Country’s largest digital expo – Digital World 2016 – was held on October 19-21 at International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB).
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the flagship annual event of the country’s ICT sector. Keynote was addressed by Prime Minister’s ICT advisor Sajeeb Wajed Joy at the inaugural ceremony and accompanied by ICT Minister Zunaid Ahmed Palak. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina along with high officials of Government and Private sectors also inspected stalls of the fair.
The ICT Division organized the event with assistance of the Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC), Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS) and A2I programme of the Prime Minister’s office.
The three-day mega event with the theme ‘Nonstop Bangladesh’ included seminars, IT career fair, soft expo, e-Governance expo, mobile innovation expo, e-commerce and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) programme. Over 3,00,000 visitors including corporate, institutional and individual buyers visited the event. Around 400 local and foreign exhibitors including policymakers and senior government officials, industry leaders, civil society spokespersons, investors and multinational software vendors participated in the event.
aamra was the official Internet Partner of Digital World 2016 providing high speed internet and Video Conferencing facility in the event. WE, the strategic business unit of aamra showcased their product Smartphone which is a combination of Digital Services, brought together to offer a unique end user experience. The WE pavilion organized exciting activities, games and attractive prizes which fascinated huge rush of visitors. WE also organized a grand concert where top line bands & musicians performed. Through the participation, aamra once again strengthened their stand on how integrated technology plays a vital role in the advancements of businesses.