Digital World-2017 kicks off tomorrow


PV Desk : A four-day mega ICT event ‘Digital World-2017’ is set to kick off tomorrow at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre(BICC) to showcase technology-based innovations and achievements aiming to unlock economic potential of IT sector.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the Digital World at a function to be held at BICC tomorrow.

The ICT Division and the BASIS in association with several IT organizations are organizing the digital world-2017 with the theme of “Ready for Tomorrow”. This year’s theme signifies the readiness that Bangladesh has achieved over the past 9 years in ICT sector.

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina issued separate messages on the eve of the event.

The President in his message said, “The present government under the leadership of Hon’ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has undertaken massive development programmes aimed at implementing Vision-2021 and to turn our country into ‘Digital Bangladesh’.”