With the aim to inform and motivate the educated youths of the struggle and challenges faced on route to success by the well known entrepreneurs of the country, Daffodil International University (DIU) Industry Academia Lecture Series on Entrepreneurship Development introduced by Innovation and Incubation Center (IIC) held on February 04, 2017.
Innovation and Incubation Center (IIC) of Daffodil International University has taken the initiative where country’s renowned 12 successful well known Entrepreneurs are taking part in these lecture series gradually in different episode and delivering their success story.
Rokia Afzal Rahman, President, Bangladesh Federation of Women Entrepreneurs (BEWE) and Former Adviser to the Caretaker Government of Bangladesh delivered the 7th lecture of the series on “Journey towards economic empowerment of women”. Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman, Board of Trustees, Daffodil International University delivered the welcome address in the program.
The program was also addressed by Professor Dr. Yousuf M. Islam, Vice-Chancellor, Syed Mizanur Rahman, Director (Student Affairs) and Md. Abu Taher Khan, Director, Innovation and Incubation Center (IIC) of Daffodil International University. Country’s renowned industrialists, business leaders, economists, teachers, researchers and elites of the civil society were present at the program.
The lectures of these 12 successful entrepreneurs will be compiled and published as a book which will act as a reference book for the students of Business Administration, Economics and Entrepreneurship Development department. This book will help the students to learn and understand their gained academic knowledge in perspective of real life experience. Initiative has been taken to develop 12 individual video documentaries on these successful entrepreneurs from Innovation and Incubation Center (IIC) of Daffodil International University.
While delivering his vibrant speech, Rokia Afzal Rahman told the audience the tale of the struggles she made to reach this level of success. Inspiring the students she reminded that there is no alternate of success except leadership quality.