Event Attended – Growth Innovation and Leadership Summit at Nepal

CES Director Mr. Sajid Amit attended the Frost & Sullivan Conference titled the Growth Innovation and Leadership Summit South Asia 2018, in Kathmandu Nepal, on March 15, 2018. Frost & Sullivan is a leading global business research firm with offices in over 40 countries. For more than 50 years, Frost has been servicing Fortune 500 […]

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Current Event Analysis – Whither Financial Inclusion? Performance of Bangladesh in the 2017 Global Findex

Current Event Analysis Published The Center for Enterprise and Society published it’s latest edition of the Current Event Analysis Series on May 13, 2018. It is titled “Whither Financial Inclusion? Performance of Bangladesh in the 2017 Global Findex“. This report considers the case of Bangladesh and how it fares with regard to various yardsticks of financial inclusion […]

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CES Talk Series – “Financial Literacy and Career Development for Bangladesh Capital Markets”

Financial Literacy and Career Development for Bangladesh Capital Markets On Tuesday, April 24, the ULAB Center for Enterprise and Society (CES), in conjunction with LankaBangla Securities Ltd, the ULAB the Career Services Office and the ULAB EMBA Program, organized a seminar titled “Financial Literacy and Career Development for Bangladesh Capital Markets” at the ULAB Campus […]

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CES Panel Discussion – “Governance After Rana Plaza: Reviewing the Ready-made Garments Sector after the Rana Plaza Disaster”

On Monday, April 23, 2018, the ULAB Center for Enterprise and Society (CES) in conjunction with Brac University Economics and Social Sciences (ESS) Department organized a seminar titled “Governance After Rana Plaza: Reviewing the Ready-made Garments Sector after the Rana Plaza Disaster” at the ULAB Campus A Auditorium. Rana Plaza had taken place almost exactly […]

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MoU Signing – ULAB and Startup Dhaka to Collaborate to Develop Online Courses

Startup Dhaka and University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) signed an MOU on Monday, April 16, at the ULAB Campus A Building in Dhanmondi, to launch digitization initiatives that will benefit ULAB and Startup Dhaka Online School. Startup Dhaka Online School is an initiative created to impart knowledge and skills on a variety of topics […]

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Grameenphone Accelerator Batch 5 Orientation at ULAB

On Sunday, April 1, 2018, the ULAB Center for Enterprise and Society (CES) in conjunction with Startup Dhaka, organized an information session for Grameenphone Accelerator Batch 5. The event was a part of an ongoing series of initiatives at ULAB to promote entrepreneurship and skills related to entrepreneurship among students at ULAB. The event started […]

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ULAB signs MoU with Grameenphone ‘Whiteboard’

On March 08, 2018, ULAB and Grameenphone (GP) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on entrepreneurship development, digital innovation and IoT. Under the terms of the MoU, GP’s “Whiteboard” will engage ULAB students interested or experience in entrepreneurship to incubate their business ideas using GP resources. ULAB also support GP’s interest in […]

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Event Attended – Mainstreaming Digital Financial Service in Microfinance: Opportunities and Challenges

On February 27, 2018, a seminar took place at BRAC center inn titled “Mainstreaming Digital Financial Service in Microfinance: Opportunities and Challenges”. CES director Mr. Sajid Amit attended this seminar. In this event, expert panellists from United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF), BRAC, and other NGOs discussed the prospects and challenges of digital financial services […]

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MoU Signing – ULAB partners with ActionAid Bangladesh

On February 19, 2018, ULAB and ActionAid Bangladesh (AAB) have entered into an agreement through an MoU signing ceremony, in order to collaborate on a variety of research, training, and event programming related activities. The scope of this partnership is expected to include: Joint-research on Informal Market (Food Vendors) in Dhaka Training on Financial Inclusion […]

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CES Talk Series – “Human Development for Everyone” by Dr. Selim Jahan

On Wednesday, February 14, 2018, Dr. Selim Jahan, Director at UNDP Human Development Report Office, New York, NY, USA, delivered a talk at ULAB, titled “Human Development for Everyone.” The talk was organized by the Center for Enterprise and Society (CES), a research center at ULAB, under the CES Leadership Talk Series. Professor Imran Rahman, […]

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