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BAFCOM To Organize Country’s First Ever Digital Startup Conference

BAFCOM To Organize Country’s First Ever Digital Startup Conference

Country’s first ever, and probably the biggest yet, startup conference is to be held on 11th of December at the Senate Bhaban Auditorium of the University of Dhaka.

The summit, namely Digital Startup Conference, is an initiative of Bangladesh Alliance For Fair Competition [BAFCOM] in collaboration with Dhaka University IT Society. The event, scheduled on December 11 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm aims to explore the possibilities and problems of building digital startups in Bangladesh and what can be done to create a more conducive environment for early stage founders through discussion, talks, and experience sharing of successful entrepreneurs.


Industry veterans, entrepreneurs and policy makers will speak at the conference. A stunning line of speakers has already been announced and 20 successful and early stage founders will share their stories and reflect on their journey of building a startup in Bangladesh. The speakers include:

  • Mostafa Zabbar, President, BASIS
  • Kamal Quadir, CEO, bKash
  • Fahim Mashroor, CEO, BDjobs and AjkerDeal
  • Shameem Ahsan, General Partner, Fenox Venture Capital
  • Farzana Chowdhury, CEO, Green Delta Insurance Company
  • Munir Hasan, Youth Coordinator, Prothom-Alo
  • Rassell T. Ahmed, Senior Vice-Chairman, BASIS
  • Razib Ahmed, President, eCab
  • Habibullah Karim, Director, MCCI
  • Syeda Kamrun Ahmed, CEO, Bagdoom
  • Abdullah Al Imran, Founding President, DUITS
  • Mahmudul Hasan Sohag, Founder,
  • Waseem Alim, Co-founder, Chaldal
  • Mostafizur Rahaman Sohel, Director, BASIS
  • Samira Zuberi Himika, CEO, teamengine
  • Towhid Hossain, CEO, Fifo Tech
  • Hamidul Mishbah, Founder, IP and Copyright Forum
  • Ashikul Alam Khan, CEO, PriyoShop
  • Shahbuddin Riyad, Founder, IT Bazar BD
  • Didarul Alam, Marketing Director, Eso
  • Mir Shahrukh Islam, Co-founder, Bonstein
  • Shafiul Alam, Founder, Blancer
  • Dewan Shuvo, Founder, Chalo
  • Mohammad Abdul Matin, CEO, Doctorola
  • Sabbir Rahman Tamim, Founder, 3rd bell
  • Tawsif Ahmed, CEO, HungryNaki
  • Zeeshan Kingshuk Huq, CEO, Zero Gravity Ventures
  • Zia Ashraf, Co-founder, Chaldal

How to attend

The event is open to all and does not require a pre-registration. If you are interested in startups, startup ecosystem, and digital business in Bangladesh, this is the event you should attend. You can find details about the event here.


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