At the prominent Proptech & Smartech Convention ’23, organized by Landtrack.pk; Mr. Farhan Qaiser, the esteemed Director of the Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA), shared his insights on the integration of property technology in urban development. Established in 1979, the SBCA has been at the forefront of regulating building standards in Karachi, ensuring safety and compliance. Mr. Qaiser highlighted the Authority’s ongoing commitment to incorporating smart technology in building control, a step towards modernizing the architectural landscape of the city.
In his speech, Mr. Qaiser proudly emphasized the diverse team of engineers, technicians, and professionals working under one roof at the SBCA. He spoke about the importance of ‘smartness’ not just in technology but also in approach and operations. The SBCA, under his leadership, has been instrumental in adapting to newer, smarter technologies in property and building control. Mr. Qaiser also delved into the critical role of the Authority in shaping the city’s skyline, through Chapter Five of the building and town planning regulations, which governs the design and technology of urban structures.
Perhaps the most heartwarming chapter of Mr. Qaiser’s speech was his invitation to the youth. He saw in them the future of property technology, the bright minds that would carry his vision forward. His open arms to young professionals and innovators were not just welcoming gestures but a call to action for a new generation to contribute to the urban landscape of Karachi.
Mr. Farhan Qaiser’s narrative at the Proptech & Smartech Convention is more than a vision; it’s a roadmap for the future of urban development. His leadership at the SBCA is a beacon of hope for a city that continues to grow smarter and more sustainable by the day.
To witness the full speech of Mr. Farhan Qaiser’s innovative approach to building control and technology, watch his complete seminar speech at the Proptech & Smartech Convention here.