BP Business Desk
Md. Touhidul Alam Khan, deputy managing director & chief business officer of Prime Bank Limited has been selected as a scientific committee member of the 7th Annual International Sustainable Development Conference (SDC 2019), which will take place in July, 2019 in Bangkok, Thailand.
The nominations from more than 35 countries, a Serbian-based international organisation has selected five members out of which three from Philippines, one from India and one from Bangladesh, said a press release.
As committee member, Touhidul Alam Khan has been offered to reviewing abstract and full paper to be submitted by the paper presenters to the next conference. He has also been listed in all conference documents as a member of the scientific committee, including the website, conference brochure, all copies of the conference proceedings publication, the conference kit and also be invited in the conference as Jury Member by the organiser.
The experts from more than 25 countries including USA, Canada, Thailand, Italy, Finland, India, Malaysia, the Philippines, the Netherlands, Japan, Turkey, China, Korea, Czech Republic, Taiwan, Hungary and Sweden will present their papers on sustainable development in 3-day conference to be held in next July at Bangkok.
“The conference put thrust on green technology, renewable energy and environmental protection related issues towards achieving the agendas of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”, told Touhidul Alam Khan.
Touhidul Alam Khan, the fellow member of Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB), Certified Sustainability Practitioner, first Certified Sustainability Reporting Assurer (CSRA) in Bangladesh is Head of Sustainability Reporting Committee (SRC) of Prime Bank as well.
He represented Bangladesh by attending SDC-2018 in Bangkok and presented a paper titled on, “Sustainability Reporting Towards Sustainable Development in Banking Sector: Bangladesh Perspectives” which was highly been appreciated by the participants. This is the first time, an expert from Bangladesh has been selected as Scientific Committee Member in this type of prestigious international conference competing with many other countries. As per selection letter to Touhidul Alam Khan, Vladimir, Program Manager wrote, “We are honoured to have you as part of SDC 2019 organizing team and we look forward to work together on this highly exciting and challenging international