One Bangladesh

Public Talk on IoT in Agriculture

One Bangladesh arranged an online public talk on IoT in Agriculture: Opportunities & Challenges on 07th January 2021. Expert guests were present in the program and discussed the opportunities and challenges of IoT infrastructure in the agriculture sector. Prof. Md. Roshidul Hasan, President, One Bangladesh and Professor, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University presented the E-Village initiative in the program. The E-Village initiative is the first most successful IoT initiative in the agriculture sector of Bangladesh and received the best innovation award in 2017. Prof. Dr A K M Zakir Hossain, Bangladesh Agricultural University discussed the challenges of IoT and Agriculture in the context of Bangladesh. Dr Md. Golam Mahbub from Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute discussed their plan about IoT. Prof. Dr Md. Morshedur Rahman from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University and Prof. Dr Mamun-or-Rashid from Dhaka University also gave their opinion about IoT. The program was hosted by Nabanita Chakravarti.