Venue: Council Building, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh

On 16th of January 2017, DeltaCap will hold the project inception workshop. The event will be participated by a broad range of professional, academic and community stakeholders related to the Bangladesh Delta Plan. The goals of this event are to share information and receive feedback on the background, objective, setup and outline of the planned activities under the DeltaCap project.


9.30 – Registration

Inaugural Session:

Will be chaired by Mr. Md. Jahangir Kabir, Director General, BWDB

10.00 – Welcome Address by Director, IWFM, BUET
10.05 – Overview of DeltaCap project by Prof. Chris Zevenbergen, Lead, DeltaCap Project
10.30 – Inaugural Address by Vice Chancellor, BUET
10.40 – Session Closing Address by Chairperson, DG, BWDB
10.50 – Vote of Thanks by Head, WRE, BUET
11.00 – Tea

Technical Session:

Will be chaired by Mr. Abu Saleh Khan, Deputy Executive Director (Opn), IWM

11.15 – Sustainable Delta Management Centre by Prof. Shah Alam Khan, IWFM, BUET
11.30 – Measuring impact DeltaCap: demonstration M&E tool by Mr. Hasib Ahsan, mPower
11.45 – Development of training by Ms. Catharien Terwisscha van Scheltinga, Wageningen UR
12.00 – Group discussions
12.45 – Plenary reporting and discussion
13.30 – Closure by Chairperson, DED (Opn), IWM
13.40 – Lunch