Seminar on “Entrepreneurship” – 12 Sep 2019

One-Day Seminar on “Entrepreneurship” on Thursday, 12th September 2019 The Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) organized a seminar on “Entrepreneurship” on Thursday, 12th September, 2019 from 9:30 a.m to 12:00 p.m. The seminar was planned in line with our basic objective which is to motivate the Pakistani youth to setup their own business …

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One-Day Workshop on “Discovering Research using SPSS” – 29th August, 2019

Proficiency with statistical software packages is indispensable today for both qualitative and quantitative research in various disciplines. Working on research data is a complex and time consuming process, but various software’s can easily handle and operate information with the help of some techniques. In this regard IBM SPSS Statistics is considered as one of the …

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Seminar on “3D Printing”, 2nd January, 2019

3D Printing or Additive Manufacturing is a process through which three-dimensional (3D) solid objects are created. It enables the creation of physical 3D models of objects using a series of additive or layered development framework, where layers are laid down in succession to create a complete shape. Industries that use 3D printers include engineering, architecture, …

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Seminar on “Higher Education Textbook Commissioning Programme” 12th October, 2018

A Seminar on “Higher Education Textbook Commissioning Programme” was arranged by the office of Research, Innovation and commercialization on Friday, the 12th October, 2018. Director ORIC extended a very warm welcome to the distinguished guests and audience. She deliberated over the advantages of holding seminars on such significant subject matters. Ms. Sunehra Mehmood, Higher Education …

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2nd Multidisciplinary National Graduate Conference (28-29 August, 2018) AIOU, Islamabad

ORIC- Allama Iqbal Open University held 2nd National Graduate Conference on 28-29 August 2018. Objective: To provide the graduate student with a forum to share their research work and research findings in order to improve the quality of research. To promote interdisciplinary research. To establishing networking and collaborations to bring innovation in research graduate level. …

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Seminar on “Introduction to IPR and protection of invention & innovation for commercial benefits” – 2nd August 2018

Introduction to IPR and protection of invention & innovation for commercial benefits Inventions are the bedrock of innovation. An invention is a new solution to a technical problem and can be protected through patents. Patents protect the interests of inventors whose technologies are truly groundbreaking and commercially successful, by ensuring that an inventor can control the commercial use of …

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Seminar on ‘Intellectual Property Rights and its Registration System in Pakistan’ – 3rd May, 2018

Intellectual property is a generic term that refers to creations of the intellect i.e. minds. Just as tangible property is capable of being protected, intellectual property is also similarly protected. People need to be educated about IP, its registration system and the laws in their country and internationally so they can appreciate the need for …

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Seminar on ‘Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights’- 3rd May, 2018

Intellectual property is a generic term that refers to creations of the intellect i.e. minds. Just as tangible property is capable of being protected, intellectual property is also similarly protected. Intellectual property (IP) rights are often overlooked or disregarded simply because they are intangible. Lack of awareness is a key issue that causes large scale …

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Seminar on ‘Cyber Crimes and National Security’- 28th February, 2018

The Office of Research Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) organized a two hours seminar on “Cyber Crimes and National Security” on 28th February, 2018 in the Executive Conference Room No. 106, Academic Complex. Cybercrime is defined as crimes committed on the internet using the computer as either a tool or a targeted victim. It is very …

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1st Multidisciplinary National Graduate Conference (15-16 March, 2017) AIOU Islamabad

FOCUS OF THE CONFERENCE This conference was planned for providing a platform to the research students and their mentors to share their work in progress as well as their completed yet un-published work. AIOU had already conducted twelve conferences and several seminars but all of them were discipline or field specific. The first graduate conference …

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