Minister calls for technological innovations and exploration of new ideas.
Federal Minister for Science and Technology Chaudhry Fawad Hussain said, while addressing at the webinar in Islamabad today.
The event titled Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Development: Exploring New Opportunities for Pakistan.
Minister calls for technological innovations
Furthermore, Fawad emphasized the need of national environment where policies encourage technological innovations and exploration of new ideas.
He highlighted the recent initiatives. They included new national drone policy and the establishment of a national board for the regulation of technologies.
Meanwhile, Director General ISSI Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry also spoke.
He said technological advancements has always impacted human development during that particular era in history.
He said that the unprecedented transformations in speed, accuracy and range of emerging technologies in the contemporary era necessitate their effective and robust utilisation for sustainable development more than ever.