Publish Date : 13th January, 2016
The 4th International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology (ICDRET-2016), a three-day long program, was organized by United International University (UIU) at university campus from 7th to 9th January, 2016.
Mr. Nasrul Hamid, MP, Honorable State Minister, Ministry of Power, Energy & Mineral Resources, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh inaugurate the Conference and grace the inauguration ceremony as the Chief Guest. Mr. Faridur Rahman Khan, Vice Chairman, Board of Trustees, UIU and MD, United Hospital Limited was present as Special Guest. Prof. Dr. M. Rezwan Khan, Vice Chancellor of UIU presided over the program. Prof. A. K. M. Sadrul Islam, Chair Technical Committee, Prof. S. M. Lutful Kabir Co-Chair, Technical Committee, Shahriar Ahmed Chowdhury, Co-Chair of Organizing Committee and Prof. Raqibul Mostafa, Head of EEE department also addressed the audience. The closing ceremony of the conference was held on January 9, 2016.
There was significant response from academia and industry both home and abroad as 134 technical papers from 10 different countries were received. Being hosted for the 4th time, ICDRET has already created a unique and effective platform to bring together a wide spectrum of academic researchers and industry experts from home and abroad to share a common vision of addressing energy crisis and global warming through enhancement of renewable energy technology. This allows the participants to exchange ideas, disseminate information, learn about best practices and success stories in order to light up houses and light up the lives of people all around the world.