IEEE IUB SB wins the Best Student Branch Award - Honorable Mention
IEEE IUB Student Branch is proud to achieve two of the prestigious awards from IEEE Bangladesh Section for its valued contribution in 2018. In a Award Night and Annual Dinner of IEEE Bangladesh Section held on 25th December, 2018 at the Crown Hall of Asia Hotel and Resorts, Dhaka, IEEE IUB Student Branch was awarded with the "Best Student Branch Award - Honorable Mention" and Rashid Ahmed Rifat, a student of EEE dept. of IUB and Chair of IEEE IUB Student Branch 2018 was awarded with the "Best Student Volunteer Award- Honorable Mention". He was also presented a Token of Appreciation in recognition for his valued contribution as the Logistics Coordinator of IEEE Bangladesh Section, Students Activities Committee for the year 2018.
The annual award ceremony was organized by IEEE Bangladesh Section with more than 300 delegates from different universities. The ceremony was adorned with the presence of IEEE Fellow Prof. V. R.Singh and other distinguished guests. The awards were selected among the 3000+ members of 38 student branches from IEEE Bangladesh Section.
It was indeed a proud moment for the members of the IEEE IUB Student Branch. A team of 19 students from IUB along with Mr. Shovasis Kumar Biswas, Lecturer of EEE department were attended the ceremony and witnessed the unprecedented success of IEEE IUB Student Branch. It should be noted that IEEE IUB Student Branch had successfully organized more than 40 events/activities throughout the year 2018 which include 7 national events notably- EEE Day 2018, SS12 Innovation Challenge & Maker Fair 2018 (IEEE BDS Pilot), Google I/O Extended 2018 Bangladesh, Physics Olympiad, NASA Space Apps Challenge 2018, Makers’ Mania 2018 and Google DevFest 2018. Apart from these activities the branch had organized numerous workshops, seminars, competitions, technical talks and industrial tours which were beneficial for the students.
Heartfelt thanks to IEEE Bangladesh Section for the tremendous support to IUB. Thanks to Prof Celia Shahnaz, Chair of IEEE BDS, Prof. Mohammed Anwer, Dean, School of Engineering and Computer Sciences, IUB , Dr. Abdur Razzak, Branch Mentor of IEEE IUB SB & Advisor of IEEE IUB SB IAS Chapter, Dr. Mustafa Chowdhury, Branch Counselor of IEEE IUB SB, Dr. Mahady Hasan Advisor of IEEE Computer Society SB Chapter IUB, Ms. Navila Rahman Nadi, Advisor of IEEE IUB SB WIE AG and the IEEE Student Members for their valuable advice, continuous support and inspiration towards the students throughout the year.
Lastly, special thanks are due to the Executive Committee and the volunteers of IEEE IUB SB 2018. Without their efforts these achievements would not have been possible. A big shout-out to them and their immense dedication. IEEE IUB Student Branch hopes to prosper in the future work with the motive of IEEE’s tagline “Advancing Technology for the Benefit of Humanity”.