Seminar on Emerging ICT Careers and Prospect at IUB
Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) organized a seminar entitled `Emerging ICT Careers and Prospect’ on Saturday, 21 September 2013 at its campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. The seminar was organized in association with CTO (Chief Technology Officers) forum of Bangladesh.
Mrs Luna Shamsuddoha, CEO, Dohatec New Media and President of Bangladesh Women in IT forum attended the programme as the Chief Guest while, Mr Rashed Chowdhury, Chairman, Board of Trustees, IUB, and Mr Tapan Kanti Sarkar, President, CTO Forum as the special guests.
Prof M Omar Rahman, Vice Chancellor, IUB delivered the welcome address and Dr Ali Shihab Sabbir, Dean, School of Engineering and Computer Science, IUB, gave formal vote of thanks.
Mr Tapan Kanti Sarkar, President of CTO Forum spoke on the immense prospect of ICT to the young students. He focused on demand and supply scenario of ICT sector especially in programming language, database, operating system, modeling and integrity skills, mobile apps platform and outsourcing skills. Mr Lutfor Rahman, CIO, Airtel, spoke on `telecom perspective’. Mr Debdulal Roy, Sr System Analyst spoke on `ICT Career in Banking’. Dr Ijazul Haque, CTO, Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC discussed on `IT Security’ and Mr Kanon Kumar Roy, Commissioner of NBR spoke on `ICT Career prospect in public sector in Bangladesh’.
The seminar ended with a question-answer session. Among other, IUB Trustees, members of the faculty and management a good number of students attended the seminar.