Dhaka, January 9, 2018. As scheduled the GNOBB Conference is over on the 30th of December, 2017 on a note of marching forward towards attainment of excellence in all its branches. The concluding conference was well attended by eminent biotechnologists from all over the country. The audience stood in silence for a minute in honor of the memory of the Late Professor Sheikh Shamimul Alam, who suddenly passed away following a heart attack.
The members noted with a good deal of pleasure that the next GNOBB confrence will be held in December, 2019.
Professor A.S. Islam, cofounder of GNOBB, was awarded life time achevement award with a nice crest accompanied with a citation. Professor Islam accepted the honor with a good deal of pleasure saying that his motto in life has been: Work is worship. This principle has paid him a good dividend thoughout his life.