A round table conference titled ‘The Necessity of ICT Olympiad Bangladesh in reality of the Fourth Industrial Revolution’ organized by ICT Olympiad Bangladesh was held on Saturday 26th February. The round table meeting started at 4 pm at the conference hall of Biswasahitya Kendra at Bangla Motor in the capital.The conference was presented by Ashraful Insan Evan and the honorable guest was Syed Almas Kabir, President, Bangladesh Malaysia Chambers of Commerce,
Shahid ul Munir, President, BCS, Dr. Atiur Rahman, economist and former governor of Bangladesh Bank, Professor. Nazrul Islam, Pro-VC, Northern University, Touhid Hossain, General Secretary, Bangladesh Association of Call Centers and Outsourcing (BACCO), Kazi Rakib Uddin Ahmed, Founder and CEO, American Bangladesh Center for Development Excellence (ABCDE), Farha Mahmud Trina, Teacher, Australian International School, Principal, Udayan High School, Ayesha S. Chowdhury, Principal, Cardiff International School, Md Mojahidul Islam, President, Bangladesh ICT Journalist Forum (BIJF), Sohag Mia, Project Director, ICT Olympiad Bangladesh,Monir Hosen CEO , Creative IT Institute, Mohammad Shahriar Khan, Chairman, Whistle, Arefin Dipu, CEO, Whistle and Shamima Binte Zalil, Convener, ICT Olympiad Bangladesh.
The round table meeting started at 3:30 pm with the national anthem. After that The Project Director of ICT Olympiad Bangladesh Sohag Mia gave a detailed presentation on ICT Olympiad Bangladesh.Then the speakers highlighted the need for ICT Olympiad Bangladesh in the reality of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
Monir Hossain, CEO of Creative IT Institute said, “Through ICT Olympiad Bangladesh, we want to work with everyone to build the next generation of skilled people”.
Mohammad Shahriar Khan,Chairman of Whistle said, “Our main goal with ICT Olympiad Bangladesh is to bring ICT knowledge to the grassroots-level.”
We can hope that ICT Olympiad Bangladesh will be held across the country in a joint venture of Whistle and Creative IT Institute.