Mr. Navid Qazi - Country Manager CISCO, Visited NUST-SEECS on 1st of February, 2016.
Country Manager Cisco, Mr. Navid Qazi visited SEECS-NUST on 1st February 2016 to discuss the prospects of mutual collaboration with the institute. Principal SEECS-NUST, Dr. S. M. Hassan Zaidi welcomed the distinguished guests and briefed them about the functioning of SEECS, sharing the details of its remarkable growth and excellence. The guests were thoroughly pleased to know the success stories as well as the valuable contribution made by SEECS in research and academics.
The visit encapsulated a formal session of presentation on NUST and SEECS, by the Principal. He highlighted the achievements and overall research progress of SEECS to the audience. After the formal session by the Principal, Mr. Navid Qazi put forth the possible areas of collaboration with NUST-SEECS. He proposed a full scale initiation of hybrid network academy training along with working on the infrastructure of labs with Internet of Things software. He suggested that an existing project from the global market can be brought into Pakistan with “Cisco-Solutions”.
Mr. Qazi also stressed upon bringing the infrastructure of Master Academy also known as Network Academy to NUST. He recommended that the center of this academy shall remain in NUST; however, the franchises can be in other universities/cities. He also proposed that WebEx would be provided by Cisco to NUST-SEECS for video conferencing.
The guests paid a visit to State-of-the-art Research Lab and greatly appreciated the high profile projects done by SEECS and its outstanding contribution in educational research in Pakistan. He assured of his full support for a meaningful partnership and collaboration with SEECS in future.