On August 25, 2023, the Entrepreneurship and Career Development Club (ECDC) at UAP collaborated with prominent industry figures to participate in the prestigious "Rise Above All 2023" event at the at KIB Complex, Krishibid Institution in Farmgate, Dhaka with an astounding participation of more than 3,000 people. This remarkable occasion, organized by Don Sumdany Facilitation with ECDC as a key partner, received generous sponsorship from Berger and was powered by Daraz. Three dedicated members of ECDC played pivotal roles in assisting the Don Sumdany Team with organizing the event.
Berger proudly presented Rise Above All 2023, powered by Daraz, which stands as one of the most significant platforms for nurturing career development and skill enhancement among students, young professionals, and emerging entrepreneurs. It showcased their exceptional potential. This year's event featured an impressive line-up of esteemed guest speakers and visionaries who shared invaluable insights and experiences, inspiring the audience to overcome challenges and seize opportunities. Notable speakers included Adil Hussain Noble, Chief Enterprise Business Officer of Robi Axiata Limited; Shehzad Munim, MD & CEO of British American Tobacco; Ayman Sadiq, Founder & CEO of Ten Minute School; Ali Reza Iftekhar, MD & CEO of Eastern Bank Limited; Rupali Chowdhury, MD of Berger Paints Bangladesh; Syed Iqbal Mahmud Hossain, Sales Director of Nestlé Bangladesh Limited; Zara Mahbub, CEO of Dun & Bradstreet Data & Analytics Pvt Ltd; Sabrina Shaheed; Nazifa Tushi, Film Actress, and many more.
The event was further enhanced by the presence of Associate Professor of the Department of English Md. Takad Ahmed Chowdhury as the Director, DSW and the executive members of the club.