TECH Meetup 009
TECH Pakistan has been making the wave through its meetups for nearly a year now. This time too, they brought a promising topic which is greatly connected to Pakistan technology landscape and can be of bigger value in terms of opportunities.
“THE RISE OF E-Commerce in Pakistan”
The event was graced with the presence of esteemed speakers and Panelists from the industry and was moderated by CSO TECH Pakistan Anushae Sharoff. It witnessed worthwhile enthusiasm from the attendees and insightful discussion by speakers who include Syed Ahsen Aslam – 1Link, Abid Belli – Delivery Waly, Ahmed Rauf Essa – TeleMart, Shehzad Rah – MIMCART . The event was attended by professionals, affiliate marketers, students, developers, and resellers from E-Commerce marketplaces and was a big success.
Some past and present statistics were present, which clearly refelect the upward trend in this space. The payment method has always been a concern for e-commerce which now is being addressed and authorities are taking serious measures. Customer behavior has also matured and now more and more people prefer to do online shopping. And for sure, Alibaba coming to Pakistan was also discussed which ignited a hope for growth. The participants especially students took this topic to their keen interest and asked questions about, what might be the factors those encouraged Alibaba step into our market.
The event was also graced with special guest Rebecca – Environmentalist, and Mani – Renowned Tv actor. The energy went high when the training on “How to be an affiliate marketer and earn” was announce by TECH Pakistan, that is a fair opportunity for all the new comers and students.