BUBT EEE Club in association with the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) of Bangladesh University of Business and Technology (BUBT) organized a robotics contest entitled ‘BEC ROBO MANIA 2019’ on November 02, 2019 at the International Conference Hall of the university campus, Rupnagar, Mirpur 2, Dhaka. Around 70 teams from different universities participated in this contest.
As the Chief Guest Dr. Muhammed Zafar Iqbal, Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) inaugurated the contest. In his speech he advised students to tolerate other’s opinions. He said, `It is OK when you make a robot but you should not make yourself a robot. This world is controlled by giant tech companies who have the power of information and the artificial intelligence. This time is critical. You have to be efficient and good human to face this challenge.
Prof. Dr. Shafique Ahmed Siddique, Chairman, BUBT Trust, Professor Md. Abu Saleh, Vice Chancellor, BUBT, Prof. Dr. Enayet Hossain Miah, Treasurer, BUBT, Prof. Mian Lutfar Rahman, Advisor, Student Affairs & Chief Coordinator, Extra-Curricular Activities, BUBT, Dr. Muhammad Fayyaz Khan, Professor, Dept. of EEE, BUBT and Prof. Dr. Mohammad Ameer Ali, Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences, BUBT were present as the Special Guests of the inaugural session. Engr. M. Azharul Haque, Chairman, Dept. of EEE, BUBT was the Session Chair. Mr. Md. Mahfuzul Haque, Asst. Professor of Physics, Dept. of EEE delivered the welcome speech. Mr. Md. Sabbir Ahmed, Asst. Professor in English anchored the session.
Members of BUBT Trust, Deans of all Faculties, Research Director, Registrar, Controller of Examinations, Joint Registrar, Joint Director (AC), Proctor, Chairmen of all Departments; Faculty members, Officials and students were present in the ceremony.