Yusuf Hussain spoke about how the startups can benefit from Ignite initiatives on 6 December, 2017 at nest i/o Pasha’s technology incubator.
Ignite (Formerly known as National ICT R&D Fund Company) is mandated to fund commercialization of research in fourth industrial wave technologies and ecosystem development initiatives to fulfill its mission of creating a knowledge economy. It is created to transform Pakistan’s economy by promoting efficient, sustainable and effective ICT initiatives through synergic development of industrial and academic resources.
About the speaker: Yusuf Hussain is a technology enthusiast, angel investor and entrepreneur currently serving as CEO of Ignite, formerly National ICT R&D Fund, which funds start-ups focused on 4th industrial wave tech, incubators, digital skills training, and other initiatives. In the past, he has served as Founder/CEO of CresSoft Inc, MD/CEO of PSEB, MD of LMKR, and as Senior IT Advisor to the World Bank.