The IEEE Day 2018 was celebrated by IEEE RUET Student Branch on October 9, 2018 with day-long activities. A total number of 80 members joined this program. The celebration started at 1:30 pm with a rally from the premises of EEE building. This phase ended with photo session segment. A human IEEE chain was a noteworthy part of this segment. The 2nd phase of the program was held at ECE Seminar room on ECE building, RUET. Our honourable counsellor Dr. Md. Samiul Habib Sir and Tasnim Binte Shawkat madam, Lecturer, Dept. of ECE were present there. The second phase of the program started at 4:30 pm by cutting the IEEE Day Cake with all the guests and all the members. After that, our honorable guests gave some valuable speech regarding the IEEE Day and importance of IEEE in the Career of an Engineering student.
Next, the program consisted of a Rubik's cube solving competition conducted by Mim Naz Rahman, Section Ambassador of IEEE Day 2018, IEEE Bangladesh Section. This competition was held in three segments. Samiul Islam from Dept. of ECE secured the first position with a stunning average of only 26.45 seconds. The second position was obtained by Md. Imam Hossain from Dept. of EEE with an average time of 65.67 seconds.
Then the interactive session (dividing the participants into groups) was held which was conducted by Nowshin Jahan Risha, Treasurer of IEEE RUET Student Branch. This session was comprised of an interesting segment with balloons and a brainstorming segment with questions. Group C was declared the winner of this session.
At the last portion of the event, Md. Omar Faruk Mazumder, Former Secretary of IEEE RUET Student Branch and Milton Kumar Kundu, Former Chair of IEEE RUET Student Branch gave away the prizes among the winners.