Dr. Agha is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at LUMS and the founding director of the Center for Speech and Language Technologies (CSaLT). He is a Fulbright Scholar and received his Ph.D. from the Language Technologies Institute, at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA. His cumulative teaching experience as part of the Computer Science faculty at FAST-NU, ITU, and LUMS spans twelve years. He teaches Computer Science courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels, including Natural Language Processing, Speech Processing, Machine Learning, Data Structures & Algorithms, Assembly Language Programming, Digital Logic Design, and Computer Architecture. His research interests include Speech and Natural Language Processing, Speech-based Human-Computer Interfaces, and Information & Communication Technologies for Development (ICT4D).
Dr. Amjad Saqib
Originally hailing from Civil Service of Pakistan, Dr. Amjad Saqib is founder and Chairman of Akhuwat, the largest interest-free microfinance program in the world. He is also working as Chairman Punjab Development Network which is a network of more than 160 development and charity organizations, working for social and economic development especially in areas like poverty, education, health, clean drinking water and sanitation. He is Executive Director, Fountain house - an Institute of treatment and rehabilitation of mentally challenged people. His areas of expertise include governance, poverty alleviation, microfinance and rural development.
Omar Mukhtar is known for his pop and Asian pop compositions. He has developed a distinctive sound over the course of a long career that is both catchy and expressive. His songs are recognized by his admirers for their moving words, energetic pace, and captivating melodies.
Omar Mukhtar is known as a musician for his capacity to convey a variety of emotions through his music, from joy and delight to despair and desire. His life's hardships, struggles, and victories are all reflected in his music. He is a pro at what he does and is able to write songs that connect deeply and personally with his listeners.
Sabeena Farooq is a Pakistani theatre and television actress. She rose to prominence with her role in Suno Chanda 2, and gained widespread recognition for portraying the antagonist Haya in Tere Bin. Her latest work includes the lead role in the drama serial 'Kabuli Pulao'.
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