Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS)
Mustafa Jabbar, one of the legendary personalities of the Bangladeshi ICT Community, currently serving as the President of Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS), the largest national trade body for IT and ITES of this country. The founder Vice President of BASIS has dedicated his life for good of the ICT industry while playing different roles over the period of last 29 years. His Bijoy Bangla Keyboard and software has become the symbol of success of Software industry of Bangladesh and it has also been the icon of Bangla language in the Digital age. His work for the transformation of the education system to a digital format is leading the country towards digital education system. Mr. Jabbar has developed Bijoy Library, which is being used by famous libraries of Bangladesh including British Council. He has devel- oped a Software named Bijoy Shishu Shiksha for pre-school kids. He has developed Prathomik Com- puter Shiksha, based on Text Books published by NCTB. He has established a large number of Schools in Bangladesh, including Computer based Ananda Multi- media School and Bijoy Digital School. Mustafa Jabbar is the technology leader and one of the strongest promoters of ICT in Bangladesh. He is the founder member of Bangladesh Computer Samity (BCS) and BASIS. He has been elected President of BCS for 4 terms.
Mustafa Jabbar is the member of Digital Bangla- desh Taskforce, Digital Bangladesh Taskforce Executive Committee, Copyright Board, National Science and Technology Council and many other Government and Private bodies. He is also the Convener of BAFCOM.