Fobana Convention in August

Staff Correspondent

19th January, 2019 10:38:11 printer

Fobana Convention will be held in last week of August to connect non-resident Bangladeshis in North America region.

Fobana or Federation of Bangladeshi Associations in North America is one of the oldest NRB organisations in United States.

The thirty third edition of the three-day long conference will be held from August 30-September 1 in New York, organizers told a media brief in Dhaka on Saturday.

Fobana steering committee Chairman Mohammad Hossain Khan shared detail about the conference at a media meet at Dhaka Reporters Unity auditorium in the capital.

The conference is considered as the most prestigious summit on networking and knowledge sharing among the expatriate Bangladeshis.

Organiser Mohammad Hossain Khan said prominent senators, congress members, state governors, mayors and other dignitaries from the US are expected to attend the event at LaGuardia Airport Marriott in New York.

It may be mentioned that the convention held first time in Washington in 1987.