TITLE: Industrial Tour at Konabari
Thursday , 2nd of November 2017
October 02, 2016
An Industrial Tour was organized yesterday (October 01, 2016) in participation with 18 trainees of the training on “Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development for SMEs” at Konabari Industrial Estate, Gazipur. The training is being conducted by SCITI the training institute under Bangladesh Small and Cottage Industries Corporation (BSCIC). Human Resources Development related Social Enterprise #internBD (an associate enterprise of eSheBee Program) organized this visit with the financial support of FM Plastic. Visiting participants visited a total of 3 factories. During the visit of garment factory Fashion Point It’s Managing Director Mirza Enayet Hussain provided advice and guidance to the entrepreneurs. He also shared the journey towards success of the company. Then the officials of the company demonstrated and described the visitors the processes in several sections. Similarly, the team visited Mushrique Textile Ltd. and another printing factory. Visiting activity was supervised by the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of internBD, Sujit Das. Advisor, internBD and the Founder of eSheBee Program, Mosharrof Hossain was present and spoke to the new entrepreneurs. Abdul Karim Polash was responsible for the documentation of the trip. The event was also assisted by the office staffs of local Industrial Estate. Md. Abdul Wadud, Principal of SCITI told about the visit that- to create new entrepreneurs as a part of the training courses field visit is required. There are persistent demands of such visits on behalf of the trainees also. Due to lack of budget it is not always possible to arrange such event. He thanked internBD and FM plastic for arranging and financing the trip. After the visit the participants expressed their feelings. They said the visit was complementary to mature their training. The participants of all the training courses under SCITI will be benefited and become more and more confident if they can get such opportunities.