Functions of the board

The functions of KPITB are as follows:

  1. To prepare and implement plans and schemes for the promotion of Information Technology, Call Centers and Information Technology enabled services and education in private sector;
  1. To undertake research and study on the state of the Information Technology sector and propose strategies for fast track and sustainable development of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Industry including software and services, Information Technology enabled services, and hardware in both export and domestic markets;
  1. To act as a one-stop shop to cater to all the needs of an Information Technology company for setting up or facilitating its Information Technology business ventures in Province. To act as a bridge between the private Information Technology companies and the various bodies in Government sector;
  1. To work with telecom regulators and operators to reduce broadband bandwidth tariffs and rates and improve quality in order to maintain international competitiveness;
  1. To plan, develop and establish “Software Technology Parks” and Information Technology Parks in the Province;
  1. To determine human capital requirements of the Information Technology Industry and work to address these needs in collaboration with other entities;
  1. To develop and execute a marketing plan to help local software companies to reach potential clients abroad, attract and facilitate foreign software firms to establish their software development facilities in Province;
  1. To arrange the participation of Provincial Information Technology Industry in domestic and international Information Technology events;
  1. To provide match-making facilities for foreign delegates and investors;
  1. To establish a web portal for customers, investors and companies and prepare and disseminate marketing collateral;
  1. To develop capability of private sector by assisting them in acquiring quality, security and other certifications;
  1. To take initiatives for the development of hardware and software industry including knowledge based enterprise;
  1. To sanction individual schemes, including revision of sanctioned schemes, in terms of scope.

The KPITB mission is to create an environment that fosters the growth in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT)

Objectives

Develop a talented ICT human resources pool

Attract national and international businesses

Facilitate the setup of the ICT companies at the Province

Our Culture

Our management team strongly believes in an environment that supports the practice of participatory management; which empowers our members to play an integral role in organizational decision making.