Dr Hasan Murad School of Management Holds Doctoral Conference 2023

Monday, March 06 2023

Dr Hasan Murad School of Management (HSM) at the University of Management and Technology (UMT) organized a two-day doctoral conference on sustainable development goals and doctoral research. Prof Dr Shahid Munir, Chairperson Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) was the chief guest of the conference.

Dean Dr Hasan Murad School of Management Dr Naveed Yazdani, Dr Mujahid Kamran, Dr Farrah Arif, VC University of Education Professor Talat Naseer Pasha, Fatima Asad Said, national and international experts, researchers and scholars including large number of faculty and students also attended the doctoral conference.

More than 31 research papers on development goals and the latest trends in doctoral research were presented at the conference.

Addressing the conference, Dean HSM Dr Naveed Yazdani welcomed all the guests and shared how important it is to hold such conferences to resolve the current challenges. He emphasized the importance of doctoral research in shaping the future of management.

Prof Dr Shahid Munir, Chairperson Punjab Higher Education Commission while addressing the conference congratulated the team of HSM and the management of UMT for organizing a successful conference. Dr Shahid Munir, highlighting the challenges faced, said that the solution to all our local and national problems depends on modern doctoral research. He said that unless we spread the culture of research in our educational institutions and other departments, the goals of sustainable development cannot be met. He added that promoting collaboration through research in both academia and industry has become the need of the hour.

Other speakers engaged in lively discussions and debates, sharing their experiences and insights with the audience. They all agreed that only through research can we find solutions to all the challenges and meet sustainable development goals.

At the end of the session, Dr Naveed Yazdani along with Dr. Farrah presented souvenirs to Prof. Dr. Shahid Munir and other guests.