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Theme: The Creative Spark

Karachi, Pakistan
May 2nd, 2013

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About this event

Confirmed Speakers

  • Saadi Makhdoom
    Live Silly, Dream Big, Play Wise! Saadi seeks a colorful life, and believes what you seek, you must start first. In ‘doing’, his colorful spectrum spans across training, event management, entrepreneurship, college, writing-in-process, photography and travelling. Saadi believes in branding people and products, and has previously worked with Helium Marketing on their sales and branding for big guns like Qubee, Marlboro etc. He found his way into Torque with TRG LearnFest and is currently leading our public events. On the training front, in a small duration, Saadi has impacted a variety of professionals, teachers and youngsters.
  • Usman Riaz
    A TEDGlobal Fellow Usman Riaz is a young Pakistani musician making a worldwide mark with his astonishing and fun-to-listen-to technique. Influenced by percussive guitarists--who move beyond strumming to striking, treating their fretboard like the soundboard of a piano--Riaz makes a sound that feels larger than the instrument itself, with a compelling pattern of repetition and variation that harkens to mystical music traditions
  • Irfan Siyani
    Creative Head (The Adder Media) & Multimedia Trainer (Prism Education), Mr. Sayani is also known as the Rockstar of Workshops as he may be spotted wearing a Mexican Tequila costume and singing a Sufi song. Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field, he will meet you there.”
  • Syed Aziz Rab
    Is a much sought after educator, trainer, international motivational speaker and Media Anchor. Listen to him as he speaks about his 16 years of experience in the corporate industry.

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Venue and Details

Jauhar Auditorium, PNEC-NUST
Pakistan Navy Engineering College
Habib Rehmatullah Road

Event Type (what is this?) University

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Organizer 186177

Zain Gill
Karachi, Pakistan

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Hassan Salman
Production Manager
Ahmed Hassan
Onib Nasir
Speaker Manager
Asim Ahmed