Conferences, Seminars, and Workshops are considered as important elements to enrich the dimensions of knowledge and to create new branches of knowledge. Besides, the development and arrangement of Conferences, Seminars, Workshops providing an opportunity to develop a parallel approach to understand the world economy and thus scholars from different backgrounds get the opportunity to flourish their knowledge. To uphold and to expand the knowledge, Department of Economics, Bangladesh University of Business and Technology (BUBT), organizes different conferences, seminars, and workshops on a regular basis on contemporary economic issues.
The Department of Economics of Bangladesh University of Business and Technology (BUBT) organized a seminar on Realizing the Ambition of Middle Income Status: Opportunities and Challenges for Bangladesh at the Permanent Campus of BUBT on February 2013. Professor Dr. Mustafizur Rahman, Executive Director of the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), was the Chief Guest in the seminar. Md. Aslam Hossain, Lecturer Department of Economics, BUBT, presented the keynote paper. The paper was prepared by Mr. Md. Aslam Hossain, Ms. Shamima Sultana and Mr. S. M. Woahid Murad (Assistant Professor) and Mr. Sirajul Islam (Lecturer).
Professor Md. Abu Saleh, Vice-Chancellor, BUBT, chaired the seminar, which was attended by Professor Dr. Shafique Ahmed Siddique,the then Chairman of BUBT Trust, and Mr. Muhammad Rabi Ullah, the then Chairman of the Department of Economics, BUBT.