Pre-Departure Orientation of US Professional Exchange Programme Organized

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Friday, September 29, 2017 - 11:15

The pre-departure orientation of the Professional Exchange Programme funded by the US State Department was held on 28 September 2017 at GDLN Centre. The programme was organized by Centre for Entrepreneurship Development (CED), BRAC University. Representative from Oklahoma University Dr. Elanie Steyn along with five current professional fellows shared necessary information through Skype with the participants. Three participants from different backgrounds selected for the professional exchange and to visit USA in fall 2017. They are: Mr. Affan Mahmud, CEO, Boomerang Digital; Mr. Shah Poran, CEO, Handymama.com; and Ms. Nasima Siraji, Managing Director, Florel Baby Care. Professor Dr. Rahim B. Talukdar, Adviser, CED chaired and Mr. Shamim Ehsanul Haque, Assistant Professor, BBS coordinated the event. Other CED officials were also present in the programme. The program started at 6:30 PM and ended at 10:10 PM followed by a dinner.