Salman F. Rahman, the Private Industry and Investment Advisor to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, stressed institutionalization to solve the prevalent problems of freelancing so that the sectos can be emerged as an industry in the country. He highlighted the challenges that caused a hindrance towards bringing money from abroad and how freelancing can be institutionalized to solve the prevalent manifold problems in this sector.
He was addressing an event titled, ‘TEDxGulshan’ held at at RAOWA convention centre in the capital recently, organised with the theme of ‘Innovation Enabling Social Change’, for the first time in Bangladesh. TED is a popular speaking platform featuring leading thinkers and doers starting from Bill Gates to UN Secretary General to Shahrukh Khan as host/curator of TEDx in India.
TEDxGulshan, true to the format of TEDx events is a platform for the people to spread their story that will be thought-changing for the attendees and creating a bridge connecting the thought leaders, academics, change makers and entrepreneurs to bring about a social change.