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Steering Committee


The steering committee is very important; their job is to make financial decisions for the project and to measure progress against the specific objectives, milestones, and deliverables of each work package. Another goal is to create metrics to assess the impact of the work. Members ensure that their own infrastructure members are well-coordinated. They are in charge of overseeing the consolidation of the various projects’ data-infrastructure requirements and developing a joint policy on issues. Finally, to monitor the sustainability of the infrastructure components being developed and to develop a plan for support following the completion of the grant.

UCP – ORIC Steering Committee

  • Dr. Nassar Ikram – Pro Rector
  • Dr. Athar Mansoor – Director ORIC
  • Dr. Ali Faisal Murtaza – Director Research
  • Director Innovation and Commercialization
  • Dr. Shabbar Ahmad Kazmi – Dean, Faculty of Information Technology
  • Dr. Faisal Mustafa – Dean, Faculty of Management Studies
  • Prof Dr. Muhammad Akram Tahir – Dean, Faculty of Engineering
  • Dr. Fehmida Sultana – Dean, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
  • Dr. Mahtab Ahmad Khan – Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy
  • Dr. Javaid Iqbal – Dean, Faculty of Life Sciences
  • Dr. Rizwana Kausar – Associate Dean, Faculty of Sciences
  • Prof Dr. Taimoor-ul-Hassan – Dean, Faculty of Media and Communication Studies
  • Mr. Hamed K. Lateef – CEO TTI Testing Laborateries
  • Mr. Rehmatullah Javed – Chairman Grand Group Pakistan
  • Mr. Abrar Ahmed – CEO SRC (Pvt) Ltd
  • Mr. Adil Bashir – Associate Professor – Univeristy of Auburn
  • Ms. Melissa Fitzgerald – Chair in Food Scinece and Tech – The University of Queensland
  • Dr. Sergi Sauri Marchain – Assistant Professor at UPC and Director of Center for Innovation in Transportation (CENIT)
  • Ms. Hadia Awan – Dean, Faculty of Law
  • Mr. Raheel Anjum Bhatti – Registrar