SigMind Takes Top Prize for Bangladesh Finals of Entrepreneurship World Cup

On July the National Finals of the Entrepreneurship World Cup Bangladesh were held in the 71 Millonaiton in Daffodil International University. Tanvir Tabassum, founder of Sigmind captured first prize at the national finals of the Entrepreneurship World Cup competition. The startup is devoted to establishing integrated state-of-the-art machine learning based technologies to detect persons, objects, faces, rearms in real-time from multiple cameras feeds on its powerful server. The system has some innovative technologies like real- time search on video space for specific incident detection and posts analysis. Moreover sigmind made this technology available to big clients like government, corporate clients […]

Seminar on Innovation and Entrepreneurship held at Government Shahid Suhrawardi College

Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (DIE) of School of Entrepreneurship (SoE) of Daffodil International University (DIU) and Government Shahid Suhrawardi College have jointly organized a seminar on “Innovation and Entrepreneurship” on 06th July 2019 at the auditorium of Government Shahid Suhrawardi College in the capital.  Mr. Hamidul Haque Khan, Treasurer of Daffodil International University was the Chief Guest. The seminar presided over by Professor Dr. Md. Abul Hossain, Principal, Government Shahid Suhrawardy College while Mr. Mohammad Shibli Shahriar, Head, Department of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, DIU and S N Azad, Adjunct Faculty, Department of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, DIU were the Keynote […]

Department of Innovation & Entrepreneurship of DIU and BDOSN jointly award ‘Entrepreneurs Award-2018’

Department of Innovation & Entrepreneurship of Daffodil International University (DIU) and Bangladesh Open Source Network (BDOSN) jointly organized ‘Entrepreneurs Award-2018’ on 28 June 2019 at 71 Milonayoton of the university. It was 5thprogram of the Facebook group ‘Chakri Khujbo Na, Chakri Debo’. Mr. Shibli Shahriar, Head, Department of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, DIU, Mr. Muminul Islam, Managing Director of IPDC, Ms. Swapna Bhoumik, Country Manager of Marks & Spencer, Mr. Sawkat Hossain, Managing Director of BD Venture, Ms. Tania Wahab, Founder and Director of Karigor, Mr. Mahmudul Islam Babu, Managing Director of Techno Haven distributed award among 19 new entrepreneurs. The […]

A Corporate Visit to KITC

A team of sixteen students and one faculty from the Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship of Daffodil International University visited KITC, a North American based outsourcing company, to learn about their operational procedures and leadership excellence. At KITC, each of their employees is trained to develop an entrepreneurial mindset. That means, they learn to identify pressing problems around us all and work in their area of expertise to develop solutions that could not only be monetized for profits, but could potentially change the world. Anything less is simply unacceptable.  When asked about the employability skills of the graduates in Bangladesh, Country Director and CEO of […]

14th DIU Industry Academia Lecture Series on Entrepreneurship Development

Mr. Sheikh Fazle Fahim, a renowned new generation entrepreneur of the country and newly elected President of The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) will share his valuable experiences gathered from his life in business and industries. As a new generation entrepreneur with delighting, he will also deliver special motivating lessons for educated youths. The students will be highly benefited from this lecture specially who like to develop their career as an Executive in the corporate organizations or as an entrepreneur either in business or in industries. The senior government officials, academicians, businessmen, representative of different corporate […]

Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship organized a workshop on “Research Progress Review”

A workshop on “Research Progress Review” organized by the Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, DIU, on May 06, 2019. Prof. Dr. Md Kabirul Islam, the Director of the Division of Research, DIU was the resource person of the workshop. Mohammad Shibli Shahriar, Associate Professor, and Head, Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship along with all the faculty members have attended the workshop. The faculty members presented their individual research progress so far in the workshop. They shared their existing research topics, methods, findings and limitations for getting feedback. The faculty members also gave a briefing on the selected research topics, future […]

A World Class MBA-ACD MBA- at Daffodil International University (DIU)

An agreement was signed among 6 partner’s universities of the Member States of Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) collaborative universities on ACD MBA at Doha, Qatar on May 1, 2019. Dr. Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman, BoT of DIU led Daffodil International University in this ACD MBA signing ceremony in Doha, Qatar where 16th Ministerial Meeting of the Member States of the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) being held under the chairmanship of Qatar. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Quatar H E Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani opened the 16th Ministerial Meeting of the Member States of the […]

Building Entrepreneur-Centric Community- GEC2019

The 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Congress, which takes place this April 15-18 in Manama, Bahrain, unifies a broad collection of voices from the thousands of entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, policymakers and other startup champions who attend the event.   Mr. Asif Iqbal who is the Director and Lead Organizer of Startup Huddle Dhaka was invited a session entitled “Building Entrepreneur-Centric Community”. On that Session, he discussed how DIU and GEN-activities help sand support entrepreneurs in Bangladesh. He also discussed various events on Entrepreneurship Development in Bangladesh and what are the positive impacts from them. Mr. Iqbal is also working as the Lecturer of the Department of […]

Global Entrepreneurship Research Network: Annual Meeting

The Global Entrepreneurship Research Network is a working coalition that catalyzes and aligns research that is integrally linked with the practice of entrepreneurship and the growth of entrepreneurial ecosystems. Ms. Beauty Akter who is the Executive Director of GERN-DIU attended the Global Entrepreneurship Research Network Annual Meeting at Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2019. She shares about the barriers to entrepreneurs are facing in 2019-2020, and which type of entrepreneur-support entities the research outputs help the most to them. Key benchmarking tools include the Global Startup Ecosystem Report (GSER) and the Index of Dynamic Entrepreneurship (IDE). GEN also engages in collaborative initiatives including the […]