IEEE Bangladesh Section Vitality Enhancement Event held at IUB
IEEE Bangladesh Section along with IEEE Robotics and Automation society and IEEE Industrial Application Society Branch chapter organized a series of technical events titled "IEEE Bangladesh Section Vitality Enhancement" which was held on 27th July 2019 at IUB campus. The event was hosted by IEEE IUB Student Branch, IEEE IUB Industry Application Society Branch chapter and IEEE IUB Women in Engineering Affinity group.
The aim of the event was to deliver information to the participants about the various societies of IEEE as well as the current status of IEEE in Bangladesh Section, which included current membership status and the various projects being carried out. The seminar series was conducted by four guest speakers: Sazzad Sayyed, Lecturer at Southeast University, Shajib Ghosh, Secretary of IEEE EMBS Bangladesh Chapter, Abdul Rakib Hossain, Lecturer at Shonargaon University, and Faisal Mohsin, Manager (Satellite Engineer) at Bangladesh Communication Satellite Company Ltd. and professional activities coordinator of IEEE Bangladesh Section ex-com.
Dr. Md. Abdur Razzak, Associate Professor of EEE department and Mentor of IEEE IUB Student Branch officially inaugurated the seminar with an introductory speech followed by the introduction of the guest speakers. The first speaker Mr. Sazzad Sayyed, who introduced the IEEE Signal Processing Society (SPS), spoke about the importance and applications of signal processing and mentioned about the projects and programs carried out by the IEEE SPS. The second speaker, Mr. Shajib Ghosh, introduced the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS) and shared with the participants the Medical and Biology sectors related to EEE, mostly emphaisizing on detection methods (ECG, EEG, Endoscopy, etc.) and Deep learning (neural networks), as well as informed the participants about the current programs and events that IEEE EMBS is working on. The third speaker, Mr. Abdul Rakib Hossain, gave his speech upon the topic “IEEE Bangladesh Section Smart City Initiative” where he informed the audience about what the smart city is and the various fields necessary to be improved to achieve smart city, including smart transportation, smart housing and smart grid. The final speaker, Mr. Faisal Mohsin, talked about IEEE Bangladesh Section, sharing information about the current members in the country as well as the gradual membership growth, the several societies of IEEE, as well as the upcoming IEEE conferences. At the end, Dr. Md. Abdur Razzak handed over crests to the speakers. Overall, the seminar was a successful one and was particularly helpful to participants who plan to do research or are searching for research topics.