Events

Found in Translation

Found in Translation

Date: 08/11/2019

Mohammed Hanif will be reading from his new book Red Birds and discussing the translation...

Friends or foes? Is Pakistan headed for a new water conflict with Afghanistan?

Friends or foes? Is Pakistan headed for a new water conflict with Afghanistan?

Date: 05/11/2019

A substantial fraction of total flow in the Indus River Basin, a critical lifeline for Pakistan’s agricultural-based economy, generates in other countries. Towards the eastern border, rapid infrastructure development from India threatens to reduce flows from Indus’ eastern tributaries governed by the Indus Water Treaty. On the western front, there is growing interest from Afghanistan in utilizing the hydroelectric potential of Kabul River, another major tributary to the Indus, where there is no existing transboundary water sharing agreement. Given the unique hydrology of the Kabul River, there is potential for increased conflict and mistrust between the two countries if development of the Kabul Basin is performed unilaterally.

Making High Speed Internet Affordable For Everyone By April 2028

Making High Speed Internet Affordable For Everyone By April 2028

Date: 01/11/2019

NetEquity believes that following the electrical grid to deploy fiber, financing fiber like a public utility and distributing bandwidth through an open access network can modernise the electrical grid and bridge the digital divide with one investment. In this talk NetEquity’s founder will share how an inter disciplinary conversation between physics, finance, engineering, psychology and construction got him to quit his career and develop NetEquity’s thesis.

HUMUN III

HUMUN III

Date: 31/10/2019-03/11/2019

HUMUN is an initiative of the Habib University Public Speaking Club. The conference seeks to...

Politics of Family and the Expansion of the Religious Sphere in Turkey

Politics of Family and the Expansion of the Religious Sphere in Turkey

Date: 25/10/2019

This talk analyzes the expansion of the religious sphere in Turkey in the last two decades and focuses on the main institutional engine behind this process, the Directorate of Religious Affairs (Diyanet).

Computing Education For Middle Schools

Computing Education For Middle Schools

Date: 17/10/2019

Abstract: Skyrocketing growth in the technology sector has resulted in a pressing need for improvements...

Internet of Things

Internet of Things

Date: 11/10/2019-12/10/2019

5G Networks: What’s Different? Why the Hype?

5G Networks: What’s Different? Why the Hype?

Date: 03/10/2019

The wait is finally over and the 5G era has begun in 2019! The deployment of 5G network elements and the launch of 5G-enabled smartphones is rapidly gaining momentum. The expansion of 5G networks will accelerate further as we are pacing towards 2020, which is seen as a year when 5G will be commercially available on a global scale.

TEDxHabibUniversity

TEDxHabibUniversity

Date: 28/09/2019

TEDxHabibUniversity will serve as a platform for notable academics, industry experts, innovators, artists, & inspired...

The Laser Interferometer Space Antenna (LISA)

The Laser Interferometer Space Antenna (LISA)

Date: 20/09/2019

Venue: Tariq Rafi Lecture Hall, Habib University About Lecture: Gravity has its own messenger: Gravitational...

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