A seminar was conducted by Dr. Govand Anwar, entitled “The relationship between employees’ commitment and sustained productivity: A case study of feed planet in Kurdistan” on March 28th, 2017. President, vice president, faculty members and administrators have participated in this seminar. The purpose of the research was to examine the relationship between employee commitment and sustained productivity in feed plants in Erbil. Dr. Anwar found that continuance commitment had the highest value among other types of employee commitment this indicated that many feed plants’ employees are committed to their job because of remuneration and lack of alternatives.
Dr Nyaz Najmadin, Chairman of Business Department, participated in a our round-table discussion on November 17th, 2016, titled “Economic Reforms in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.”, prepared by Prof Mar DeWeaver at AUIS (American University-Sulaimani). The The IRIS Team has appreciated his contribution to the discussion. More information is available on:
On 26/10 the fall 2015 seminar season of KUST kickstarted with a seminar by Dr. Alan M. Noory titled "Selling the "Don't Have" to the "Can"t Buy": Urban Sprawl in Kurdistan's Business Environment, Post 2003.
The seminar was presented in the Showroom at 1:30 PM, and faculty members and students participated in it.
The seminar was an attempt to explain the consequences of compensating illegal contradicting claims and forms of possession of land in the process of urban sprawl on the business environment in Kurdistan.
Attention was paid to predicting violence and social unrest as a result of this process
At the end of Dr. Alan's presentation there was a spirited descustion about the current legal structure of land tenure in Kurdistan and predictions for the future.
The seminarended at 2:10 and Dr. Salah Aziz, KUST President, presented Dr. Alan with a certificate of appreciation for his presentation.