Dhaka, 11-11-2023: The first ever motivational public speaking event “INSPIRATION” organized by Textile Focus, an industry-centric knowledge platform for the textile and apparel sector, took place in Dhaka on November 11, 2023.
Faruque Hassan, President, BGMEA was present as the chief guest whereas Fazlul Hoque Former President, BKMEA, Managing Director, Plummy Fashion Ltd.; Abdullah Hil Rakib, Director, BGMEA & Managing Director, Team Group; Engr. Md. Shafiqur Rahman, President, ITET; Managing Director, Hams Group; Md. Nazmul Kabir Managing Director, Fashion Globe Group; Jalal Ahmed, Sr. ED of Ha-Meem Group were present as special guests. Besides, many young RMG leaders shared their experiences and observations at the event.
BGMEA President requested all to work together for the development of the sector as we are passing a very hard time for the industry. He appreciated such an event which will help the young generation to be inspired to better the industry. Fazlul Hoque shared his experience of how he was inspired to manage a lead-certified factory. Abdulah Hil Rakib shared his journey to build today’s Team Group. Engr. Shafiqur Rahman inspired the young generation to be entrepreneurs. Speakers from different buying houses, MNC country office, and factory top management shared their real-life experiences and how they faced the challenges at different stages of their careers.
Bangladesh’s Textile and Garments industry is moving ahead toward sustainable development. Today’s textile graduates & and professionals are the driving force for tomorrow’s industry. There are so many developments and changes in the industry and textile professionals feel confused about which way they should move on. Also, employers are always telling us that they don’t get candidates with proper skills and attitudes.
INSPIRATION is an event to motivate the graduates/ professionals and guide how they should be prepared. In the session of the event, successful professionals and the owner will share their real-life experiences and expectations with the audience so that participants can get a light to walk rightly in the industry with the proper inspiration. This event was presided over by Mohammad Ashraful Islam Riyadh, Editor, of Textile Focus. This event was sponsored by Garmon Chemical, Union Group, and powered by Intertek and Technology Partner Yonghao Machinery agent of Glorious Tech BD Ltd. More than 100 participants from different factories, corporate houses, and universities joined the event. Participants shared their happiness in joining the event.