On 24th January 2017 Major General Syed Khalid Amir Jaffery, HI(M), (Retd), President CGSS along with Major General Hafiz Masroor Ahmed (Retd), Vice President CGSS, Mr. Babur Suhail, Vice President & Legal Advisor CGSS and Brigadier Akhtar Nawaz Janjua (Retd), Member Advisory Board CGSS visited NUST, Islamabad. The delegation was received by Mr. Amer Hashmi, President Global Think Tank Network (GTTN) and other members of NUST faculty/senior fellows.
A detailed presentation was given to the CGSS delegates on the economic issues faced by Pakistan, it was followed by a candid discussion on how CGSS and GTTN (NUST) can collaborate for joint research and advise the stakeholders on different governance/economic issues. It was decided that both institutions will carry out joint studies/research work. The GTTN/NUST team included:
1. Mr. Amer Hashmi, President Global Think Tank Network (A NUST forum)
2. Dr. Ashfaque Hasan Khan, Principal & Dean School of Social Sciences & Humanities, NUST
3. Mr. Owais Ghani, Former Governor Baluchistan and KP
4. Mr. Humayun Gauhar, Senior Fellow GTTN
5. Brigadier Amir Yaqub (Retd), Director Operations GTTN
6. Mr. Ali Shah, Head of Research GTTN