A program named ‘A step towards tourism sustainability with PATA’s new faces’ had been held by PATA Bangladesh Dhaka University Student Chapter on Wednesday, 29th March, 2017 at the conference hall of Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka. The program was arranged to welcome the fresher’s and also to put light on the UNWTOs’ resolution for the year 2017, ‘Sustainable Tourism Development’.
In this event, the Chief Guest was Mr. Hanif Zakaria, General Manager of Etihad Airways. Besides, Special Guest Mr. Taufiq Rahman, General Secretary of PATA Bangladesh Chapter was also present in the meeting. They both gave advices and directions to the new members of the chapter.
On the eve of the program, Honorable Professor of the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management Department, Professor Dr. Syed Rashidul Hasan was greeted on his being elected as the General Secretary of SAARC Tourism Association. Honorable Chairman of the Department, Professor Dr. Shaker Ahmed presided over the program and thanked all the guests & organizers for their cooperation and effort.
After the formal part, there was a cultural function in the program. The PATA Bangladesh Dhaka University Chapter has also showed a promotional video on their upcoming event on business planning competition ‘Tbiz’. Besides, all the new members were given gifts sponsored by Bangladesh Tourism Board.