MAKAUT, WB was a Part of International Bengali Conference 23-25 January 2020 in Kolkata
|Pundit Ajay Chakraboprty rendering the Inaugural Song at the inaugural ceremony on 23rd January 2020..|
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT), WB was one of the sponsors of the first International Bengali Conference organized by Bangla Worldwide from 23rd to 25th January, 2020 at the Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre, Salt Lake, Kolkata.
|The lamp-lighting ceremony|
The Conference was inaugurated by eminent journalist Mr. Snehasish Sur. The Hon'ble Telecommunication Minister of Bangladesh Mr. Mustafa Jabbar elaborated on the transformation of Bangladesh into a Digital Country and mentioned that it was possible due to the merit og Bengalis.
Justice Chittotosh Mookerjee, the Chairman of Bangla Worldwide highlightad on the importance of an international conference of Bengalis.
|Prof. Maitra at a Panel Discussion|
The Hon'ble Vice-Chancellor of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT) Prof. (Dr.) Saikat Maitra participated in panel discussions on "Trends in Technology Education & Collaboration in Technology Development" and "Trend in Media Industry/Infotainment-- Digital Journalism is a Shift in News Reporting". The professors of MAKAUT Dr. B. B. Paira, Dr. Shibamoy Dasgupta, Dr. Indranil Mukherjee, Prof. J. P. Shaw also participated in the panel discussions.
|Prof. Debanjan Banerjee of NSHM, Mr. Ayanangshu Banerjee, Mr. Pradeep|
Chopra of iLead and Prof. Sibamoy Dasgupta at the Panel Discussion on Media Science
The discussions continued for three days. Prof. Maitra emphasized on the creation of new jobs in order to utilize the manpower in every sphere and achieve economic development.
The Vice-Chancellor of MAKAUT handed over the mementos to the respected professors of MAKAUT and other institutions.