Belgium Focus Day
A mindboggling event recognized as “Belgium Focus Day” was organized by IEEE CS CUI in collaboration with International Office.
The First Secretary of the Belgium Embassy, Dr. Bruno Vandecasteele conducted an interactive session on “Studying in Belgium”.
The chances Belgium offers for studying and teaching in the country were also presented to potential candidates looking to avail these opportunities.
The attendees were also given a session on the scholarships and fundings that Belgium has to offer. If anymore wished to study in Belgium soon, Belgium Focus Day was the event for them to act as a foundation for a successful educational career overseas.
GDSC Information Session
IEEE CS collaborated with Google Cloud Islamabad (known as GCDC Islamabad at that time) to arrange an information session on Google Developer Student Club. The lead of GDG Cloud Islamabad, Ms. Irum Zahra was the guest speaker for the event. She discussed the importance of creating Developer Clubs in universities and more importantly, Pakistan. This session eventually led to the creation of a Developer Student Club working spectacularly in COMSATS University Islamabad.
Hacktoberfest in CUI
On the 25th October 2019, Hacktoberfest was organized by IEEE CS CUI in collaboration with Facebook Developer Circle. The aim was to provide an informative and easy-to-understand platform to encourage students to contribute to the Open Source Community via GitHub in an interactive session. During the session, the speaker for the occasion, Mr. Junaid Khalid, the President of ACM NUST talked about GitHub and explained the rules for Hacktoberfest, a global competition based on making pull requests and contributing to open source.
The Art of Speaking : A Public Speaking Seminar
On March 3rd, 2020, IEEE Computer Society COMSATS University Islamabad organized “The Art of Speaking” just for one specific purpose – To get rid of our fear of public speaking. We invited two speakers to the event. The first was a former chairperson of IEEE CUI, Waleed Bin Nasir who is undoubtedly one of the best motivational speakers to ever walk into COMSATS University Islamabad. The second was the Founder of Mind 2.0, Zara Shafique. She is a woman that has public speaking down as a talent. She is globally recognized as she was the runner up for the 2017 Present Around the World competition.