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Theme: Power of Manifestation

This event occurred on
September 21, 2023
Lahore, Punjab

“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.”
- Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

TEDxFASTLahore will delve into exploring the theme of "Power of Manifestation”. Our thoughts, beliefs, and intentions have incredible potential to shape our reality. We will learn the art of transforming our desires and aspirations into tangible outcomes and take a deep dive into the profound influence of mindset, visualization, and goal-setting techniques on personal growth and fulfillment.

Speakers will share insights, experiences, and practical strategies to harness the power of manifestation, inspiring attendees in creating the lives they envision. By tapping into the power of manifestation, individuals can unlock their full potential, overcome obstacles, and manifest their dreams into reality.

852-B Faisal Town
Lahore, Punjab, 54000
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Dr. Agha Ali Raza

Dr. Raza serves as an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department at LUMS and is the inaugural director of the Center for Speech and Language Technologies (CSaLT). He earned the title of Fulbright Scholar and completed his Ph.D. from the Language Technologies Institute at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, USA. Over the past twelve years, he has imparted knowledge as a member of the Computer Science faculty at institutions like FAST-NU, ITU, and LUMS. His academic passions include NLP, Speech and Language Processing, and 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

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

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'.

Umer Ghumman

Country Head
Umer Ghumman is a corporate powerhouse with over 26 years of expertise in multinational organizations, spanning roles in Commercial, Strategic Planning, Sales, Business Development and more. His journey has been recognized with multiple high achiever awards. He’s known as a lifelong learner, trained at prestigious institutions worldwide, and has represented his organizations in over 25 countries.

Usman Asif

Usman Asif is a serial entrepreneur, he's navigated the world of startups, launched successful products, and finally founded Devsinc Inc in 2008. He's living proof that with vision, innovation, and dedication, you can turn dreams into reality.

Zara Dar

Digital Content Creator
Zara Dar is a Global Prizewinner in Financial Reporting and National Placewinner in Management Accounting. In 2021, she was awarded as the Pride of Pakistan by the then President of Pakistan. Topping the ACCA exam among 527,000 candidates worldwide, she's not just a chartered accountant but a beacon of inspiration for gender equality and STEM education in Pakistan.

Organizing team


Lahore, Pakistan
  • Bisma Ashar
  • Fatimah Salman
  • Fayyez Farrukh
    Team member
  • Muhammad Nehal
  • Muhammad Talal Bin Nadeem
  • Zaid Butt
  • Zainab Ijaz