PESHAWAR: Digital Youth Summit (DYS) has started in Peshawar today. According to details, Digital Youth Summit has started in Shiraz Arena, Peshawar which will continue till 9th of May, 2015. Digital Youth Summit which is a conference that aims to bring the next generation of digital innovators together in Pakistan.
The organizers of the Digital Youth Summit describes that it is basically a conference related to digital technology that today has engulfed the whole world. This startup expo was first organized in May 2014. The purpose of the summit is to primarily focus on technology entrepreneurship, on-line work and tech for social innovation.
Since its inception in May 2014, it got good results as 800+ participants were present in the two day conference in Peshawar last year whereas 4000 further participants increased and availed the conference on internet. In the meantime, #KPDYS14 found to be a trending topic on Twitter in Pakistan.
After the event took place in Peshawar in 2014, it became a reference event for the community interested in technology across the country. Digital Youth Summit is a joint initiative of Peshawar 2.0, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa IT Board and the World Bank.
It is pertinent to mention here that the Summit was formed considering the importance of Information and Communication Technologies that are more accessible than ever and can provide endless opportunities.
Moreover, a person having an innovative idea and if he is equipped with essential knowledge and having proper guidance can become a tech entrepreneur. He can get achievements more and more depending on his knowledge and entrepreneur skills.