On 22nd August 2017, Ambassador Abdul Basit, President of Islamabad Policy Research visited the CGSS where Major General Syed Khalid Amir Jaffery, (Retd), President of CGSS received him. The other advisory board members present on the occasion were:-
a) Major General Hafiz Masroor Ahmed, (Retd) Vice President - CGSS
b) Mr. Babar Suhail, Vice President - CGSS
c) Ambassador Amjad Majid Abbasi, Member Advisory Board - CGSS
It was decided that CGSS and IPRI will work together in research field and will organize events relating to national and international significance.