ILMA University made its mark again by organizing an out of the box episode of ILMA Experiential Learning Lecture Series. The University invited Mr. Amir Adnan an award-winning Fashion Designer and Fashion Icon of Pakistan on 23rd of November 2021 at its Main Campus. The event started with welcome note from worthy Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Mansoor uz Zafar Dawood. Registrar ILMA, Syed Kashif Rafi, Dean Faculty of Media & Design Dr. Yasmeen Sultana, Corporate Head, Amir Adnan & Assistant Governor, Zone 3, Rotary International District 3271 Ms. Bina Rasheed and Assistant Governor, Zone 1, Rotary International District 3271, Ms. Durdaana Arshad also grace the event with their presence.
Mr. Amir is the Fashion Icon who has built a brand that echoes the modern and traditional designs and has reshaped the fashion landscape of Pakistan. Mr. Amir got many awards and recognitions both nationally and internationally.
Mr. Amir motivated and counselled the students by sharing his life experiences and how a less privileged child can mold himself into a successful entrepreneur and built a leading global brand. He shared his life struggles, projects and stories with the students and shared his formula for success. He said that the sense of achievement and fulfillment lies in the wellbeing of others that are around you, the people that work for you and the relationships you built; in short “live your dreams”. He shared the brand story of Amir Adnan as a brand and as an individual.
Mr. Adnan highly appreciated the students and the university and said that I am glad that the students of ILMA University do proper research about the speaker they will listen and translate the same through interactive Q&A.
Students thoroughly enjoyed the mesmerizing and interactive session with the Fashion Icon, Mr. Amir Adnan.
This stimulating session was also quite productive to meet the SDGs # 8 – Decent Work & Economic Growth & # 9 – Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure.
The series aims to inspire, motivate, counsel and act as a catalyst to inculcate understanding of intricate working of businesses. The series invites CEO’s. Corporate Gurus, Visionaries, Entrepreneurs and Philanthropists to share their ideas and experiences with the students, faculty and staff, and general public alike.