KARACHI: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of
Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) is organising its first-ever National
Production and Entertainment Trade Conference-FocusPK16 on December
03-04, 2016 at a hotel here.
The conference will showcase the entire business of production,
entertainment and media – film, TV, theatre, radio, print and digital
media at the two-day trade-related event, according to a press release
issued here on Tuesday.
Speakers at the conference include Minister of State for
Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb,
Chairman Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) Absar
Alam, Aly Mustansir, Usman Peerzada, Maria Wasti, Sarmad Khoosat, Syed
Noor, Haseena Moin, Sahira Kazmi, Taher A. Khan and Imran Aslam.
This first of its kind event gives unique opportunity for
industry professionals for sustained networking with like-minded
individuals in their respective fields, business community and
national and international trade partners.
Prominent international trade-related speakers from South Asian
Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) will also been invited.
The conference will also be an unprecedented access opportunity
to link with the industry’s decision-makers such as media house
owners, channel CEOs, trade principals, film and television producers,
business financiers, cable, film and print media distributors and
associated trade bodies.
FPCCI Standing Committee on Production and Entertainment
Chairperson Atiqa Odho, said FocusPK16 shall be filling in a wide gap
in the industry “where we have resources but aren’t sure of how best
to utilise them.”
Student delegations are invited to attend FocusPK16 to learn
about future careers in the trade.
by App