Workshop series on “Web Design from Scratch: HTML, CSS & Bootstrap”

Fardeen Mahbub, Publication Coordinator for IEEE AIUB Student Branch

On 16th and 17th October 2020, the IEEE AIUB SB WIE AG in collaboration with the IEEE AIUB SB organized a two-day long workshop series, titled “Web Design from Scratch: HTML, CSS & Bootstrap” through the virtual platform of CISCO WEBEX Meeting. The first day of the series titled, “Learning HTML” was conducted by Victor Stany Rozario, Assistant Professor, FSIT, AIUB where he highlighted the theoretical ideas of HTML and its importance in web development. The second day of the workshop titled, “CSS & Bootstrap” was conducted by Md. Tariqul Islam Manon, RWD Mentor & Career Advisor, CodesTrust Bangladesh by emphasizing the concepts of CSS and its importance. Also, from 19th to 28th October 2020, a Front-End Web Design Competition was organized where participants were given a sample task by the means of their creativity and designing skills. A total of 159 individuals participated in the series and winners were awarded tokens of appreciation.

Breast Cancer Awareness: From Engineering Point of View

Anamika Bhakta, Industrial Activity Coordinator for IEEE Bangladesh Section & Chair for IEEE WIE AG Bangladesh

Following the Reaching Locals project, an initiative taken by IEEE President Dr. Toshio Fukuda, and nurtured by 2019-2020 IEEE Region 10 Director Dr. Akinori Nishihara, WIE AG IEEE Bangladesh Section along with IEEE Bangladesh Section organized “Breast Cancer Awareness: From Engineering Point of View” program on 30th October 2020 from 8pm to 9pm. The live program was conducted in English. The whole speech was then re-recorded in Bangla Language and published on the IEEE Bangladesh Section page so that it can reach a greater number of people. 25 participants joined from 6 IEEE FB pages where the event was publicized through Facebook Live. The resource person was Dr. Samia Mubin, Associate Professor, Surgical Oncology Division, Department of General Surgery, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University(BSMMU), Bangladesh.