Hajvery University (HU) acquires TEDxHUP conference license; to be held in Oct, 2011!

[fusion_text]It gives us great pleasure to announce that TEDx has finally found its way to Lahore in the form ofTEDxHUP, which will be organized by Hajvery University (HU) on tentatively 3 Oct, 2011.

TED, short for Technology, Entertainment & Design is a non-profit organization based in USA, that holds conferences around the world, where world’s leading thinkers are invited to share what they are most passionate about in the spirit of Ideas Worth Spreading. What started in 1984 as a conference has today evolved into a Global platform. TED speakers have included Bill Gates, Al Gore, Jane Goodall, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sir Richard Branson, Nandan Nilekani,Philippe Starck, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Isabel Allende and UK Prime Minister Gordon.

The Theme?

TheTheme of the event will be — Your Ideal Pakistan. What do you envision Pakistan to be like in the Future? Let’s individually and collectively Dream of a Pakistan which has all that you can imagine:

  • I Dream of a Pakistan…

We want you to complete this statement, drawing from your own life’s experience and expectations, just as we will ask some of the brightest minds of Pakistan to do the same.

Speakers at TedxHUP?

10-12 leading authorities from the fields on Entrepreneurship, Banking , Current Affairs, Politics, Architecture, Education, Electronic & Press media, Film & TV and Law will be invited to share their amazing journeys of life, their discoveries, their passions with our audience. If you want to see your favorite Personality on the stage, you are welcome to suggest us names.


HU will be hosting TEDxHUP on3rd October 2011. In preparation for the mega event, we invite enthusiastic Volunteers to help us make this event successful.



Energetic Students may apply to volunteer for the following teams:


  • PR & Marketing Team
  • Social Media Team
  • Creative Team
  • Photographers
  • Animation Experts
  • Bloggers / Storyteller
  • Hall Management
  • Filming & editing talks
  • Set designer
  • Sound / Music Management


Email us your resume with your roll number & recent photograph: [email protected]



For any queries regarding this post you can get in touch with:

Office of Foreign Affairs & Planning Hajvery University (HU) Email: [email protected]

The new Auditorium at HU will host this conference: http://www.hup.edu.pk/blog/campus-news/hajvery-university-hus-new-state-of-the-art-auditorium-under-construction/