International Seminar – Feb 19-20

Concept Note

International Seminar 2018

Bridging Government and Private Decision Makers’ Agenda in Mainstreaming Disaster Impact Resiliency towards Business Continuity

 

DATE: 19 (Monday) - 20 (Tuesday) February 2018 | 9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

VENUE: Student Service Center, Lahore College for Women University (LCWU), Lahore Pakistan

 

Theme: Investing in Business Continuity


 

Program of Activities

Tentative Program – Day One

Time         

Activity/Title of the

Presentation

Person or Institution In charge
09:00 – 09:30 Registration
09:30 – 09:40

Opening Remarks

Prayer and National Anthem

Ms. Shaista Jabeen and Ms. Iqra Nawaz
09:40 – 09:50 Welcome Message

Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Uzma Quraishi,

Lahore College for Women University (LCWU), Lahore

09:50– 10:00 Introduction of Guest of Honour

Prof. Dr. Shaker Mahmood Mayo,

City and Regional Planning Department, LCWU, Lahore

10:00– 10:15 Guest of Honour Message to the Participants

Hon. Mahar Ijaz Ahmad Achlana,

Minister Punjab Disaster Management Department

10:15 – 10:30 Guest Speaker

Lieutenant General Omar Mahmood

Hayat/Representative Chairman National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), Islamabad

Resource Speakers Session Plenary Session

Chair of the Session: Asst. Prof. Rabia Asif

In-charge Department of Management Science LCWU, Lahore Pakistan

10:30 – 10:45

Resource Speaker:

Integration of Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation in Pakistan

Engr. Rabiya Mukhtar

Disaster Risk Management Specialist at Project Implementation Unit-Provincial Disaster Management Authority, Lahore Pakistan

10:45 – 11:00

Resource Speaker: GIS Based Strategy for Economic and Social Recovery of Selected Floodaffected Areas in Punjab, Pakistan.

Dr. Tabassam Raza

Associate Dean and Director DRM Unit, PSBA, Manila, Philippines & Head, DRM and CCA University of the Philippines Planning and Development Research Foundation, Inc. Philippines

11:00 – 11:15

Resource Speaker:

TBA

Prof. Dr. Nasira Jabeen

Dean Faculty of Management and Economics Director IAS, Punjab University

11:15 – 11:30 Open Forum Student Service Center, LCWU
11.30 – 12.00

Tea Break

 
12:00 – 01:00

Panel Discussion

Bridging Government and Private Decision Makers’ Agenda in Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction in Local Planning

Round 1

·      Questions asked by Moderator

·         Response by Panel members

Round 2

·      Questions asked by the audience

·         Response by the panel members and audience

Panel Guest

·      Prof. Dr. ,M. Atiq ur Rahman (LCWU), Lahore (Moderator)

·      Prof. Dr. Tabassam Raza (PSBA-Manila) Panel Member

·      Dr. Ghulam Rasul, Director General of Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD)

·      Dr. Nighat Ansari         Assistant Professor ,IAS ,University of thePunjab

·      Mr. Hameed Ullah Malik,     Projec t Director Project Implementation Unit-Provincial Disaster Management Authority, Lahore Pakistan

01:00 – 01:15

Distribution of Plaque of

Appreciation, Group Photo and

Synthesis

Professor Dr. Uzma Quraishi

Vice Chancellor Lahore College for Women University

&

Dr. Shaker Mayo

City and Regional Planning Department, LCWU, Lahore

01:15 – 2.00 LUNCH

Committee Room Lahore College for Women University, Lahore

 

Tentative Program - Day Two

 
Time         

Activity/Title of the

Presentation

Person or Institution In charge
09:00 – 09:30 Registration
09:30 – 09:40

Opening Remarks

Prayer and National Anthem

Ms. Shaista Jabeen and Ms. Iqra Nawaz
09:40 – 09:50 Welcome Message

Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Uzma Quraishi,

Lahore College for Women University

(LCWU), Lahore

09:50– 10:00 Introduction of Guest of Honour

Prof. Dr. Shaker Mahmood Mayo,

City and Regional Planning Department, LCWU, Lahore

10:00– 10:15 Guest of Honour Message to the Participants

Mr. Akhlaq Ahmad Tarar

Member Federal Public Service Commission Government of Pakistan, Islamabad

10:15 – 10:30 Guest Speaker

Lt. Gen. Sajjad Akram

Deputy Chairman Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Authority (ERRA) HQ Main Murree Road Opposite Margala Town, Islamabad

Resource Speakers Session Plenary Session

Chair of the Session: Lecturer Sobia Hassan

In-charge Department of Public Administrations LCWU, Lahore Pakistan

10:30 – 10:45

Resource Speaker:

Integration of Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation in Pakistan

Plnr. Mubushar Hussain

General Manager Urban Planning Osmani and Company Private Limited, Pakistan

10:45 – 11:00

Resource Speaker:

NGOs and Private Sector involvement in Post-Disaster Housing Recovery: A Case in Japan after Great Earthquake

Dr. Sachi Suzuki

International Research Institute of Disaster Sciences (IRIDeS) Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan

11:00 – 11:15 Resource Speaker:

Prof. Dr. Tabassam Raza

Associate Dean and Director DRM Unit, PSBA, Manila, Philippines

&

Head, DRM and CCA University of the Philippines Planning and Development Research Foundation, Inc. Philippines

11:15 – 11:30 Open Forum

Student Service Center, LCWU

 

11.30 – 12.00

Tea Break

 
12:00 – 01:00

Panel Discussion

Bridging Government and Private Decision Makers’ Agenda in Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction in Local Planning

Round 1

·      Questions asked by Moderator

·         Response by Panel members

Round 2

·      Questions asked by the audience

·         Response by the panel

members and audience

Panel Guest

·      Prof. Dr. Tabassam Raza, (PSBA Manila) (Moderator)

·      Ms. Qaisera Sheikh        Former President women chamber of commerce and Industry

·      Dr. Hafiz Zafar Ahmed     Assistant Professor Hailey college of Commence, New Campus ,Punjab University ,Lahore

·      Dr. Muneer Ahmed Mangrio Director general National health emergency preparedness Response network (NHEPRN) Islamabad.

·      Col. Thair Pervez  Dar,      Chief Coordinator, Reconstruction Directorate ERRA

01:00 – 01:15

Distribution of Plaque of

Appreciation, Group Photo and

Synthesis

Professor Dr. Uzma Quraishi

Vice Chancellor

Lahore College for Women University

&

Dr. Shaker Mayo

City and Regional Planning Department,

LCWU, Lahore

01:15 – 2.00 LUNCH

Committee Room Lahore College for Women University, Lahore

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