BWIT Seminar Breaking the Barriers, 8 November 2018
BWIT organized a Seminar Breaking the Barriers on 8 November 2018, hosted by Startup Bangladesh Accelerator, Information and Communication Technology Division (ICTD), Agargaon. Hon’ble Madam Zuena Aziz, Secretary, Information and Communication Technology Division, Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology, was the Chief Guest at the Seminar. The keynote paper was presented by Dr. Lafifa Jamal, Chairperson Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering Department, University of Dhaka and Director BWIT. Ms. Tina Jabeen Deputy Project Director (ICT Innovation) and Mr. Omar Khandaker, Chief Technical Officer, Sonali Bank Ltd were discussant at the event. The goal of the seminar was to encourage women in technology field and discuss the challenges and opportunities of Women IT Professionals. Ms. Luna Shamsuddoha, President gave the welcome address and the session was moderated by Ms. Rezwana Khan, General Secretary, BWIT. It was attend over 75 prominent technology personalities, members of BWIT and young women IT professionals and IT students.