18th AUPF inaugurates in city25 November 2019
Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni, MP, Prof Dr Abdul Mannan Choudhury, Vice Chairman, Association of Private Universities of Bangladesh and Dr Md. Sabur Khan, Standing Committee Member of AUPF and Chairman, Daffodil International University along the other
Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni, MP on Sunday inaugurated the 18th Asian University Presidents Forum (AUPF) 2019 at Radisson Blu Water Garden in the capital. Daffodil International University (DIU) in collaboration with Association of Private Universities of Bangladesh (APUB) is organizing the AUPF for the first time in Bangladesh during 22-24 this month.
Sheikh Kabir Hossain, Chairman, APUB was present as the special guest at the opening ceremony.
Baybars Altuntas, Chairman, World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF), Turkey will presented the Keynote Speech of AUPF 2019 on the theme "Future of Entrepreneurship Education and Experiential Learning: Determinants of Developing Successful Entrepreneurial Eco-System in Asian Economies".
The opening ceremony was also addressed by Dr Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman, Board of Trustees, DIU, Dr Jekuk Chang, President, Dongseo University, South Korea, and Prof Dr SM Mahabub- Ul- Haque Majumder, Convener, AUPF 2019 and Pro Vice Chancellor, DIU.
A total of 150 Presidents, Rectors and Vice Chancellors from 40 universities from Asian 15 countries including Bangladesh are participating in the AUPF 2019 in Dhaka.
The three day conference includes Paper Presentation, Pannel Discussion, MoU Signing Ceremony, Standing Committee Meeting and finally handing over the AUPF flag to the next host.
Dr Dipu Moni said that as AUPF-2019 is holding in Bangladesh for the first time so it will create a great opportunity for our universities to exchange knowledge among other universities of the Asian countries. She gave thanked Daffodil International University for arranging this prestigious event.
Dr Md. Sabur Khan said that more than hundred private universities are now operating in Bangladesh and we have 50 plus public universities.
So no doubt that there is a revolution occurring in the education sector of Bangladesh. Now we should give emphasis on quality education.
AUPF is working on the quality education. DIU is proud to arrange this mega event for the first time in Bangladesh.