map of world highlighting Canada and BangladeshA panel discussion and luncheon June 12 at the Odette School of Business will highlight trade and investment opportunities in Bangladesh.

Panel to discuss opportunities for business with Bangladesh

Mitch Fields, dean of the Odette School of Business, will join a panel to discuss opportunities in trade and investment between Windsor-Essex and the south Asian country of Bangladesh, on campus June 12.

The event, sponsored by the Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce and the High Commission of Bangladesh as well as the business school, will feature:

  • Shakil Mahmud and Miah Md Mainul Kabir, counsellors with the Bangladesh High Commission in Ottawa;
  • Rakesh Naidu, CEO of the Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce; and
  • Saiful Bhuiyan, president of the Bangladesh-Canada Association of Windsor-Essex.

“This informative event will focus on opportunities to enhance trade and investment relations between Windsor-Essex and Bangladesh,” said Naidu.

It is set for 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 12 in room 123, Odette Building. Admission is free, but requires advance registration at

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