The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Committee (ICE) is comprised of industry and academia experts nominated by the Governing Body of Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) based on the extensive experience in their subject matter.

The objectives of the committee are to:

  • Anticipate and provide innovative engineering solutions for the prevailing issues for socio-economic development
  • Formulate methodology of exchanging information between the stakeholders and PITC
  • Develop and execute academia industry linkage framework 
  • Encourage and support research & product development (R&PD) 
  • Pursue such other activities and services as deemed useful in advancing the state of knowledge and practice in the field of innovation, entrepreneurship

Meet Our Experts

Engr. Brig. Tariq Javed (R)


Engr. Brig Tariq Javed (R) is Advisor on Innovation to the Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) and has institutionalized Pakistan Innovation and Testing centre (PITC).

Engr. Dr. Zafar Ahmad

Deputy Convener

Dr. Zafar Ahmed Siddiqui is currently working as a Director at Office of Research Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC), Isra University, Hyderabad.

Engr. Dr. Mohsin Tiwana

Secretary Committee

Dr. Mohsin Tiwana received his Ph.D. in Biomedical engineering from University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia, and won Global Innovation Award of 2012.

Air Vice Marshal Asad Ikram


Mr. Asad Ikram (R) is an accomplished Professional Engineer (Pak), Fellow of Royal Aeronautical Society(UK) & Senior Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers(USA)

Engr. Gp. Cap. Riyasat Ali (R)


Gp. Cap. Riyasat Ali is the CEO of Aika technology and chairperson professional development Programme. He is an aeronautical engineer with 39+ years of experience.

Engr. Col. Naveed Zafar


Engr. Col Naveed(R) is an aerospace engineer with post graduate specialization in helicopter technology, and has served Pak army for 30 years in various roles.

Engr. Dr. Amjad Ali


Dr. Amjad Ali, is a PhD. in Communication & Information System from Beijing University, China, and appointed as Associate Professor at UET Peshawar.

Engr. Dr. Ishtiaq Ahmed


Zahoor Ahmed