BASIS along with ICT Division and GrameenPhone is going to organize a nationwide campaign entitled “Bangladesh Internet Week” to promote Internet content and internet based products and services.
The event will take place from the 5-11th of September, 2015. The key components of the event are as follows: 3 major expos in 3 cities (Dhaka, Rajshahi and Sylhet), internet Fairs in all the upazilas, 7 talk shows in prominent TV Channels, over 50 tech events and seminars and workshops in different universities.
The event is designed to connect 10 million people with internet throughout the country, with the footfall of 4 million people in the major expos in the course of 7 days. Since this is an event exclusively dedicated towards Internet and creating new users of Internet, the organizers have encouraged the News Portals to take part and showcase their services and products. There will be an exclusive corner for the News Portals.
Companies who are interested to join this initiative, have been asked to visit the website http://bangladeshinternet.org/ for further information.
News Portals are going to be offered spaces (Kiosk) without any costs. A kiosk (4’x2’) will be offered to all news porters if they are willing to participate.
Interested participants have been asked to send an email containing a letter (on the letterhead of their organization) confirming their participation in this gala event. As the spaces are limited, the registration will be on a first come- first serve basis.