Digital World 2016 is Bangladesh’s biggest digital expo. The annual event will help innovators and other contributors from the tech sector, to come into the spotlight. Mohammad Enamul Kabir, Secretary of the Digital World-2016 Secretariat told BSS that- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the flagship of the event.
The ICT Division collaborated with Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC), Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS) and A2I program of the prime minister's office to organize the event, Like the past, this exposition will aim to showcase the progress of the country’s ICT sector. It will also offer a single platform for sharing ICT related ideas that might help reach the Vision 2021, said Kabir.
According to Kabir, who is also the director (training) of the Digital World, the three-day mega event would include seminars, IT career fair, soft expo, e-Governance expo, mobile innovation expo, e-commerce and business process outsourcing (BPO) program.
Around 5000 visitors are expected to attend the event. Visitors, at the three day event, would include- corporations, institutional and individual buyers, investors, entrepreneurs, government officials, policy makers, journalists, academicians and students.
Event: Digital World 2016
Date: 19-21 October
Venue: International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB)