Inauguration Ceremony ITEC 2008
The inauguration ceremony was held at University Auditorium. Engr. Abul Kalam, Vice Chancellor was invited as chief guest. Prof. Dr. Shamsul Haque, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Muzzaffar Mahmood, Project Director in-Chief and Prof. Dr. Talat Altaf, Dean Faculty of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) were the guests of honour on the occasion.
Prof. Dr. Mahmood Khan Pathan, Dean Information Sciences & Humanities and Acting Chairman, CSSE (Formerly CSIT) presented the welcome address and vote of thanks in the inaugural session.
 
Engr. Abul Kalam, Vice Chancellor and Prof. Dr. Shamsul Haque, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Mr. Masroor Ahmed, President ITEC 2008, Mr. Ahmad Hussain, Program Manager, Mazik Pakistan and Ms. Jehan Ara, President PASHA addresses the audience on the occasion.
 
Engr. Abul Kalam, Vice Chancellor, NED University presented shields to Ms. Jehan Ara, Mr. Ahmad Hussain and Mr. Masroor Ahmed.
Winners Software Competition
1st Prize.
Mr. Junaid Ansari, Mr. Mustafa Ali Raza, Mr. Mohammad Faraz. CS&IT (NED University).
2nd Prize. Mr. Muhammad Ali Khan, Mr. Omer, Mr. Zulqarnain. APIIT.
3rd Prize. Ms. Sadaf Azmat, Ms. Birjis Asad, Ms.Maryam Javed. CS&IT (NED University).
Winners Programming Competition
1st Prize.
Mr. Mohammad Faraz, Mr. Omar Ahsan , Syed Kumail Haider. CS&IT (NED University).
2nd Prize. Mr. Basit Ali, Mr. Asif Ali, Mr. Faheem Zikeria. SSUET.
3rd Prize. S. M Aun Bin Khalid, Mr. Mohammad Zubair, Mr. Zeeshan Haider. CS&IT (NED University).
Winners Logic Quiz Competition
1st Prize.
Mr. Shaji Farooq. Electronics (NED University).
2nd Prize. Mr. Shaji Farooq. CS&IT (NED University).
3rd Prize. Mr. Ahmedullah. CS&IT (NED University).
Winners Gaming Competition (Need For Speed Most Wanted)
1st Prize.
Mr. Rehan Ali. Industrial Manufacturing (NED University).
2nd Prize. Mr. Muhammad Fasee ullah. Mechanical (NED University).
Winners Gaming Competition (Counter Strike)
1st Prize.
Mr. Muhammad Usman Ayub & Team. Telecom (NED University).
2nd Prize. Mr. Muhammad Saad Tariq & Team. CS&IT (NED University).
Information Technology Seminar
A seminar on “Information Technology” organized by the Department of Computer Science & Software Engineering  (Formerly Computer Science & Information Technology) was held on 23rd August 2008 at University Auditorium, NED University Karachi.
 
Engr. Abul Kalam, Vice Chancellor, NED University was invited as chief guest. Prof. Dr. Shamsul Haque, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Muzzaffar Mahmood, Project Director in-Chief and Prof. Dr. Talat Altaf, Dean Faculty of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) were the guests of honour on the occasion.
 
The Seminar started with recitation of Holy Quran. Prof. Dr. Mahmood Khan Pathan, Dean Information Sciences & Humanities (ISH) and Acting Chairman, Department of Computer Science & Information Technology (CS&IT), presented the welcome address. First of all he thanked Ms. Jehan Ara, President PASHA for her valuable presence and sponsors for their support and cooperation.
 
Engr. Abul Kalam, Vice Chancellor and Prof. Dr. Shamsul Haque, Pro-Vice-Chancellor also spoke on the occasion and shared the history of Computer Science & Information Technology Department.
 
Mr. Ahmad Hussain, Program Manager, Mahzik Pakistan, addressed the need for Industry Ready “Software Professionals” and also proposed solutions for bridging the gap between software industry and academia.
 
The Keynote address was presented by Ms. Jehan Ara, President PASHA. She spoke about the size and growth of the industry over the past 5 years and highlighted the amount of innovation taking place in the Pakistan IT sector - some of it driven by companies while some of it is driven by highly energized young people fresh out of universities. She talked about the contribution women were making to the sector and how some companies were creating flexible programs that would create more opportunities for women to join the IT workforce without neglecting their other responsibilities.
 
Engr. Abul Kalam, Vice Chancellor, NED University presented shields to Ms. Jehan Ara, Mr. Ahmad Hussain and Mr. Masroor Ahmed.
 
A large number of computer science students, faculty and guests from the industry attended the seminar.
Prize Distribution Ceremony
The prize distribution ceremony was gracefully held at the university auditorium in the evening. Prof. Dr. Shamsul Haque, Pro-Vice Chancellor was invited as chief guest.
 
Prof. Dr. Shamsul Haque, Pro-Vice Chancellor and Prof. Dr. Mahmood Khan Pathan, Dean Information Sciences & Humanities (ISH) and Acting Chairman, Department of Computer Science & Software Engineering (Formerly CS&IT) awarded the prizes to winners of various competitions.
 
The chief guest along-with Prof. Dr. Mahmood Khan Pathan presented shields to sponsors as a token of appreciation for their support and cooperation.
 
A large gathering comprising participants, computer science students, sponsors, guests from the industry, faculty and staff attended the ceremony