The institution of Engineers Pakistan (IEP) was established in 1948. It is the premier national body of engineers working for the advancement of Engineering Profession. It has headquarters at Lahore and centers in all major cities of Pakistan as well as in Riyadh, Saudia Arabia & Bahrain. IEP has signed technical collaboration agreements with more than forty professional Engineering Organizations across the globe. IEP is also the member of six international/ regional engineering bodies and has the honor to represent Pakistan at these forums. IEP Karachi Centre is the biggest center of IEP. IEP Karachi Centre has been organizing International Civil Engineering Congresses since 2000. Since then it has organized 5 more, the last being in 2013. Eight International Civil Engineering Congress will be a 2-day event jointly organized by IEP Karachi Centre and NED University of Engineering & technology, Karachi (Civil Engineering Faculty).