It was for the first time that Nokia Pakistan conducted a developer worksop solely for students at a university.
The venue for the workshop was Computer Science and Information Systems Engineering Department where the trainer Syed Faraz Ahmad from Lakson Business Solutions shared details of development tools available to develop mobile apps for S40 devices and gave hands-on training to participants.
At the event, Business Development Manager EDX, Rabia Azfar Nizami expressed, “I appreciated the interest level of NED University’s students to learn and excel in their chosen field. Nokia has been organizing these kinds of workshops for developers in Pakistan for the past 1 year and it is for the first time that it was being solely organized for students. Nokia partnered with djuice and P@SHA to offer training for S40 platform and the workshop was geared towards channelizing the strengths of these students and providing them a rich bundle of resources to develop more locally relevant mobile apps for S40 devices which are most popular among the masses in our country.”
At the workshop’s conclusion, certificates were distributed among all the participating students. Ms. Nida Siddiqui was awarded a Nokia Asha 200 for her excellent performance in the workshop while Mr. Yasir Tahir and Mr. Shayan Rais, both were awarded a djuice connection & internet bundle by Ammar Waheed, Assistant Manager Content, Product Developmen, djuice.