DICE Foundation, is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization, registered in Michigan, USA.
DICE Foundation in collaboration with its domestic and international partners, is pursuing a DICE Program in Pakistan, to foster culture of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the country and transform Pakistan into an innovation-driven economy. The current partners of DICE Program in Pakistan are: HEC, PCST, ISESCO, British Council, COMSATS, IBA, LUMS, IST, NUST, NED, SMEDA, PSF, ICT R&D Fund, UOG, DUHS, UET-KPK and UET-Taxila, UAF and NTU.
Annual DICE Mega Innovation Event is one of the major initiatives of the DICE Program and has been conducted every year since 2007. The idea behind the event is to motivate academia, industry, government, entrepreneurs and expatriates to come to a common platform to showcase innovations and technologies, share knowledge and further collaborate with each other for the rapid development of innovative products, necessary for the economic development of the country.
Besides, DICE Mega event, there are several other focused annual events such as DICE-Automotive, DICE-Energy & Water, DICE-Health, DICE Textile, DICE Agriculture & Food Sciences and DICE Information and Enabling Technologies organized under the DICE Program. In addition, there are numerous intra-university events conducted as well.