NTU has been shortlisted for a technical assistance task in Pakistan. This specific TA task is part of the Integrated Information and Communications Development Project – Design of the academic program in higher learning. The project is expected to start April 26th, 2018, and the contract will run for five months, during which the service provider is expected to deliver the following:
- Design of an academic program in higher learning
- Develop capacity development plan for ICT in higher education sector.
- Develop detailed plans to build capacity in modern ICT technologies namely Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Internet-of-Things (IoT)
- Organize and conduct international workshop in Pakistan to promote a long-term strategy and implementation framework for the reinvigoration of ICT sector and smart city solutions to allow holistic development of IT ecosystem through strengthening higher education stream.