ISRT successfully ran the maiden “R for Data Analytics” training program for this year during July 29 – August 16, 2018. The closing and certificate giving ceremony for the program took place in the ISRT auditorium on the 16th of August 2018. The chief guest of the ceremony, the Honorable Pro-Vice Chancellor (administration) of University of Dhaka, Professor Dr. Muhammad Samad, attended the event. The Honorable Director of ISRT, Professor Dr. Israt Rayhan presented certificates to participants who successfully completed their programs. ISRT’s senior faculty member, Professor Dr. M. Sekander Hayat Khan and the convenor of the program Dr. Md Hasinur Rahaman Khan were present and shared their valuable words with the audience. Three participants from the program also shared their experiences of the training.