Executive Committee Bangladesh Women in Technology paid a courtesy call on Mr. Md. Nazrul Islam Khan, Secretary, Ministry of Information & Communication Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh on 7 July 2013, at his office in BANSDOC, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka.
Executive Committee members Luna Samsuddoha, Chairman, Dohatec New Media; President BWIT; Sonia Bashir Kabir, Country Manager, Dell; Directors of BWIT Naznin Nahar, Editor, TechWorld Bangladesh; Syeda Kamrun Ahmed Director Akhoni.com Ltd were
Shyama Prasad Bepari, Joint Secretary, Gazi Mizanur Rahman; Joint Secretary (ICT) and other Ministry officials were present. BWIT members discussed different issues with the Secretary , the BWIT goal of the Forum where women in technology can be recognized and promoted; and to encourage young women to participate in the technology industry as professionals and entrepreneurs providing leadership. They discussed BWIT’s vision to empower women to achieve success through technology and drive change in the Bangladesh technology industry. The Secretary assured the members that he and the ICT Ministry will assist the Forum to achieve their goal and progress with their Mission.