Unilever Bangladesh Limited has organised Digital Week 2017 for its employees, a five–day activity program to build knowledge about the digital world as well as building up technological capability.
Farhan Qureshi, Managing South Asian Frontier Markets at Google, Yasir Azman deputy CEO and CMO of Grameenphone, Jakaria Swapan, founder and CEO of Priyog, Wasim Alim, founder and CEO of chaldal.com, were few among the many domestic and foreign speakers who have highlighted the importance of modern technology and its proper use in this five-day workshop. Technological companies like Google, Daraz, chaldal.com, Eskimi, Robi, SSD tech, e-courier, Priyo.com and others demonstrated their various services and capabilities.
In the closing ceremony, State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak said that new innovation amd ideas in digital technology initiated by companies like Unilever will help Bangladesh transform digitally as a nation. Kedar Lele, Chief Operating Officer of Unilever, said Unilever has connected with leading technology start-ups of the country to showcase their products and innovations, as well as invited renowned speakers from leading tech organisations in Bangladesh and abroad.