Day 2 – Nov 4

Event Programme

DAY 2
TimeJasmine HallAquarius HallSunflower HallPrincess Hall
11:00 - 12:00  

SF - Panel Discussion

Conscience and Consciousness: Ethics in AI

Moderator
Ms Maryam Mohiuddin 
Panellist
Mr Abbas Ali Khan 
Mr Imran Moinuddin 
Ms Jessica White 
Mr Taimur Malik 

IF - Panel Discussion

#MeToo & Beyond

Panellist
Mr Adnan Malik 
Ms Anoosha Shaigan 
Ms Nazish Brohi 
Ms Nighat Dad 

UF - Panel Discussion

Our Future: Hopes, Fears and Dreams

Moderator
Dr Lawrence Bernard Michael Burke 
Panellist
Ms Alishba Kazmi
Mr Hassan Asad
Mr Saad Farooqui
Ms Tayyaba Ashraf
Mr Zamman Khan

IF - Interactive Workshop

The Wellbeing Huddle

Facilitator
Ms Greta Rossi 
12:10 - 13:10  

SF - Panel Discussion

Where did my money go? The Future of Money

Moderator
Ms Aqsa Tariq 
Panellist
Ms Ghada Hamdan 
Ms Naureen Hyat 
Mr Taimur Khan Jhagra 

IF - Panel Discussion

Shaping the Future of Learning

Moderator
Ms. Lynette Viccaji 
Panellist
Mr Babur Habib 
Ms Cris Rowan 
Mr Jon Halligan 
Ms Sana Farooq 

UF - Presentations

No Time to Sleep: The Right to Life?

Moderator
Mr Ali Dayan Hasan 
Panellist
Ms Sarah Belal 
Mr Sarmad Khoosat 

EF - Panel Discussion

Contemporary Art: Reimagining forms and materials

Moderator
Ms Salima Hashmi  
Panellist
Ms Naila Mahmood 
Mr Omar Gilani 
Mr Shoaib Iqbal 
13:40 - 14:40  

IF - Panel Discussion

"It`s all in your head": Talking about mental health

Moderator
Mr Khalid Malik 
Panellist
Mr Adnan Malik 
Dr Asha Bedar 
Ms Hajra Khan 

UF - Panel Discussion

Is democracy always the best form of government?

Moderator
Ms Mehmal Sarfraz 
Panellist
Mr Ghazi Salahuddin 
Mr Jibran Nasir 
Mr Taimur Rahman 
Ms Zebunnisa Burki 

EF - Panel Discussion

Brands 4 Bands: Corporate music-making

Moderator
Ms Zoe Viccaji 
Panellist
Mr Jamal Rahman 
Ms Natasha Ejaz 
Mr Yousuf Kerai 

BF - Panel Discussion

Climate Realities

Moderator
Ms Laila Kasuri 
Panellist
Mr Abid Omar 
Ms Afia Salam 
Mr Shahid Khan 
Mr Waqas A Qazi 
14:50 - 15:50  

SF - Panel Discussion

Digital Nomads

Moderator
Ms Jehan Ara 
Panellist
Ms Maryam Mohiuddin 
Mr Reza Pakravan 
Mr Roland Mascarenhas 
Mr Saad Hamid 

UF - Panel Discussion

There is no Truth, Just Narratives

Moderator
Ms Zebunnisa Burki 
Panellist
Ms Gelareh Kiazand 
Mr George Fulton 
Ms Olga Yurkova 
Mr Qasim Aslam 

BF - Panel Discussion

Cultural Heritage: Safeguarding the Intangible

Moderator
Ms Javeria Masood 
Panellist
Ms Amneh Shaikh Farooqui 
Ms Madiha Hamid 
Ms Salima Hashmi  
Mr Syed Sardar Ali Shah 
Ms Tina Sani 

IF - Panel Discussion

Is national harmony dependent on a uniform curriculum?

Moderator
Dr Soufia Siddiqi 
Panellist
Dr Sajid Ali 
Dr Tahir Andrabi 
Mr Taimur Khan Jhagra 
16:00 - 17:00  

EF - Panel Discussion

Television: The New Cinema

Moderator
Mr Sarmad Khoosat 
Panellist
Mr Alyy Khan 
Ms Bee Gul 
Mr Irfan Malik 
Mr Khalid Ahmad 
Mr Momin Munshi 
Mr Nabeel Qureshi 
Mr Nadeem Baig 
Ms Sanam Saeed 

SF - Panel Discussion

V-sports and e-sports: The death of `real` sports?

Moderator
Mr Rishad Mahmood 
Panellist
Mr Abdul Kabeer
Ms Hajra Khan 
Ms Noreena Shams 
Ms Tamara Robeer 

UF - Interactive Session

1- Preparing our Children for an Unknown Future. 2- Separating the Self from the Selfie.

Facilitator
Ms Nausheen Bashir 
Ms Saira Mubashir Butt 

BF - Panel Discussion

Making Mavericks: Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow

Moderator
Mr Zeeshan Hassan 
Speaker
Mr Farhad Karamally 
Mr Naeem Zamindar 
Ms Salma Ahmed Alam 
Ms Shameelah Ismail 
17:30 - 18:30  

EF - Entertainment

Comedy Night with Shafaat Ali

Presenter
Mr Shafaat Ali Syed 

EF - Entertainment

The Colours of Movement

Performers
Lyari Dance Group
Makrani Dance Group
Ms. Suhaee Abro 

Event Information & Protocol

  1. Guests are requested to download the SOT Events Mobile App and complete the registration process.
          a. Our team at the event will assist in generating a QR sticker through this App.
          b. The QR code will need to be scanned for entry/exit to the event, session halls and interactive exhibits.
          c. Guests are requested to enable 'notifications' on the SOT Events App in order to fully experience the SOT.
          d. If you have registered on the SOT website, your data should automatically be transferred to the SOT Events App after downloading (using the same email address).
  2. Children under the age of 12 are not allowed in the session halls under any circumstances.
  3. The recommended dress code for guests is smart casual, while business casual is recommended for speakers and event management teams.
  4. Guests are requested to be seated 5 minutes before the start of a session.
  5. Doors will be closed once a session starts. Once a session has started, guests are requested to remain in the hall till the session has concluded.
  6. This is a free event; however seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. We regret that no more guests will be allowed into a hall/space once it is full.
  7. The use of mobile phones is strictly prohibited during sessions, except for session polls. Guests are requested to keep their phones on 'silent' during sessions.
  8. Guests are requested to follow the protocol for Q&A, which will be announced during the session.
  9. For your own safety, all guests may be subject to a security search along with bags etc.
  10. As this is a private event, the management reserves the right to refuse admission to anyone.