Islamabad is the capital of Pakistan and the tenth largest city in the country. Located within the Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT), the population of the city has grown from 100,000 in 1951 to 1.15 million as of 2011. The greater Islamabad-Rawalpindi Metropolitan Area is the third largest conurbation in Pakistan with a population of over 4.5 million inhabitants.
Islamabad is located in the Pothohar Plateau in the northeastern part of the country, within the Islamabad Capital Territory. The region has historically been a part of the crossroads of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with Margalla pass acting as the gateway between the two regions. The city was built during the 1960s to replace Karachi as Pakistan's capital. Islamabad is a well-organised international city divided into several different sectors and zones. It is regarded as the most developed city in Pakistan and is ranked as a Gamma- world city. The city is home to Faisal Mosque, the largest mosque in South Asia and the fourth largest mosque in the world.
Islamabad has the highest literacy rate in Pakistan and is home to the some of the top-ranked universities in Pakistan, including Quaid-i-Azam University, Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences and National University of Sciences and Technology. Allama Iqbal Open University in Islamabad is one of the world's largest universities.
Exhibitor TestimonialsIt's been beneficial for us to be present here. We met allot of people in a right ranks in government & private industry who may be able to help us with our proposition. I believe we got our objectives fulfilled. (MR. WASEEM ANWAR, WANTAMONY, MALAYSIA)This is our 2nd time participation. We have got very good and positive response here. Lots of military people and government officials have visited us in the exhibition. This is a very good exhibition. The right people are here actually. (MR. RICARDO DA SILVA, EXPORT SALES, NEMTEK-SOUTH-AFRICA)We had very nice contacts with the people that came in & visited our booth. We met allot of government people and this is exactly what we are targeting. We met a lot of people who are interested in setting up the partnership with us. (MR. JAN VAN BENTHEM, CONSULTANT, WINDOWGARD-NETHERLANDS)It's a good experience and a good achievement for Pegasus who has driven this whole event to Islamabad and they have successfully achieved visitors' & exhibitors' satisfaction. (MR. MUHAMMAD IMRAN, FIRE CONSULTANT, TAJS WEST COAST)Turnout of this exhibition is very good because of the venue. It is beneficial for the exhibitors like us that through this platform we met visitors who were decision makers or from the key positions. (MR. FAYYAZ HUSSAIN, IAL PAKISTAN PVT. LTD.)
What Our Visitors SayThis is a very informative & technology intensive exhibition. Innovative technologies are present in the exhibition. There are lots of foreign exhibitors and they brought their product here which is good thing. (AIR COMMODORE MR. SAFDAR ALI, MEMBER COMMERCIAL-PAC Board KAMRA)Met our expectations and some products are very new to us. For Islamabad this is something very good because lot many organizations are here and they need these systems. This is something I really appreciate. (SECRETARY DEFENCE)The exhibition is good. I think this is very good that we continue this exhibition. (MR. AHMED BILAL, CHAIRMAN, SUPARCO)The best part of it is that most of the companies & most of the items are available under one roof. (MR. NAEEM KHAN, HOD SECURITY, MOBILINK PAKISTAN)