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Innovation key to build economically developed country: Palak

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:32 PM, 16 October 2020  

Innovation key to build economically developed country: Palak

Innovation key to build economically developed country: Palak

State Minister for Information and Communication Technology Zunaid Ahmed Palak has said that innovation is important for building an economically developed country. Indigenous innovations are helping to develop our economy and meet our employment.

He made the remarks joining Zoom Online on Thursday night on the inauguration of the 'Innovation Center' organized by the Chief Technology Officers' Organization (CTO) Forum.

Speaking as the chief guest, Palak said, "The Innovation Center is very much needed to build a future generation of innovators. This initiative will play an important role in creating young people as skilled human resources by learning new technologies including Cloud, AI, Blockchain.

At that time, the state minister promised to give space to the CTO Forum in a high-tech park to build a physical innovation center. Palak called upon all, including the members of the CTO Forum, to establish a knowledge and technology-based digital Bangladesh to give a modern look to the Bangabandhu's dream of 'Sonar Bangla'.

CTO Forum President Tapan Kanti Sarkar presided over the function. Among others, senior Secretary of ICT Department NM Ziaul Alam, Technical Leader of Innovation Center and IT Director of Banglalink Sohail Reza, CEO of Pubali Bank Mohammad Ali spoke on the occasion.

Besides the trainees associated with the training program of the Innovation Center, executive members and fellow members of CTO Forum Bangladesh were also present on the occasion.

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