Chairman of Senate Standing Committee on Information and Broadcasting Senator Faisal Javed on Monday inaugurated a digital audio broadcast (DAB) facility here at Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU).
In collaboration with Power 99 Islamabad, the university recently established a digital podcast setup to facilitate educational and co-curricular activities.
Addressing the inauguration ceremony, Senator Faisal lauded the creation of a digital content creation and dissemination hub on campus. He also assured his full support for expanding the facility and for establishing the School of Media Studies on campus.
Earlier, Quaid-i-Azam University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mohammad Ali said, the collaboration was a part of QAU’s efforts to establish academia-industry linkages.
He said the “QAU Radio” would contribute to the evolving media and communication industry by providing skilled human resources.
Chief Executive of Power 99 Najib Ahmed said the “QAU Radio” will mainstream knowledge.
He further said this facility would serve as a technology lab for the university and would provide a podcast facility for every department.
QAU Radio in-charge Dr Salma Malik apprised the audience on the need and setting up of the facility and in her vote of thanks lauded the team and committee members.
From : pk.mashable.com