Contracts Signing Ceremony

29th Jun, 2022

We are excited to announce that KPITB has signed 4 contracts with different public and private organizations for the Digital Transformation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa:

Details of the contracts signed are as follows:

- A contract with Udacity for the provision of hi-tech nano-degree programs for the youth of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

- An agreement with NADRA to establish Citizen Facilitation Centers and Mobile CFCs to provide public-facing services under a single roof.

Contracts Signing Ceremony

09th Jun, 2022

Science and Technology & Information Technology Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board - KPITB and Directorate General of Science & Technology jointly hosted a Contracts Signing Ceremony, to sign contracts with some of the renowned ICT Companies and Universities of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The ICT companies which signed contracts with KPITB included Nespak, WQsoftwares, Empowerment thru Creative Integration (ECI) Pvt Ltd - ECI, Corvit, AptechMedia, UET Mardan, and Hazara University Mansehra.

Graduation Ceremony of the 7th cycle of KP Government Innovation Fellowship Program & 1st cycle of the KP Women Civic Internship Program.

31st May, 2022

A Graduation Ceremony was held for the 7th cycle KP Government Innovation Fellowship Program & 1st cycle of the KP Women Civic Internship Program.

A total of 19 Fellows and 9 Women Interns graduated from the programs.

The ceremony also showcased the digital solutions and online platforms developed for different government departments of KP.

During the duration of the six months' programs, the Fellows & Interns worked on nine software solutions for seven government departments of KP, which included:

Graduation Ceremony of Employable Digital Skills for the Youth of Merged Areas and the launch of "Khuddar: Employable Digital Skills for PWDs"

30th Mar, 2022

Upon successful completion of training 840+ youth from the merged areas in digital skills under its initiative, Employable Digital Skills for the youth of Merged Areas, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board has organized Certificate Distribution Ceremony. The event marks the successful completion of the initiative with a determination to include these youth in the mainstream of the province’s Digital Economy. KPITB believes in Digital Inclusion and under this vision, KPITB is launching, “Khuddar: Employable Digital Skills for PWDs”.

MOU Signed Between KPITB and NADRA for the Establishment of Citizens Facilitation Centers

21st Mar, 2022

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board (KPITB) in collaboration with NADRA is establishing 7 Citizens Facilitation centers (CFCs) at District Head Quarters with the aim of provision of all the government services under one roof. CFC centers will initially facilitate the citizens with 19 services which will be extended very soon. CFC centers will provide convenience to citizens by eliminating multiple visits to different departments.

MOU Signed Between KPITB and NADRA for the Establishment of Citizens Facilitation Centers

16th Mar, 2022

KPITB in collaboration with NADRA is establishing 7 Citizens Facilitation centers (CFCs) at District Head Quarters with the aim of provision of all the government services under one roof. CFC centers will initially facilitate the citizens with 19 services which will be extended very soon. CFC centers will provide convenience to citizens by eliminating multiple visits to different departments. The centers will be well furnished, neat & clean environment to ensure transparency & accountability, and will treat the citizens with dignity.

Youth Tech Festival Mardan 2022

03rd Mar, 2022

KPITB in collaboration with Science & Technology and Information Technology Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Directorate General of Science & Technology hosted the first Youth Tech Festival at Abdul Wali Khan University, Shankar Campus Mardan under the leadership of Minister for ST&IT Mr. Muhammad Atif Khan. The aim of the event was to promote the Digital and Tech Eco System across the province and to encourage the aspiring talent to play their pivotal role in the uplift of research and innovation in the field of ICT and S&T.

Launch of Pakistan Digital City Haripur

17th Jan, 2022

Prime Minister Mr. Imran Khan Laid the foundation stone of Pakistan Digital City, a project of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board (KPITB), which aims to serve as a state-of-the-art facility to enable collaborations and innovation amongst academia, research, industry and planners from within Pakistan and abroad

Graduation Ceremony of KP Youth Employment Program and Women Empowerment through Digital Skills

11th Jan, 2022

In honor of the successful completion of program beneficiaries trained under the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Youth Employment Program (KPYEP), a graduation ceremony was held at KPITB. As a result of this training program, more than 11,700 youth received training in KPYEP. Additionally, 3,300 women were trained through the Women Empowerment through Digital Skills Program, and 2,000 individuals were trained through the KP Digital Internship Program. 

International IT Company Affinity has started investing in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

15th Apr, 2021

Advisor to Science and Information Technology Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ziaullah Bangash says the provincial government is taking solid steps to develop the IT sector and provide employment opportunities for youth in the sector. Managing Director IT Board Dr. Ali Mahmood and Affinity officials signed the agreement in the presence of Advisor for Science and Information Technology Ziaullah Bangash. According to this agreement, the Affinity Company is setting up a sub-office in Peshawar with the help of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board.

Famous filmmaker and blogger Santhia Richi, MPA Punjab Assembly Seemabia Tahir, and other IT experts arrive at Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board, meeting with Advisor Science and Information Technology Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ziaullah Bangash.

10th Apr, 2021

Peshawar: Advisor for Science and Information Technology Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ziaullah Bangash, Federal Minister Ali Muhammad Khan, MPA Punjab Assembly Seemabia Tahir, and renowned American filmmaker Santhia Richi attended the Youth All Parties Conference at Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board.

Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser and Advisor to Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on ST & IT Zia Ullah Khan Bangash had a video link meeting with Facebook officials Sarim Aziz and Sehar Tariq

01st Apr, 2021

Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser and Advisor to Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Science and Information Technology Zia Ullah Khan Bangash had a video link meeting with Facebook officials Sarim Aziz Head of Public Policy South Asia and Sehar Tariq Public Policy Manager Pakistan. Issues of mutual interest and bilateral cooperation were discussed at the meeting.

Advisor To CM KP on ST&IT Zia Ullah Bangash presenting Shields to Öz Istanbul Turkish Business Delegation at KP Information Technology Board

24th Mar, 2021

Turkey's Bazs community and OZ Istanbul representative delegation visit Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board with Advisor Science and Information Technology Technology Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ziaullah Bangash.

 The delegation was briefed regarding investment opportunities in the information technology sector in the province including the plans and steps of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board during the visit to work around the BPO center.

First KP Crypto Advisory Committee Meeting held under the Chairmanship of Zia Ullah Bangash at KPITB Peshawar.

17th Mar, 2021

First KP Crypto Advisory Committee Meeting held under the Chairmanship of Zia Ullah Bangash at KPITB Peshawar.
The first meeting of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Crypto Advisory Committee chaired by Crypto Currency and Crypto Mining, Ziaullah Bangash, and Provincial Finance Minister Taimoor Jhagra.
In the first meeting of the Advisory Committee, it was decided that all committees will be formed to deal with various matters. BlockChain Committee was established in the sub-committees which included Ahmed, Atif, and Wajid while the chairman member of the provincial assembly.

IT Company Afiniti Pakistan's CEO Usman Khan's visit to Work Around

09th Mar, 2021

 

IT Company (Afiniti) Pakistan's CEO Usman Khan's visit to Work Around. During the visit, Managing Director IT Board Dr. Sahibzada Ali Mahmood gave a detailed briefing to the CEO of Afiniti Pakistan regarding the working and informed him about the different aspects of the faculty.

Work Around is Pakistan's only official patronage BPO ready space, this facility has all the facilities required for any BPO company. Hundreds of youths in the province are providing employment opportunities due to the Work Around, Managing Director IT Board Dr. Sahibzada Ali Mahmood.

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