The next Southeast Chapter, a social organization in Washington DC and Virginia, have honored two American women personalities for their special contribution to education and socio-economic women empowerment. On the Fund Rising Concert at the Lee Kauffman Auditorium in Alexandria, Virginia, on Saturday (August 28th), the president of the Southeast Chapter Afsan Khan, handed over the honor to Sharmin Ahmad Ripi, the eldest daughter of the first Prime Minister of Bangladesh Tajuddin Ahmed and Farhana Hanip, president of People's Tech, the largest Bangladeshi-owned IT education company in the United States and the woman entrepreneur. Among others who spoke on the occasion included Afsan Khan, president of the Southeast Chapter, one of the founders and advisor of the organization, former president Mostafizur Rahman Parvez, marketing director Farhana Zaman Mou and honorable women personalities Sharmin Ahmed Ripani and Fahman Ahmad Ripi. The founder of People N Tech, CEO Engineer Abu bakar Hanip was present on the occasion as well. Fuad and Friends, Cronez and Anila Naz Chowdhury performed the music at the Fund Rising Concert. The media partner of the event was NRB Connect TV. Educationist Sharmin Ahmed is the eldest daughter of the Former Prime Minister of Bangladesh, late Tajuddin Ahmed, and the Former leader of the Bangladesh Awami League, the late Johra Tajuddin. She has been living in the United States for 5 years. He has been a consultant at various institutes and organizations on human rights and women's empowerment for nearly two decades. The book 'Tajuddin Ahmed Leader and Father', written in the 27th with the contribution of Tajuddin Ahmed in the history of the liberation war of Bangladesh, has received praise in various places. Farhana Hanip has set a unique example of women’s empowerment in the United States.Farhana Hanip, president of People-Tech, the largest IT-educational institution owned by Bangladesh, has a special role in social empowerment by establishing women in the workplace. Her biggest contribution is that she has provided about 4,000 women in the United States with advanced employment in the field of IT through the Female in IT or FIT project under the PeopleNTech Foundation. Her husband, Engineer Abu bakar Hanip is the founder of PeopleNTech. People N Tech has trained about 5,000 people in the IT field so far, providing them with advanced paid jobs, most of whom had previously worked in America. Presently they are working for a salary of $ 8,000 to $ 200,000. It may be referenced that Agami (Next) continues to play a role in educating the underprivileged children of Bangladesh. The association made its debut in California in the 21st. There are currently four chapters in the United States. They are the next California Chapter, founded in 2003, the next Northeast Chapter in New York in 2012, the next Southeast Chapter established in 2004D.C. and Virginia, and the next Carolina Chapter, established at 2015. The three founders of the organization are Babu Rahman, Mahmudul Hasan from California and Sabir Majumder of North Carolina. There are more than 200 volunteers in these four chapters. They have helped 12,000 disadvantaged children in 30 schools in the country through the next Bangladesh Foundation.
Prof Dr. Sazzad Hossain has been appointed as a full time member of University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC) on 12th june, 2019. According to UGC press release, Prof Dr. Sajjad delegated as full-time part for first time. Prior to this, he has been a professor of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB).Technologist Prof Dr. Sazzad Hossain was born on 16 December, 1968 in his native district Chittagong. He completed his studies from Faujdarhat Cadet College and then on Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology. He earned Bachelor's Degree from Russia's famous Moscow Technical University and Master's and PhD in Computer Science from the Portland State University, United States. His research topic is Quantum Computing.Dr. Sazzad worked as an Advisor in US IT Company ‘People and Tech’, a member of the Central Board of Institution of Engineering Bangladesh, Executive member of Bangabandhu Engineer Council, the founding organizer of Bangabandhu Memorial Institute. He has involvement in several associations including ICT Ministries and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) of the legislature. Prof Sazzad, a known face of the media, has already gained popularity for scientifical writing.
Honorable Minister of State for Information and Communication Technology Division of People’s Republic of Bangladesh Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, is one of the leading Icon of today’s tech enthusiast young generation who recorded as 'World's 100 Most Influential People in Digital Government' got this honor for Bangladesh. His contribution towards the dream of making Digital Bangladesh has been significantly noteworthy.In the first reshuffle in the cabinet since its formation on January 7 this year, two ministers and three state ministers have been given new charges. The Cabinet division issued a notification in this regard on Sunday.According to the notification, Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister Mustafa Jabbar has been made minister for the Posts and Telecommunications Division while State Minister for Information and Communications Technology Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak got the responsibility of Information and Technology Division as state minister. From his previous period as a state minister in technology and communication affairs ministry in the past govt. in sheikh Hasina regime, he had the vision to see opportunity and ability in the youth. And with great planning, he turned this in technology and communication affairs ministry as the third largest field of foreign exchange earner in the country after the garments and remittance sectors. So, we feel dreamy that, with his new appointment as the state minister in the information and technology affairs will utilize the youth of the country to its full potential.
Engr. Abubokor Hanip, Founder & CEO of PeopleNTech is one of the incredible symbol in IT area who plans to create Bangladeshi adolescents in education and ability making them one day they can get the North American technology advertise. Through his constant exertion, the organization has given work to around 6,000 students, no less than 4 thousand are of Bangladeshi origin. PeopleNTech consistently offers grants to commendable students. In this continuation, the declaration of the biggest number of scholarship of the association has been reported to enable an ever increasing number of Bangladeshi students to work in the immense and enormous business of American and Canadian technology.Recently, Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dr. AK Abdul Momen has inaugurated PeopleNTech Astoria campus in New York and conveyed the gratitude of Government of Bangladesh for the humanitarian assistance provided by PeopleNTech. In the opening session of the new branch of PeopleNTech, he showed satisfaction by expressing his overwhelm and gratitude towards PeopleNTech authorities for creating a hands on training for people who are dedicated to learn. He is very impressed to see such event taken by Abubokor Hanip that allows students or people with limited knowledge can eventually make a handsome salary with a particular skillset. The minister also greatly appreciate every plan, orientation, steps taken sector, management. Regardless his observation, the minister is very aware of the Abubokor Hanip’s contribution towards creating mass skilled people and providing job opportunities. As such The Minister has declared Engr. Abubokor hanip a Magic Man for providing job more than 6000 jobs to underpaid job holders. Students also will be able to take advantage of high-paying jobs in mainstream technology work-market in USA without any cost or at low cost.