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Fashion Icon Allan Chan visits BUFT
Eduvista Desk
Published :Saturday, 6 February, 2016,  Time : 12:00 AM  View Count : 10
On January 31, International Fashion Icon Dr. Allan Chan Chee-kooi, Associate Head & Associate Professor, Institute of Textiles and Clothing (ITC) of Hong Kong Polytechnic University and the inventor of "i.Dummy" visited BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology (BUFT) campus, said a university press release.
The purpose of his visit was to train the faculty members of Fashion Design Technology Dept and to observe different educational and functional activities of BUFT. This visit was a part of the faculty development programme regularly taken by BUFT authority.
There was a formal meeting session between Dr. Allan Chan Chee-kooi and Mr. Muzaffar U. Siddique, the Founder Chairman of the Board of Trustees, BUFT. They discussed various issues relating to development of academic and professional excellence, and future collaboration. At the end of the meeting Mr. Muzaffar U. Siddique presented a crest to him. Mr. S.M. Mannan Kochi, Vice President, BGMEA & Vice Chairman (Admin), BUFT, Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Syed Masud Husain; Pro-Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Engr. Ayub Nabi Khan , Mr. Sanjib Barua, Head of Fashion Design & Technology (FDT) Dept, and Mr. Rayed Barkat, Lecturer, FDT Dept were also present.
Dr. Allan also took part at a seminar on "i.Dummy & Present State of Fashion Education" at BUFT auditorium. At Fashion Design & Technology (FDT), and also discussed the research opportunities for Fashion Design faculty members and students, academic, professional & cultural development, exchange of students, curriculum, product & design development, credit transfer, joint exhibition, fashion design competition, student scholarship and tuition waiver, etc. Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Syed Masud Husain, Pro-Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Engr. Ayub Nabi Khan, faculty members and students of FDT Department, and high officials were present in the seminar.
At the end of the programme he visited various sections of the BUFT campus. He also inaugurated workshop on "Play with Hand Stitch" organised by FDT Dept.

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