KARACHI: The Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) announces its first ever, National Production and Entertainment Trade Conference-FocusPK16.

Currently, the FPCCI is being led by Abdul Rauf Alam as its elected President. Heading the FPCCI-SCPE committee as Chairperson is Atiqa Odho. The FocusPK16 team includes Bond Advertising as its branding and media partner, Talking Point as the communications and strategy partner, Mind Map Communications as digital partner, Aikman Road Studios as event logistics and entertainment partner.

The conference will showcase the entire business of production, entertainment and media: Film, TV, Theater, Radio, Print and Digital at a 2-day trade-related event to be held on 3rd and 4th December 2016 at Beach Luxury Hotel, Karachi.

Speakers at the conference include Minister for Information Maryam Aurangzeb, Chairman PEMRA Absar Alam, Aly Mustansir, Usman Peerzada, Maria Wasti, Sarmad Khoosat, Vasay Chaudhry, Zeb Bangash, Sarwat Gilani, Samina Ahmed, Misbah Khalid, Syed Noor, Noor ul Huda Shah, Ajab Gul, Hameed Sheikh, Haseena Moin, Sahira Kazmi, Taher A. Khan,Imran Aslam, Salman Iqbal, Jerjees Seja, Sultana Siddiqui, Nina Kashif, Seema Taher, Fouad Hussain, Reza Gheewalla, Zohaib Kazi, Salman Shahid, Seemi Raheel, Iram Parveen Bilal, Fifi Haroon, Hassan Zaidi, Usman Riaz, Khalid Anum, Omair Rana, Shallum Xavier, Nadeem Mandviwala, Sohail Hashmi, Khalid Malik, Shiraz Uppal, Azhar Abbas, Amir Zia, Rashid Sami among others who will be speaking during the 18 sessions over 2 full days.

FocusPK16 is an opportunity for producers, directors, showbiz celebrities, creative and technical professionals along with financiers, distributors, trade bodies, production houses, music producers and film distributors, to connect with all media personnel under one roof ranging from TV channels, entertainment media, FPCCI, Ministry of Information, KPK Ministry of Culture& Tourism.

You can expect tremendous knowledge, insight, access, value and a rare chance to hear from the industry's global thought leaders, decision-makers and experts at this event.

Student delegations are invited to attend FocusPK16 to learn more about future careers in the trade. Speed networking opportunities shall be available for B2B to connect with each other.-PR