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June 30, 2011


Let Pakistan’s brightest students take your institute to new heights

DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 is a unique higher education platform, specially conceived to facilitate the enrolment of Pakistani students in universities and institutes of higher learning.

DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 is organised by DAWN, Pakistan’s leading ­English language newspaper, read by the country’s most influential consumer segments. DAWN is also recommended reading in the finest schools and colleges throughout Pakistan, and it is from this select body of schools that the DAWN EDUCATION EXPO draws its maximum student participation, thereby ensuring exceptional quality.

DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 is organised with the specific objective of helping institutes of higher learning reach a national cross section of Pakistani students who have the qualifications and the means to contemplate further education in Pakistan or abroad.

DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 is held at a critical juncture (late February) – when students have received their final results and are making their final choices regarding the institute they will choose for their higher studies.

DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 has a proven track record of success. In 2009, DAWN EDUCATION EXPO was held in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad. It attracted an audience of over 20,000 top achieving students. Many universities and higher education institutes participating from Pakistan, Australia, France, Germany, Singapore, the UAE, the UK and the USA, the 2009 event was a resounding success.

DAWN EDUCATION EXPO 2010 offers institutes of higher learning unique networking opportunities designed to facilitate student-to-university as well as university-to-university interface.

Venus and Date

February 27 & 28, 2010
Pearl Continental Hotel
The Pearl Continental Hotel is a 5-Star hotel centrally located in the heart of the business hub and 15 km from the airport. Vibrant and progressive, it retains the warmth and the spirit of Pakistan, while offering a variety of rooms, stylish restaurants and contemporary business facilities, establishing itself as an undisputed, premier business hotel with over 30,000 sq. ft. exhibition halls conference & meeting rooms.

March 3 & 4, 2010
Pearl Continental Hotel
The Pearl Continental Hotel is a 5-Star hotel centrally located in the heart of Lahore, 25 minutes away from the Allama Iqbal International Airport. The Pearl Continental Hotel offers the largest banquet and conference facilities in Pakistan at about 56,000 sq. ft., and can accommodate up to 30,000 visitors and 120 exhibitors. In-house audio-visual services are also available.

March 6 & 7, 2010

Jinnah Convention Centre The Jinnah Convention Centre is located next to the Diplomatic Enclave. The Centre can accommodate up to 20,000 visitors and 110 exhibitors. The main conference hall on the ground floor has a seating capacity of 314 people and the gallery area can accommodate up to 1,630 people. The second floor has a media room with a seating capacity for 80 people and a press briefing room that can accommodate 40 to 50 people. Arrangements can be made for fax, telex, data transfer, photocopies and other communication facilities. The parking area has space for over 500 cars.

Media Campaign & Publicity for the DAWN Education Expo 2010

To ensure maximum participation, Dawn Education Expo will be supported by a nationwide, multimedia advertising campaign in DAWN in the print media, DawnNews on TV, CityFM89 on the radio and DAWN.COM in the digital space.

To further widen the outreach of DAWN Education Expo, an extensive Special Report will be published with DAWN on the first day of the exhibition in each city. The Special Report will feature specially commissioned articles pertaining to education in general, as well as information about participating universities and colleges

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June 30, 2011


The 8th edition of the International Machinery Exhibition of Garment & Textile Technology

MEGATECH Pakistan 4 – 6 MARCH 2010, KARACHI EXPO CENTRE is poised to introduce overseas suppliers of textile & garment materials, accessories & parts and machinery to the textile industry of Pakistan. This will complement their efforts for high quality, value added products and assist them to further develop their business in the export markets.

The event is an excellent platform for textile machinery manufacturers to maximise their exposure, establish new business leads and strengthen existing contacts with the local market. The show is well attended by textile and garment manufacturers, exporters, key decision makers and distributors from across Pakistan.


Textile Manufacturers

. Garment Manufacturers

. Knitwear Manufacturers

. Garment & Textile Machinery Importers & Exporters

. Leather Goods Manufacturers

. Laundry Operators & Drycleaners
Pakistan is ranked as the world’s fourth largest producer and the third largest consumer of cotton, with a spinning capacity of 2.89 million kgs of yarn and weaving capacity of 8.94 million sqm of cloth. The textile industry of Pakistan contributes over 50% to the country’s total exports with an investment of US$ 7 billion over the past six years. Textile exports in the last fiscal year were US$ 9.48 billion. There are more than 4000 textile related industrial units operating in Pakistan out of which 90% of the units are using latest machinery and imported parts. In order to facilitate the local textile industry, the Government of Pakistan has allowed duty free import of a wide range of textile machinery and equipment. This has opened a gateway of opportunities for leading machinery and equipment manufactures.
The unprecedented developments in the textile industry have increased the importance of MEGATECH Pakistan in this region. Over the years the show has gained an excellent reputation at an international level and is recognized as a business-intensive event for the textile and garment industry.

Last year, the event had the presence of more than 400 companies representing 28 countries. The show was visited by 8,000 business professionals affiliated with the textile and garment industry. In addition, there was a High Level Technical Textiles Conference, which brought together eminent industry professionals to share their knowledge and technical expertise with the participants.
The 8th edition of the International Machinery Exhibition of Garment & Textile Technology – MEGATECH Pakistan is scheduled from 4 – 6 March, 2010, at the Karachi Expo Centre. It is poised to introduce international suppliers of textile machinery and its related parts & accessories to the textile industry of Pakistan and to discuss areas of mutual interests with their Pakistani counterparts. This year, the exhibition will have special emphasis on technical textiles and textile engineering, enlightening the trade visitors with new technology and modern methodologies being used for textiles and garments manufacturing.
MEGATECH 2010 is also organising a ‘Knowledge Village – Pavilion’ for leading local textile research and development universities/institutes to display their research projects with the latest innovations and developments catering the local textile industry. The pavilion is aimed at creating synergy between textile industry and research centres of local textile university/institutes to explore new avenues of business in the textile industry.
The 3rd International Technical Textiles Conference co-located with MEGATECH 2010, will emphasise on the advancements in Medical and Geo textiles. The conference will be a unique opportunity to gain valuable insights of experts from U.K., India, Sri Lanka and Pakistan about the nature and prospects of technical textiles.
With the strong support of Ministry of Textile, Board of Investment (BOI), Engineering Development Board (EDB), leading textile associations of Pakistan, and The Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FCCI); MEGATECH Pakistan 2010 is geared up as the first show of the season and is attracting a good number of visitors from leading textile cities especially from Faisalabad, Lahore and Karachi. In addition, 16 international and local publications are supporting the event providing global and nationwide coverage.
Many international textile machinery manufacturing companies are joining MEGATECH Pakistan to showcase the products to their target market as it continues to attract key visitors from all the major textile cities of Pakistan. MEGATECH being the preferred show of the local textile industry will once again be an ideal opportunity for textile machinery manufacturers to increase their business leads and increase their existing market portfolio.

Pakistan’s textile industry is the major contributor to the national economy in every aspect, be it exports, share in manufacturing or employment generation. Pakistan holds the distinction of being the world’s 4th largest producer of cotton as well as being the 3rd largest consumer of the same. In the period July 2007 – June 2008, textile exports were US$ 10.62 Billion and accounted for 55% of the total exports.

The International Machinery Exhibition of Garment and Textile Technology (MEGATECH Pakistan) is a leading annual exhibition that is organised by Pegasus Consultancy to boost the capabilities of the Pakistani textile industry. The 7th edition of the show will be held at the Karachi Expo Centre from 3rd to 6th March, 2009.

MEGATECH PAKISTAN 2009 will broaden opportunities for the foreign textile machinery manufacturers to enter Pakistan’s textile market and engage in profitable business ventures. More than 300 international and local companies are expected to participate in the show mainly from Italy, Turkey, China, Germany & Taiwan.

At the same time, the leading local textile and garment players as well as prominent buyers from the Middle East and South Asian region will witness new technologies for upgrading their production facilities. Exporters, importers and trade associations will benefit greatly by interacting with their international counterparts and exploring new avenues for expansion of textile trade.

Another important feature of MEGATECH PAKISTAN is the 2nd Technical Textiles Conference, scheduled to be held from 4 – 5 March, 2009. The conference is a joint collaboration of Pegasus Consultancy and Textile Institute of Pakistan to highlight the application of nonwoven fabrics as technical textiles. The conference will be addressed by eminent international speakers from countries like U.K., Hong Kong, India and Turkey. Distinguished professors from the leading textile universities of Pakistan will also present technical papers at the conference.

The show is endorsed by the Ministry of Textile Industry & Textile Commissioner’s Organisation, while it is also actively supported by government bodies and trade associations including Board of Investment (BoI), Engineering Development Board (EDB), Textile Machinery Manufacturers and Supplier’s Association of Pakistan (TEXMAP), All Pakistan Bedsheets & Upholstery Manufacturers Association (APBUMA).

Others include Pakistan Bedwear Exporters Association (PBEA), Pakistan Cloth Merchants Association (PCMA), Pakistan Knitwear & Sweater Exporters Association (PAKSEA), Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers & Exporters Association (PRGMEA), All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA), All Pakistan Textile Processing Mills Association (APTPMA), Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers Association (PHMA), Pakistan Textile Exporters Association (PTEA) and Towel Manufacturer’s Association of Pakistan (TMA).

MEGATECH Pakistan 2009 willalso be covered by a large number of local as well as foreign media partners, including 15 supporting publications from different parts of the world.

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