IDEB National Convention & International Conference on

Skills Readiness for Achieving SDGs & Adopting IR 4.0

Quality TVET
Growth Acceleration


  • 2nd February 2020, BICC, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • 3rd & 4th February 2020, IDEB Bhaban, Dhaka, Bangladesh
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    Opening Ceremony

    Hon'ble Chief Guest

    H.E. Shiekh Hasina

    Hon'ble Prime Miniser, GoB

    Welcome to the
    International Conference on
    “Skills Readiness for Achieving SDG & Adopting IR 4.0”
    Quality TVET | Technopreneurship | Growth Acceleration

    The International Conference on “Skills Readiness for Achieving SDG & Adopting IR 4.0” will take place on February 2-4, 2020 at the Institution of Diploma Engineers Bangladesh (IDEB) in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The event is jointly organized by IDEB and the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) in Manila, Philippines, and in association with the Ministry of Education (MoE)-Government of Bangladesh, Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), and Bangladesh Technical Education Board as co-partners.

    The changing world context, especially the demographic dividend issues and impact of technological shifting, revolved and concentrated within some very influencing keyword like skills, technopreneurship, Industrial Revolution 4.0 (IR 4.0), and Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). These are directly related with the theme and focus areas of the upcoming event.


    A K M A Hamid
    President, IDEB
    Chairman, Conference Steering Committee

    Ramhari Lamichhane, PhD
    Director General, CPSC
    Co-Chairman, Conference Steering Committee

    Int. Conference Sub-Theme

    The conference will be based on following overarching sub themes: The Resource Person of the conference will be policy makers, researchers, practitioners, educationists, entrepreneurs, innovators and employers from different sector.

    The challenges and opportunity for adopting IR 4.0


    21st Century skills for Achieving Sustainable Development Goal


    Quality TVET for Skill Readiness


    Technopreneurship for Employment and Growth Acceleration



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    In Association With

    Ministry of Education, GoB


    10:30 - 12:00
    Inaugual Ceremony

    Inaugual Ceremony

    H.E. Shiekh Hasina

    Inaugural Ceremony and Outline the Conference objectives and aspects to the guests.

    10:30 - 10:50
    Welcome Speech

    Welcome Speech

    Md. Shamsur Rahman

    10:51 - 11:05
    Speech as a Co-Chair

    Speech as a Co-Chair

    Dr. Ramhari Lamichhane

    11:06 - 11:15
    Speech as Special Guest

    Speech as Special Guest

    Barrister Mohibul Hassan Chowdhoury

    11:16 - 11:25
    Speech as Special Guest

    Speech as Special Guest

    Dr. Dipu Moni

    11:26 - 11:45
    Speech as Chief Guest

    Speech as Chief Guest

    H.E. Shiekh Hasina

    11:46 - 12:00
    Speech as a Chair

    Speech as a Chair

    A K M A Hamid

    Up Comming

    The schedule will be published after finalization.

    Up Comming

    The schedule will be published after finalization

    Inaugural Ceremony

    Bangabandhu International Conference Centre

    Agargaon, Sher-E Bangla Nagar, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh

    Program Start

    Date: 02 February 2020
    Time: 10:00 am


    Time: 8:30 am

    Conference Secretariat

    Secretariat - 1 IDEB, Bangladesh

    Md. Enamul Haque
    Member Secretary
    Conference Secretariat
    IDEB Bhaban, Level-8, Room No. 807
    160/A, Kakrail VIP Road, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
    Cell: +880-1912-006617
    Tel: +880-2-8391981
    Fax: +880-2-48318888

    Secretariat - 2 CPSC, Philippines

    Sanyog Bhatarai
    Faculty Specialist and Chairperson
    Training and Development Division
    Colombo Plan Staff College
    Bldg. Block C, Department of Education Complex
    Meralco Ave., Pasig City, Philippines.
    Cell: +63-9155440726
    Tel: +632-631-0991 to 95
    Fax: +632-633-8425