Happenings at Durshal
Here is a list of events and happenings at Durshal
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board has successfully launched
01st Jul, 2019
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board has successfully launched the second cohort of Durshal incubation program on July 1, 2019. 40 new startups, across the province, have been selected through transparent section procedure for six districts including Peshawar, Mardan, Swat, Swabi, Abbottabad and Bunnu. During the six months incubation period the youth will attend different interactive sessions to boost their business ideas. It is worth to mention that in newly selected 40 startups, 13 startups are led by women. This shows the interest of women in information and communication...
Durshal: A Key Player In Providing A Growth-Conducive Environment For Startups
03rd Apr, 2019
Computer science and related fields are now among the fastest-growing areas of study at colleges and universities across Pakistan—over a 100,000 students graduate each year with technical degrees. Increasingly, these students, like their peers studying political science or journalism, care about making a difference.
For too long, however, organizations have failed to provide job opportunities in order to capitalize fully on the talents of this latest generation of students, resulting in a pool of brilliant and capable graduates wasting their...
An awareness yet brainstorming session with the potential startups was conducted at UET Mardan
14th Mar, 2019
The energetic vibes of 2nd cohort and Gender Inclusive Spaces reaches UET Mardan. An awareness yet brainstorming session with the potential startups was conducted.
Awareness Session at University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar
11th Mar, 2019
Durshal Calling 2nd Cohort. Outreach is on full swing. Awareness Session at U.E.T (University of Engineering & Technology) Peshawar. Igniting the spark of young Entrepreneurs. Team Durshal making students aware on Role of Durshal and the productive ground it offers to Entrepreneurs. Our successful startup ERISP’s CEO sharing his wonderful experience with the students. Durshal is thankful to team Y.E.S (Young Entrepreneur Society) U.E.T for its support.
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Awareness Session at University of Malakand
11th Mar, 2019
Enthusiasm in the students of University of Malakand for the 2nd cohort of Durshal swat is at its peak. Awareness session was held at UOM to bring the students up to speed with the application process and what Durshal has to offer.
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Session about Entrepreneurship at FAST National University
11th Mar, 2019
Entrepreneurs of today needs to be supported and provided with a Road map to success. Durshal is this platform for our young Entrepreneurs. Outreach drive at FAST University for our 2nd Cohort. Durshal is thankful to team NUCES- ACM for making it happen.
Durshal is taking applications for 2nd Cohort.
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Mr. Awais Adnan Session on decisions made on Business Analytics.
25th Feb, 2019
Statistics not only provide us a true picture of a business but also are a supportive tool in strategic decision making. Mr. Awais Adnan enabling Durshal’s startups to fly around based on decisions made on ‘Business Analytics”.
Dr. Fahad Abdullah, conducting a session on ‘Financial modelling and Valuation’ in Durshal Peshawar
15th Feb, 2019
Every organisation aspiring to be successful needs to have hands on skills for decision making and to be able to drive negotiations around buying and selling a business. Dr. Fahad Abdullah, conducting a session on ‘Financial modelling and Valuation’ in Durshal Peshawar to bring the incubatees up to speed on the modern financial modelling and evaluation techniques. Incubatees of Durshal swat and Durshal Mardan are looped in via webinar.
Session on Sales & Market Research
08th Feb, 2019
Startups come to Sprout at Durshal & we give them that arena in every facet. Marketing has a domineering charm in Revenue & Perfomance of a business. Revenue is bred via Marketing department, this is the physical touch point between Consumer & Company which represents it to the outside world.
Durshal outspreads its Gratitude to Dr. Muhammad Noman today for being our Esteemed Mentor.
WEBINAR by Mr. Pir Amad Shah
01st Feb, 2019
For Startups it is Prerequisite & Vital to Specify and capture, their target audience to excel in their own spheres. Business notions may vary from one Startup to another, but the tools to excel are identical.Scope of a Software will have great impression if it is accepted Geographically, Socially & Personally.
Roads to success are guided by Mentors. Our mentor Mr. Pir Amad Ali Shah imparting the knowledge of User Centered Design today via Webinar.
In-house Session by Dr. Nawaz
28th Jan, 2019
Dr. Nawaz is conducting a session of in-house mentors along with IM | Durshal incubates. Mentors are going to help startups with technical issues of their product development.
Mr. Khalid Razzaq sharing his experience about Online Search, Digital Advertising and Data Intelligence
22nd Jan, 2019
US Patent, Microsoft Great Achiever, a product Leader and Entrepreneur Mr. Khalid Razzaq sharing his experience of taking products from idea to success in Online Search, Digital Advertising and Data Intelligence with the startups of Durshal.
Startups at Durshal & Durshal benefited from the talk via Live Video Session.
Mr. Faisal Khan Director Maglev Consulting (pvt) Limited , helping startups regarding Taxation , Partnerships & Associations
17th Jan, 2019
Mr. Faisal Khan Director Maglev Consulting (pvt) Limited, a renowned Corporate & Tax advisor was at Durshal. He helped the startups with providing handy solutions regarding taxation, partnerships & Associations.
“The power of Tax is the power to destroy”, pay it wisely and pay it according!
Maryam Arshad sharing Views about "Growth Hacking" with startups
15th Jan, 2019
Maryam Arshad strongly believes that when people and ideas get together, great things are bound to happen. Founder at Impact Dynamics, Maryam firmly believes in stirring change through driving solutions to problems through ideas and knowledge sharing.
Growth hacking is not just another intangible concept. Forget “pivoting” and “iterating.” It's all about growth hacking. Sharing her valuable views with the startups of Durshal across all the centres.
Miss Gullalai A. Khan visit to Durshal Mardan
14th Jan, 2019
Miss Gullalai A. Khan was at Durshal, She is an Entrepreneur, An Academician and digital media enthusiast. In the visionary light of her experience in "Branding & Marketing" at Southampton University UK, She highlighted to the startups of 1st cohort about how important it is to build a personal brand because it's the only thing you're going to have.
The knowledgeable session was broadcast-ed via webinar for the startups at Durshal.
Session on Project Management Tools by Mr. Ebtihaj Khan (Project Manager Code for Pakistan)
10th Jan, 2019
Session on Project Management Tools for Durshal's Startup via Video Conferencing from Durshal Peshawar with Durshal Mardan & Durshal Swat by Mr. Ebtihaj Khan (Project Manager Code for Pakistan).
To Run, Monitor & Execute a project it is requisite to Empower the startups with Project Management Tools. Durshal Connecting all its Startups.
Training Workshop by Dr. Amir Saeed (Assistant Professor Institute of Business (IoBM) Karachi
02nd Jan, 2019
Dr. Amir Saeed, Assistant Professor Institute of Business Management (IoBM) Karachi conducted training workshop on "Branding & Marketing" with startups at IM|Durshal Incubation, IMSciences, Peshawar.
Fiverr TRS Session with Aitazaz Khan (Top Rated Seller)
28th Dec, 2018
Learn to Earn from Fiverr TRS Session was a great learning opportunity for the startups as well as freelancers from different parts of the region.
The session was broadcasted Live at Durshal Peshawar & Swat, where participants benefited from Aitazaz Khan (Top Rated Seller). Durshal is looking forward to arrange another workshop with hands on experience on FIVERR & other online opportunities.
KPITB creating an impact, bring the change
Qazi Waheed Follow-up Session with IM Durshal
28th Dec, 2018
Qazi Waheed, Assistant professor IMSciences Peshawar is having a follow-up mentoring session with the IM Durshal startups.
Productive awareness sessions about Durshal Gender inclusive spaces at Kabal Degree College and University Swat
27th Dec, 2018
For the talented youth and budding entrepreneurs of swat, Stepping into Durshal is the starting point of their next leap forward. Productive awareness sessions about Durshal Gender inclusive spaces and and the next cohort in Kabal Degree College and University of Swat.
Monthly Progress Meeting with Startups
26th Dec, 2018
Monthly Progress Meeting with Startups to evaluate their Performance. Preparing startups for Acceleration Phase. Durshal taking care of all the needs of it Startups.
Excel Master Class
21st Dec, 2018
Durshal Providing hands on experience to the startups. We aim to nurture the lot from scratch to top. Equipping them with basic skills along with state of the art knowledge impart.
Webinar at Durshal Swat!
21st Dec, 2018
Durshal Providing hands on experience to the startups across the board. We aim to nurture the lot from scratch to top. Equipping them with basic skills along with state of the art knowledge impart.
Excel Master Class
Team Durshal visite to Swabi University (UOS)
21st Dec, 2018
KPITB is committed to empower technology startups.Team Durshal visited University of Swabi (UOS) for an interactive awareness session, on Entrepreneurship and Gender Inclusive Durshal.
The efforts of the Durshal Team in empowering the youth were widely appreciated by the audience and were looking forward to avail these opportunities and play a vital role in digital economy.
Team Durshal thanks UOS for being an amazing host.
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A session of Durshal Startups with KP Badloon on securing Interest Free Finances from BOK
17th Oct, 2018
To develop a startup ecosystem it is imperative to create synergies with all the stakeholders to bring them on a single platform to Mentor, to Coach and to Develop entrepreneurial attitudes of startups. We understand finance is one of the main reason stopping startups to become the next big unicorn, and for this reason a session on securing startup finances from the architect of the concept "KP Badloon" was arranged at Durshal Peshawar. Mr. Emad Saifullah Khan shared insights regarding how the startups in general and startups from Durshal specifically can secure interest free finances from...
Toplist.pk A Durshal start up award ceremony
13th Oct, 2018
Toplist.pk on of Durshal's startups marked a concrete step by awarding its mini franchises in Peshawar. The fruit of disciplined mentoring & dedicated commitment from staff has proven to be amazing. We are aiming high to award more of such in other areas of KP.
Our startups like "Toplist.pk" have already started providing job opportunities in the region.
Team KPITB Meeting with IM Durshal Team
12th Oct, 2018
Team KPITB meets IM Durshal team, they are all geared up to join Pakistan's largest network of incubation centers, Durshal.
'Jazz Gurus' team visit to Durshal Hub Peshawar
11th Oct, 2018
Members of 'Jazz Gurus' team visited Durshal Hub Peshawar to help our startups with the development of their 'Vision and Mission'. Startups were coached on the importance and alignment of a business's 'Vision and Mission' with it's operation and how to leverage it to attract customers.
It was a great experience and a boost for the Startups. Thank you Jazz!
10th Oct, 2018
We had an exciting and extremely busy week at Durshal Peshawar where social entrepreneurs from all over KP assembled for a Bootcamp conducted by DEMO - Ideas for Impact with the support of UNDP Pakistan and KPITB. All the startups had to pass through a 5-day rigorous training that was carefully designed to equip them for their entrepreneurial journey from inception to fruition.
The most encouraging aspect of this Bootcamp was that 45% of the participants were women entrepreneurs. Based on the overwhelmingly positive response we are confident that all these startups will now go on to...
Mr. Kamran Bangash( Special Assistant to CM for I.T) and Mr. Sher Ali Arbab (MNA NA-30) visit to Durshal Hub Peshawar
10th Oct, 2018
Mr. Kamran Bangash( Special Assistant to CM for I.T) and Mr. Sher Ali Arbab (MNA NA-30) visited Durshal Hub Peshawar and met the Startups.Startup teams briefed them about their innovatives ideas.
Both the dignitaries appreciated the ideas of Startups and took keen interest in Durshal.
KPITB & Durshal is thankful for their Support.
Monthly Progress Meeting with Durshal Hub Peshawar Startups
09th Oct, 2018
Monthly Progress Meeting with Durshal Hub Peshawar Startups. Project Coordinator resolving issues related to the Projects of startups. KPITB Durshal platform working hand in hand with their Startups.