Monday, November 25th, Karachi – Systems Limited (SYS), powered by its Quality Assurance competency, organized a QA Meetup on November 23 at Karachi School of Business and Leadership. The event focused on the role of software quality assurance in the technology industry and its future in Pakistan. This was the first such event organized by Systems QA, and was dedicated to QA professionals and C-level executives.
The event began with a welcome note to the audience by Naureen Anwar, Vice President of Professional Services at Systems Limited. Five speaker presentations by seasoned experts from the industry were lined up for the event, leading to a panel discussion that included the CEO of Systems Limited, Asif Peer.
The first speaker was Arsalan Rashid, Assistant Vice President of QA services at Systems. He talked about the future of manual testing; will it flourish or wither in this advancing age. The second speaker of the event was Tassuduq Hussain, Head of Quality Assurance & Digital Transformation at TPS Pakistan, who enlightened the audience regarding what digital assurance is and why it is important.
Farrukh Siraj and Azeem Afzal, Senior Managers from Pakistan Stock Exchange and Pakistan Revenue Automation Pvt. Ltd. also spoke to the audience. They talked about the role of QA in Big Data and public-sector digitalization respectively.
The event’s keynote speech was delivered by Ahmed Ayub, Cofounder of Airlift Technologies, who presented his views on quality assurance’s shift to quality engineering. All speeches were highly informative and kept the audience engaged.
The event’s panel discussion focused on the future of quality, the impact it has on real-world businesses, and the challenges it faces. Zunair Haseeb Khan, Assistance Vice President of Quality Assurance at Systems Limited, moderated the discussion. Panelists included Asif Peer, CEO of Systems Limited, Shamim Rajani, COO of GeneTech, Ovais Habib, COO of TPS, and Ahmed Ayub.
The event concluded with a speech by Asif Peer. “QA is a culture,” he said. “If you have a strong culture in an organization, if you believe in it and create that quality culture, then you will be customer-obsessed as well.”
The speakers and panelists received commemorative gifts, and the participant who asked the best question during the session received a prize.
About Systems Limited
Founded in 1977, Systems Limited is a leading global technology and business process outsourcing service provider, delivering innovative business solutions and technology-led BPO services. With over 4,000 employees globally, Systems Limited helps its customers around the world maximize their IT investments and creates specialized solutions that drive business results. These solutions leverage deep technical skills, domain expertise, products, frameworks, accelerators, and industry best practices that offer customers substantial competitive advantage.