• Dr Arshi Saleem Hashmi

    Dr. Arshi Saleem Hashmi specializes in religion and violent conflicts. She is an Associate Professor at the Department of Peace and Conflict Studies, and Focal Person for the Centre of Excellence on Counter Extremism at National Defense University (NDU) Islamabad. She has worked with the United States Institute of Peace (USIP), Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life, Institute of Regional Studies and University of Karachi before joining the NDU in Islamabad.

  • Syed Shamoon Hashmi


    Syed Shamoon Hashmi holds an active track record as a human rights activist and in particular the Gender related issues. In his capacity as the Joint Secretary, National Assembly of Pakistan, he was instrumental in the creation of an across-the-board all-parties Women Parliamentary Caucus --- the first of its kind alliance of women legislators in the national history. His efforts have also yielded in the creation of Parliamentary Task Force on Sustainable Development Goals and the initiation of Parliamentary Studies course in 17 universities of Pakistan.

  • Dr. Musstanser Tinauli

    Dr. Musstanser Tinauli is a global citizen, smart city expert and an innovator. He focuses on finding innovative ways to create sustainable, smarter and safer livelihoods. He is the founder of a startup called Fori Mazdoori that economically empowers the blue collared workers. Dr. Tinauli’s research interests include ‘sustainable system service and design’, interaction design’, ‘design thinking’, ‘social innovation’ and ‘human behavior’. He has conducted several social innovation camps/workshops in Asia, Europe and USA that focused on sustainability, service design, co-creation and co-existence.  

  • Tazeen Mohsin Imran


    Tazeen Mohsin Imran a clinical psychologist, thought leader and the Chief Culture Officer for AQUITY. Dedicated to nurturing the human spirit to fulfill their own unique potential. Tazeen's interest led her to work in several fields including advertising, research & education. She indulged herself in learning alternative healing modalities like Mind Sciences and Reiki, before finally pursuing psychotherapy. She has been facilitating thousands through her trainings from a very long time now.

  • Naima Hassan

    Naima Hassan is an active dynamic behavioral sciences expert working towards better mental health by promoting comprehensive mind wellness. More than twenty years professional experience in mental health and psychological counseling, in positions of increasing responsibilities, this includes six years in the United Nations Department of Safety and System (UNDSS) till now. She has extensive experience of practicing Psychological Counseling skills and techniques in disaster and non-disaster situation both in national and in international settings from two decades, helping vulnerable people in stressful, traumatic and critical situations to heal trauma.