Demand for industrial automation is increasing globally: Prof Dr Azhar

By: IIUCSB | Posted on: 02 May 2017 , 03:21:12 PM

Vice-Chancellor of International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) Prof. Dr. A. K. M Azharul Islam said, the demand for industrial automation is increasing day by day. Global automation is expanding at a very fast pace.

He was addressing in an inauguration program of two daylong workshop on 'Industrial Automation' at IIUC. IEEE IIUC Student Branch & IEEE IIUC WIE Affinity Group jointly organised this workshop that was held recently at IIUC Auditorium. Associate Prof Dr Mohammad Aktaruzzaman Khan, Director, Center for Research and Publication (CRP), Md. Athar Uddin, Associate Professor, Head, Dept. of EEE, IIUC was in the Chair while Prof. Dr. Md. Monirul Islam, Dean, Faculty of Science & Engineering was present as a Special Guest. Md. Bakiuzzaman, Chairperson, IEEE IIUC Student Branch delivered the address of welcome. Md. Abdullah Al Jubaer, Asst. Engineer, Akij Food & Beverages Ltd. and Engr. Abul Al Arabi, Lecturer, Dept. of CSE, Independent University Bangladesh respectively presented Key Note Speech on 'Human-Machine Interference & Building Management System' and 'Robotics and Automation'.

The Chief guest and the renowned physicist, Professor Dr. A. K. M. Azharul Islam said, due to physical limitations & the ability to control the continuous and potential maximum quality control by applying the power of the machine, the demand for industrial automation is increasing day by day. 

In the closing Ceremony Md. Shamsul Alam, Assoc. Prof., CSE was the Chief Guest and Engr. Md. Liakat Ali, IT Head, Walton Bangladesh and Manager of Walton Laptop Project  was Special Guest President of the program Muhammad AtharUddin, Head, EEE expressed his gratitude to the guests and organizers of the program. Finally, the ceremony of the  two days long workshop on \'Industrial Automation\' was ended by the speech of Md. Bakiuzzaman, Chairperson, IEEE IIUC SB. University sources said.