IUB participates in EWUCRT research fair
IUB, with a well-decorated stall and comprehensive displays, participated in the 1st EWUCRT Research Fair organized by the East West University Center for Research and Training in its campus on March 5, 2020.
Participants and guests from 20 private and public universities and educational institutions, media personnel, eminent scholars, graduate and undergraduate students attended the Research Fair. The main objective of the Research Fair was to showcase the best practices of research and development being carried out in Bangladeshi educational institutions and organizations with the aim of creating a bridge between academia and the industry in order to foster research and innovation for overall betterment of the country and facing the upcoming challenges likely to take place in view of the 4th industrial revolution.
Three Schools of IUB showcased their research works in the Fair. The School of Business and Entrepreneurship (SBE) presented their annual research journal - ‘Independent Business Review’. The School of Engineering, Technology and Sciences (SETS) highlighted their journal publications, while the School of Environmental Science and Management (SESM) showcased a scaled-down model of the soilless farming hydroponic system. The IUB team was comprised of Dr. Ikramul Hasan (SBE), Mr. Sheikh Mohammad Fauzul Azim (SBE), Mr. Saquib Ahmad Khan (SESM), Mr. Md. Rejwan Uddin (SETS), and Mr. Saiful Kabir (DoSA).
The inaugural event started with a plenary discussion. Participants and guests from private and public organizations and educational institutions such as BUET, Bangladesh Open University, NSU, UIU, BRACU, and media personnel, faculty members, graduate and undergraduate students visited the IUB stall and showed keen interests in IUB’s research works. The event ended with a panel discussion where Prof. Zakir Hossain Raju, Prof. and Head, Department of Media and Communication, IUB, delivered his speech as a discussant.