ISB:2016-10-22:Agile Conference Pakistan - ACP2016


Syed Ahmad

Syed Ahmad

CEO / Founder @ DPL-IT

Syed Ahmad is founder & CEO of DPL, a leading software company based in Islamabad. Like no one else, DPL is setting a trend in Pakistan defying popular culture with its own counter-culture movement called “Rebel Ethos”. DPL’s mission statement reflects this: “Liberating minds to become the model IT enterprise in the region”. Syed founded DPL in 2003 with three co-founders straight out o...more

Javad Ahmad

Javad Ahmad

President/COO at Oracular IS LLC

Javad Ahmad is an effective leader with experience in building and managing large and culturally diverse teams. Experienced in establishing, managing and implementing complex IT/IS project portfolio. Dedicated to maintaining a reputation built on quality, service, and uncompromising ethics. Javad not only believes in growth but acceleration through building a bond and connecting people in busin...more

Syed Muhammad Afif Zaidi

Syed Muhammad Afif Zaidi

leads the technology group at S&P Global's Islamabad office

Afif Zaidi leads the technology group at S&P Global's Islamabad office, serving as Director. He's an experienced IT leader with a proven track record of leading teams and projects to success. During his tenure at S&P Global, he took the team from just a few people to more than a hundred and counting in less than 5 years. His specialities are web and distribtuted applications, software testing, ISO...more

Mujeeb Zahur

Mujeeb Zahur

senior director of operations at S&P Global's Islamabad office

Mujeeb Zahur is the senior director of operations at S&P Global's Islamabad office. Mujeeb runs the operatonal aspect of the site in Islamabad, and has been with S&P Global for several years now. He previously ran one of the largest BPOs in Pakistan's capital city. Mujeeb's area of expertise is performance management, operations management, devising and implementing strategy and thought leadership...more

Ather Imran Nawaz

Ather Imran Nawaz

Chief Executive Officer, Sybrid (Private) Limited, a Lakson Group Company

Ex-President of OpenIslamabad Ex-Chairman of OpenIslamabad Experienced business and technology executive with 15 years of experience in corporate sector. Certified Scrum Master (Virginia, 2006) and has managed distributed Scrum teams for over 7 years. Holds Bachelors and Masters degrees in Computer Science from Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute (GIKI) and Purdue University respectively. Received ...more

Mohsin Lodhi

Mohsin Lodhi

Trainer - Coach

Mohsin Lodhi is a people performance trainer and a coach. Has 35 years of experience in leadership and management. Has hands-on experience of running three successful companies in Pakistan. His knowledge, skills, background, and experience make him an ideal trainer for giving you a unique learning experience. He is IFC (World Bank) certified trainer and ISEI (USA) certified coach on social an...more

Nabeel Ansar

Nabeel Ansar

Working as Agile Coach with Vizteck Solution

Just an other Agile Guy :)...more


  • Early Bird : 2,500/- each
  • Normal Charges : 3,000/- each
  • Group 3+ : 2,500/- each
  • Group 8+ : 2,200/- each


Event Date Oct 22, 2016
Event Timing 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Event Venue Laraib Halls, I-8 Markaz, Islamabad (View Map)
Event Type Open For All

Topic : Agile Transformations in Pakistan

For more details : ACP2016


Zeropoint Zeropoint

(Platinum Sponsors)

Zeropoint is a Belgian enterprise offering worldwide businesses a competitive advantage through off-shoring.

We are actively searching for senior-level top-notch development talent in Pakistan. At Zeropoint, Everything starts with being Respectful, Reliable, and Open towards our colleagues and customers. Being part of Zeropoint.IT means working smartly and closely together with colleagues in Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Europe.

If you are determined, ambitious, optimistic and passionate about your job, Zeropoint.IT is the right place for you. Drop us your cv at
Goldbar Tech Goldbar Tech

(Gold Sponsors)

GoldbarTech is your trusted partner in creating High Impact business applications in SaaS and Cloud environment. GoldbarTech is Software as a Service company providing Cloud based solutions since 2005.

We believe in business agility and our Agile development model lets you take control of your business goals by providing mission critical application development and support within the window of "Time to Market".

Open Islamabad Open Islamabad

(Marketing Partners)

OPEN (Organisation of Pakistani Entrepreneurs) is the largest global network of Pakistani entrepreneurs and professionals around the world with chapters in 11 cities in 4 countries. OPEN Islamabad has been providing value to entrepreneurs and professionals including networking, mentoring and skill development.

Smart IS (SMC Private) Limited Smart IS (SMC Private) Limited

(Platinum Sponsors)

Founded in 2013, Smart IS is an IT consulting partner, having expertise in various technologies and industries. Our long-term customer relationships are based on trust, innovation, collaboration and global perspective with a local focus. Our consultants provide strategic leadership and continuous support for the numerous services we offer and work to maximize the overall value of our customer’s technology and IT investments.

Theory : Collaborate + Innovate = Perform.

We initiate and cultivate this combination of collaboration and innovation to deliver a solution that performs beyond expectations and provides lasting value.

Elixir Technologies Elixir Technologies

(Platinum Sponsors)

Elixir provides technology and services that help organizations improve communications to their members and customers by streamlining processes and reducing operational costs.

Founded in 1985, we have consistently provided state-of-the-art technology for creating and delivering correspondence. Today we continue that standard with Tango+, a collaborative Cloud-based platform used by business teams to generate customer communications. Tango+ is designed specifically to handle the strict requirements related to the content, data, and documents that highly regulated industries must follow. Healthcare payers, property and casualty insurance, and life and annuities insurance are among the industries we serve.

We are a company of diverse people who value human relationships. Our mission is to improve people’s lives in the way we do business, delivering value to customers through technology.

Elixir is a global company with offices in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and headquarters in the United States.

Scrum Alliance Scrum Alliance

(Platinum Sponsors)

Founded in 2001, Scrum Alliance® is the largest, most established and influential professional membership and certification organization in the Agile community. Scrum Alliance is a nonprofit association that has certified more than 750,000 practitioners worldwide. Its vision is to help “Transform the World of Work” with a mission to guide and inspire individuals, leaders, and organizations with practices, principles, and values that create workplaces that are joyful, prosperous, and sustainable. For more information, please visit

Through Scrum Alliance, you have access to a world of learning and resources that will help you succeed with Scrum in the software development industry and beyond.

S&P Global Market Intelligence S&P Global Market Intelligence

(Platinum Sponsors)

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is important—some of it is vital. We integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuation, and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations, and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.

S&P Global Market Intelligence is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies, and governments to make decisions with confidence.

For more information, visit

PMI Islamabad Chapter PMI Islamabad Chapter

(Platinum Sponsors)

PMI Islamabad Pakistan Chapter (PMI IPC) is the founding chapter of Project Management Institute USA in Pakistan with over 150 members and partners, holding key positions within their organizations. Project Management Institute (PMI) USA, is the world's leading not-for-profit professional membership association for the project, program and portfolio management profession. Founded in 1969, PMI delivers value for more than 2.9 million professionals working in nearly every country in the world through global advocacy, collaboration, education and research. PMI advances careers, improves organizational success and further matures the profession of project management through its globally recognized standards, certifications, resources, tools, academic research, publications, professional development courses, and networking opportunities. It has more than 700,000 members and credential holders (as of June, 2015).


(Gold Sponsors)

For over 17 years DPL has been at forefront of delivering cutting edge IT services. Our commitment to innovation, creativity and an unrelenting focus on our people allows us to create winning solutions for our clients. We make fullstack mobile apps, cutting edge internet technologies and engaging UI/UX designs, all powered by our agile processes.

We are ready to give you the startup edge you need to succeed.

Discretelogix Pvt Ltd Discretelogix Pvt Ltd

(Gold Sponsors)

Established in 2006, Discretelogix is a technology oriented IT firm that provides wide range of software solutions to ever growing clientele across the globe. Discretelogix has 70+ team members and served more than 400 clients worldwide. We provide wide range of services to businesses and consumers across the globe, maintaining an unrelenting focus on quality service and customer satisfaction. We as a service providers listen to what you want to accomplish and work next to you to reach your goals. Through proven competencies in web development, mobile apps development, game development, web designing, eCommerce solutions, open source customization, strategy & branding and internet marketing, we help our clients to increase revenue, reduce costs, mitigate risk and drive profitability.

Broad Peak Technologies Broad Peak Technologies

(Gold Sponsors)

Over 15 Years Of Innovation

BroadPeak Technologies is a leading technology company, delivering broad range of products and services across industries. Launched in 2001, BroadPeak Technologies has established its footprints in the local and international market through its constant innovation and unmatched technical support.

BroadPeak has a global customer base serving the markets of USA, Canada, Middle East, China, Hong Kong and Europe

Post Event

  • 237 Participants Attended
  • 324 Participants Registered
  • Overall Event was Good
  • Participants were feeling good to understand the pain of others
  • Received 87% positive feedback on Agile Transformation and Stragies
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