Panellists

Speakers & Presenters

Mr Gauher Aftab Ahmad

Director Business Development, Paasban The Guardian

Ms Schehrezade Ahmed

Founder, The Lyceum School

Ms Anjum Ahmed

Educationist

Senator Aitzaz Ahsan

Leader of the Opposition, Senate of Pakistan

Mr Imtiaz Alam

Regional Secretary General, SAFMA

Ms Amina Ali

Educator

Mr Amjad Islam Amjad

Poet, Director, Curriculum Wing Punjab Textbook Board, Lahore

Mr Qasim Aslam

Co-Founder, The History Project

Mr M A Shigeyuki Ataka

Ms Farieha Aziz

Director, Bolo Bhi

Mr Ali Azmat

Singer, Musician

Ms Hala Bashir

Project Leader, Walled City of Lahore Conservation

Mr Yasser Bashir

CEO & Founder, Arbisoft

Munnu Bhai

Columnist, Poet, Writer

Ms Haiya Bukhari

Stylist &Fashion editor

Dr Lawrence Bernard Michael Burke

Director of Education, Beaconhouse School System

Mr Fawad Chaudhry

Ms Kami Chouhdry

Trans Rights Activist

Dr Mariam Chughtai

Associate Director, LUMS School of Education Project

Mr Tauqeer Dar

Former Hockey Olympian, Pakistan National Hockey Team

Mr Lee Davis

Deputy Director for Education, Cambridge International Examinations

Ms Attiya Dawood

Playwright, Poet, Activist

Mr Roilo Golez

Philippine Politician

Ms Madiha Gul

Co-Founder, Mishermayl Productions

Mr Arif Hasan

Ms Salima Hashmi

Professor, School Of Visual Arts and Design, BNU

Ms Fakhra Hassan

1947 Archive

Mr Jude Heaton

Programme Director, Teach For Malaysia

Ms Rumana Husain

Author, Illustrator

Mr Shoaib Iqbal

Director / Founder, The Little Art

Mr Ahsan Iqbal

Federal Minister Planning & Development, Islamic Republic of Pakistan

Ms Baela Raza Jamil

Director Programs, Idara-e-Taleem-o-Aagahi

Ms Farzana Jan

President, TransAction KPK

Mr Tapu Javeri

Fashion and Art photographer

Mr Wajid Jawad

Ms Zehra Kamal

Clinical Psychologist

Mr Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri

Former Foreign Minister of Pakistan

Mr Nassir Mahmud Kasuri

Executive Director, Beaconhouse School System

Mr Jamshed Kazi

Country Representative, UN Women Pakistan

Mr Yousuf Kerai

Lecturer, Mathematics School of Science & Engineering

Ms Sheema Kermani

Director, Tehrik-e-Niswan

Ms Kiran Khan

Pakistan Olympian Swimmer

Mr Nausher Khan

Programme Manager, Khwajasira Support Program

Mr Uzair Khan

Cofounder & Chairman, iKNOWvation Labs Global Initiative

Mr Hammad Naqi Khan

Director General/CEO, WWF-Pakistan

Mr Uzair Khan

Member of National Assembly, Pakistan

Master Muhammad Ayub Khan

Educator & Philanthropist

Ms Hajra Khan

Captain, Pakistan National Women`s Football Team

Ms Sadia Khatri

Journalist

Girls at Dhaba

Mr Hassan Khattak

Director Examinations Services, British Council Pakistan

Mr Badar Khusnood

Vice president, Bramerz.pk

Mr John Lipton

Team Leader, GDSI Ltd

Dr Margaret Madden

Professor of Education, Notre Dame Institute of Education

Ms Rubi Mahmood

Programme Manager, School Development Division , Abu Dhabi Education Council

Ms Sanayah Malik

Citizen Archives Pakistan

Dr Naveed A Malik

Rector, Virtual University of Pakistan

Mr Adnan Malik

Actor, Model

Mr Mian Imran Masood

Former Punjab Education Minister

Dr Framji Minwalla

Programme Director, Communication & Design, Habib University, Karachi

Ms Aatekah Mir

Corporate Media Relations Manager, Nestle Pakistan

Ms Zehra Moinuddin

Integrative Psychodynamic Therapist

Ms Kimberley Motley

Founder, Motley Legal

Mr Kamil Khan Mumtaz

CEO, Kamil Khan Mumtaz Architects

Ms Nadine Murtaza

Founder, Dheere Bolo

Ms Kishwar Naheed

Senior Urdu Poet

Dr S Sohail H Naqvi

Vice Chancellor, LUMS

Mr Jibran Nasir

Lawyer and Civil/Political Rights Activist

Dr Nasir Abbas Nayyar

Assistant Professor Of Urdu, Punjab University, Lahore

Ms Nigar Nazar

CEO, Gogi Studios

Mr Daniyal Noorani

CEO, KaroKuch

Dr Feriha Peracha

Clinical Psychologist, NARI

Mr Deepak Perwani

Fashion Designer

Mr Abdul Qadir

Former Test Cricket Captain, Pakistan Cricket Team

Mr Taimur Rahman

Academic, Musician

Assistant Professor, Lahore University of Management Sciences

Mr Rashid Rana

Dean, School Of Visual Arts and Design, BNU

Ms Bindiya Rana

President, Gender Interactive Alliance

Mr Anis ur Rehman

Vice Chairman, Special Olympics Pakistan

Mr Ibn Abdur Rehman

Secretary General, Human Rights Commission of Pakistan

Mr Hassan Askari Rizvi

Senior Military and Political Analyst

Mr Ali Aftab Saeed

Comedian & Musician

Dr Umar Saif

Chairman, Punjab Information Technology Board

Vice Chancellor, Information Technology University

Mr Ghazi Salahuddin

Senior Journalist

Ms Afia Salam

Journalist

Ms Amna Salik

Senior Specialist I & M, Abu Dhabi Education Council, UAE

Ms Aurelie Salvaire

Founder, Shift Balance

Ms Tina Sani

Musician

Mr Imran Sarwar

Co-Founder & Managing Director, Rabtt

Dr Waqar Shahid

Mr Saad Sultan

Dr Shershah Syed

Writer, Poet

Ms Insiya Syed

Award Winning Photographer

Dr Archana Thapa

Publisher

Ms Imrana Tiwana

Senior Architect

Ms Fauzia Viqar

Chairperson, The Punjab Commission on Status of Women

Mr Muhammad Waqas

Co-Founder/Chief Executive Officer, WonderTree

Mr Benje Williams

Cofounder, CEO of Amal Academy

Ms Rukhe Neelofar Zaidi

Manager Curriculum-Art, Beaconhouse School System

Ms Sadaf Zarar

Founder, Siddy Says

Ms Nabila Zeeshan

Early Childhood Educator