Two-day Robot Olympiad begins at DU

A two-day long Bangladesh Robot Olympiad has begun today, September 06, 2019 at TSC premises of Dhaka University (DU). DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman inaugurated the Olympiad. The Department of Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering of DU and Bangladesh Open Source Network have jointly organized the event.

Chairman of the Department of Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering of DU Dr. Shamim Ahmed Dewan presided over the inaugural session while State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP addressed it as the chief guest. President of Bangladesh Robot Olympiad Prof. Dr. Lafifa Jamal, General Secretary of Bangladesh Open Source Network Monir Hassan and Chief Coordinator of Bangladesh Robot Olympiad Redwan Ferdous also addressed the program.

State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP urged the students to play effective role to develop education, health and agriculture sectors in Bangladesh by utilizing Robotics knowledge properly. He said, the government would provide financial support to establish a modern Robotics Lab at the Department of Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering of DU.

DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman urged the young generation to play pioneering role to upgrade the human civilization through new and modern scientific inventions. He stressed the need for creating scientific mindset among the youth community to face challenges of the fourth industrial revolution. He called upon the new generation to prepare themselves with humanitarian values along with scientific development.

It may be mentioned that about 400 students from different schools of the country are participating in this Olympiad.

-----------------

(Md. Rafiqul Islam)

Deputy Director

Public Relations Office

University of Dhaka

A two-day long Bangladesh Robot Olympiad has begun today, September 06, 2019 at TSC premises of Dhaka University (DU). DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman inaugurated the Olympiad. The Department of Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering of DU and Bangladesh Open Source Network have jointly organized the event. State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP was present on this occasion as chief guest. (Photo: DU PR Office)

 

Latest News
  • অনিয়ম, অস্বচ্ছতা ও দুর্নীতির বিরুদ্ধে জিরো টলারেন্স নীতি গ্রহণ করতে হবে ঃ ঢাবি উপাচার্য

    19/09/2019

    Read more...
  • ঢাবি-এ বৃক্ষরোপণ কর্মসূচির উদ্বোধন

    18/09/2019

    Read more...
  • Capital of Professor Abdul Moktader Scholarship Trust Fund increased

    17/09/2019

    Read more...
  • ইউনিভার্সিটি ল্যাবরেটরী স্কুল এন্ড কলেজের বার্ষিক পুরস্কার বিতরণ

    16/09/2019

    Read more...
  • ঢাবি ইনোভেশন, ক্রিয়েটিভিটি এন্ড এন্ট্রাপ্রেনিউরশীপ সেন্টারের বিশেষ সেমিনার অনুষ্ঠিত

    16/09/2019

    Read more...
  • Nat’l Confce on SRHR held at DU

    16/09/2019

    Read more...
  • A 2-day long seminar on ‘Youth Impact : Unleashing the Power of Youth’ begins at DU

    15/09/2019

    Read more...