The Department of Architecture, AIUB organized a webinar on Dec 17, 2020 at 7 pm. The webinar titled “Professional ethics and code of conduct for Architects in the context of Bangladesh’’ was organized for the students and faculty members of the Department of Architecture.
The resource speaker, Ar. Mamnoon Rashid Chowdhury is serving the 23rd Executive Committee as the Vice President, National Affairs, Institute of Architects Bangladesh (IAB). He is also a partner of one of the most successful architectural consultancies of the country- DWM4. As an Architect he takes deep interest in the necessity of the code of conduct and professional ethics for practicing Architect’s.
The students of Architecture Department AIUB along with the Alumni were benefited from the discussion. The speaker started with a presentation which emphasized on the code of conduct and the importance of ethical values evident throughout an Architect’s professional career in the context of Bangladesh. He also shared experiences from his professional life. The webinar was very insightful and engaging for the faculty members and students as well. The webinar was followed by a question-answer session with enthusiastic participation from the audience.
The webinar was streamed live on AIUB’s official social media page, which reached almost 6000 views and was widely shared among the students and Alumni of AIUB. The webinar was coordinated by the Head of Architecture Department, Associate Professor, M. Arefeen Ibrahim.