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Microsoft brings Cloud Innovation Summit to Dhaka

  • Published at 01:52 am April 26th, 2019
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The summit—first of its kind to be held in Bangladesh—will bring together over 300 participants, partners ranging from developers to business organizations, and cloud experts from Microsoft APAC

Microsoft Bangladesh has announced Cloud Innovation Summit to be held in Dhaka on Monday at the Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC). 

The summit—first of its kind to be held in Bangladesh—will bring together over 300 participants, partners ranging from developers to business organizations, and cloud experts from Microsoft APAC, said a press release. 

Microsoft partners AAMRA Technologies limited, Corporate Projukti Limited, eGeneration Limited, Bangladesh Export Import Company ltd (IT Division), and Toggi Services Limited are partnering with the Cloud summit as event sponsors and will be showcasing their solutions during the summit. 

Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister, Mustafa Jabbar is expected to attend the summit and deliver a keynote speech. 

Speaking about the summit, Sook Hoon Cheah, general manager of Southeast Asia New Markets at Microsoft Asia Pacific, said: “Bangladesh is witnessing unprecedented growth, propelled by rapid digitalization across various sectors in the country." 

Cheah added that organizations are beginning to leverage cloud services to achieve a "quantum leap" in services to empower their employees and benefit their customers. 

"So, this Cloud Innovation Summit will give the opportunity for organizations of any scale and developers alike to learn from regional experts and peers how they can, together, work to empower themselves, their organizations, and communities with cloud technology,” she added.

The key aspects of the summit will be two breakout sessions—one on the manufacturing sector and the other one on the Financial Services Industry (FSI) in Bangladesh. 

Microsoft Cloud Innovation Summit is the platform to ask questions and get insights directly from technology and industry experts, added the release. 

It will be a platform for learning the latest trends and how businesses are thriving across the world using cloud technologies in this world of intelligent cloud and intelligent edge.