February 17, 9:30am - 12:30pm PKT. Hosted at National Incubation Center
part of a series on Curiosity
About the speaker
Ali Murtaza is a Lahore based designer and educator who specializes in industrial and interaction design. He is a Fulbright alumnus, and holds an MFA in Industrial Design from Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD).
As a design consultant, Ali has worked with clients like Dolby Labs, Grid Impact, Coke USA, Audi, the Biomimicry Institute and Innovations for Poverty Alleviation Lab (IPAL).
Ali currently manages Makeistan - Pakistan’s first academic maker space - and teaches design in the Electrical Engineering department at Information Technology University (ITU). He has previously taught at Beaconhouse National University (BNU) and is a frequent guest lecturer and juror at art and design schools around Pakistan.
He is also a Rajeev Circle Fellow, and Director of the fellowship’s Digital Arts and Technology program.
The National Incubation Center (NIC) offers startups with free state-of-the-art workspace, access to mentors and seed funding.
The National Incubation Center is a public-private partnership between Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication, ICT R&D Fund, Mobilink, and Teamup.
National Incubation Center
Plot 24-b, H-9/1, Street 6, Islamabad, Pakistan-44000
Islamabad, Capital 44000
February 17, 2018
9:30am - 12:30pm