10th November, 2023
One year after leaving BASIS, today marked a special occasion as I attended a meeting with familiar faces from my past interactions. It was a delightful reunion, and the focal point of our discussions revolved around the ‘HR development’ issue within our ICT industry.
The meeting, graciously hosted by Astha IT, brought together a distinguished group of attendees, each playing a significant role in the tech industry:
1. M Manjur Mahmud – President, DataSoft
2. Munir Hasan – ICT Policy Advisor, Chief Coordinator of Youth Program, Prothom Alo
3. Monjurul Alam Mamun – CEO, Inument
4. Topu Newaj – Senior Technology Advisor, Brac ITS
5. Fahim Mashroor – CEO, BDJobs/DeliveryTiger
6. Raisul Kabir – CEO, Brain Station 23
7. Zohirul Alam Tiemoon – SVP, Goama
8. Abdur Rakib – COO, Programming Hero
The gathering provided an invaluable opportunity to delve into a range of topics, from skill development to global business expansion, underscoring the comprehensive nature of our discussions on the challenges and opportunities within the ICT sector.