A delegation from the Centre of Excellence-China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CoE-CPEC) consisting of Dr. Shahid Rashid, Dr. Saleem Janjua, and Mr. Adnan Khan had a joint meeting with representatives of Government of Balochistan, Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences (BUITEMS), Quetta, and Urban Unit, Lahore at BUITEMS Campus, Quetta on 10-07-2017. The agenda of the meeting was to discuss the organization of the seminar titled “Urban and Economic Development in Balochistan in the context of CPEC” tentatively planned In September at Quetta, Balochistan.
It was suggested that the proposed seminar should consist of six sessions. CoE-CPEC has proposed speakers and topics for the sessions. Some of the proposed topics are,
- Historic Perspective & Prospects of CPEC
- Economic & Industrial Development and SEZ
- Connectivity Logistics and Sustainable Urban Transport (SUT)
Urban Development division at CoE CPEC headed by Dr. Saleem Janjua is in process of finalization of technical and administrative details of the seminar along with other stakeholders including Urban Unit, BUITEMS and Balochistan Govt. to make it a successful and beneficial event.