“University of Home Economics receives free Softwares worth $2.7 million
The SPELL Technologies System has donated free access of computer softwares worth of $2.7 million to the University of Home Economics, softwares distribution ceremony was held at UHE auditorium. The Chairpersons Punjab Higher Education Commission Prof. Dr. Shahid Munir, Chairman of SPELL Technology System Almas Haider, Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Kanwal Ameen, Vice President of Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry Haris Ateeq, President of Women Business Professional Nizhat Nader, Registrar Shujaat Qureshi attended the ceremony. While addressing the ceremony Almas Haider said computer softwares will help out students in designing projects. He was of the view that SPELL meant to facilitate students and teachers by providing free access to AutoDesk Professional Grade Softwares like AutoCad, 3Ds Max, Maya, Mudbox, Flame, Fusion360, Inventor, ReCap Pro, Arnold, and Character Generator. He said, we will also extend our partnership and liason with UHE for future endeavours. The Chairperson PHEC Dr. Shahid Munir said that University has achieved great milestones under the leadership of incumbent Vice Chancellor. He emphasized that “I believe country cannot develop by confining women to their homes”. He also congratulated UHE administration for getting free access of very expensive softwares which are usually not available to the students. Prof. Dr. Kanwal Ameen said that the donation of these software will enrich the university’s IT resources. She said UHE will also organize training workshops for students and teachers making usage of this software effective. The Vice-Chancellor said UHE is expanding its academic programs which will help to empower women in different field of professions. She also thanked SPELL Technologies System for providing this software.