Monthly Archives: February 2017

//February

PlanX attends Startup Turkey

By | February 28th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

PlanX attended Startup Turkey last week, from the 23rd - 25th February 2017 in Antalya. PlanX has partnered with Etohum, a Turkish startup accelerator program, providing budding entrepreneurs with mentorship, seed funding and other support services. Etohum and Startup Turkey are founded by Mr. Burak Buyukdemir, who invites us to this prestigious event, year after year. [...]

PlanX attends Startup Europe Week

By | February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

Last week PlanX was reporting live from The Hague, Netherlands where Hannan Malik, our Business Development Manager, represented PlanX at the Ready for Growth - Startup Europe Week 2017. He was joined there by our alumni startup co-founder, Kamran Khalid Butt of XGear - making Pakistan proud. This amazing event was powered by our network partners [...]

PlanX AMA with BookMyUmrah.pk

By | February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

  PlanX AMA with BookMyUmrah.pk PlanX bounced back last week with a live Ask Me Anything with the co-founder of BookMyUmrah.pk, Mr. Khurram Mir. “I always wanted to be an entrepreneur, but back then the right environment was unavailable in Pakistan” – Khurram. He finally took the plunge in 2016, and left a steady career to [...]

ForiEDU.com – You Learn. You Teach. We Connect.

By | February 21st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

 You Learn. You Teach. We Connect Private tutoring is already a multi billion dollar industry and according to the estimates of Global Industry Analyst, it will reach 102.8 billion dollars by the year 2018 and double in the year 2020. In this picture, Pakistan will not have had any representation had it not been for the [...]

PlanX joins hands with SMEDA

By | February 18th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

A project of the Punjab IT Board, PlanX, which is Pakistan’s largest technology accelerator, that has been operating for the last two years signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA) here today. Under this MOU PlanX’s first ever partnership with SMEDA will enable both to collaborate and extend/exchange their [...]

PlanX EIR with Amna N. Quraishi

By | February 15th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

We conducted a PlanX Entrepreneur in Residence session last week with Ms. Amna Nadim Quraishi. Amna has ten years of work experience as a communications and product strategy consultant and advisor for major technology brands, in the US and internationally. For the past 5 years, as the Director of Seattle based product communications firm Mocha7, she [...]

Power of Negotiation by Eric Maddox

By | February 15th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

  On Friday last week, PlanX collaborated with EO Lahore to host an exclusive session on the “Power of Negotiation” by Eric Maddox. Eric, is a Motivational Speaker, Author, Security Consultant and a Military Veteran.  Eric was also named amongst EO Global's top speakers from 2015-2016. He came over to PlanX to help startup founders in [...]