KARACHI - The entrepreneurs play a critical role and make praiseworthy contribution in the development of any country. They are the driving force behind the economic growth of the country, which create employment opportunities for the masses by training, educating and converting unskilled workforce into a skilled one. Entrepreneurs develop innovative ideas and concepts which play a major role in boosting the economic conditions of a nation, says a Press release. Recognizing the effective role entrepreneurs can play in improving the economic conditions of Pakistan, Khushhalibank, the premier microfinance institution of the country, has become the exclusive partner of IBA Verve 2011 organised by IBA Entrepreneurship Society (IBAES) and Centre for Entrepreneurial Development. This annual summit is one-of-its kind entrepreneurial event which is attended by young aspiring entrepreneurs, students and renowned entrepreneurs across the country. The unique entrepreneurial summit which will be held on Feb 26 (today) in Karachi will provide young entrepreneurs a great networking platform to connect with established and aspiring entrepreneurs of the region. This will also elaborate on enhancement of business activities, capacity building, and strategies for entering new markets, skill development and setting up new businesses. The informative session will address various issues and problems faced by young entrepreneurs and guide them on surviving in aggressive markets. Various other activities will also be organized such as the story-telling sessions with established entrepreneurs and a mentoring segment which would play an important role in motivating and mentoring the young and aspiring youth of the country.