IEEE YP Bangladesh Virtual Activities 2020

Sajid Muhaimin Choudhury, Chair for IEEE YP Bangladesh

IEEE YP Bangladesh has organized over 20 virtual-events in 2020. Workshop on the Interface of Engineering and Biology was organized on 27th June 2020. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf Alam, FIEEE and Dr. Firdausi Qadri, recipient of Laurel-Unesco Award 2020, gave talks on solving interdisciplinary problems. 227 people participated in the event.

The YP Meetup was held on 10th August 2020. A total of 113 participants from 28 different countries: Bangladesh, Brazil, Denmark, Egypt, El Salvador, France, France, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Malaysia, Nepal, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Taiwan, Turkey, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United States, participated in the congress, making it a successful international event.

STEP-2020 was organized on 5th September 2020. The event had the theme of Transitioning to a Sustainable Future. YP leaders from Karachi, Lahore, Kolkata, Islamabad, and Hyderabad presented their talks during the event, attended by 100 participants.