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10th TeleCON 2017 forum chaired by the Minister of Telecom


Sumera Saeed | May 18, 2017 | category: Mobile Phones

Global Telecom & IT giants are undertaking major ventures in Pakistan – Anusha Rahman

The Minister of State for Information Technology & Telecommunications – Honorable Ms. Anusha Rahman Khan inaugurated the 10th Pakistan Telecommunication and ICT Conference (TeleCON 2017) as the Chief Guest. This annual forum was held by SHAMROCK Conferences International (www.shamrockconferences.net) at the Ramada Hotel in Islamabad, with the theme: “Pakistan in the wake of Revolutionary Technologies and Solutions”. The Keynote address was delivered by the Chairman of Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) – Syed Ismail Shah.

Addressing the large number of enthusiastic delegates at the forum, the Minister of IT and Telecom stated that:

“It is delightful to see that global Telecom & IT giants are undertaking major ventures in Pakistan, while our country’s start-up enterprises are winning great accolades at global technology forums, with the support of incubators and incentives from the government”.

She further stated that:

“The Next-generation 3G and 4G telecom technologies are already empowering all consumer segments and industries, as we benefit from revolutionary concepts like; ‘Mobile” commerce, E-Governance, Smart-Cities, Mobile-banking, Cloud-Computing, ‘Smart’ Healthcare & Education and much more. The government is now seeking the earliest possible deployment of 5G technology in Pakistan. With the successful orchestration of this 10th annual TeleCON Forum, SHAMROCK has made great contributions in the advancement of this important industry in Pakistan.”

Syed Ismail Shah, Chairman of PTA said:

“A social and industrial revolution has taken place in our country with the deployment of fascinating new technologies. It is now the primary responsibility of the regulators and experts of telecom and IT industries, to focus on the future, enabling swift and secured consumption of massive volumes of data, whereby we can greatly enhance national productivity to accelerate progress and economic prosperity”.

Other distinguished Chairpersons and speakers included; The Chief Executive Officer of PTCL – Daniel Ritz, CEO of ICT R&D Fund – Mr. Yusuf Hussain, the CEO of IBM Cloud – Nadeem A. Malik, the CEO of Bluetech Consulting – Kashif Jadoon, Mr. Pervez Iftikhar, Ex CEO USF, the Head of Conferences at SHAMROCK – Mr. Usman Janjua and others. These learned speakers discussed critical topics like; Expansion of outreach, Fibre-Optics, rural-area connectivity, broadband, wireless-access, connectivity and Cyber-security.

An insightful panel discussion on ‘Revolutionary Technologies’ included experts like: the Chief Commercial Officer of PTCL – Adnan Shahid, the CEO of COMSATS – Jamshed Masood and Mr. Naveed Khalid Butt, Chief Corporate & Regulatory Affairs Ufone. Numerous other experts professionals and stakeholders attended this forum, sponsored by Pakistan Telecommunication Company Ltd. (PTCL) and Wateen Telecom, while being supported by PTA, relevant ministries and the leading enterprises of this robust industry.

TeleCON is a prestigious assembly of the; industry specialists, regulators, technologists, speakers, visionaries, experts, academia, emerging media and investors from national and global enterprises and institutions. The key topics of discussion included: challenges & opportunities, fresh ideas for enhancing Foreign-Direct Investments, regulations to control cybercrime, Data Security & safer exchange of information.

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10th Annual TeleCON 2017 to be held on 18th May 2017


Sumera Saeed | May 10, 2017 | category: Mobile Phones

Continuing the legacy for the 10th year now, the Pakistan Telecommunication and ICT Conference (TeleCON 2017) (www.shamrockconferences.net) is going to be held on 18th May, 2017, at the Ramada Hotel in Islamabad, in which Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) and Wateen Telecom Limited have pledged to be the main sponsors. The theme for this insightful conference is “Pakistan in the wake of Revolutionary Technologies and Solutions”.

Attending the TeleCON 2017 as Chief Guest, is the Honorable Ms. Anusha Rahman Khan – Minister of State for Information Technology & Telecommunications, whereas the Keynote address will be delivered by the Honorable Mr. Syed Ismail Shah – Chairman of Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA). Honorable Ms. Jehan Ara – President of Pakistan Software Houses Association (P@SHA) and Honorable Mr. Yusuf Hussain – Chief Executive of ICT R&D Fund are amongst the distinguished speakers at the forum.

Mr. Menin Rodrigues – President and CEO of SHAMROCK Communications Pvt. Ltd., stated:

“The TeleCON has evolved over the years as one of the most influential platforms for the discussion of prolific ideas, while staying up-to-date with the ever-changing trends in this sector to boost economic performance. The TeleCON is orchestrated every year with the objective of discussing the key challenges and opportunities in order to expand outreach, broadband and wireless connectivity, all while ensuring mobility, safety and security.”

Organized by SHAMROCK Conferences International, in cooperation with Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and the relevant ministries, this insightful forum is truly a prestigious assemblage of industry specialists, experts, regulators, technologists, professionals, visionaries, experts, academia, emerging media and investors from national and global enterprises and institutions.

Innovative ideas for enhancing Foreign-Direct Investments (FDI) will also be discussed and evaluated at the TeleCON 2017 along with discerning discussions on much-needed regulations in regards of cyber-crime, data security, safer exchange of information and other industry related challenges.

Minister of IT – Anusha Rahman to address the 10th annual TeleCON 2017

Minister of IT- Anusha Rahman to address the 10th annual TeleCON 2017


Sumera Saeed | April 27, 2017 | category: Mobile Phones

The Minister of State for Information Technology & Telecommunications – Honorable Ms. Anusha Rahman Khan will be the Chief Guest at the 10th Pakistan Telecommunication and ICT Conference (TeleCON 2017)  www.shamrockconferences.net), being held on 18th May, 2017, at the Marriott Hotel in Islamabad. The theme of this years’ conference is “Pakistan in the wake of Revolutionary Technologies and Solutions”.

The Chairman of Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) – Honorable Mr. Syed Ismail Shah will deliver the Keynote address. Other distinguished speakers will include; the Chief Executive of ICT R&D Fund – Mr. Yusuf Hussain and the President of Pakistan Software Houses Association (P@SHA) – Ms. Jehan Ara.

The President and CEO-SHAMROCK Communications Private Limited, Mr. Menin Rodrigues stated

“Over the past decade; the TeleCON has evolved as the most prestigious platform for sharing prolific ideas and enabling timely changes in this high-tech sector, to drive stronger economic performance. Generous support from global enterprises has greatly helped in orchestrating this productive initiative, to discuss key issues, challenges and opportunities, to  expand outreach, rural area connectivity, broadband, wireless access and connectivity, while ensuring mobility, safety and security.”

A large number of experts professionals and stakeholders attend this forum, organized annually by SHAMROCK Conferences International, with the cooperation of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), relevant ministries and the leading players of the industry. It is a prestigious assembly of the; industry specialists, regulators, technologists, visionaries, experts, academia, emerging media and investors from national and global enterprises and institutions. It is equally attractive and insightful for both the telecom and ICT enterprises, operating in the private or public sectors.

The experts will discuss challenges & opportunities to equip these rapidly evolving sectors in Pakistan, with revolutionary modern technologies, available in the developed world. Fresh ideas for enhancing Foreign-Direct Investments will also be discussed and evaluated, besides insightful discussions on the much needed regulations to control cyber-crime and other challenges in the industry. Data Security and safer exchange of information will also be among the focal topics at the forum.