A seminar on “Bangla-2- Braille Machine Translation: One Step towards Human Rights”, was jointly organized by Bangladesh Electronics Society and Daffodil International University (DIU on April 5, 2011 at 4:00 PM in the DIU Auditorium. Presided over by Professor Dr. Lutfar Rahman, President, Bangladesh Electronics Society Professor Dr. Aminul Islam. Vice Chancellor, Daffodil International University was present in the seminar as the Chief Guest. Professor Dr. Syed Akhter Hossain, Professor and Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, DIU was the keynote speaker in the seminar. The seminar was also addressed by Prof. Faruk Ahmed, Former President, Bangladesh Electronics Society, Nazma Ara begum Popy, Convener, National Disabled Forum, Sydul Hoque, Chief Executive, Blind Education Research Development Organization (BERDO), Prof. Dr. AKM Fazlul Hoque, General Secretary, Bangladesh Electronics Society.
The seminar helped to create awareness regarding the Braille machine translation for the blind people.