Key Note Speaker Zaffar M. Nasar, PhD
Dr. Nasar is Professor in the College of Business, University of Modern Sciences, before this he served at American University in the Emirates (AUE) as Dean of College of Business. He has also served as Professor of Economics/Chief of Research and Dean at Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE); besides, he worked in the Government of Pakistan as Director General for Policies in the Policy Planning Cell. In 2010, he was appointed Director on the Board of Directors of National Transmission and Dispatch Company (NTDC) by the Prime Minister of Pakistan. Dr. Nasar also worked on research projects financed by World Bank, IMF, Asian Development Bank, United Nation (UNICEF, ILO, UNHCR, and UNDP), and International Development Research Centre (IDRC). He has published many research article in high ranked journals and advised more than 50 PhD/MS students.