The 8th Social Business Design Lab took place on 14 September 2013 at Yunus Centre. About 250 participants from different organizations including representatives from numerous national and international NGOs, business leaders, academics and specialists attended the event. Among them Mr. Kazi Zahedul Hasan, Founder and Managing Director Kazi Farms Group, Professor Dr Shafique Ahmed Siddique, Chairman, Board of Trustees of Bangladesh University of Business and Technology (BUBT); Dr Muhammad Abdus Sabur, Board Member of Sajida Foundation.
The Social Business Design Lab is chaired by Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus and is a platform for the presentation and launch of social business ventures. As before, the program was divided in three parts - update of past social business projects, new project presentation and group discussion suggesting improvements on those projects.