World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF) recently announces Global Board Members of Science, Technology and Innovation Commission. Dr. Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman, Daffodil International University and Daffodil Family, and High Commissioner of WBAF-Bangladesh, has been appointed as one of the Global Board Members of Science, Technology and Innovation Commission. The Science Princess Dr. Nisreen El-Hashemite, Founder and President of the Women in Science International League, will chair the global board with 9 globally known board members.
The Global Science, Technology and Innovation Leaders Committee (Science, Technology and Innovation Commission) of the World Business Angels Investment Forum gathers some of the world’s most influential of these leaders to explore today’s biggest technological challenges, foster deep collaboration, and generate new ideas.
The Commission aims to connect innovators with smart finance, creating a better environment for innovation, helping inventors commercialize their inventions, fostering the kind of creative thinking that leads to innovation by open learning and skill development, and accelerating technology transfer around the world.
It will open a new door for startups and entrepreneurs to scale up and grow their businesses that are innovating in science and technology industries and “I will be able to serve my nation and the youth for the economic development of the country,'' said Dr. Md. Sabur Khan after becoming the Global member. It is a prestigious achievement for the nation. Now, innovators around the world in science and technology will be able to connect more easily with the global investors market, which will in turn open up splendid opportunities for the world economy.
The other Global board members of the Commission include H.E. Prof. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, 6th President of the Republic of Mauritius; H.E. Prof Inderjit Singh, Former Parliament Member of the Republic of Singapore & Co-president of the World Entrepreneurship Forum; H.E. Noomane Fehri, Former ICT & Digital Economy Minister of the Republic of Tunisia; D. R Narong Sirilertworakul, President of the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) of Thailand; Dr Paul Doany, Former CEO of the Turk Telekom; Josep M. Piqué, 17th President International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation (IASP); Marie-Christine Oghly, World President, World Association of Women Entrepreneurs (FCEM); and Paolo Sironi, Global Thought Leader & IBM Senior Advisor for Fintech.
Caption: Dr. Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman, Daffodil International University and Daffodil Family, and High Commissioner of WBAF-Bangladesh addressing at the annual conference of World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF) held in Istanbul, Turkey..
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