On October 16, 2017 IEEE IIUC Student Branch & IEEE IIUC WIE Affinity Group jointly celebrated IEEE DAY 2017, a signature event, celebrated by the members of IEEE all over the world. This year it was the 8thedition for IEEE & 2nd for IEEE IIUC SB.
With the 2017 theme for IEEE Day “Leveraging Technology for a Better Tomorrow” in mind, the program was a joyous occasion for the members & volunteers of IEEE IIUC SB. The green campus of IIUC was decorated with flowers, festoons, and banner. At early morning a rally was attended by more than 150 student members & faculty members of IEEE IIUC SB. Circling the campus premise the rally held in front of the beautiful central library of IIUC.
Branch Secretary, Mr. Maruful Hasan Sabbir was in charge as the host of the program. The program was inaugurated by the speech of Mr. Md. Bakiuzzaman, Section Ambassador (IEEE DAY 2017) & Chairperson, IEEE IIUC SB. In his speech, he highlighted the history of IEEE Day & its significance amongst the members of IEEE. He also demonstrated the branch’s recent activities & announced the date of upcoming ‘a two day’ long Mega Event entitled “IEEE Spectra 2017” of IEEE IIUC SB.
The special guest of the program was Prof. Dr. Md. Delwar Hossain, Hon’ble Pro Vice-chancellor, IIUC along with Chief Guest Prof. K M Golam Muhiuddin, Hon’bl Vice-chancellor of IIUC. In his speech Hon’bl VC included without proficiency in technology sector development of a country is not possible & IIUC is determined to fund for the progress of science & technology. He also thanked IEEE IIUC SB for arranging various efficient events for students throughout the year & wished a good luck for the branch.
The Honorable Organizing chair of the program Associate
Professor, Mr. Athar Uddin, Honorary Counselor of IEEE IIUC SB and Chairman of
Dept. of EEE, IIUC expressed his gratitude to the guests and organizers &
volunteers of the program. In his closing speech, he highlighted the
significance of being an IEEE member & how IEEE is working on technology
& other sector for the improvement of the world’s present condition &
for a better tomorrow.
Abdullah Al Mamun
Asst. Publicity Convenor, IEEE IIUC Student Branch.