Day 2 – Mar 12

Event Programme

DAY 2
TimeHall 1 (Auditorium)Hall 2Hall 3Hall 4 (Conference Room)
11:00 - 12:00  

DF - Presentation with Q&A

The Exciting World of Innovation

Moderator
Mr Nassir Mahmud Kasuri 
Presenter
Dr Atta Ur Rahman 

BF - Presentations

The Future of Schooling

Moderator
Dr Framji Minwalla 
Panellist
Mr Bilal Musharraf 
Ms Jaweria Sethi 
Dr Lawrence Bernard Michael Burke 
Mr Saad Hamid 

EF - Panel Discussion

Hamari Zabaan, Hamari Pehchaan

Moderator
Mr Wajid Jawad 
Panellist
Bari Mian 
Mr Harris Khalique 
Mr Qasim Jafri 
Ms Riffat Naheed Sajjad 

IF - Panel Discussion

Minority Reports: Where do we go from here?

Moderator
Mr Mansoor Ali Khan 
Panellist
Mr Harji Lal
Mr Haroon Khalid 
Ms Tahira Abdullah 
Mr Wusatullah Khan 
12:10 - 13:10  

BF - Panel Discussion

CPEC and the Future of the Region: Socio-cultural and Economic Perspectives

Moderator
Ms Mehmal Sarfraz 
Panellist
Mr Alex Haines 
Mr Rashed Rahman
Mr Riaz Mohammad Khan
Dr Safdar Sohail

IF - Panel Discussion

Identity Matters: Beyond Binary Schools

Moderator
Ms Marvi Sirmed 
Panellist
Jannat Ali 
Ms Kami Chouhdry  
Ms Neeli Rana 
Mr Sumair Ali Khan 

EF - Panel Discussion

Art Without Boundaries

Moderator
Ms Sidra Iqbal 
Panellist
Ms Gillian Rhodes 
Mr Haider Ali 
Mr Harsh Narayan  
Ms Qudsia Rahim 
Ms Sheema Kermani 

GYM - Gymboree Talks: Panel Discussion

Working Men: Harmonising Home and Work

Moderator
Ms Sophia Kasim Kasuri 
Panellist
Mr. Ali Ahmad Khan
Mr Anjum Amin
Mr Bilal Musharraf 
Mr Taimur Rehman
13:20 - 14:20  

SF - Panel Discussion

Global Media in a Post-truth Era

Moderator
Ms Moni Mohsin 
Panellist
Mr Alex Haines 
Ms Gelareh Kiazand 
Ms Marriyum Aurangzeb  
Mr Murtaza Solangi

IF - Panel Discussion

The Future of Masculinity

Moderator
Ms Aurélie Salvaire 
Panellist
Mr Jamshed Kazi 
Ms Lina Khalefa 
Ms Sadia Khatri 
Mr Salman Sufi 

BF - Debate

Aid for Pakistan? No Thanks

Debater
Dr Ashfaque Hasan Khan 
Mr Fawad Chaudhry 
Mr Herman Bergsma 
Mr Naeem Sadiq 
Moderator
Ms Ayesha Tammy Haq 

EF - Panel Discussion

STEAM - Teaching it Well

Moderator
Ms Aqsa Khawaja 
Panellist
Mr Jamal Shah 
Mr Salman Hameed 
Mr Shamyl Bin Mansoor 
Mr Yousuf Kerai 
14:30 - 15:30  

IF - Interactive Session

Meet the Pakistan Women`s Cricket Team

Moderator
Ms Afia Salam 
Panellist
Ms Bismah Mahroof
Ms Nida Dar 
Ms Sana Mir 

EF - Panel Discussion

Fashion for the Future

Moderator
Ms Iram Zia Raja 
Panellist
Mr Amin Gulgee 
Ms Hirra Babar 
Mr Martijn Van Strien 
Ms Sonya Battla 

SF - Panel Discussion

No Land for Refugees

Moderator
Ms Asma Sherazi
Panellist
Mr Ghazi Salahuddin 
Dr Kaiser Bengali 
Mr Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri 

BF - Panel Discussion

The Reality of Climate Change?

Moderator
Mr Nadeem Ahmad 
Panellist
Dr Ghulam Rasul 
Mr Hammad Naqi Khan 
Mr Herman Bergsma 
Ms Rina Saeed Khan 
15:40 - 16:40  

EF - Panel Discussion

Music Matters

Moderator
Mr Zohaib Kazi 
Panellist
Ms Ayla Raza 
H E Ivan Ivanissevich 
Ms Tina Sani 
Mr Yousuf Kerai 

DF - Panel Discussion

The Good, Bad and Ugly of Social Media

Moderator
Ms Zebunnisa Burki 
Panellist
Mr Badar Khusnood 
Mr Faisal Javed Khan 
Ms Jehan Ara 
Mr Kashif Naseer 
Ms Moni Mohsin 

IF - Panel Discussion

Education Reform In Pakistan: Separating Reality From Rhetoric

Moderator
Mr Isfundiar Kasuri 
Panellist
Mr Ali Raza 
Mr Jibran Nasir 
Ms Joanna Reid 
Ms Nadia Naviwala 

BF - Panel Discussion

Who Owns Our Cultural Heritage?

Moderator
Ms Ayesha Tammy Haq 
Panellist
Ms Nigar Nazar 
Mr Salman Rashid 
Ms Sheema Kermani 
Mr Wajid Jawad 
16:50 - 17:20  

BF - Presentation with Q&A

A Forest in your Backyard

Moderator
Mr Sibel Ahmed Mufti 
Presenter
Mr Shubhendu Sharma 

16:50 - 17:50  

GYM - Gymboree Talks

Bitsy Brainy Food in Association with Tuscany Courtyard

Presenter
Chef Zaryan Turab
Puppetry by Farooq Qaiser

Performers
Mr Farooq Qaiser 

17:20 - 17:50  
Comedy Session with Shafaat Ali

Performers
Mr Shafaat Ali Syed 

Whereas this event is open to the public, Beaconhouse is a private organization and, as such, reserves its rights to deny admission to anyone without assigning any reason. We thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

PLEASE NOTE:

  1. Children under 12 years of age are not permitted in panel discussions, workshops and presentations; however, there are many activities available for children at the event including Gymboree On The Go, the FULL STEAM exhibits, food stalls and the evening entertainment sessions.
  2. Guests are requested to take their seats 5 minutes before the start of a session.
  3. Doors will be closed once a session starts.
  4. This is a free event, however seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. We regret that no more visitors will be allowed once a hall/space fills up.
  5. The use of mobile phones is strictly prohibited during sessions.
  6. For your own safety, all visitors may be subject to a security search along with bags etc.
  7. Rights of admission reserved.