BEI-Nokia Roundtable on Progressing Bangladesh to an Information Society

Date: 20 October 2009

Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) and Nokia jointly organized a roundtable on Progressing Bangladesh to an Information Society. The roundtable was held at the Dhaka Sheraton Hotel on Tuesday, October 20, 2009 from 11:00 AM to 01.00 PM.

Mr. Abul Kalam Azad, Honorable Minister, Ministry of Information had kindly consented to be the Chief Guest at the roundtable.

Professor Jamilur Reza Chowdhury was the Keynote Speaker at the roundtable.

The objective of the roundtable is to highlight the importance of the growth of mobile based information dissemination in Bangladesh. To help telecom and ICT flourish in Bangladesh, there us a need for strong legal framework and policy decisions as well as more effective regulatory actions.

Distinguished policy-makers and representatives from the government, media, academia and private sector were present at the seminar.

Please click on NokiaRT_Report_AH to download or view the report.

For further information and details of the event, Please feel free to contact Mr. Adib Haque, Project Coordinator, BEI, Tel: 9892662-3 (Ext-117); Mobile: 01670 123464; Fax: 9888583 or Email: