PASTIC in collaboration with Institute of Research Promotion, Lahore, organized a 2-day training workshop on April 4-5, 2014 on the topic of "Advance QuantitativeAnalysis through SPSS and AMOS", at PASTIC National Centre, Islamabad. Eighteen participants from 15 S&T Organi z a t ions and Universities attended the training programme. Dr. Zeeshan Ahmad Bhatti, Iqra University, Islamabad and Mr. Muhammad
Arshad, University of Lahore, Lahore, were the resource persons of training. During
the inaugural ceremony , Director General PASTIC, Dr. Muhammad Akram Shaikh in his
welcome address highlighted the activities of PASTIC and the objectives of the workshop.
He said that PASTIC i s the pione e r organization in provision of S&T information
services to scientific and researchers community of Pakistan since its inception.
He further said that PASTIC also imparts training on modern aspects of information
handling and management techniques by organizing workshops and training programmes
for researchers, scientists and information professionals for preparing them to
meet the challenges of this digital age. Additional Director (STI), PASTIC Mr. Muhammad
Aqil Khan gave closing remarks of the event and appreciated the interest of the
participants to learn and apply advanced techniques through SPSS and AMOS. The resource
persons and participants were awarded shields and certificates, at the closing session
of training workshop. The training on quantitative analysis through SPSS and AMOS
was highly appreciated by the participants.