Virtual
International Social Business Summer Program
2020

Welcome

Following the success of previous years, Daffodil International University (DIU) is organizing the 4th Edition of ISBSP 2020. Considering the COVID-19 pandemic, this year the program will be hosted in the online platform. It doesn’t matter whether it is on campus or virtual program, where they take away is almost the same. Besides the vast learning experience, participants will have a chance to explore the friendship and networking opportunities among participants and resource persons. We believe that the virtual program will create a very new dimension to bring the young change-makers of the world into a platform. We are welcoming participants from all around the world to this auspicious program for a lifetime experience.

Preamble

The entire world is passing through a very difficult time due to COVID-19’s pandemic. Let’s go back years and think how the world was? We had too much wealth concentration. As a result, the world is facing millions of problems such as poverty, unemployment, carbon emission etc. However, coronavirus has given us a great opportunity to reinvent. Besides fighting against the coronavirus, this is the time to rethink & redesign for no going back. Here, the International Social Business Summer Program (ISBSP) 2020 which will unleash the potential of young minds to make a better world. 

Key Aspects

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  1. ISBSP 2020 is the world’s first virtual Summer Program on Social Business
  2. Participants will have a virtual meeting with Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus (Father of Social Business & Micro-credit)
  3. It’s an action learning program where participants will get the ideas to create solutions of post COVID Pandemic’s social problems with entrepreneurial spirit.
  4. Leading academicians and Managing Director of Social Business companies will conduct the Webinars
  5. After successful completion of the program, participants will receive certificate along with three (3) academic credits from DIU.
  6. Participants will have chance to explore local culture through virtual visits, cross-cultural program and buddy friendship.  

The Course

Course Title: Social Business for Sustainable Development
Course Code: SB 103
Credit: 03 (Three)

Course Content:

Webinar
  • Introduction to Social Business 
  • From Micro Credit to Micro Equity  
  • Poverty and Business: Bridging the Link
  • Managing Social Business & SDGs
  • Social Business Plan Preparation 
  • Financial Aspects of Social Business 
  • Marketing for the Sustainability of Social Business 
  • Entrepreneurship in Action
Virtual Group Works
  • Social Fiction: No going back 
  • Social  Business Model Canvas
  • Social Business Plan Preparation
Virtual Field Visits
  • Yunus Centre 
  • Grameen Danone Social Business 
  • New Entrepreneur Program
  • Grameen Intel Social Business Ltd.
  • Yunus Social Business 
e-Panel DiscussionSocial Business for zeroing poverty, unemployment and net carbon emissions
e-Master Class

Post COVID 19:  Fresh start  for the sustainability by Nobel Laureate Professor Mohammad Yunus

Social Business Design Lab

Pitching the Social Business Plan & Review by the Experts

 Participants will get mentoring support after the program for transforming the ideas into action

Course Features
Course Duration
6 Days
No. of Modules
6
E-Certificate
Yes
Quiz
Yes
Field Visit
Virtual
Credit
3
Speaker
MDs of Social Business Company
Academician
Professors & YC experts

Assessment:

Participants will be evaluated through online quiz, group works, presentation & attendance.

Learning Outcomes: 

  1. Create own social business and differentiate between Conventional Business and Social Business as well as NGOs.
  2. Gather support from stakeholders and turn their business idea into a real business.
  3. Enhance the leadership skills to solve a particular social problem of the world and acquire social entrepreneurship mindset

Awards & Certificates:

  • Create your own social business and differentiate between Conventional Business and Social Business as well as NGOs.
  • Gather support from stakeholders and turn idea into a real business
  • Connecting business with SDG goals for a better community & world.
  • Enhance the leadership skills to solve a particular social problem of the world and acquire social entrepreneurship mindset.

Virtual International Social Business Summer Program (ISBSP) 2020

Date: July 20-25, 2020

NB: Please check-in 05 minutes before every session 

 

 

Date

BD Time (GMT+6)

Program & Topic

Speaker/Guest

July 17- 19 

Networking, Joining BLC & WhatsApp

July 20

(Monday)

5:45pm to 6:45pm

Ice Breaking, Program Brief & Team Build

Virtual ISBSP-2020 Team 

7:00pm to 7:50pm

Opening Ceremony 

Dr. Md. Sabur Khan

Founder & Chairman, Daffodil International University

Ms. Lamiya Morshed

Executive Director, Yunus Centre

8:00pm to 9:00pm

Webinar-01:

Introduction to Social Business 

Mr. Shihab Quader

International Projects Manager, Yunus Centre

Ms. Zeenat T. Islam

Relations Manager, Academia Network, Yunus Centre

9:00pm to 10:20pm

Academic Rubrics  

Group  Assignment on Social Fiction  

Mr. Md. Kamruzzaman

Assistant Professor & Head

Dept of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, DIU

Ms. Khadiza Rahman Tanchi

Assistant Professor & Associate Head

Dept of Business Administration, DIU

July 21

(Tuesday)

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Group work & Grooming 

( Assignment preparation) 

Mr. Md. Kamruzzaman

Ms. Khadiza Rahman Tanchi

6:00pm to 6:45pm

Industry–Academia Talk: A Virtual visit

Digital Health

Mr. Sajid Rahman

Founder and CEO, Digital Healthcare Solutions

6:50pm to 7:20pm

Networking activity 

Virtual ISBSP-2020 Team

7:30pm to 8:30pm

Webinar-02: 

Microcredit to Social Business

Ms. Lamiya Morshed

Executive Director, Yunus Centre

8:30pm to 9:30pm

Webinar 03: Social Business Plan Preparation 

( Social Business Model Canvas assignment )

Mr. Faisal Bin Abul Kasem

Ex. President, Social Business Students Forum (SBSF)

July 22 (Wednesday)

6:00pm to 6:45pm

Industry–Academia Talk: A Virtual visit

New Entrepreneur Program

Mr. Abdul Hai Khan

Managing Director, Grameen Trust

7:00pm to 7:45pm

Industry–Academia Talk: A Virtual visit

Yunus Environment Hub 

Ms. Christina Jäger

Co-founder, Yunus Environment Hub

8:00pm to 08:45pm

Industry – Academia Talk: A Virtual visit

Grameen Danone Foods Ltd.

Mr. Dipesh Nag 

Managing Director, Grameen Danone Foods Ltd.

9:00pm to 9:30pm

Quiz -01

Virtual ISBSP-2020 Academic Team 

July 23

(Thursday)

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Virtual Visit

Yunus Social Business Centre

National Central University, Taiwan 

Dr. Chien-wen Shen

Director, Yunus Social Business Centre

National Central University, Taiwan 

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Group work & Grooming 

(Assignment preparation )

Ms. Rahnuma Islam Meem

Trainer & Mentor, Social Business Creation, Bangladesh

5.30pm to 6.30pm

Webinar-04: 

Social Business & SDGs

Mr. Alex Wang

Founder and Secretary-General, YouThink Center, China

6:30pm to 7:45pm

Webinar-05:

Financial & Management aspect of Social Business 

Mr. Md. Kamruzzaman

Assistant Professor & Head

Dept of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, DIU

Ms. Khadiza Rahman Tanchi

Assistant Professor & Associate Head

Dept of Business Administration, DIU

8:00pm to 9:00pm

Webinar-06

Marketing for the Sustainability of Social Business

Professor Dr. Mohammed Masum Iqbal

Dean, Faculty of Business & Entrepreneurship

Director, Yunus Social Business Centre, DIU

July 24

( Friday)

10:00am-11:00am

Grooming to prepare Business Plan

Ms. Rahnuma Islam Meem

11:00am to onward

Group work , Problem solving, Mentoring

Virtual ISBSP-2020 Academic Team 

5:30 pm to 6:30pm

Virtual Coffee hour 

( Friendship Activity )

Virtual ISBSP-2020 Team

7:00pm to 8:00pm

e-Panel Discussion:

Social Business for zeroing poverty, unemployment and net carbon emissions 

Mr. Md. Ashraful Hassan

Managing Director, Grameen Telecom

Dr. Faiz Shah

Director, Yunus Center

Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand

Dr. Mai Thai

Director Social Business Creation Competition

HEC Montreal, Canada

Professor Dr. Mohammad Masum Iqbal

Director, Yunus Social Business Centre, DIU

Moderated by

Ms. Khadiza Rahman Tanchi

Assistant Professor & Associate Head

Dept of Business Administration, DIU 

8:15pm to 8:45pm

Quiz -2

Virtual ISBSP-2020 Academic Team 

July 25

( Saturday)

10:00am to 4:00pm

Presentation Preparation, Group Meeting, etc

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Social Business Design Lab

( Social Business Plan presentation  by teams )  

Expert  Judge Panel 

8:00pm to 8:45pm

e-Master Class 

Post COVID 19:  Fresh start  for the sustainability

Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus

Chairman, Yunus Centre

8:45pm- 9:45pm

Closing Ceremony

Ms. Lamiya Morshed

Executive Director, Yunus Centre

Prof Dr. S. M. Mahbubul Haque Majumder

Acting Vice Chancellor, DIU

9:45pm to 10:15pm

Cultural Performance & Good bye  

Participants & Virtual ISBSP-2020 Team