The NUST Institute of Policy Studies (NIPS) aims to foster nation building by utilising knowledge input for accelerating the processes of socioeconomic development in the country. NIPS is a fast developing academic think tank, acting as a robust policy research, analysis, and advocacy forum for formulating correct and viable solutions to national problems.
In line with its mandate, NIPS is organising a national seminar on “Economic Insight – The Way Forward” on July 23, 2019, at the Jinnah Auditorium, NUST, Sector H-12, Islamabad. The honourable President of Pakistan, Dr Arif Alvi, will be the Chief Guest. The seminar programme will discuss economy related issues and discussions on some of the key issues, and will be followed by two concurrent roundtable discussion sessions where the subject will be deliberated in greater detail –the topics of the presentations in the two sessions will be "Macroeconomic Challenges" and "Pakistan’s Trade Relations with China and India" respectively. The seminar will be attended by statesmen, senior Government officials, business leaders, diplomats, public intellectuals, policy experts, journalists, civil society representatives, academics, researchers, scholars, and students.