Women in Digital Economy’ Seminar organized by ICT Division and Bangladesh Women in Technology on 6 December 2017 at 5;30 pm at Hall of Fame
Successful women leaders in their own fields especially in ICT sector of the country were invited to share their stories of success to inspire the youth. Bangladesh Hi-Tech Park Authority Managing Director Hosne Ara Begum. Journalist Munni Saha, Startup Bangladesh Investment Advisor Tina Jabeen, Jullia Quazi planning director at PWC, Dohatec New Media chairman Luna Shamsuddoha, and Moner Bandhu founder Tawhida Shiropa, among others spoke and about challenges faced by women.
Government has come forward to help the women fulfill their dreams with many opportunities and now the family members also have to come with very positive mindset, and discussed about training and job opportunities. Government has provided funds for the entrepreneurs and its a big opportunity.
“#She Means Business” a programme of Facebook to help the woman entrepreneurs on the ground both in urban and rural areas, was officially launched in Bangladesh at that time. Facebook South Asia Policy Programs Manager Rajat Arora, among others, was present.