3rd Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) Outreach Program held at Prof. Abdul Matin Chowdhury Virtual Classroom, University of Dhaka on June 10, 2017. Internet Society (ISOC) Bangladesh Dhaka Chapter organized the workshop in collaboration with Department of Computer Science & Engineering, University of Dhaka. Senior Researcher at Ericsson Research, Ericsson IETF internal coordinator & Chair of TAPS (Transport Services) Working Group of IETF ANM Zaheduzzaman Sarker delivered key note speech in the Program. He shared his own experience about the participation in the IETF activities to the audience. President of Internet Society (ISOC) Bangladesh Dhaka Chapter Prof. Dr. Shabbir Ahmed, Vice President Md. Jahangir Hossain and General Secretary Mohammad Kawsar Uddin also delivered their precious at the workshop.
Goal, objectives and activities of Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) Outreach Program along with the benefits of being its member were broadly discussed during the workshop. It has been informed that many more opportunities like fellowship, training, leadership, grants are kept waiting for IT graduates.
It is also to be noted that IETF Outreach Program officially starts journey in Bangladesh by organizing first workshop titled ‘IETF Outreach Program’ on March 28, 2017 held at Virtual Class Room of University of Dhaka and Second workshop on May 19, 2017 at Bogra.