On 15th February, 2017, IEEE AIUB Student Branch organized the General Meeting for the semester Spring 2016-2017 at room 265 and 251 at the Faculty of Engineering Building, AIUB.
The meeting began with a minute of silence to mourn the passing of AIUB’s late founder Late Mrs. Hasna Abedin. Following which all the members of the Executive Board introduced themselves to the general members of the Student Branch. Later, Shabab Iqbal, Chair, Chapters and Affinity Groups, IEEE AIUB Student Branch, took the stage and began his presentation, explaining about the benefits of the IEEE membership and followed on to explaining what Affinity Groups and Societies are and what benefits they provide. During his presentation he explained what MTT-S, IA-S and WIE is and how they individually help the members and the benefits they have individually.
Following his presentation, next to take the stage was Ahmed Sakib Sadman, Graphics Designer, IEEE AIUB Student Branch, who after introducing himself again, began explaining what IEEE Collabratec and explained the benefits of having an account there. He concluded his presentation by informing the members about their exclusive IEEE e-mail address, which they receive for free when they create their IEEE accounts.
Next to take the stage was Thasina Tabashum, Webmaster, IEEE AIUB Student Branch, who talked about the exclusive competitions that the members can participate for free, namely the IEEE Xtreme and IEEE madC. After her presentation, next to take the stage was Kazi Ahmed Asif Fuad, Motivator, IEEE AIUB Student Branch; along with Nasim Al Islam, Chair (2015), IEEE AIUB Student Branch; Lecturer, Faculty of Engineering, AIUB; talked about the branch and had an interactive discussion session with the members.
The event was concluded with a photo session with the members. The event was graced by the presence of was Kazi Ahmed Asif Fuad, Motivator, IEEE AIUB Student Branch; and Nasim Al Islam, Chair (2015), IEEE AIUB Student Branch; Lecturer, Faculty of Engineering, AIUB.