Steering Committee is a part of ORIC governance as per HEC ORIC Policy 2020. The role of ORIC Steering Committee (SC) has been lifted up. The SC is responsible to provide strategic leadership, advice for appropriate governance, and assure that decisions and actions are well aligned with objectives. 

Objectives of Steering Committee

Following are the objectives of ORIC-SC as defined in the HEC policy:

  1. To advice ORIC to run on objective based actions
  2. To help in strategic planning
  3. To review the ORIC progress

Role of Steering Committee

Following are the roles and responsibilities of ORIC SC as per HEC policy:

a. ORIC-SC is the governing body for the ORIC, and shall provide strategic leadership and governance oversight. ORIC-SC will provide dedicated advice to the VC for decisions and actions to be taken in accordance with the objectives, approach and scope of the ORIC.

b. ORIC-SC shall continuously review the performance of ORIC in line with the devised KPIs and strategic plan and guide the ORIC leadership by providing effective oversight and evaluations.

c. ORIC-SC shall:

      i. Devise and approve the 5-year strategic plan for the ORIC and ensure its proper compliance.

      ii. Review and approve the recommendations for implementation of initiatives for better achievement of ORIC objectives from ORIC leadership.

      iii. Review periodic monitoring reports on the basis of KPIs and advise the ORIC leadership accordingly.

      iv. Provide policy guidance to ORIC leadership.

      v. Ensure that ORICs activities and initiatives are coordinated with other relevant stakeholders, inside or outside the HEI.

      vi. Bridge the gap between academia and industry and provide crucial advice on matters to promote university-industry linkages and commercialization.

      vii. Advise the VC on the research management challenges of the university.

      viii. Undertake any other task relevant to the better functioning of the ORIC.

ORIC SZABIST STEERING COMMITTEE

S.#INTERNATIONAL MEMBERTRADEPICTURE
1Mr. Adam Kula
Secretary General
Economic Cooperation Organization Chamber  of Commerce & Industry (ECO-CCI)
TOBB Plaza Istanbul Turkey
adem.kula@tobb.org.tr
Turkey Trade
Federation    

Istanbul
Turkey
2Mr. Nurlan Verdiyev
Deputy Chairman of Trade Union
Committee of SCPI Azerbaijan
nshakiroglu@mail.ru
Government
Officer     

Baku-
Azerbaijan
3Dr. Yanki Hartijasti
Assistant Professor Department of
Management Faculty of Economics and
Business University Indonesia
yankihartijasti@yahoo.com
Professor &
Academies    

Jakarta
Indonesia
NATIONAL MEMBER TRADEPICTURE
4Mr. Mohammed Waseem Vohra
Industrialist & Ex-President of FPCCI
vohra.waseem73@gmail.com
Professor &
Businessman & Industrialist
Karachi –
Pakistan
5Mr. Sheikh Bilal Amin
Chief Executive at Venus Industrial Co.
Venusindustrialco@hotmail.com
Professor &
Businessman &

Industrialist
Karachi –
Pakistan
6 Amir Khawaja
Chief Industrialist & Vice-President of
UKPCCI
amir_khawaja2002@hotmail.com
Professor &
Industrialist
Karachi &
London
7 Dr. Mir Shabbar Ali
Dean Sir Syed University Engineering
&Technology Karachi Pakistan,
shabbar@ssuet.edu.pk
Professor &
Academies
Karachi &
Pakistan
8 Mr. Aijaz Ather
Founder The Right Careers Karachi
&Pakistan,
Mirzaaijazather@gmail.com
Entrepreneur &
Karachi,
Pakistan
9 Mr. Atif Imtiaz
CEO Atif Engineering Works Pvt
Ltd.Pakistan,
atifengworks@gmail.com
Entrepreneur &
Karachi,
Pakistan
10 Mr. Favad Soomro
Head of Engro Foundation
Engro Corporation Limited
fsoomro@engro.com
Corporate Official,
Karachi,
Pakistan
11 Dr. Tahir Rafique
Senior Scientific Officer,
Applied Chemistry Research Center,
PCSIR Laboratories Complex,
tahirrafique92@yahoo.com
Scientist Government Officer &
Entrepreneur
Karachi,
Pakistan
12 Mr. Syed Faisal Karim
Senior Anchor Person, Morning show host,
Applied Chemistry Research Center,
ksyedfaisal@gmail.com
Anchor & Sr. Media Person
Karachi, Pakistan
13 Mr. Muhammad Nawaz
Deputy Director IT, Local Government
Department, Government of Sindh
mehranpuri@gmail.com
Government Officer
Karachi,
Pakistan
14 Mr. Khalil Ahmed
Ex. Director Member Affairs FPCCI
khibhai2015@gmail.com
Pakistan Trade
Federation
Karachi, Pakistan