SMMM School
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Theme: Shaping the Future

This event occurred on
March 9, 2024
Dhaka, Dhaka

Join us for an inspiring event at TEDxSMMM School where we'll explore the theme of "Shaping the Future". Our speakers will share their ideas, insights, and experiences about how we can shape the future through innovation, creativity, and forward thinking.

The world is changing at an unprecedented pace, and it's up to us to shape the future we want to see. Our speakers will address a wide range of topics, including education, technology, sustainability, health, and more. You'll hear from experts in their fields, entrepreneurs, activists, and thought leaders, all sharing their unique perspectives on how we can make a difference in shaping the future.

Our event will be held in the school campus, and we encourage everyone in the school community to attend. It's a great opportunity to learn, connect, and engage with others who share your passion for shaping the future.

So mark your calendars and join us for TEDxSMMM School's "Shaping the Future" event. Get ready to be inspired, challenged, and motivated to make a difference in the world. Let's shape the future together!

ZamZam Convention Center
ZamZam Tower
Level 13
Dhaka, Dhaka, 1230
Event type:
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Karim Majumder

Managing Director, Nadia Furniture
Karim Majumder is a visionary entrepreneur and the Managing Director of Nadia Furniture, one of the leading furniture manufacturers in Bangladesh. With a deep passion for innovative design and a commitment to sustainability, Karim has been at the forefront of transforming the furniture industry in Bangladesh since taking the helm at Nadia Furniture. Under his leadership, Nadia Furniture has not only seen exponential growth but has also set new standards for quality, design, and environmental responsibility in the region. Karim's approach to business is rooted in a belief that companies should serve the community and the environment as much as they serve their customers and shareholders. This philosophy has driven Nadia Furniture to invest in sustainable materials and processes, reducing its environmental footprint while delivering high-quality, durable furniture.

Md Rafy Hossain

President, Siraj Mia Memorial Foundation
Rafy Hossain is a distinguished figure in Bangladesh, weaving together the threads of entrepreneurship, legal expertise, and philanthropy to create a tapestry of significant professional achievements. His career is marked by a dynamic engagement with both global and national brands, contributing to his broad and impactful portfolio. Currently, Hossain is immersed in an array of exciting projects and initiatives, a testament to his unyielding quest for growth and learning. His foundational background in law, enriched by extensive experience in public speaking, has equipped Hossain with a unique set of skills that greatly enhance his ability to navigate and manage his diverse professional responsibilities effectively. This expertise is frequently showcased through his participation in a variety of public and corporate programs, where his contributions have not gone unnoticed.

Monsur Ahmed

Director, Team Group
Monsur Ahmed is a distinguished business leader and the Director of Team Group, a conglomerate with one of the largest pharmaceutical divisions in Bangladesh. With an illustrious career spanning over several decades, Monsur has played a pivotal role in steering Team Group towards remarkable growth and innovation in the pharmaceutical sector, establishing it as a benchmark for excellence and quality in the industry. Beyond his business achievements, Monsur is deeply committed to corporate social responsibility, with a focus on healthcare initiatives that benefit underprivileged communities. He believes in the power of business to effect positive change in society and has led Team Group in various philanthropic activities, particularly in improving healthcare access and education.

Neel Nafis

Content Creator
Neel Nafis is a pioneering content creator and influential entrepreneur whose work spans across digital platforms, offering insights and inspiration to a generation navigating the complexities of financial freedom and personal growth. With a mission to demystify financial concepts and foster an environment of informed decision-making, Nafis leverages his platform to break down barriers between complex financial information and the general public. His content is characterized by its clarity, engagement, and the practical value it delivers to viewers and listeners eager to learn and grow financially. Neel Nafis brings a wealth of knowledge from his experiences as a content creator and entrepreneur. His insights into financial literacy, digital marketing, and the power of media as tools for education and empowerment reflect his commitment to making a positive impact.

Sameer Ahmed

Content Creator
Sameer Ahmed is a dynamic force in the realms of content creation, digital marketing, and public discourse. As the visionary founder of a cutting-edge advertising agency and the voice behind a widely acclaimed podcast, Sameer has carved a niche for himself at the intersection of media innovation and entrepreneurial spirit. His journey began with a passion for storytelling and a keen understanding of the digital landscape, leading him to create compelling content that resonates with a diverse audience across platforms. His work extends beyond mere entertainment; it's a blend of insightful analysis, strategic thinking, and a deep commitment to engaging with pressing societal issues through the lens of media. Sameer's content not only captivates but also educates and empowers, reflecting his belief in the power of media as a tool for positive change.

Tahmidur Rahman

Director, Canada-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce
Tahmidur Rahman is a highly accomplished lawyer and entrepreneur, known for his expertise in executive compensation and pension plan matters. He holds a Bar Vocation degree from City University of London and an LLM in International Commercial Law, qualifying him as a Barrister in England and Wales. He co-founded the successful IT firm, Matte Information Technology Ltd, where he served as CFO and drove the company to national and international recognition through effective financial planning and compliance. After gaining experience as a junior associate at a leading corporate law firm, Tahmidur founded Tahmidur Remura TLS, the first International full-service law firm based in Dhaka. The firm specializes in 11 areas of law and has become a trusted advisor to numerous national and multinational corporations, including Team Group Plc, Seecen International Ltd, Diplomate Resorts Plc, and Cloudcone Technology PTE Ltd.

Yahia Amin

President, Lifespring Foundation
Yahia Amin is a distinguished mental health advocate and the visionary Chairman of Lifespring, a pioneering organization dedicated to enhancing psychological well-being and mental health awareness across diverse communities. With a deep-seated passion for bridging the gap between mental health needs and accessible care, Yahia has been instrumental in spearheading initiatives that emphasize the importance of mental resilience, early intervention, and the destigmatization of mental health issues. Under Yahia's leadership, Lifespring has emerged as a beacon of hope and support, offering innovative solutions and programs that cater to individuals from all walks of life. His work is driven by the belief that mental wellness is a fundamental right and the cornerstone of a thriving society. By integrating cutting-edge research with holistic care approaches, Yahia has contributed to creating a more inclusive and understanding environment for mental health discourse.

Organizing team


Dhaka, Bangladesh


Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Arifujjaman Mollah
  • Kazi Fahim Farhan Sajid
  • Nazmul Haque
  • Nihar Ranjan Baidya
  • Samina Akter
  • Syeda Rasena Latif