Program Schedule

Program Itinerary (Tentative)

Date Time Sessions  Speakers

14 May 2020

11:00am- 12:00m  Opening Ceremony

Chief Guest: Dr. Dipu Moni, M.P

Honorable Minister, Ministry of Education

Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh

A2i Representative:

Mr. Mohammad Rafiqul Islam Sujon

Education Technology Expert

Access to Information (a2i)

Presided by: Prof. Dr. S.M. Mahbub Ul Haque Majumder

Honorable Pro-Vice Chancellor (Acting Vice Chancellor), 

Daffodil International University

Guest:  Mohammad Nuruzzaman

CEO – Daffodil Family

Convenor: Md. Sarwar Hossain Mollah, 

Head, Computing and Information System(CIS)

Daffodil International University

1:00pm- 1:45pm Special Session: Learn how to Learn (for School, College & Diploma institute students) 

Moderator: 

Ejaj-Ur-Rahaman

Deputy Director, Human Resource Development Institute – HRDI

Ayman Sadiq

Founder and CEO, 

10 Minutes School

 

Md. Kabir Hossain, TTC

Associate professor, a2i 

2:00 pm- 2:45pm 

Panel Discussion-1: Online Teaching Best Practices

(for School, College, Madrasa, Diploma institute teachers) 

Host: Asif Iqbal

Moderator:

Dr. Md Mahmudul Hassan

Principal

Daffodil International School

Panelist- 1: 

Md. Afzal Hossain            Sarwar, 

Policy Specialist (Future of Learning), a2i 

Panelist- 2: 

Asad-Uz-Zaman, 

Policy Specialist (Future of Work), a2i 

 

3:00pm- 4:00pm

Workshop-1: Preparedness for Online Teaching

(For university level teachers)

Dr. Imran Mahmud

Associate Professor and Head, 

Department of Information Technology & Management, 

Daffodil International University, 

4:15pm- 5:00pm 

Panel Discussion-2: Online Teaching Best Practices

(For university level teachers)

Host: Asif Iqbal

Moderator:

Professor Dr. Touhid Bhuiyan

Professor and Head,

Department of Software Engineering, DIU

Panelist-1:

Dr. Abu Sayed Md. Mostafizur Rahaman

Professor, Computer Science and Engineering

Jahangirnagar University

Panelist- 2:

Dr. Sazzad Hossain

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE),

North South University

 

Panelist- 3:

Prof. Dr. Khawza Iftekhar Uddin Ahmed

Professor, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, 

United International University (UIU)

Panelist- 4:

Dr. Mohammad Tariq Ahsan

Professor, Institute of Education and Research (IER),

University of Dhaka

Panelist-5:

Dr Naheed Nawazesh Roni

PhD, FHEA, MRes, MBA, MCom, BCom (Hons.),

Lecturer, Accounting and Finance, Teesside University Business School

15 May 2020

10:30am- 11:20am Policymakers Discussion: Challenges of Online teaching in Perspective of Bangladesh

Moderator: 

Iqbal Hossain

Education Specialist, UNICEF

Discussant- 1:

Prof. Dr. Syed Md. Golam Faruk

Director General, 

Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE)

Discussant- 2:

Md. Sanowar Hossain

Director General 

Directorate of Technical Education

Discussant- 3:

Prof. Md. Ziaul Haque

Chairman,

Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, Dhaka

Discussant- 4:

Prof Moshiuzzaman, 

Member, National Curriculum and Textbook Board

Discussant- 5:

Arifa Rahaman Ruma

Education Specialist

11:45am- 12.30pm

Special session with Parents: 

Parents’ thoughts regarding Online education

Mr. Syed Mizanur Rahman

Associate Professor and Head  

Department of General Educational Development

1:00pm- 1:40pm  Students debate: Online teaching VS traditional teaching Rabsa Anjum Prosongsha

Viqarunnisa Noon

School & College

(VNSC)

Motion

Nowrin Nahar

Brishty

Viqarunnisa Noon

School & College

(VNSC)

Motion

Mahamudul Hasan

Bir Shreshtha Noor

Mohammad Public

College (BNMPC)

 

Against the Motion

Md. Munjer Irfan

Bir Shreshtha Noor

Mohammad Public

College (BNMPC)

Judge: principal, DIC, DIS

Rath

Shak

Shefat

2:00pm – 2:40 pm Students’ Session: Students’ approach towards  online education

Professor Dr. Yousuf Mahbubul Islam

Former Vice-Chancellor, DIU

3:00 pm- 3:50pm  Vice-Chancellors Session: Implementation Challenges of Online Learning in Tertiary level

Prof Dr. Munaz Ahmed Noor 

Vice-Chancellor, 

Bangabandhu Digital University

Major General Ataul Hakim Sarwar Hasan, SBP, SGP, ndc, afwc, psc, PhD 

Vice Chancellor

Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP)

Professor Dr. Yousuf Mahbubul Islam

Former Vice-Chancellor, DIU

Prof. Dr. Jahirul Haque, Vice Chancellor,

University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh

Prof. Dr. Lutful Hassan, Vice Chancellor,

Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU)

Prof. Dr. Md. Giashuddin Miah

Vice-Chancellor

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Gazipur

4:00 pm-5.00pm Online Teaching Best practices: Experience sharing zone

Judge Panel: 

Prof. Dr. Syed Akhter Hossain

Professor and Head, Department of CSE, DIU

Prof. Dr. Touhid Bhuiyan

Professor and Head, Department of Software Engineering, DIU

Dr. Mohammed Nadir Bin Ali

Additional Registrar(IT), DIU

Dr. Shaikh Muhammad Allayear

Associate Professor and Head, Department of Multimedia & Creative Technology (MCT), DIU

Dr. Imran Mahmud

Associate Professor and Head, Department of  Information Technology & Management (ITM), DIU

Ejaj-Ur-Rahaman

Deputy Director, Human Resource Development Institute – HRDI

16 May 2020 10.:00am- 10:30am Demonstrations on Online Platforms  schoolbd.ac, college.ac
10:30 am- 11:30 am Principals’ Session: Implementation Challenges of Online Learning in higher secondary level

Moderator: 

Principal 

Daffodil Polytechnic Institute(DPI) 

Professor Fougia Khatun, Principal

Viqarunnisa Noon School & College

Brigadier General Kazi Shameem Farhad, ndc, psc,

Principal

Dhaka Residential Model College

Dr. Shahan Ara Begum, Principal,

Ideal School and College

Lt Col Alomgir Hussain(Retd), PhD

BIAM Model School & College,

Dhaka

Lt Col Md Zahirul Islam (Retd)

Principal

Daffodil International College

Mosharof Hossain Mukul

Principal

Ahmed Bawani Academy School & College

11:30 am- 12:30 pm Edupreneurs’ session: e-learning solutions

Dr. Rafiuddin Ahmed

Associate Professor, Department of Marketing

University of Dhaka

Md. Shefatul Islam, Attached officer, a2i 

ABUL KHAIR MOHAMMAD HAFIZULLAH KHAN

Project Director

Entrepreneurship and Skill Development Project

BIDA- Prime Minister’s Office 

Md. Shamim Hossain

Executive Director and Chief architect, Orange Business Development  BD

Md. Kamrul Kibria Ayon

Manager, Education program JAGOO Foundation

Mehdi Hasan, national consultant, educational innovation, a2i 

Shadman Majid,

CEO, Online Sohopathi, 

12:45pm- 1: 45pm  Workshop-2: Preparedness for Online Teaching (for School, College, Madrasa, Diploma institute teachers ) 

Professor Faruq Ahmed (Consultant, PEDP-IV & Math Olympiad)

Md. Habibul Islam 

Associate Professor

Teachers Training College, Mymensingh

Mohammad Kabir Hossain Associate Professor and Attached Officer, a2i

Dr. Momtaz Shahanara

 Principal In-charge

Govt. Teachers’ Training College, Dhaka

Mr. Akhtar Hossain Kutubi

 Associate Professor, TTC, Chattogram

2:00 pm -3:00 pm  Workshop-3: “Adaptive Learning Content Design and Reflections through Empathy”

Prof. Dr. Syed Akhter Hossain

Professor and Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, DIU

Syed Mizanur Rahman

Associate Professor and Head,

Department of General Education Development, DIU

 

3:15 pm- 4:15pm  

Panel Discussion: Preparedness for Online Teaching

(For university level teachers)

Moderator

Dr. Shaikh Muhammad Allayear

Associate Professor and Head, Department of Multimedia & Creative Technology (MCT), DIU

Dr. Kaushik Deb, Ex-dean, Faculty of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Chittagong University Of Engineering And Technology (CUET)

Seuty Sabur, PhD

Associate Professor and Anthropology Program Coordinator, Department of Economics and Social Sciences, BRAC University

Invitation Done

Ejaj-Ur-Rahaman

Deputy Director, Human Resource Development Institute – HRDI

4:30 pm- 5:30pm  Closing and Award Giving Ceremony

Chief Guest: 

Mohibul Hassan Chowdhoury, M.P

Hon’ble Deputy Minister

Ministry of Education, Government of Bangladesh

Special Guest:

Md. Afzal Hossain Sarwar, 

Policy Specialist (Future of Learning), a2i 

Presided by: Prof. Dr. S.M. Mahbub Ul Haque Majumder

Honorable Pro-Vice Chancellor (Acting Vice Chancellor), 

Daffodil International University

Guest:  Mohammad Nuruzzaman

CEO – Daffodil Family

Convenor: Sarwar Hossain Molla Professor & Head, Computing and Information System

Daffodil International University