DIY Geeks lets you “Do It Yourself”

DIY Geeks, Plan9′s graduating startup, is a facilitation platform for creating technological solutions to resolve issues faced in daily lives. It is a startup that aims at initiating maker movement in Pakistan.     Table of Contents: Formation   Story   Offered Services   Achievements   What led to the formation…


Idea Croro’n Ka: Pakistan’s Shark Tank is finally launched!

Press Release – Idea Croro’n Ka Launch For months, rumors were brewing about a show coming up that will promote entrepreneurship. The wait is formally over as Pakistan’s first ever business reality show was announced at a red carpet event in Lahore organized by NEO TV. Chairman NEO, Dr. Abdur…


Dear All, Embrace Yourselves for Startup Lahore!

Lahore, 2nd January, 2017 Startup Lahore is a 2-day conference to be organized in Lahore, bringing together the finest angel investors, entrepreneurs, mentors, speakers, tech companies, accelerators and media onto one platform. Startups will have access to a network of local and foreign investors as well as mentorship and training…


An Exclusive Interview with the CEO of Sehat

In this segment, FreshStart conducts an interview of Nadir Mumtaz, CEO of Sehat, an online pharmacy with immense potential to become the “one-stop shop” for medicines for Pakistanis. 1. How did you envision Sehat? My family has been involved heavily in the pharmaceutical industry of Pakistan since 1948. With the…


Careem and Plan9’s ERUPT Finale becomes Reality

Plan9 and Careem hosted ERUPT; the first student-based entrepreneurial road show. The purpose of this venture was to further strengthen the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Pakistan. Under the umbrella of ERUPT the stakeholders were able to build valuable relationships with key opinion leaders across universities & tech industry and brought the student body…


Digitalk holds event “Technology and Untapped Pakistani Businesses”

Lahore 24th November, 2016 Royal Palm, Daffodil Hall   Digitalk held an event at the Royal Palm Golf and Country Club, in Daffodil Hall, labeled Technology and Untapped Pakistani Businesses.  The following were invited to be guest speakers at the event:   Daniyal Siddiqui (Country Head, Premier Energy) Zeeshan Anwar Khan…


Tech-Knowledge Campaign Concludes With One FInal Hunt – Plan9

Education as a sector is largely over-looked in Pakistan and requires immediate attention. We feel that the limitlessness that technology has to offer can have a positive impact on the overall structure of the industry. Plan9 has been taking a strong stance to increase the induction of technology in the…