‘Innovation’ a SAMAA TV Production named Brand of the Year 2009

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Innovation a program aired on SAMAA TV which covers innovation across Pakistan has been awarded brand of the year award for 2009 in a category recognizing products and services that sharpen public focus on processes of innovation and competitiveness in Pakistan. The series beat out more than 500 competitors from various industries in a nationwide judging that included a consumer survey and an expert panel analysis.

Innovation is a result of collaboration between  Vinnova Stanford Research Center of  Innovation Journalism and SAMAA TV.

As mentioned by report on Stanford news channel here ‘Innovation’ is a brain child of SAMMA CEO Mr Amir Jehangir who also sits on the advisory board of Innovation Journalism Center.

It is very heartening to see that in today’s mayhem of political and talk shows Amir Jehangir tried to bring out some thing positive for our society and provide hope, and  was rightfully rewarded.

Congratulations to all of the team behind the idea and its execution.

Following is the introductry video of the program

you can find more details on this here and here

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