UCP-Centre for Professional Excellence has organized closing ceremony of Samsung Innovation Campus (SIC) on April 1, 2022. It was a great collaboration between Faculty of Management Studies, UCP and Samsung, Pakistan to provide fully funded certified training on Artificial Intelligence to upskill the students of University of Central Punjab. On the closing ceremony of SIC, Mr. Amir Sulaiman (Director Finance and General Affairs, Samsung) and Ms. Zenobia Younas (CSR Manager, Samsung) graced the event. Mr. Ayub Ghauri (Executive Director, Netsol and Founder of Hospital) and Ms. Aroosa Sajid (PR and Communications Executive, Netsol) joined the event as the guest of honour from IT industry.

Indeed, it is a proud moment that Ms. Ambreen Khursheed (Senior Lecturer, FOMS) successfully won the Samsung’s CSR Project and initiated the Samsung Innovation Campus at three universities (UCP, CUST and MAJU). Dr. Faisal Mustafa (Dean, FMS) in collaboration with CUST and MAJU executed this training. From UCP, Dr. Ahmad Shabbir Kazmi (Dean, FOIT) along with SIC trainers, facilitators, and coordinators from Faculty of Information Technology (FOIT) played the crucial role in making the SIC training a successful training.

This training course was designed to equip students with hands on experience on Artificial Intelligence skills for increasing their employment opportunities. UCP-Centre for Professional Excellence feels immense pleasure for such mutual collaboration between industry and academia, essential to fully capitalize the skills of university students, especially to increase their employment opportunities.

Executive Director Netsol Technologies, Director Finance & General Affairs Samsung, Head CPE, Provost, Deans, Directors & faculty members attended the closing ceremony.