A four day long (July 17-20, 2012) technological festival named “ElectroFest Summer’12” organized by the Department of EEE & ECE was held in University of Information Technology & Sciences (UITS) at its main campus. Along with number of engineering competitions, workshops, seminars, there were a number of events in the festival which were enjoyed and appreciated by the students, faculty members and the officers of UITS.
Participation of different business companies, students from different Universities, and gathering of high profiled guests have increased its importance beyond expectations.
The inaugural session of ElectroFest Summer’12 was held on July 17. Mr. Rajiuddin Ahmed Raju, Minister for Posts & Telecommunication, Peoples Republic of Bangladesh, was present there as the Chief Guest to officially open the festival. Mr. Neil Graham, CEO, Banglalion Communication Limited, and Major (Retd) Md. Shawkat Hssan Mia, Chairman, Assert Group, were present there as the Guests of Honors. The Special Guest of the inaugural session was Alhaj Sufi Mohammed Mizanur Rahman Chowdhury, Chairman, UITS Board of Trustees & PHP Group. The welcome address of the session was delivered by Professor Dr. K M Saiful Islam Khan, Pro-VC, UITS; and the Chair of the session was Professor Dr. Muhammad Samad, VC, UITS.