Conferences Attended

International Events and Seminars 21st – 23rd September 2011 Dubai, UA Visited Dubai, UAE as a member of Pakistan’s Delegation to negotiate with the ETISALAT , Telecom Company of Dubai for settlement of outstanding issues of Pakistan Telecommunication Companies bought by ETISALAT  28th August – 2nd September 2011 Urumqi, China
Visited Urumqi, China as a member of President’s Entourage to negotiate with Chinese investors for promoting Chinese investment in Pakistan
18th -21st June, 2011 Singapore
Headed the Pakistan Delegation for holding Road Show to market Pakistan’s Exchangeable Bonds at Singapore Stock Exchange
21st -23rd June 2011 Hong Kong
Headed the Pakistan Delegation for holding Road Show to market Pakistan’s Exchangeable Bonds at Hong Kong Stock Exchange
10th April – 16th April, 2011 Ankara, Turkey
Visited Ankara, Turkey as a member of President’s Entourage to hold discussions with the Turkish Railways for starting Europe bound cargo train from Pakistan
1st – 4th October 2010 South Korea
Represented Government of Pakistan in Regional Food Security Conference, organized by the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO)
21st -23rd May 2010 Anatolia, Turkey
Attended Regional Food Security Conference organized by the Economic Cooperation Organization(ECO)
28th March – April 1st 2010 Edinburgh, Scotland , United Kingdom
Held negotiations with the Scottish Potato Council for import of seed potatoes into Pakistan and their collaboration in developing High yield potatoes seed in Pakistan
16th-18th November 2009 Rome, Italy
Represented Government of Pakistan at The World Summit on Food Security organized by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)[/accordion_item] 28th September – 2nd October 2009 Rome, Italy
Attended 137th Session of FAO Council held for the approval of Medium Term Plan 2010-13 and Programme of Work and Budget 2010-11 for FAO
May 3rd – 9th 2009 Tehran, Iran
Attended a meeting regarding Bilateral Agreement between Iran and Pakistan to Monitor, Control and Eradicate Trans – Boundary Diseases at Tehran as well as presented before the senior Iranian Government officers details on setting up a national animal and plant health inspection system on the same pattern as developed by Pakistan
29th -30thSeptember , 2008 New York, Washington, USA
Participated in the 3rd Session of Strategic Dialogue Between Pakistan and USA for extending cooperation between the two countries on agriculture research and development and other related issues
2nd -7th June, 2008 Washington, USA
Held discussions with Senator Tom Harkins, Chairman Senates Committee on Food and Agriculture U.S.A for soliciting aid to Pakistan to overcome the food crisis being faced by Pakistan and Afghanistan
9th – 10th June , 2008 London, United Kingdom
Participated in the International Grains Conference held biannually to forecast the international food grain scenario and make recommendations for taking remedial measures by the respective governments
16th – 18th January, 2008 Geneva, Switzerland
Attended a meeting regarding Trade Policy Review of Pakistan at WTO Secretariat Geneva
24th – 25th November, 2007 Dhaka, Bangladesh
Attended, as a member Pakistan’s delegation ,the 7th round of South Asian Regional Co-operation (SARC) Ministerial meeting on economic cooperation
15th – 16th October , 2007 Stratford – Upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Attended an International Policy Council’s (IPC) Seminar held for discussing the role of the private sector and government on Sustainability in Food and Agriculture
31st July – 4th August 2007 New Delhi, India
Member of Pakistan’s high level trade delegation to hold discussions with Indian Government for easing of trade restriction between the two countries under the umbrella of Composite Dialogue
14th – 17th May, 2007 Istanbul, Turkey
Participated in the Joint Meeting of the 31st Session of the Intergovernmental Group on Grains and the 42nd Session of the Intergovernmental Group on Rice
5th – 9th March, 2007 Rome, Italy
Attended 27th Session of the Committee on Fisheries (COFI) of FAO
20th-27th May, 2006 Cairo, Egypt
As a team leader of a delegation of 12 senior government officers attending National Management Course at Pakistan Administrative Staff College Lahore visited Egypt to see the functioning of Government and Semi-Government Institutions of Egypt for carrying out comparative analysis of such institutions with Pakistan
29thMay-5th June,2006 Brussels, Belgium
As a team leader of a delegation of 120 senior government officers attending National Management Course at Pakistan Administrative Staff College, Lahore visited Belgium to see the functioning of Government and Semi-Government Institutions of Belgium for carrying out comparative analysis of such institutions with Pakistan
6th -11th December,2005 Kiev, Ukraine
As a team leader of a delegation of 10 senior government officers attending National Management Course at Pakistan Administrative Staff College Lahore, visited Ukraine to see the functioning of Government and Semi-Government Institutions of Ukraine for carrying out comparative analysis of such institutions with Pakistan
12th -18th December,2005 Moscow, Russia
As a team leader of a delegation of 10 senior government officers attending National Management Course at Pakistan Administrative Staff College, Lahore visited Russia to see the functioning of Government and Semi-Government Institutions of Russia for carrying out comparative analysis of such institutions with Pakistan
4th -9th April,2003 Katmandu, Nepal
As a participant attending National Defence Course for senior officers at National Defence College, Islamabad visited Nepal to see the functioning of Government and Semi-Government Institutions of Nepal for carrying out comparative analysis of such institutions with Pakistan
10th-17th April 2003 Beijing and Shanghai, China
As a participant attending National Defence Course for senior officers at National Defence College, Islamabad visited China to see the functioning of Government and Semi-Government Institutions of China for carrying out comparative analysis of such institutions with Pakistan
21st-24th February,2000 Dunedin, New Zealand
As Secretary Health Department ,Punjab represented Government of Pakistan in a four day workshop on Health Issues in Mega Cities organized by the Kobe institute of Japan and World Health Organization
8th -10th August 1998 Kuwait
As Joint Secretary, National Accountability Bureau held negotiations with PAK –Kuwait Investment Company for retrieval of assets held by a notorious smuggler illegally with the company
National Confrences , Seminars and Lectures December 2011 Islamabad, Pakistan — Lecture
On Privatization in Pakistan; Challenges and prospects to mid-career officers of the Government of Pakistan belonging to various departments undergoing training at Secretariat Training Institute Islamabad
July 2011 Lahore, Pakistan — Moderator
Conducted a Case study on Pakistan Railways for the senior officers of various government departments at Executive Development Institute, National School of Public Policy , Lahore
June 2011 Lahore, Pakistan — Panelist
Assessed and evaluated the performance of trainee officers at the Workshop on Agricultural Development of Pakistan held at Senior Management Course, National School of Public Policy
July 2010 Lahore, Pakistan — Lecture
On current state of affairs prevailing in the agriculture sector of Pakistan and the way forward to solve the problems in this sector
November 2010 Islamabad, Pakistan — Chairman
High level Investigation Committee to probe into allegation of misuse of authority by the senior management of Capital Development Authority , Islamabad while awarding the contract for the construction Golf course at Islamabad
April 2009 Islamabad, Pakistan — Chairperson
Conference on Rural Food Security conducted by World Food Program.(WFP)
December 2008 Islamabad, Pakistan — Chairperson
Workshop to evaluate efficacy of the development projects initiated in Pakistan by International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD, Rome , Italy )
May 2006 Lahore, Pakistan — Moderator
Conducted Case Study on Mukhtaran Mai : The Victim Of Gang Rape in rural area in Punjab Pakistan to sensitize the senior officers of the Government of Pakistan regarding the social economic and political context of similar cases
April 2002 Lahore, Pakistan — Team leader
In-charge investigation team to conduct an inquiry against senior district administration for the alleged role in the death of 60 devotees during a stampede at the holy shrine of Baba Farid Shakraganj Pakpattan
18th -21st April 1989, Islamabad — Participant
Project Preparation, Management and implementation Techniques conducted by United Nations Development Program at Islamabad (UNDP)

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