The 4th Meeting of National Technology Council (NTC) was held on 24th April 2019 at 10:00 hrs in Lecture Hall of HEC Headquarter H-9/1, Islamabad. The Meeting started with recitation from Holy Quran. First session was presided by Dr. Tariq Banuri, Chairman HEC. He welcomed the participants and appreciated the holding of Council Meeting. Chairman HEC emphasized on Standardization of quality education, Infrastructure development and desired service structure for engineering technologists.
Maj Gen Akbar Saeed Awan (Retd), Chairman NTC, chaired the second session of the meeting. The participants confirmed minutes of 3rd Bi-annual Meeting, discussed NTC’s progress and new agenda points. The Council also discussed about Engineering Technology education programs at bachelor’s level and the Graduate Engineering Technologists assume special significance in view of immense potential offered by actualization of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Chairman NTC expressed his sincere appreciation to all the participants for their contributions and participation in the 4th Annual Meeting of NTC. The meeting ended with a vote of thanks to the Chair.