Academy Gold Medal Award 2011
One of the main objectives of the Bangladesh Academy of Sciences (BAS) is to promote excellence in science research and education at all levels for the sustainable development of the country. To achieve this objective, Bangladesh Academy of Sciences is recognizing 23 scientists of outstanding achievement in different fields of science through award of Gold Medals. The scientists from both senior and junior group (below 40 years of age) belong to universities (public and private) and Research and Development organizations from all over the country working in the Physical, Biological, Medical, Agricultural and Engineering Sciences.
In a Gold Medal Award Ceremony to be held on Sunday, 31 July 2011 at 11.30 am in the Osmani Memorial Auditorium, the Hon’ble President of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh His Excellency Mr. Md. Zillur Rahman will distribute the Gold Medals as the Chief Guest. Architect Yeafesh Osman, Hon’ble State Minister of the Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology will also be present as the Special Guest.
Prof. Dr. M Shamsher Ali, President, BAS, Prof. Dr. Mesbahuddin Ahmad, Vice President, BAS, Prof. Dr. Naiyyum Choudhury, Secretary, BAS, Prof. Dr. S M Humayun Kabir, Treasurer, BAS and Prof. Dr. Mesbahuddin Ahmed, Council Member, BAS, will welcome the Hon’ble President. About 500 guests including Academy Fellows, Vice Chancellors, Chairmen, Director Generals, Directors and Managing Directors of different organizations, Chief Executives of different scheduled banks, teachers, researchers, scientists and Gold Medal Awardees with their relatives are expected to be present in the ceremony.