KARACHI Oct 16: International Conference on Experiential Learning (ICEL) 2017 is scheduled to be organized at the Institute of Business Management (IoBM), Karachi on October 21-22, 2017 with the theme of “Invigorating Learning through Creativity and Innovation”, according to IoBM Public Affairs Section. Invited to this Conference are prominent entrepreneurs, corporate leaders, Heads of multinational companies, Heads from the Education Sector, including medical, engineering and professional colleges and universities and key figures from the social, health and development sectors. Such professional and value-adding Conference tracks have been designed for this International Conference on Experiential Learning (ICEL) 2017 as Education, Engineering, Business Management, Media and Health Management.
Besides participation from Pakistan’s top brass of corporate, educational and development sectors, this Conference features concerned international experts as Prof. Dr. Javier Poncela, Associate Professor, Telecommunication, University of Malaga (UMA), Spain; Prof. Dr. Rajah Rasiah, Professor of Technology and Innovation Policy, Faculty of Economics and Administration at the University of Malaya in Malaysia; Dr. Bernd Sprankel, Senior Experten Service, Germany; Dr. Bayani U. Almacen, International Visiting Professorial Fellow, Royal Institution, Singapore; Dr. Simon Bell, expert in creativity, Coventry University, Britain; Dr. Zia Amir Channa, Policy Analyst at the Executive Director’s Office/Research Quality Management at King Abdullah International Medical Research Center, Saudi Arabia among others.
In a message to ICEL 2017, Mr. Talib Karim, President IoBM, attributed IoBM’s ED Administration, Deans, HoDs and respective Track Directors for their synergistic efforts and was convinced that this Conference will benefit students, faculty and the corporate sector. Ms. Sabina Mohsin, Executive Director, Administration, Admissions and Finance, IoBM believed that this Conference will prove not only professionals can resolve problems facing the modern industry but the contribution of academia is valuable and crucial in this regard. Dr. Syed Irfan Hyder, Dean CBM and CES and Chairman ICEL 2017 shared experiential learning requires challenging the conventional structures, learning by doing and bridging academia-industry gap. IoBM Public Affairs Department has prepared a colorful, interesting and revealing video highlighting over 40 career-focused and professional events and activities held at IoBM from October 22, 2016 to October 07, 2017.