BASIS SoftExpo kicks off on Feb 23

Published : 19 Feb 2023 09:52 PM

With the slogan 'WELCOME TO THE SMARTVERSE' BASIS SoftExpo2023, Country’s ever largest digital exhibition and one of the biggest exhibitions of Information and Communication technology (ICT) sector in South Asia, will be held on February 23 to 26, 2023 at Bangabandhu Bangladesh China Friendship Exhibition Center, Purbachal in Dhaka.

Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS)is going to organize the 4-day mega show which is totally funded by private sector to highlight the latest technological innovations and ICT capabilities of Bangladesh to the world.

BASIS, on Sunday, organized a press conference at Sheraton at Banani in the capital to share information about the exhibition. 

Chaired by Russell T. Ahmed, President of BASIS, Abu Daud Khan, Convener of BASIS Softexpo 2023 and BASIS Vice president (Admin), on behalf of IFIC BankLimited, platinumsponsorofBASISSoftexpo 2023, Deputy Managing Director and Head of International Division, Syed Mansur Mostafa were present.          

Addressing at the press briefing, the organizers said that the Speaker of Bangladesh Parliament Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury is expected to inaugurate the exhibition at 11am on February 23. 

Besides, Mustafa Jabbar, Minister for Posts and Telecommunications of Bangladesh, State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak, are scheduled to attend as special guests.

Highlighting the SoftExpo, BASIS President Russell T. Ahmed said, the exposition in the IT sector being held is the unprecedented in the country’s history as such large-scale show was never held in the country in the past. The main objective of organizing the mega event is to highlight the capabilities of local IT sector.