IEEE IUB Student Branch hosts seminar on 4IR
In order to prepare graduates for their professional career in technology of the 4th industrial revolution (4IR), the new graduates must know the current technology trends in the field of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) and Computer Science and Engineering (CSE). On this ground, the IEEE IUB Student Branch in association with the EEE department of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) hosted a seminar on "Workforce Readiness: Ready for a Professional Career in Technology of 4IR?" at IUB campus on October 17, 2019. Mr. Mohammad Mahdee Uz Zaman, Director, Architecture Solution at DELL was the speaker of the event. IEEE IAS IUB SB Chapter, IEEE RAS IUB SB Chapter and IEEE IUB SB WIE Affinity Group were the co-host of the event.
Prof. Khosru M. Salim, the Head of EEE department introduced the speaker to the audience. During the seminar Mr. Zaman discussed about the various fields of technology that are currently trending in the USA and other countries in the developed world, which includes the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI), machine learning, cloud computing, autonomous vehicle development and so on. He also shared with the participants some valuable insight on the significant importance of trending technologies in the 4th industrial revolution based upon his vast experience of working in the US. The seminar was exceptionally informative for the students to prepare themselves for a professional career in 4IR. A good number of students and faculty members of EEE department were attended in the seminar. A crest is handed over to the speaker by Dr. Md. Abdur Razzak, the mentor of IEEE IUB Student Branch as a token of appreciation.