Digital World-2016 starts at Bashundhara
Staff Correspondent: Digital World 2016, a three-day long Mega ICT event of the country opens from today at International Convention City, Bashundhara (ICCB) in Dhaka .
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will auspicate the digital fair today morning.
Prime Minister’s ICT Affairs Advisor Sajeeb Wazed Joy will also join the inaugural ceremony.
The ICT Division and the BASIS in association with several IT organisations are organising the digital world with the theme of ‘Non Stop Bangladesh.’
Around 400 exhibitors from Bangladesh and abroad will participate in the event.
Among them, many are policy-makers, senior government officials and ministers, industry leaders, civil society spokespersons, investors and multinational software vendors.
Representatives of ICT companies, international ICT associations, international development agencies, local software development firms will present alongside multinational and local companies, government departments and agencies implementing successful ICT and e-governance projects.
Representatives from famous IT training institutes as well as university faculty members and students will also present at the mega IT fair.
Different ministry will showcase e-services in order to feature the development of e-governance in achieving the vision 2021 “Digital Bangladesh”.