Mr. Fazal Abbas Maken, the Federal Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology visited Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST)

Mr. Fazal Abbas Maken, the Federal Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology visited Pakistan Council for Science and Technology on 28th July 2015 and chaired a meeting in the Committee Room of PCST. Chairman PCST gave a detailed presentation on the mandate and activities of PCST.

One-day National Workshops on “Potential of Value Addition and Health Benefits of Indigenous Herbal Wealth and Functional Foods”

The Workshop held on 17th June 2015 in Islamabad at Pakistan Academy of Sciences.

One-day National Workshops on “Potential of Value Addition and Health Benefits of Indigenous Herbal Wealth and Functional Foods”

The Workshop held on 17th June 2015 in Islamabad at Pakistan Academy of Sciences.

One-day National Workshops on “Potential of Value Addition and Health Benefits of Indigenous Herbal Wealth and Functional Foods”

Chairman PCST, Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani presenting a plenary lecture at the One-day National Workshops, June 17, 2015

One-day Consultative Workshops on “Policies for Creating Enabling Environment for Encouraging Problem Solving Research”

The Workshop held on 11th June 2015 in Islamabad at Pakistan Academy of Sciences. In the Inaugural Session of the workshop Mr. Kamran Ali Queshi, Federal Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology, Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani S.I., Chairman PCST and Prof. Dr. Tariq Mahmood, Advisor (R&D), Higher Education Commission addressed the audience

One-day Consultative Workshops on “Policies for Creating Enabling Environment for Encouraging Problem Solving Research”

The Workshop held on 11th June 2015 in Islamabad at Pakistan Academy of Sciences.

BBS Public Awareness Seminar "How fasting can prevent and treat chronic diseases"

Chairman PCST, Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani delivering a public lecture "How fasting can prevent and treat chronic diseases" at the Aga Khan University, May 14, 2015

2nd Technology Foresight Expert Panel Meeting on Public Health & Sanitation

The meeting was held on 5th May, 2015 at Pakistan Council for Science & Technology. Experts from Public sector, Academia, Private sector and NGO's participated in the meeting.

NORI PAEC First Symposium “Nanotheranostics 2015: A New Era of Nanotechnology”

Chairman PCST, Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani Participated as Guest of Honor in NORI PAEC First Symposium “Nanotheranostics 2015: A New Era of Nanotechnology” on May 05, NORI, Islamabad.

NORI PAEC First Symposium “Nanotheranostics 2015: A New Era of Nanotechnology”

Chairman PCST, Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani Participated as a Chief Guest, presenting shield to Dr. Abida

2nd Technology Foresight Expert Panel Meeting on Public Health & Sanitation

The meeting was held on 5th May, 2015 at Pakistan Council for Science & Technology. Experts from Public sector, Academia, Private sector and NGO's participated in the meeting.

Third Journalism Agahi Awards

Chairman PCST, Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani as a Guest of Honor presenting award of the Most Credible Anchor to Mr Nadeem Malik, the host of SAMAA's flagship current affair program 'Nadeem Malik Live, at the Third Journalism Agahi Awards Ceremony held on April 25, 2015 in Islamabad.

The Symposium on Inegrative Medicine for Better Healthcare

Chairman PCST, Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani Participated as a Guest of Honor and plenary speaker in the symposium on "Inegrative Medicine for Better Healthcare" held on April 15, 2015 in Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi.

The Symposium on Inegrative Medicine for Better Healthcare

Chairman PCST, Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani as a Chief Guest presenting certificate to one of the participants at the Symposium held at Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Karachi on April 15, 2015.

1st Technology Foresight Expert Panel Meeting on Public Health & Sanitation

The meeting was held on 14th April, 2015 at Pakistan Council for Science & Technology. Experts from Public sector, Academia, Private sector and NGO's participated in the meeting.

United Nations APCTT: The Third Asia-Pacific National Innovation System Forum

panel discussion with question-answer session with participants over the two days of the program shared very rich and contrasting national perspectives on how developing countries are grappling with improving their National Innovation systems and foreshadowed the impending challenges that the global sustainable development agenda will place on the STI sector. The event held on 08-09 April 2015 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Sixth Consultative Workshop Policies for Creating Enabling Environment for Encouraging Problem-Solving Research

Dr. Tariq Bashir, Principal Research Officer, PCST speaking at the Workshop held on 9th April 2015 in the University of Karachi.

Sixth Consultative Workshop Policies for Creating Enabling Environment for Encouraging Problem-Solving Research

Dr. Alia Reham ORIC head, University of Karachi presenting a shield to Dr. Shakeel Babar, Scientific Secretary, PCST at the Workshop held on 9th April 2015 in the University of Karachi.

ORIC Conference on Problem-Solving Research

Group photo of the participants of the ‘ORIC Conference’ organized by PCST in collaboration with IRP and LCCI on 5th March 2015 in Lahore.

ORIC Conference on Problem-Solving Research

Mr. Ijaz A. Mumtaz, President LCCI presenting a shield to Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hasan Gilani S.I., Chairperson, PCST during the ‘ORIC Conference’ held on 5th March 2015 in Lahore.

ORIC Conference on Problem-Solving Research

The ‘ORIC Conference’ held on 5th March 2015 in Lahore.

The launching ceremony of National Mega Innovation and Entrepreneurship Event titled "DICE 2015" was held at the University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) on 29 Jan 2015.

Chairman PCST, Prof Dr Anwar ul Hassan Gilani was addressed the inaugural session.

The International Conference on Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dubai

Chairman, PCST Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilanias as a Guest of Honor, presenting certificate to one of the participants at the International Conference on Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dubai, Jan 21-22

The International Conference on Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dubai

Chairman PCST, Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani presenting plenary lecture "Efficacy and Safety of Bioactive Phytochemicals is influenced by their ability to interact at multiple Target Sites" at the International Conference on Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dubai, Jan 21-22

World Science Day 2014

Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hasan Gilani receiving "Dr Z.A. Hashmi R & D Award" and Medal from Mr. Zahid Hamid, Minister for Science and Technology at the World Science Day, PSF, Islamabad on 10th Nov 2014

Consultative Workshops on “Encouraging Problem-Solving Research”

The main purpose of these workshops is to inspire and encourage R&D directed towards solving problems of the industry and society. First workshop of the series was held at Lahore on 15th April 2014.

Productive Scientists of Pakistan - 2012

PSP Date Extended Upto 12th October, 2012

For your convenience the deadline for receiving online applications for Productive Scientists of Pakistan (PSP)-2012 is extended to 12th October, 2012.

Also, it is to inform you that ONLY those scientists will be eligible for RESEARCH PRODUCTIVITY AWARD (RPA) 2012 who have registered for DIRECTORY OF PRODUCTIVE SCIENTISTS OF PAKISTAN (PSP) 2012.

It is mandatory for all scientists of Pakistan to complete the online application proforma giving details of all research output from the beginning of career

It is to be highlighted here that the purpose of getting online details of all research output from the beginning of career is to maintain a data base and to reduce the chance of omissions/ errors. This practice has been introduced to address the queries regarding errors in the previous directory.

Once your online account is developed, you will be able to update the research output information at any time in future, also.

For any query feel free to contact PCST

Invitation for inclusion in the directory of "Productive Scientists of Pakistan(PSP) 2012:

Pakistani nationals working in Universities, S&T/R&D organizations, Ministries/ Divisions in public / private sector both at federal and provincial level, engaged in basic and applied research are invited to register online with PCST for inclusion in the directory of "Productive Scientists of Pakistan(PSP) 2012". The productivity of scientists is evaluated and classified on the basis of various criteria including published research articles, books, granted projects, awards, research supervision and registered patents. Data should be updated online for the research output upto 31-12-2011.

The online application system for PSP has been launched by PCST to maintain transparency and accuracy in the program. Prospective candidates should fill-in online application performa available at www.pcst.org.pk/psp and send the duly attested printed copy of performa along with the requisite supporting documents to PCST by 12th October, 2012. Performa received without supporting documents will not be entertained. Scientists who have already sent applications in response to previous PSP advertisement are required to fill online application form only. For assistance, please feel free to contact the undersigned.


Dr. Saima Nasir
SRO/Officer Incharge RES
pcst.psp@gmail.com
Tele: 051-9222177, 051-9205157


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