Islamabad: The Millennium Universal College (TMUC) organized Professional Accountancy Symposium 2019 in an effort to bridge the gap between industry and the academia at TMUC Auditorium, H-11/4, says a press release.
This symposium aims to provide a platform for academia-industry alliances where academia and industry representatives guide participants with their views concerning the scope and impact of transnational education.
The guest panel comprised intellectuals, academics, policy makers and entrepreneurs including Jahenzab Amin Partner (A.F.Ferguson &Co-Chartered Accountants, A member firm of PwC network), Iffat Hussain Partner (Audit and Specialist Advisory Services BDO Pakistan), Ali Qamar Partner ( EY Ford Rhodes ), Syed Asmatullah Executive Director Deloitte , Izz Ghanaa Ansari ( Assistant Manager Advisory KPMG) . The key note speakers included Assad Hameed (Market Head Business Development ACCA Pakistan ) and Rafqat Hussain ( Chairman Northern Regional Committee ICAP) whereas , Chaudhary Faisal Mushtaq (TI) moderated the discussion.
The audience was mainly represented by working professionals, representatives of industrial sector, academicians, students of professional accountancy qualifications .Panel Discussion was majorly revolved around Diversity , Technology, Ethics in cooperate governance, Crypto currency , Role of data forms , Market demand for budding graduates , Difference between ICAP and ACCA professionals and many other aspects .
In the closing remarks, Iffat Hussain stressed upon the work ethics along with the criteria on what the freshman’s are required when they apply for job . She stressed on how the trend is changing in workplace, whereas female are more in demand and taking things forward professionally.