The relationship between students and Microsoft is very strong from last few years. Microsoft is working very hard to empower the you the youth with technology which will help them in their present and future as well. Today in Lahore, Microsoft launched a workshop and named it as “young generation with modern knowledge”. Chief Minister of Punjab was the chief guest of the workshop along with him Minister Education Mujtaba Shuja-ur-Rehman, MPA Dr Saeed Elahi, Secretary Higher Education, Chairman Punjab Board of Information Technology, Country Manager of Microsoft and Chairman Punjab Youth Council were also present. Punjab’s government is working very hard in the category of Information Technology. Mr. Shahbaz Sharif said:
Launching of Microsoft Workshop is a good program for imparting training of Information Technology to the youth generation which will yield far reaching results. The cooperation of Microsoft with regard to launching of Microsoft Workshop was praiseworthy and under this program, training workshops would be arranged in nine divisions of the province through which opportunities of training regarding Information Technology, Women Development, Media & Communication and Management would be available to 360 members of Youth Council. Program of holding training workshops for creating awareness among youth about the IT was a commendable step and it would be implemented through Punjab Youth Council.
Microsoft has done a lot in this region and they have made a huge amount as funding for workshops in the region so far.