To commemorate the “International Girls in ICT Day”, Grameenphone arranged a panel discussion at the GP House today not only to recognize the efforts of women in the ICT field but also to encourage further inclusiveness ensuring gender equity.
Michael Foley, Chief Executive Officer of Grameenphone, presented the keynote paper at the start of the session, according to a press release from Grameenphone.
This was followed by an informative panel session attended by renowned leaders and industry experts from the ICT sectors.
They discussed and debated about the current scenario for girls in ICT in Bangladesh, how an organization can facilitate, and create more opportunities in the future.
International Girls in ICT Day is an effort to encourage and inspire more girls and young women to consider pursuing studies and careers in the ICT field and join the tech industry, says the release.