Iftekhar Ahmed Fagun is a postgraduate student and researcher at Sylhet Agricultural University’s Department of Aquatic Resource Management. Fagun graduated from Sylhet Agricultural University’s Faculty of Fisheries in the year 2019. In 2015, he graduated from Brindaban Government College in Habiganj with a Higher Secondary Certificate, and in 2013, he graduated from Habiganj Government High School with a Secondary School Certificate. He has finished accomplished several online courses on GIS mapping and oceanography courses from the University of Barcelona and the University of Toronto. He worked as a research assistant at Sylhet Agricultural University’s Department of Coastal and Marine Fisheries. For his research project, he received a National Science and Technology Fellowship from Bangladesh’s Ministry of Science and Technology. Bangladesh Fisheries Research Institute provided him with extensive training on emerging technologies in the fisheries sector. He is a member of the Krishibid Institute of Bangladesh (KIB) as well as Too Big To Ignore (Global Partnership for Small-Scale Fisheries Research).