An inspirational seminar for the students was organised by ASAB on 9th September, 2015 at the ASAB auditorium. The keynote speaker was Professor Dr. Khalid Iqbal who is the chairman, Department of Neurochemistry, New York State Institute for Basic Research, USA. The main theme of the talk was “How to be a successful scientist”, during which Dr. Khalid Iqbal drew on his personal experiences to highlight some important characteristics of an accomplished scientist. He inspired students by sharing his revolutionary discoveries related to the Alzheimer’s disease. A considerable number of students and faculty members benefited from the talk. Dr Tauqeer Ahmed of ASAB was the key coordinator of this event.