Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP, honorable State Minister, ICT Division pose for a photograph along with the distinguished guests and winners of ‘Bangabandhu Child Robotics Fest-2019’ held at Daffodil International University marking the 99th Birth Anniversary of Father of Nation Bangabandu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and National Children’s Day.
Daffodil International University (DIU) and Bangladesh Open Source Network (BDOSN) jointly organized a daylong program for the children titled ‘Bangabandhu Child Robotics Fest-2019’yesterday on 18 March 2019 at 71Milonayoton of the university marking the 99th Birth Anniversary of Father of Nation Bangabandu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and National Children’s Day. Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP, honorable State Minister, ICT Division was present at the closing and prize giving ceremony as the chief guest while Ms. Luna Shamsuddoha, Chairman of Janata Bank and Mr. Shahidul Monir, Director, Bangladesh Computer Council was present as the special guest. Presided over by Professor Dr. Yousuf Mahbubul Islam, Vice Chancellor of DIU the program was also addressed by Mr. Munir Hasan, General Secretary of BDOSN.
Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP, honorable State Minister, ICT Division observing demonstration by a little children in the festival
The daylong festival included Robot Exhibition, Robot Competition, Scratch Programming Competition, Robot control Competition, Industry 4.0 Competition and Nino Robot following Competition. Around 100 student from different schools of the capital took part in these competition and 1st, 2nd and 3rd position winners of each category each category were awarded.
While addressing as the chief guest Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak said that the celebration of Birth Anniversary of Bangabandu would be success only when we can spread the ideology of Bangabandhu among the children. Bangabandhu was very honest, loyal and protestor from the very beginning of his childhood when he was a school going kid. If our students could follow and own his ideologies in their mind, then the celebration of birth anniversary would be successful. He thanked the organizer for arranging this kind of program.
Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP also said that he is amazed and pleased to see the creativity and innovation of the children. Bangladesh would be developed through the contribution of these children. After few years later this talented generation would play the vital and responsible role to build a developed Digital Bangladesh, He added.