19 June 2022
CONFERENCE AGENDA 1 Digitalization and New Frontiers of Service Delivery: Opportunities and Challenges Conference Agenda DAY ONE 20 JUNE 2022 | MONDAY FRAMING, CONCEPTS AND EMPIRICS 09.45 −11.20 Session 1 | Inaugural Session Digitalization for Inclusive Development: Opportunities and Challenges 09.45 − 09.55 Welcome and Introduction to the Conference Imran Matin | Executive Director, BIGD, BRAC Un. [...] Khan | Professor of Economics, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London 12.15 −12.45 Digital Transformation in a Developing Country: A Framework to Assess Challenges and Opportunities to Go Beyond Digitization Sajjad Zohir | Executive Director, Economic Research Group (ERG) and Senior Advisor at BIGD, BRAC University 12.45 −13.15 Q&A 13.15 −14.00 Lunch Break 2 CONFERENCE AGENDA. [...] M Fahim Mashroor | CEO, Bdjobs 13.10 −13.30 Q&A 13.30 −14.15 Lunch Break 14.15 −16.00 Session 8 | Digitalization, Local Governance, and Social Protection 14.15 −14.25 Chair Mridul Chowdhury | CEO and Founder, mPower Social Enterprises 14.25 −14.40 Digitalization and Targeting of Social Protection: A Critical Survey of Opportunities and Pitfalls of Policy During the Pandemic Pallavi Roy | Senior Le. [...] Musharraf Hossain Bhuiyan | Former Cabinet Secretary, Government of Bangladesh and Senior Advisor, BIGD, BRAC University 11.05 −11.20 Digitalized Distance Education in COVID-19: Adolescent Experiences in Bangladesh, Ethiopia, and Jordan Silvia Guglielmi | Researcher, Gender and Adolescence: Global Evidence (GAGE) Farhana Alam Bhuiyan | Assistant Director, Centre for Gender and Sexual & Reproductiv. [...] Khan | Professor of Economics, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London Mohammad Humayun Kabir | Joint Secretary, Cabinet Division, Government of Bangladesh Khandoker Azizul Islam | Additional Secretary, Planning and Development Wing, ICT Division, Government of Bangladesh Asif Saleh | Executive Director, BRAC Bangladesh Sonia Bashir Kabir | Founder and Managing Director, SBK V.