On 15 November 2017, Bangladesh Chapter organized an alumni dinner featuring Dr. Caroline Brassard (Adjunct Assistant Professor, LKYSPP), Dr. Ehsan Habib (Professor, Department of Sociology, Dhaka University) and Ms. Wu Ye-Her (Executive Director, Alumni Relations and Executive Education, LKYSPP). The dinner was attended by alumni from different programme and cohorts including alumni from alumni from Indonesia, India, and the Philippines who were posted in Bangladesh.
At the dinner, Chapter President Md. Alamgir (MPP 2002) shared the Chapter’s future plans, including blood and book donation drives. Alamgir also expressed interests from alumni to participate in professional development courses from the School to keep them abreast of the latest development in public policy. Finally, he encouraged the alumni to keep in touch with each other.
In her remarks, Ye-Her thanked the Chapter Committee for organizing the alumni event. She also shared that to support alumni in their lifelong education, Alumni Relations was rolling out new initiatives for alumni including webinar series and discount to attend some LKYSPP Executive Education programmes.
Bangladesh Alumni Chapter Committee members are:
- President: Md. Alamgir (MPP 2002)
- Vice-President: Hasina Begum (MPA 2007)
- Treasurer: Md. Waheed Alam (MPA 2013)
- Secretary: Md. Eidtazul Islam (MPP 2005)