The Department of Business Administration of East West University welcomes guest speakers from various industries and professional fields to share their knowledge and experiences with our students. The key objective of inviting experts is to provide students a practical insight into the real-life organization and to improve their comprehension in blending theory with practices.
Mr. Reaz Hafiz, Senior Lecturer has arranged an online lecture session for the students of International Marketing (MKT408) on 19 September, 2020. Shah Foysal Hossain, Manager (Marketing & Business Development) of Bashundhara Group was the presenter in this session. The topic of the lecture session was “African Market Analysis & Opportunities for Bangladeshi Products”. In addition, there was a presentation session by the students of IM. Mr. Foysal highlighted the changes of the global market and guided students through topics ranging from ethical to cultural to global issues.
Ishtiaq Hasnat Chowdhury, Vice President of a multinational bank operating in Bangladesh, conducted an online session for the students of Strategic Management course (MGT480). The online session took place on September 20, 2020 using Google Meet platform. Considering the ‘new normal’, the transition from the university life to corporate world inevitably put new challenges. This session, therefore, aimed at enhancing students’ preparedness for professional life with special emphasis on COVID-19 business scenario. Mr. Chowdhury tirelessly carried on the online session for more than 4 hours along with the enthusiastic students. Mr. Chowdhury’s knowledge and experience sharing was wholehearted, informative, and caring. The Department of Business Administration takes pride of Mr. Ishtiaq Hasnat Chowdhury, who is a graduate of this department and an MBA from IBA, DU.
Dr. Rumana Afroze, Assistant Professor arranged an online lecture session for the students of Industrial Relation and Labor Law (HRM 413) on September 15, 2020. Mr. Ishtiak Ahmed Taher, the Lead Consultant of the WorkSMART Consulting was the presenter of this session. He is also a “SHRM-SCP” Certified.