Uttara University has organized a three days long International Conference on “Business Management, Economics and Social Science –ICBMESS 2016” from 21-23 December, 2016.The Inaugural Ceremony has been completed at The Westin Dhaka, Gulshan, Dhaka on 21 December,2016. Mr. Tofail Ahamed ,MP, Honorable Minister, Ministry of Commerce, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh has inaugurated the conference as the Chief Guest. This conference has jointly been organized by Uttara University, Bangladesh, AMDISA-(a SAARC recognized forum), India and GBMF, USA.
The program has been chaired by Professor Dr. M. Azizur Rahman, Vice Chancellor, Uttara University.
Professor Dr. Yasmin Ara Lekha, Pro- Vice Chancellor, Uttara University, Ms. Naomi Watanabe, Writer, Director of Ship Aichi Medical Service Limited, Dhaka, Bangladesh , Professor Dr. Ziaul Huq , University of Nebraska , Omaha, USA Founding President of GBMF,USA, Professor Dr. Prithvi Yadav ,President , Global Business and Management Forum(GBMF), USA and Director- NMIMS ,Hydrabad , India , Professor Lakshman R. Watawala ,President of AMDISA & President , Institute of Certified Professional Mangers, Colombo, Sri Lanka have participated the program as special guests .The Welcome speech of the program has been delivered by Professor Dr. Nazrul Islam ,Convener, Organizing Committee , ICBMESS & Dean, School Of Business, Uttara University.
This conference has invited academia, scholars, researchers and industry experts from around the world to meet and exchange their ideas, research findings and discuss issues concerning business management, economics and social sciences for sustainable development. The theme of the conference is “Economic and Social Transformation through Business Leadership”. The prime focus of the conference is to promote research and development in the fields of business management, economics and social sciences which can contribute towards sustainability of business, industry and the society at large. The conference is an ideal platform for presenting and discussing the most recent issues, innovations, trends, and practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the fields of business management, economics, and social sciences for the sustainable development agenda pertaining to business, economy and society.
More than 250 scholars and participants from different parts of the world including USA, Canada, Australia, Malaysia, India, South Korea, Nepal, Sri Lanka, China, Maldives, Latvia and Bangladesh are attending the conference in different capacities. More than 38 foreign participants representing a number of renowned universities and institutions of the world are participating in this conference. . More than 150 papers from 96 universities and organizations of the world have been presented in the 3-Day long conference. These papers are being presented in 26 concurrent technical sessions which are to be chaired by the 26 renowned scholars and academicians of home and abroad. All the papers are being presented on 22 December, 2016 in the School of Business, Uttara University, NZ Center, House 5, Road 12, Sector 6, Uttara, and Dhaka, Bangladesh. Professor from renowned universities, famous researchers and economist from USA, Canada, Australia , Malaysia , India, South Korea, Nepal , Srilanka , China ,Maldives ,Latvia and many other countries including Bangladesh have been attending in the conference. In addition, invited guests, the treasurer, Deans of different Disciplines, Chairmen of the departments, the Registrar, the Controller of examinations, officers and the faculty members of the faculty of Uttara University have been attending in the conference.