Word cloud describing major themes of our research publications Our RoboCup @Home  team 'Karachi Chotu' came 3rd in IranOpen RoboCup 2014 The lab hosts two state of the art Nao robots Our RoboCup Soccer team 'Karachi Koalas' currently ranks 5th in the World and won 2 awards in IranOpen RoboCup 2013 We are the first and only team from Pakistan that has been participating in World RoboCup Soccer Competitions since 2011 Some of our projects are solving local industry problems. Word cloud of undergraduate and graduate courses regularly taught by the lab members We frequently conduct Robotics Workshops for high school students Our robots and team members participate in innovative team building and leadership workshops for executives Reports on our RoboCup Soccer participations have been broadcasted by national TV channels We organize Data Analytics workshops for professionals In addition to organizing robotics workshop for students, we also organize robotics training for high school teachers The lab is housed in the recently renovated HBL Academic Center


The Artificial Intelligence Lab at IBA was established in the mid of 2009 with the aim of providing a forum for the development of intelligent systems and discussions on the emerging technologies within the field of AI. In addition to building international alliances/partnerships, the lab also aims to foster collaboration with local industry by developing intelligent solutions for problems pertinent to Pakistani market. In a span of 6 years, the lab has been able to create two RoboCup teams: one in Soccer league and the other in @Home league. The lab has also been able to win 3 research grants from National ICT R&D Fund, Higher Education Commission and Third World Academy of Sciences. In collaboration with one of her industry partner, the lab has developed an Anti-Money laundering system for the local market. It regularly organizes workshops on robotics and data analytics for professionals. The lab maintains a very active collaboration with the Innovation and Enterprise Research Lab of the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) and several team members have not only visited UTS for few months but couple of them have joined UTS on full scholarships to pursue PhD from there. The following are some of the recent activities of the lab. For a complete list please visit the News section of this website.