A Pakistan Pavilion was setup in the AppsPlanet hall, where traffic relating to mobile applications is seen, by the Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB) with five IT companies at the Mobile World Congress for the second year in a row. The five IT companies with the PSEB are Evamp, SecureTech, Versacom, VectorDynamix, and DPL and their exhibits displayed information about their applications and mixed with exhibitors of more than thousand stalls at this largest telecom event of the year.
Secretary IT, Mr. Azmat Ali Ranjha and Chairman PTA, Dr. Ismail Shah, also visited Pakistan Pavilion. They were greeted by MD PSEB, Mr. Asim Shahryar Husain and the exhibitors. PSEB’s efforts with the IT companies were shown by the secretary for the second year consecutively and the importance of participation of Pakistan in such events to increase IT exports and creating awareness about Pakistan’s IT industry. It is to hope that Pakistan’s participation will improve yearly helping increasing the pavilion’s size to reflect the true potential of Pakistan’s IT industry. A documentary has also been played at the pavilion and distributed brochures and USB’s to foreign visitors to the pavilion.
Many countries setup pavilions at Mobile World Congress to showcase products and expertise of their IT companies. The event will run for four days and is expected to generate new foreign leads and business for Pakistani IT companies.