Speaker Name: Zartaj Waseem
Talk title: Mission To Mars
Zartaj Waseem, a budding Tech Edupreneur and STEAM Education specialist (a software engineer by profession) is the CEO and Co-Founder of Pakistan Space Science Education Centre (PSSEC) and founder of Robotics and STEM Studio at Haque Academy. She is the 1st Pakistani STEAM Education Professional to be designated as Global STEM Corps Advisor for FIRST Global. Moreover, she is serving as a Mentor for DoDo Bots, a Robotics team of young enthusiasts. With an innate desire of seeing Pakistani youth seize an extensive share of the global STEM Job Market, she has focused her energy in working as the mentor for IBA’s Center of Entrepreneurial Development for STEM Education startups. A strong believer in the effectiveness of hands-on STEM Education, she has been the Head of Planning Committee of the FIRST LEGO LEAGUE since 2014. On top of all that, she is an international judge for First Global Championship and WRO, two leading global robotics competitions. Zartaj Waseem's roller-coaster of life has taught her that if someone is good at self-learning and is self-motivated then they are unstoppable. She is a living legendary proof that it is possible to strike a balance between family and work. Being an advocate of women empowerment, she strives to advance UN Sustainable Development Goals and equip youth including girls with the mindset and skill set of the future through +PSSEC.
Rina Saeed Khan
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