WOW Bites are short talks, readings, and soapbox moments, on a very wide range of subjects designed to inspire, engage and introduce audiences to all sorts of different facts, ideas and new ways of thinking. Make sure to catch them all at #WOWKarachi on December 14-15.

DAY 1 - Saturday, 14 December 2019 

12:15 pm - 01:15 pm - Main Garden

"Grassroots" by Granaz Baloch 

"Incel Culture" by Mohamamd Moiz

"The Rise of the Urban, Single Woman" by Sabahat Zakariya 

"Modern Slavery and Gender" by Muna Shamsuddin, British Deputy High Commissioner 


01:15 pm - 02:15 pm - Jasmine

"Reclaiming Indigenous Hair" by Komal Malik

"Modern Motherhood" by Mishayl Naek

"Child Abuse - Dispelling Myths" by Sohema Rehan

"Beautiful Oops " by Hiba Masood 


03:45 pm - 04:45 pm - Jasmine

"Vision beyond Sight" by Safira Bibi 

"Mangarjee Say Kaamyabi Tak Ka Safar " by Phapul Khatoon 

"Finding Self Love" by Maliha Rao

"Strategic Activism" by Zulekha Dawood 



DAY 2 - Sunday, 15 December 2019 

11:00 pm -12:00 pm - Main Garden 

"Women Don't Make History" by Taymiya Zaman 

"We Are Karachi" by Ambareen Thompson 

"The Case For Traditional Music In Modern Pakistan” by Ayla Raza

"The Gendered Implications of Displacement" by Fizza Qureshi 


12:15 pm - 01:15 pm - Jasmine

"Educating Our Girls" by Fajar Rabia 

"Finding My Own Normal" by Rabia Aziz 

"Adoption in Pakistan" by Tahera Hasan 

"Meri Zindagi Ka Safar" by Nazo Pirzada


01:30 pm - 02:30 pm - Jasmine

"Anaya Don't Bite" by Anaya Shaikh

"Urban Development and Karachi's Biodiversity" by Mahera Omar 

"Fluent in Sign" by Azeema Dhanjee 

"Disability and Inclusion" by Dr. Kausar Waqar