Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS)

COMSATS-AGECO Partnership Leads to Landmark Achievement EV

COMSATS-AGECO Partnership Leads to Landmark Achievement EV

COMSATS and AGECO JV developed 100% indigenous kits converting ICE vehicles to EV by retrofitting. An EV bike, made by COMSATS’ partner AGECO’s Technologist & CEO, M. Aslam Azad, handed to Dr. Fareed Sial on behalf of Executive Director COMSATS, Amb. Dr. M. Nafees Zakaria. This EV a result of the collaboration between COMSATS and …

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COMSATS and EZShifa to collaborate for Tech enabled primary healthcare in remote areas

COMSATS and EZShifa to collaborate for Tech enabled primary healthcare in remote areas

Islamabad, March 11, 2024. The Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) and EZShifa Pvt Ltd, today formalized a Memorandum of Understanding for the provision and advancement of Telehealth and telemedicine services, and leveraging technology and operations, with a common vision of making quality healthcare accessible and affordable for all. …

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Investing in Women to Reap Developmental Benefits for the South

Investing in Women to Reap Developmental Benefits for the South

The prowess of the mind has long surmounted numerous physical barriers and has helped tackle challenges for humanity that were once deemed impossible to overcome. Narrative of progress and growth has transcended mere physical feats, duly acknowledging the need for equality of intellect irrespective of gender. With men only slightly outnumbering women in global demographic, …

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Empowering COMSATS’ Telehealth providers through Training workshop on Sexual and Reproductive Health in collaboration with WHO

Empowering COMSATS’ Telehealth providers through Training workshop on Sexual and Reproductive Health in collaboration with WHO

A refresher training on Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) for telemedicine providers was organized by COMSATS, in collaboration with WHO Pakistan, for the doctors working at COMSATS Telehealth resource Centre. A similar training was organized by COMSATS and WHO in 2020 to support the Telemedicine providers of three organizations including COMSATS. This time, 15 doctors …

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COMSATS co-organizes ISPAD’24: Executive Director emphasized the importance of exchanging ideas and fostering collaboration

COMSATS co-organizes ISPAD’24: Executive Director emphasized the importance of exchanging ideas and fostering collaboration

The National Centre for Physics (NCP), Pakistan, organized its flagship training program, titled ‘International School on Physics & Allied Disciplines (ISPAD), from March 4-8 2024, at its premises in Islamabad. The event had patronage of the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Italy, and support of Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable …

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IROST organized Khwarizmi Awards Ceremony

IROST organized Khwarizmi Awards Ceremony

On February 27, 2024, the Iranian Research Organization for Science and Technology (IROST), in collaboration with COMSATS and other partner organizations, successfully organized the 37th Khwarizmi International Award (KIA) and 25th Khwarizmi Youth Award (KYA) in Tehran, honouring young talents and distinguished scientists for their remarkable breakthroughs in the arena of ST&I. COMSATS awarded Certificates …

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Webinar on ‘Women in Science: Shaping Tomorrow’s Innovations’

Webinar on ‘Women in Science: Shaping Tomorrow’s Innovations’

The Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) commemorated the International Day of Women and Girls in Science by holding a Webinar titled “Women in Science: Shaping Tomorrow’s Innovations ” on 12th February 2024.  Held in a hybrid format at the COMSATS Secretariat in Islamabad, the event brought together a …

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COMSATS and PBBC collaborate to establish Pakistan Pavilion at BETT UK

COMSATS and PBBC collaborate to establish Pakistan Pavilion at BETT UK

The Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) joined hands with the Pakistan Britain Business Council (PBBC) for establishing the Pakistan Pavilion at BETT UK. Being a global meeting place for education technology (EdTech) community, BETT UK was held on 24-26 January 2024, in London. The Executive Director COMSATS, Ambassador …

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COMSATS commemorates its 29th Anniversary, President of Pakistan assures support, UGR-Spain welcomed as a Centre of Excellence

COMSATS commemorates its 29th Anniversary, President of Pakistan assures support, UGR-Spain welcomed as a Centre of Excellence

President of Pakistan, Dr. Arif Alvi, presided over a ceremony held at President Secretariat (Aiwan-e-Sadr), Islamabad, for commemoration of the 29th anniversary of the Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS). COMSATS an intergovernmental organization of 27 member states, has its Secretariat in Islamabad, hosted by the Government of Pakistan, …

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