About Yaruq Nadeem

The author works at National Science and Technology Park (NSTP) as Manager Innovation. He is a startup advisor and mentor with over 7 years of work experience in Pakistan and United Kingdom. He holds a Master’s Degree in Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Management from Imperial College London and is a recipient of the Commonwealth Scholarship.

Pakistan’s NSTP boosting tenants’ motivation, productivity and linkages

Amidst the coronavirus crises, Pakistan’s National Science and Technology Park (NSTP) is boosting the skills, motivation and productivity of its tenants and facilitating discussion and collaboration among them through digital platforms and initiatives. The ongoing pandemic of COVID-19 has made it imperative to evolve the patterns of life while continuing growth and sustainability in all fields, including how we learn. Being a national platform, NSTP launched free online courses not only for its tenants but for startups and business founders all over Pakistan so that they are better equipped to cope with current circumstances. These online [...]

Pakistan’s NSTP propelling startups to growth through Cube 8 Programme

Pakistan’s National Science & Technology Park (NSTP), home to more than 60 companies, is boosting the growth of its startups though nurturing environment and enabling ecosystem. The park offers Hatch 8 pre-incubation, Cube 8 incubation and Excelerate acceleration programmes for startups in early, mid and late stage of their lifecycle. Cube 8 programme is designed to offer its residents an independent office in a fully enabled 24/7 facility, guidance from mentors and coaches, and networking opportunities though access to resident companies, partners and international associations. Moreover, startup founders and employees get the opportunity to enhance their [...]