IEEE Day 2018 observed at IUB
IEEE Day 2018 was observed at Independent University, Bangladesh in its Bashudhara Campus on November 15, 2018. The day-long programme started with a colorful rally by the students followed by official inauguration, cake cutting, IEEE sessions, technical talk, technical quiz contest, project showcasing, programming contest, games events, inauguration of IEEE Computer Society Student Branch Chapter at IUB and a cultural show. Prof. M. Omar Rahman, Vice Chancellor of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) officially inaugurated the program as the chief guest. The IEEE day was made open by cutting a cake in honor of the day. Prof. M. Kaykobad from BUET, Engr. Sharmin Sultana, Deputy Director (Enforcement & Inspection Directorate) from BTRC and Engr. Md. Hafizur Rahman, Manager (Electrical and Instrumentation Div.) from Shah Cement Industries Ltd. were attended the program as special guests. Dr. M. Abdur Razzak, Mentor of IEEE IUB Student Branch welcomed the inaugural gathering. Prof. Mohammed Anwer, Dean of School of Engineering and Computer Science and Dr. Khosru M. Salim, Head of EEE department spoke in the inaugural session among others. The inaugural session was ended with the vote of thanks by Dr. Mustafa Habib Chowdhury, Counselor of IEEE IUB Student Branch. In the evening, students from EEE & CSE departments perform in a colorful cultural show. Finally, Dr. M. Abdur Razzak, Mentor of IEEE IUB Student Branch along with Dr. Mustafa Habib Chowdhury, Counselor of IEEE IUB Student Branch distributed prizes among the winners of different competitions. The IEEE Day 2018 was jointly organized by the IEEE IUB Student Branch, IEEE IAS IUB Chapter, IEEE IUB SB WIE Affinity Group, IEEE CompSoc SB Chapter IUB in cooperation with the department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. A total of more than 350 students and faculty members were participated in the day-long event.