30 micro entrepreneurs graduate as the first cohort of Urban Youth Project

30 micro entrepreneurs graduate as the first cohort of Urban Youth Project

The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) Center for Entrepreneurship organised a certificate distribution ceremony for its micro entrepreneurs under the Urban Youth Project on August 2. The Urban Youth Project is funded by Citibank, NA Pakistan and coordinated by the British …

LUMS LAUNCHES URBAN YOUTH PROJECT

LUMS LAUNCHES URBAN YOUTH PROJECT

The Center for Entrepreneurship (LCE) at LUMS recently launched the Urban Youth Project aimed to pioneer an innovative approach to provide low-skilled youth with first time access to business skills and capacity building support. This project is funded by Citi Foundation and …

World Startup Factory Impact Accelerator 2017

World Startup Factory Impact Accelerator 2017

Are you a startup addressing a societal challenge? European Startup Accelerator, World Startup Factory opened applications for Impact Accelerator 2017 with 5 focus areas: Health, Security, Cities, Buildings and Mobility. Increased innovation in sectors aligned with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals …

Paycard wins Startup Weekend Lahore 2017

Paycard wins Startup Weekend Lahore 2017

‘LUMS Startup Weekend’, in collaboration of Karandaaz Pakistan and LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship (LCE) concluded today with the NFC payment solution ‘Paycard’ winning the competition. Paycard aims to improve the existing payment solutions by using an NFC-enabled prepaid card which can be charged …

Homestove wins Shell Tameer Awards

Homestove wins Shell Tameer Awards

Homestove won Shell Tameer awards this year after competing with more than 400 businesses nationally. Zarak Shah the CEO of homestove represented his company at the finale hosted by deputy British high commission in Karachi, Homestove won the seed capital amount as the top …

Qayaam secures seconds position at ERUPT

Qayaam secures seconds position at ERUPT

  Qayaam, a startup by two LUMS Sophomores Muhammad Owais and Muhammad Azeem, and a FAST graduate Hamza Rasheed, secured second position at ERUPT Lahore Finale. ERUPT is a business idea competition, organised by Plan9 and Careem, in which 15 universities and …

Neurostic, a startup incubated by LCE bags a gold award at Asia Pacific ICT Awards (APICTA)

Neurostic, a startup incubated by LCE bags a gold award at Asia Pacific ICT Awards (APICTA)

TAIPEI: Neurostic, a startup incubated by the LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship bags a gold award at Asia Pacific ICT Awards (APICTA), an international competition featuring participants from 17 countries across the Asia Pacific. Neurostic has won the gold award at the prestigious APICTA …

Karandaaz Pakistan and LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship Host First-Ever FinTech Disrupt Challenge in Pakistan

Karandaaz Pakistan and LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship Host First-Ever FinTech Disrupt Challenge in Pakistan

Karandaaz Pakistan and LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship (LCE) closed FinTech Disrupt Challenge 2016 with the announcement of 3 winners. The challenge took place at LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship in Lahore. The FinTech industry has seen an incredible growth around the world, with …

LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship partners with EO Lahore and GSEA Pakistan

LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship partners with EO Lahore and GSEA Pakistan

  LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship (LCE) has come into a strategic partnership with EO Lahore and GSEA Pakistan. The MoU was signed between Khurram Zafar (Executive Director at LCE) and Khurram Saleem (President EO Lahore). This collaboration will help all the partners …