOBIA MAQBOOL

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Exploring Other Worlds: The Case for Reading Science Fiction

AREEJ MEHDI

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Strengthening Parliamentary Institutions - Why Is It Needed

M. AFFAN JAVED

 

 

PARTICIPANTS

Emcees


 
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AZAM NOON

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ALISHAE KHAR

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SAIMA YAWAR

 
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ETIZAZ SHAH

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SYEDA FATIMAH MAJID

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ZAINAB ZAHEER

 
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Fatima Qadir


 

MASTERCLASS

Workshops and Performances


 
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Be Less Stressed

Noorulain Masood

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Stand-up Comedy - Green, White, and Funny!

Shehzad Ghias Sheikh

Yoga and Meditation

Nadia Akram


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Program

 

 

FRIDAy

NOVEMBER 30, 2018


2:00 PM

HOTEL CHECK-IN BEGINS

7:30 PM

STAND-UP COMEDY & NETWORKING DINNER

Saturday

DECEMBER 01, 2018


9:00 AM - 9:55 AM

REGISTRATION & TEA

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

TALKS SESSION 1

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

LUNCH

1:30 PM - 3:45 PM

TALKS SESSION 2

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM

INAUGURAL SESSION

4:05 PM - 4:30 PM

TEA

4:30 PM - 6:45 PM

TALKS SESSION 3

7:30 PM

Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network hosted DINNER

SUNDAY

DECEMBER 02, 2018


9:00 AM - 9:55 AM

MORNING TEA

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

MASTERCLASS WORKSHOPS

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

PAK-NAFA SESSION

12:30 - 1:30 PM

CLOSING LUNCH


 

VENUE & ACCOMMODATION

Islamabad Serena Hotel

 

The conference is taking place in Islamabad at the Islamabad Serena Hotel. We can provide accommodation on a twin-sharing basis.

Conference Venue

Islamabad Serena Hotel, Islamabad

Hall - Sheesh Mahal

Accommodation

  • Alumni Conference Participants

    • 2 Nights (twin sharing)

    • Check in - November 30, 2:00pm onward

    • Check out - December 2, 12:00 Noon

  • Alumni Conference Speakers and Emcees

    • 3 Nights (twin sharing)

    • Check in - November 29, 2:00pm onward

    • Check out - December 2, 12:00 Noon