Activity Report

【B Lab拠点便り】B Lab Dhaka

Q1. Can you introduce yourself and tell me about the activities that you are currently promoting?

Hi everyone. My name is Sharif Uddin Ahmed Rana. I possess more than a decade of progressive experience as an Academician, Researcher, and Business Consultant, and developed my expertise based on sustainability as applied to people, projects, and policy analysis.

I have published empirical papers in leading international journals based on modelling and analysis of primary data-developed strategies and consulted companies on people, projects and policy analysis.  I also provide data-backed consumer insights for large companies, agencies, SMEs, and entrepreneurs and help test, refine and recommend how to optimize their ideas, campaigns and offering for potential customers ahead of time with well-designed survey data fused with market data.

I won awards for excellence in experiential teaching and my current research interests include collaborating with Market Researcher, and a Data Scientist to tackle issues related the Sustainable Development Goals.

Q2. Please tell us the kind of activities you would like to promote in B Lab Dhaka.

BLab Dhaka, as a social enterprise, can play a significant role in promoting research and innovation in Dhaka by creating a conducive environment that supports and encourages innovation and research. Here are some ways in which BLab Dhaka can promote research and innovation:

Overall, BLab Dhaka can play an essential role in promoting research and innovation in Dhaka by creating a supportive environment for researchers, innovators, and entrepreneurs, and providing them with the necessary resources and opportunities to turn their ideas into successful ventures.

Promoting research and innovation to 165 million people in Bangladesh can be a challenging task, but it is also an opportunity to drive progress and improve the lives of millions of people!





Q2. B Lab Dhakaで実現したいことはなんですか?

社会問題の解決を目的としているBLab Dhakaは、ダッカでの研究や革新を支援する環境を作り出すことで、大きな役割を果たせると考えます。具体的には、以下のような方法で研究や革新を促進することを目指します。

BLab Dhakaは、研究者、イノベーター、起業家を支援する環境を作り、彼らのアイデアをベンチャーとして成功させるために必要なリソースと機会を提供することによって、ダッカの研究とイノベーションを促進するために不可欠な役割を果たすことができると考えます。