Islamabad: (Parliament Times) Bahria University’s National Institute of Maritime
Affairs organized a focused talk on US – Iran Conflict Implications for
regional and global security. The focused talk aims to bring together experts
from academia and policymakers to deliberate and analyzed recommendations for the government and relevant stakeholders. Former Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral (R) Muhammad Zakaulah NI (M) graced the event as chief guest. The event provided a forum to experts sharing their knowledge and experience.
The esteemed speaker Ambassador (Retd) Ali Sarwar Naqvi, Executive
Director of the Center for International Strategic Studies gave an in-depth
account of recent military and political conflict between US-Iran and its
long-term consequences to the region and relevant allies. Relevant retired
military officials, policymakers, faculty & students participated in the
National Institute of Maritime Affairs – NIMA at Bahria University
is working to broaden the scope of Maritime Research as National Think Tank.
The activities and interests of NIMA are mainly focused around Maritime domain which includes Maritime Security, International Relations, Trade, Blue Economy, Ports & Shipping, Marine Environment, Conservation & Ocean Resources and Maritime Awareness.
DG National Institute of Maritime Affairs Vice Admiral Abdul Aleem
HI(M) extended gratitude to the distinguished speaker, worthy guests and said
that Bahria University has taken a lead in Maritime Sciences as well as
establishment of Maritime Science & Technology Park through which new
opportunities of research and innovation will be opened in this field with
respect to global challenges and opportunities.
The Chief Guest Admiral (R) Muhammad Zakaullah NI(M) appreciated
the efforts of NIMA for organizing the focused talk and hoped that it will keep
endeavoring activities under umbrella of Bahria University. Faculty, students
and reps of various think tanks attended the event and have shown keen interest.