Alongside conducting courses and workshops to promote continuous learning and contribute in upskilling the workforce, atomcamp organizes different events to promote creativity, entrepreneurship and active learning to offer alternative activities for families and businesses alike.
Workshop at NSU
The Data Science for Everyone workshop was hosted by atomcamp, on 19th February 2023, at National Skills University Islambad.
The aim of the Data Science Workshop was to introduce the participants to the fields of Data science & Artificial Intelligence. They were provided with the beginners level orientation on Excel, SQL, Python and Machine Learning.
The workshop also elaborated on the application of these tools as well as exemplified some used cases of data science in global context. The training focused on the career opportunities in these interdisciplinary fields and inspired the participants to start their journey in these fast growing domains.
How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Our Lives?
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing the way we live and work. With the ability to process and analyze vast amounts of data, AI is helping us make more informed decisions, be more productive, and even improve our quality of life. From improving healthcare to creating new job opportunities, AI is shaping the future in ways we never thought possible. In this webinar, Mariam Kiran, a Computer Research Scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, highlights how Artificial Intelligence is transforming our lives and shaping the future.
The Artificial Intelligence Summit 2023 was hosted by atomcamp and Jazz on Wednesday, 18th January 2023, at NIC Islamabad. Partners for the event included the Ministry of IT & Telecom, NIC, Special Technology Zones Authority and Tech Destination Pakistan.
The aim of the Artificial Intelligence Summit was to provide a platform for discussion on key issues related to AI in Pakistan such as the policy and regulatory framework, the positioning of AI related products and services in local and global markets and the skills and training required by Pakistani professionals to tackle AI head on.
What Skills Do Data Science Careers Require?
On October 27th, 2022, atomcamp hosted an event in NIC Pakistan titled “Skills for a Data Science Career.” The event featured presentations and discussions led by Yahya Bajwa, Minahil Raza, and Hussain Shahbaz, all experts in the field of data science. The event aimed to provide attendees with a deeper understanding of the skills and knowledge needed to pursue a career in data science, including the latest industry trends and best practices. The event also provided networking opportunities for attendees to connect with other professionals in the field and learn from the experiences of the speakers.
Women in CS-Career Development Workshop
This free workshop guided approximately 20 female students and graduates of Computer Science on how to build a competent profile, land a dream job, and explore a range of different opportunities available for them at national and international levels. This workshop focused on:
- CV/Resume Writing
- Interview Skills
- Potential Career Opportunities (they’re numerous!)
After the success of the two previous festivals, atomcamp conducted the third wecamp Festival on the 10th & 11th of December at PNCA (Pakistan National Council of Arts), F5, Islamabad. The festival was a celebration of over 100 home-based women entrepreneurs. The festival was a success as it allowed women entrepreneurs to showcase their craft, expand their customer base, and learn from the other women entrepreneurs around them as they networked.
atomcamp conducted the first Art Therapy Festival on the 24th & 25th of September at PNCA (Pakistan National Council of Arts), F5, Islamabad. The festival was a celebration of Art Therapy and self expression. The festival was a success as it allowed men, women and children, to showcase their expression and thoughts through colors and clay.
The event was inaugurated by Chair SDGs Committee on Child Rights, MNA Mehnaz Akbar Aziz (PML-N), Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Capital Development Authority Affairs, MNA Ali Nawaz Awan (PTI), Member of Standing Committees Information and Broadcasting, MNA Naz Baloch (PPP), and Group Head, Retail and Priority Sectors Lending at the Bank of Punjab, Mr. Asif Riaz.
The event was attended by people from all walks of life, including families from Islamabad and Rawalpindi, schoolchildren, and parliamentarians, and dignitaries from city administration. Visitors engaged in art and craft activities. The art activity included painting on a canvas with acrylic paints. Both children and adults got creative in making beautiful images. Younger children got an outlet to draw at the crayon drawing stations. atomcamp’s volunteer art trainers guided the activity and helped people in handling art material. “The world is focusing on providing skills. We have provided all the material for visitors for a hands-on experience on skills development,” said co-founder atomcamp, Naveed Iftikhar.