Vision and Mission

VISION: Grow automotive industry in Pakistan to globally competitive levels by 2040
MISSION: Encourage and promote automotive related innovations throughout the country and transform them into commercial products and services; and to serve as R&D wing for the automotive industry to help solve their technological problems

 

CONSORTIUM OF UNIVERSITIES

  • National University of Science and Technology (NUST), Islamabad
  • National College of Arts (NCA), Lahore
  • DHA Suffa University (DSU), Karachi
  • Capital University of Science and Technology (CUST), Islamabad
  • NED University of Engineering and Technology (NEDUET), Karachi.

Annual Innovation Event

Purpose of this event is to promote innovation and entrepreneurship by providing a forum for students to showcase innovative ideas and products to automotive industry.

Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology (SSUET), Karachi will hold annual automotive innovation event on October 18 & 19.

STEERING COMMITTEE

PAKISTAN

  • DR. SHAHID IKRAMULLAH (CHAIR)
  • DR. AMER BHATTI
  • DR. RAJA AMER AZEEM
  • DR. MAZHAR ABBAS RIZVI
  • MR. MUHAMMAD SABIH
  • DR. MUSHAHID HASHMI
  • MR. NAWEED HASAN
  • MR. NAJIULLAH HUSSAINI
  • DR. SAMI UR REHMAN

USA, CANADA, & EUROPE

  • MR. SAAD ELLAHIE (CHAIR)
  • MR. ABDUL MUEED KHAWAJA
  • MR. ABID SANDILA
  • DR. AHSAN QAZI
  • MR. FAKHAR MEHMOOD
  • DR. KHURSHID QURESHI
  • MR. MUHAMMAD ABDUL HARIS
  • MR. MUHAMMAD BILAL
  • MR. MUHAMMAD RIZWAN
  • MR. SAMI SIDDIQUI
  • MR. SALMAN BASIT
  • MR. SYED ASAD ALI
  • MR. UMAR KHAN

All Pakistan DICE Auto Innovation Event 2016 at NUST

The National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) is Pakistan’s premier Higher Education Institute (HEI), taking pride in providing quality education in a multitude of Science & Technology (S&T) disciplines. In addition to achieving...

All Pakistan DICE Automotive 2015 Innovation and Entrepreneurship event at SMME-NUST Islamabad on November 26 and 27, 2015

All Pakistan DICE Automotive 2015 Innovation and Entrepreneurship held at SMME-NUST Islamabad on November 26 and 27, 2015

DICE Automotive 2014 at NUST on 16 December, 2014

DICE Automotive 2014 in Collaboration with NUST-SMME and DICE Foundation will be held on 16 December, 2014

DICE-Automotive Community Awareness on Oct 19, 2014

DICE-Automotive Community Awareness Event on Oct 19, 2014 from 2:00 - 5:00 PM in West Bloomfield Library, Michigan Dice Automotive Event Info

FEATURED PROJECT  DEMO CAR

  • One of the key initiatives of DICE Automotive Innovation center at NUST, Islamabad.
  • Sub-compact segment with focus on affordability & competitive performance.
  • Focus on indigenous engineering and development using methods, tools, and techniques that are in line with cutting edge
    international standards.
  • Variant approach – conventional and electric variants using same platform.
  • Faculty and students from consortium of universities working in a matrix structure with support of expatriates from US,
    Canada, UK, and Germany.

PHASE I: Exterior and Interior

Styling concept > Completed

  • Team at NCA completed exterior and
    interior styling concept for demo car

 

  • DICE Foundation and Najeeb Nayyer
    (entrepreneur and founder in Pakistan)
    signed an MoU on March 13, 2019
    forming strategic partnership in support
    of Demo Car project. Under this MoU,
    a full-size model representative of
    exterior and interior styling is being
    developed.

PHASE II: Conventional and Electric
Test Prototypes > In-Process

  • Chassis components being designed
    and analyzed by DHA Suffa, Karachi
  • Electrical subsystem and components
    being designed and analyzed by DHA
    Suffa, Karachi:
  • Battery Electric Variant System design
    and simulation being done by NUST,
    Islamabad
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD) and
    Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE)
    models are being developed for design
    refinement before building test
    properties and fully functional
    prototypes.

PHASE III: Fully Functional Prototype
> Planned

Fully integrated and functional prototype
representative of:

  •  Styling – Exterior and Interior
  • Features – Comfort and Convenience
  • Performance – Acceleration & Speed.
  • Ride & Handling, Noise & Vibration
  • Based on learnings from Phase I & II
    prototypes.