AIUB CISCO REGIONAL ACADEMY IS THE HOME OF THE SAARC REGIONAL CHAMPIONS AND FIRST RUNNER’s-UP

AIUB CISCO REGIONAL ACADEMY IS THE HOME OF THE SAARC REGIONAL CHAMPIONS AND FIRST RUNNER’s-UP OF THE CISCO SAARC NETRIDERS SKILLS COMPETITION HELD IN BANGALORE, INDIA ON NOVEMBER 26TH , 2008 The American International University Bangladesh (AIUB) is the proud home of the Champions and the 1st Runner’s-Up of the Cisco SAARC Regional Competition (called Cisco SAARC NetRiders) held at Bangalore, India on November 26, 2008. The competition pitted many of the top universities from the SAARC region. Bangladesh was represented by three(3) teams from AIUB who were the winners of the top 3 positions of the National Championships held on July 05, 2008 in Bangladesh. The 3 AIUB teams, each team comprising of 4 students of CCNA, in total 12 students competed against the top networking engineers in the SAARC region to become the Champions and 1st Runner’s –Up at the prestigious event. The SAARC Champions for 2008 are the AIUB Sparks consisting of Md. Iqbal Hossain, Zinan Nashat, Md. Asif Hossain, & Jobayer Bin Bakr, while the 1st Runner’s-Up are the AIUB Scholars consisting of Abu Sami Mahmud, Mahmudul Hasan, Md. Abu Shahed, & Md. Shameem Waheed. These students have brought honor and glory to Bangladesh and to AIUB. The entire AIUB community is proud of their great achievement. This is indeed a significant milestone in AIUB’s journey towards becoming a world-class university.

On November 27th, 2008, the third AIUB team; the AIUB Leaders; the Bangladesh National Champions, will be participating in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) Skills Competition at the Cisco Globalization Center in Bangalore. This event will be contested by one(1) team from 16 countries around the Asia Pacific including Australia. Good Luck ! to the AIUB Leaders at this event.