Dr. E William Colglazier, Science and Technology Adviser to US Secretary of State Visited National University of Sciences & Technology NUST, Islamabad. In welcome remarks, Rector NUST highlighted the efforts being made at NUST to promote innovation and entrepreneurship. During his visit a presentation was delivered by the USAID funded Center for Advanced Studies in Energy (CAS-EN), highlighting the program objectives and deliverables with emphasis on promoting the (a) academia-industry linkage, (b) applied research, and (c) science and technology based energy policy. Dr. Colglazier appreciated the Centre’s vision in addressing some of Pakistan’s outstanding challenges in the energy sector. The presentation was attended by Rector and Prorector (P&R) NUST besides the Dean/Principal, PD and HoD CAS-EN.