Syed Faizan Hussain, a 23 year old, talented young tech entrepreneur from Pakistan received recognition for his work to promote use of technology in health related problems. For his efforts he received Queen’s Young Leaders Award.
Who is Syed Faizan Hussain?
Faizan is a young entrepreneur, he created many Startups. His work include
- OneHealth: A system that can be used ensuring disease surveillance and to support medical institutions in combatting prevalent outbreaks.
- Edu Aid: A procedure through which sign language could be translated in to spoken language
- Trained around 200 underprivileged students in computer programming
- Plans for future of this youngster is to come up with a tech company specifically for freelancers, entrepreneurs called Venture Dart
Who is given the prestigious Queen’s Young Leaders Award?
This award is for young minds ranging from 18-29 years from Common Wealth nations. The award recognizes leadership potential in young blood. It was originally established by Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust, Comic Relief and the Royal Commonwealth Society in the year 2014
Proud moment for Pakistan:
Faizan was the only Pakistani who won the award along with winners from various Common Wealth countries. Faizan said that he was honored to receive this award and he wish to expand his skills and work with different people to share ideas and gain experience.