Thursday, January 24, 2013

Sign up for our next event "Building Brands with Digital"

Our 6th GBG Dhaka event is in partnership with Bangladesh Brand Forum and we're presenting a talk by a Googler from Singapore on "Building Brands with Digital". Special thanks to our venue partner Grameenphone for hosting this event.

See our agenda for program details and fill out the form below if you're interested in attending

*UPDATE* - Sign ups are now closed and we will send RSVP confirmations on Thurs, Jan 30 morning. Please email to inquire about any last minute registrations.

Sunday, January 6, 2013

Presentations from the GBG E-Commerce Hour & Startup Weekend Mini Bootcamp

A BIG thank you to all our presenters and attendees at today's GBG & Startup Weekend event. We hope everyone enjoyed it! Please share your feedback and pictures on Google+, Facebook & Twitter

Also thanks to our event sponsor Root Marketing Services and our event partners E-Commerce Week, BASIS & Bangladesh Bank

We'll post pictures on our social media soon. In the meanwhile, here's a copy of the presentation slides and list of all our presenters:

GBG E-Commerce Hour

What is E-Commerce Week?  (5 min)
BASIS E-Commerce Week Organizing Committee

Harnessing the Power of Search for Bangladesh (10 min)
Kazi Monirul Kabir, Bangladesh Country Consultant, Google (10 min)
Mahmudul Hasan Sohag, Chairman & CEO at Onnorokom Group

Amar Desh Amar Gram (10 min)
Sadequa Rahman Shejuti, Managing Director, Amar Desh Amar Gram

Conversions in the Digital Age (10 min)
Lutfi Chowdhury, Senior Business Development Manager, G&R

GBG Community Updates (5 min)
Nash Islam & Salman Hossain, GBG Managers

Sponsor Talk: Zakat Connect (5 min)
Riyad Husain, CEO, Root Marketing Services

Startup Weekend Mini Bootcamp

Intro to Startup Weekend (10 min)
Sahbanaz Rashid Diya, Founder,

Lean Product Concepts (15 min)
Syed Gousul Alam Shaon, Managing Director, GREY Dhaka

Team Building & Management (15 min)
Shifatur Rahman, CEO, OScom

Business Pitch Best Practices (15 min)
Saadat Qadri, Organizer, Startup Weekend Dhaka

Saturday, January 5, 2013

GBG members get a discount to Startup Weekend Dhaka

GBG members get a special discount to next weekend's Startup Weekend Dhaka event. Please visit this link for details and to purchase discounted tickets! The offer ends on January 7.

If you are a GBG member and have already purchased tickets, please notify the Startup Weekend organizers via email and you will be reimbursed for the discounted amount.