3rd Annual General Meeting of the AETDEW held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3rd Annual General Meeting of the Academy of Engineering and Technology of the Developing World (AETDEW) held in Kuala Lumpur on 22 July 2019. Meeting was chaired by the Founding President Dato’ Ir. (Dr) Lee Yee Cheong. The General Meeting reviewed the progress of the Foundation and approved various programs to meet the goals of the AETDEW. President ECOSF Prof. Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro participated in the meeting as one of Founding Fellows and Member of the Board of Directors of the AETDEW and contributed to decision making. It is pertinent to mention here that AETDEW is aimed at developing the capacity of the community of engineers, technologists, scientists and allied professionals in academia, research, government service and the engineering and technology industry to advance the infrastructure development in the developing countries to achieve necessary economic growth. AETDEW is also partner along with ECOSF in the Belt and Road project; “Digital@Belt and Road Double Hundred Universities Cooperation” by the Chinese Government and Digital Industry for capacity building of universities and colleges in digital technologies; such as Big Data and Artificial Intelligence in the ECO member countries.