28 April 2019 | Islamabad
Glug & SketchApp
- Zara Zaman Khan
- Harris Ejaz
- Nabeel Yousuf
- Tehmina Khurram
Islamabad Creative Community is back with brand new hosts & speakers!
Glug brings together creatives from across the town to showcase awesome work, share experiences and meet like-minded people. Each event features talks from creatives, agencies, start-ups and exciting up-and-coming talent, plus tons of time for seriously light-hearted networking.
What is SketchApp?
As we are ambassador of SketchApp Pakistan. We will have a talk on Sketch and moreover, we are going to raffle off two Sketch licenses at our first ever Sketch meetup in pakistan.
The event will be hosted by the great Mamoon Sabri: Mamoon is a sports caster, journalist and interviewer in the global e-sports world. He has worked with companies such as Redbull and Leisure Leagues across three continents to present their products and tournaments.
Zara Zaman Khan is a left field Pakistani interior designer known for her unconventional style and approach to life. Khan’s professional journey began in her mid 20’s as an NCA drop-out, which eventually led her from designing prominent venues in Pakistan to traveling the world on a path of self discovery.
Her current commercial work entails civil works, indoor construction, architectural plans and customized furniture. She is a vital symbol of female empowerment and ideologies of alternative lifestyles in Pakistan.
She partakes in gender equality movements and has been involved in documentaries raising awareness on gender stereotypes. In a country where conformism is the norm, Zara kicked back against cultural restraints to ultimately surviving and rising as a symbol of independence and a true flag bearer of creative freedom.
Harris Ejaz is a vigilante creative director and illustrator working primarily in animation and video games industries. An NCA alumnus, his career has spanned everything from award winning apps to successful films. He specialises in crafting narratives and world building through visual design.
Nabeel Yousuf worked in the movies and lived on some Islands. Nabeel is a designer, storyteller, traveller and even tried to become a pirate once... Now, he grows organic vegetables and makes earth technology. He will be talking about how to "create buzz".
Tehmina Khurram specializes in helping people to transform and rise above from their current state not only to excel in their careers but also to improve social and personal well-being. She has trained hundreds of people in corporate sector"
#LaughterTherapy is an excellent way to reduce stress in our lives. This program of continuous Laughter not only provides a full-scale workout for your muscles, it unleashes a rush of stress-busting endorphins as well as promote overall health and wellness. It aims to use the natural physiological process of laughter to help relieve physical or emotional stresses or discomfort.
We will also be joined by Sarim Bukhari to end up this chapter with some tunes! Samir is only 19 but already an extremely passionate and talented musician and vocalist currently studying at NUST.
Big thanks to our partners:
Fata from Focus Productions: Fara is striving artist from KPK where there is a lack of female photographers/artists. After taking professional training and courses from #Nikon, she geared up to open up her production house by the name of Focus Productions. Focus Productions provides event management services, wedding planning and set up arrangement for live concerts and much more.
Payoneer is a financial services company that provides online money transfers, digital payment services and working capital solutions. The company specializes in facilitating cross-border B2B payments. It provides cross-border transactions in 200 countries and territories and more than 150 local currencies, with its cross border wire transfers, online payments, and refillable debit card services.
Hangout aims to become a vibrant community space for dialogue, expression and innovation. Hangout is conceived on the idea of comradeship of individuals with a shared goal to amplify the impact of their work for a more cohesive society.