Dhaka, 13 September :- 4th International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information & Communication Technology started at Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST) on Thursday (13-9-2018). In this conference researchers and professionals from both academia and industry from Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and India along with Bangladesh are participating for sharing up-to-date knowledge and experience in the fields of Electrical, Electronic Engineering and Information and Communication Technology.
Architect Yeafesh Osman, Hon’ble Minister for Science and Technology graced the inauguration ceremony as Chief Guest. Dr. Ahmad Kaikaus, Secretary, Power Division, Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources and Professor Dr. Saiful Islam, Vice Chancellor of Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET) were the Special Guest. Maj Gen Md. Abul Khair, ndc, PEng, Commandant, MIST was present as the Chief Patron of the conference.
In his brief speech Yeafesh Osman said, young generation marching fast towards development, the long cherished expectation of our nation. It has been possible for our National Independence and this Independence came into reality only for Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahaman. He further said that this conference would bring together scientists, engineers, researchers, academia and entrepreneurs around the globe to share their ideas and enhance research collaboration.
The first conference of Electrical Engineering and ICT was held at MIST in 2014.The conference is focusing on recent researches, article presentations and discussions on demanding tracks including artificial intelligence, biomedical engineering, computer network and security, communications, digital signal and image processing, optoelectronics and photonics, power electronics and drives, power system and renewable energy, semiconductor device and nano-technology, Software engineering, VLSI and circuits, microwave engineering, radar engineering, satellite navigation etc. which are the common platform for the researcher to share their experience amongst themselves around the globe. It is expected that this conference will eventually build a forum of researchers, entrepreneurs, engineers and students from all over the world which will open a door to innovations and sustainable developments in Electrical, Electronic Engineering and ICT which will have a significant impact on shaping Digital Bangladesh.