The INIT also participated in the 2nd Vice Chancellors Forum 2013 held on September 23 – 24, 2013 at Islamabad Pakistan. The 2-Day Vice Chancellor’s Forum was convened on the theme of “Universities in the Islamic World: Challenges of Internationalization”. The event was jointly organized by the COMSATS Institute of Information Technology; the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO); Higher Education Commission, Pakistan and the Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of Pakistan.
Taking cognizance of the interest of the participants of the 1st VC Forum held in 2012, the INIT actively predicated in the special exhibition of VC Forum 2013 wherein programs and activities of higher education institutions, S&T/R&D organizations in Pakistan were presented. The INIT participated in the two day event and presented / briefed about its programs and activities to the VC Forum participants arrived from over 300 higher education institutions in the Islamic world. A dedicated exhibition stall maintained by the INIT provided an excellent opportunity to showcase the activities it performed during the preceding years as well as also briefed the participants about the opportunities available under its different programs.