Celebration of IEEE Day 2023 – Panel Discussion on Cutting-Edge Technology

The Celebration of IEEE Day 2023 took place on October 8th, 2023, focusing on the theme “Celebrating IEEE Day.” The event featured a panel discussion on ‘Cutting-Edge Technology,’ aiming to provide valuable insights and networking opportunities for the participants. The event was attended by 50 student participants and 10 esteemed guests and panelists.

The funding was fully co-sponsored by IEEE IES Karachi Section Chapter & IEEE IES MUET Student Branch Chapter, and we acknowledge and are thankful to IEEE IES MUET Student Branch Chapter for co-sponsoring this event.


Event Highlights

Panel Discussion:

The event commenced with the recitation of the Holy Quran, followed by the National Anthem of Pakistan. Dr. Umair Ahmed Korai, SAC Chair IEEE Karachi Section, delivered the welcome speech, providing a briefing about IEEE Day. The panel discussion on ‘Cutting-Edge Technology’ began, featuring prominent speakers from various fields of technology.

Distinguished Guests:

The event was graced by the presence of esteemed guests, including:

  • Chief Guest: Prof. Dr. Tauha Hussain Ali, Vice Chancellor, Mehran University Jamshoro
  • Guest of Honour: Emeritus Professor Dr. Bhawani Shanker Chowdary, Chair IEEE Karachi Section



The panel discussion included renowned panelists:

  • Umair Ahmed Korai, SAC Chair IEEE Karachi Section
  • Abi Waqas, Chair IEEE IES Karachi Section
  • Mahesh Kumar, Advisor IEEE PES MUET Student Branch Chapter
  • Dr. Aftab Ahmed, Professor, Telecommunications Department, Mehran UET
  • Dr. Faisal Kareem Shaikh, Professor, Telecommunications Department, Mehran UET
  • Fahim Aziz Umrani, Associate Prof, Telecommunications Department, Mehran UET
  • Moiz Rehman Memon, Treasurer IEEE Karachi Section
  • Badar Muneer, Associate Prof, Department of Telecommunication, Mehran UET
  • Pamanand, Assistant Prof, Telecommunications Department, Mehran UET Jamshoro
  • Aamir Ali Patoli, Assistance Professor, Electronic Engineering Department, Mehran UET Jamshoro


Event Activities:

  • Award Distribution Ceremony: Recognition was extended to three exceptional ambassadors of IEEE Day 2023: Aamir Ali, Zohaib Qadir, and Muzzamil Ahmed Qazi. Additionally, organizers Shahzad Shaikh, Qasim Raza, and Daniya Abbasi were honored with Shields of Appreciation.
  • Cake Cutting Ceremony: Symbolizing the sweetness of IEEE Day 2023’s success.
  • Dinner: A delightful dinner was served to all attendees, fostering a sense of community and camaraderie.
  • Group Photo and Networking Session: A memorable group photo session marked the end of the event. Participants, guests, and panelists engaged in a lively networking session, fostering valuable connections.


The event concluded on a high note, fostering a spirit of knowledge sharing and collaboration among the participants. The Celebration of IEEE Day 2023 not only provided valuable insights into cutting-edge technology but also offered a platform for networking and learning from esteemed professionals in the field.