Conference Themes

Role of Technical Vocational Entrepreneur Training (TVET) in Applied Entrepreneurship

1. Youth employment and entrepreneurship;

2. The role of skills in combatting inequity and gender inequality;

3. Skills-needs in increasingly digitized and green economies and societies;

4. Anticipation of skills demands and addressing mismatch between supply and demand;

5. Learner and worker mobility and the role of skills and qualifications recognition;

6. Monitoring and evaluating the impact of TVET strategies and programmes for Pakistan

Belt and Road Startup Accelerator Innovative Entrepreneurship

1. Offshore Innovation and Exploring Entrepreneurship on the Belt and Road

2. Entrepreneurial ventures to create Win-win Cooperation of Belt and Road Cities

3. Belt and Road Accelerator Ecosystem

4. Graffiti intelligence, "Three ones" to create a global intelligent business accelerator

5. The latest applications of blockchain, insights into bottlenecks and opportunities

6. Internet Celebrity Entrepreneurship in Pakistan

7. Internet Celebrity Entrepreneurship in Pakistan

Opportunities and Challenges for Entrepreneurial Start-Ups at China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)

1. Gwadar Port, a center piece of CPEC - Current Status, Master Plan, & Vision for Future

2. Energy Shortfalls, redress through CPEC, how, when and at what cost viz-a-viz prospects for investment.

3. CPEC and Investment Opportunities

4. IT applications for upgrading capacity of Banking Sector - Bracing for CPEC

5. Sustainable development – For advanced country transforming from commodities & logistic industries to knowledge & technology based economy

6. Public Private Partnership & Technology match making between national & international partners

7. Pakistan China Digital Corridor (Optic Fiber Project)

8. New cities and townships - capacity of Pakistani construction companies

9. Role of Applied entrepreneurs start-ups in Special Economic Zones

Information Technology and E-commerce

1. E-Commerce for Entrepreneurs: Strategies, Models and Applications

2. Internet of Things (IoT) for technical entrepreneurs

3. Digital Business and Digital Marketing

4. Entrepreneurial Technology and Innovation

5. Web Technology and Management

6. Entrepreneurship and New Business Models

7. E-Business and Internet Computing

8. Distributed Information Systems

9. Cloud Computing for entrepreneurs

10. Image Analysis, Image Processing and Information Visualization

11. Security and Access Control

12. Mobile and Pervasive Technologies Startup for Entrepreneurs

13. Business Strategy and Information Systems

14. Information Quality, Strategy and Information Content Security

15. Artificial Intelligence and Decision Support Systems for Entrepreneurs

16. Knowledge Extraction and Search

17. Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery

18. Digital Forensics and Forensic Computing

18. Cyber security for entrepreneurs

Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure Entrepreneurial Ventures

1. Developing quality, reliable, sustainable and resilient infrastructure, including regional and transborder infrastructure, to support economic development and human well-being, with a focus on affordable and equitable access for all

2. Projects on promotion of inclusive and sustainable industrialization and, by 2030, significantly raise industry’s share of employment and gross domestic product, in line with national circumstances, and double its share in least developed countries

3. Innovative ideas on increase in the access of small-scale industrial and other enterprises, in particular in Pakistan, to financial services, including affordable credit, and their integration into value chains and markets

4. Projects to upgrade infrastructure and retrofit Pakistan industries to make them sustainable, with increased resource-use efficiency and greater adoption of clean and environmentally sound technologies and industrial processes

5. Sustainable and renewable energy development projects

6. Ideas to support domestic technology development, research and innovation in developing countries, including by ensuring a conducive policy environment for, inter alia, industrial diversification and value addition to commodities