The Prospect and Challenges of Digital Currency in Bangladesh

Date : 9 December 2017 Venue : Media Bazaar Time : 10:00 AM~01:30 PM
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The Prospect and Challenges of Digital Currency in Bangladesh
Date :
9 December 2017
Time :
10:00 AM~01:30 PM
Venue :
Media Bazaar
Registration : Open for All


Digital currencies have attracted strong interest in recent years and have the potential to become widely adopted for use in making payments. Public authorities and central banks around the world are closely monitoring developments in digital currencies and studying their implications for the economy, the financial system and central banks. One key policy question for public authorities such as a central bank is whether or not to issue its own digital currency that can be used by the general public to make payments. There are several public policy arguments for a central bank issued digital currency. This session purpose is finding out the answer why a central bank should consider issuing a digital currency and what is the risk of adopting this technology

Event Speakers

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Mr. M A Mannan M.P

The Honorable State Minister

Ministry of Finance

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Tapan Kanti Sarkar


CTO Forum

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Prof. Dr. Touhid Bhuiyan


Cyber Security Center, Daffodil International University

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Mr. Shyam Sunder Sikder

Honorable Secretary

Posts and Telecommunications Division

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Mr. S. M. Mainuddin Chowdhury

Additional Managing Director

Southeast Bank Ltd.

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Mr. Iqbal Sobhan Chowdhury

Honorable Advisers of Prime Minister

Media Affairs

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Mr. Abul Kashem Md. Shirin

Managing Director

Dutch Bangla Bank Ltd.

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Mr. Debdulal Roy

General Manager

Bangladesh Bank

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Mr. Azadul Haq


Green Micro Ltd

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Mohammad Arfe Elahi

IT Manager

a2i, Prime Minister Office

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Dr. Abdul Mannan


a2i, Prime Minister Office

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Dr. Ijazul Haqu

Head of IT

Commercial Bank of Ceylon ltd

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Shyamol B Das


Brac Bank Ltd

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Mr Pranab Saha

News Editor

DBC News

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Syed Mohammad Kamal

Country Manager

Mastercard, south asia

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Mr. Mohammad Ali


Pubali Bank ltd