The PAITS event will take place on Wednesday-Thursday, 19-20 October, 2017 as in the following:

Wednesday, 19th October 2016
Plenary Session (Al-Razi Hall)
1250-1330 Prof. Dr. Kaleem Raza Khan — Bilingualism and Translation: the Role of Culture
Prsentation Session (Confucius Room II)
1545-1600 Jamil Akhtar — English-Arabic Translation in Pakistan: Scope and Activities
1600-1615 Dr. Shair Ali Khan — Ambiguities (Structural & Semantic) in the Translation of Quran and Ways to Avoid Them
1615-1630 Dr. Inam ul Haq Ghazi — Essence matters: Components of Translation competence as a tool to advance Translation & Interpreting Studies in Pakistan
1630-1645 Shaigan Sohail & Rehana Yasmin — Translation Quality Assessment of 'The Death of Shehrzad'
1645-1700 Muhammad Salman Riaz — A Descriptive Contrastive Analysis of Idioms Translated from Urdu into English: English Translations of Manto’s Toba Tek Singh as a case in point
1700-1715 Ghazala Tabbasum — Translation Strategies & the Problem of Untranslatable in “Path of The Rose: Sufi Creed of Love” by Lala Rukh Shaukat
1715-1730 Dr. Aalia Sohail Khan — Transformation of Meaning in Translation
Thursday, 20th October 2016
Plenary Session (Al-Razi Hall)
009-0940 Prof. Dr. Raja Nasim Akhtar —  Translation Studies as an Emerging  Field of Research: Scope 
and Challenges
Training Session (Confucius Room II)
1430-1530 Muhammad Salman Riaz — A brief historical Survey of Translation Approaches
1530-1630 Raza Naeem — Introduction to the Art of Translation: Theory and Practice