Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) has announced the commencement of its ‘e.co 6th BUETDC National Debating Championship 2014’.
The debate championship has been sponsored by edotco Bangladesh, first communications passive infrastructure Service Company in Bangladesh, says a press release.
The competition session will comprise of three major segments, Inter School Bangla Debate Championship, Inter Club Bangla Debate Championship (open for any university level and college level clubs) and Inter School English Debate Championship (open for school and colleges). More than 100 national level debating teams will participate in this grand tournament.
Dr. Md. Delwar Hossain, Director, Directorate of Student Welfare, BUET was present as the chief guest of the event held on Wednesday. Also present at the event as special guest was Andy Rolt, Managing Director, edotco Bangladesh along with other officials of BUET and edotco Bangladesh. Architect Iqbal Habib, Joint Secretary BAPA was also present as special guest.
The Grand Final of the competition will be held on February 22, 2014, where the winners of each segment will be announced.
Along with being the title sponsor of the ‘e.co 6th BUETDC National Debate Championship 2014’, edotco Bangladesh has also signed recently signed a 15 year long agreement with BUET, for collaboration and support. The agreement was signed by Andy Rolt, Managing Director of edotco Bangladesh and Dr. Md. Delwar Hossain, Director, Directorate of Student Welfare of BUET. Ahmed Armaan Siddiqui, Director-Sales & Business Development edotco Bangladesh, Farzana Hasan, GM- PR & Communications edotco Bangladesh and other senior officials of e.dotco Bangladesh were present at the ceremony.
The day also marked the inauguration of the newly renovated debating room supported by edotco.
edotco Bangladesh enables connectivity by provision of network infrastructure to all communications operators and is environmentally conscious with a target of reducing its greenhouse emissions by 30% by the end of 2015.