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26th & 27th March 2018
Addleshaw Goddard
Tech in Ghana Conference London
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THE LEADING PLATFORM BRINGING TOGETHER GHANA’S TECH ECOSYSTEM FOR GLOBAL KNOWLEDGE SHARING, VALUABLE NETWORKING, AND TO SHOWCASE INNOVATION.

Overview

Following its launch in the UK in February 2017 and second event in Ghana (November 2017), the third Tech in Ghana Conference (TIGC) returns to London on Monday 26th March 2018.

The TIGC was created to showcase Ghana’s leading technology companies and entrepreneurs; provide a platform for knowledge sharing; and facilitate a valuable networking opportunity for the tech community from across the country and globe.

Why Attend Tech in Ghana Conference London?
Gain an understanding of Ghana’s tech ecosystem
Build relationships with Ghana’s tech professionals
Hear about new trends, projects, innovations and partnerships
Network with the UK-based but Africa-focused tech and investment community
Connect with people with an interest in Ghana’s tech landscape across various verticals

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Highlights Video from TIGC London 2017





2018 Speakers

His Excellency Papa Owusu-Ankomah
His Excellency Papa Owusu-Ankomah
Ghana's High Commissioner to the UK
Adam Afriyie
Adam Afriyie
UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Ghana
Ismail Ahmed
Ismail Ahmed
Founder & CEO, WorldRemit
Edmund Barwuah
Edmund Barwuah
Director, Mobile Financial Services, AirtelTigo
Afua Hirsch
Afua Hirsch
Writer & Broadcaster, TIGC Host
Ehi Binitie
Ehi Binitie
Co-founder/CTO, Rancard Solutions | Founder, Clearspace Labs
Alloysius Attah
Alloysius Attah
CEO/Co-founder, Farmerline
Noreen Makosewe
Noreen Makosewe
Founder & Director, The Radical Leap Company
Samuel Amanor
Samuel Amanor
CEO & Founder, BlueSPACE AFRICA Technologies Ltd
Saqib Nazir
Saqib Nazir
Founder & CEO, Interpay
Kenechi Okeleke
Kenechi Okeleke
Lead Analyst, GSMA Intelligence
Danielle Treharne
Danielle Treharne
Business Development Manager for Africa, BIMA
Josiah Abakah Eyison
Josiah Abakah Eyison
Co-founder/CEO, iSpace Foundation
Mike Mompi
Mike Mompi
Director, Impact Investment, ClearlySo
Paul Kwesi Damalie
Paul Kwesi Damalie
CEO & Co-founder, Inclusive

Einstein Kofi Ntim
Einstein Kofi Ntim
Partner Global Startup Ecosystem
Lady Omega Hammond
Lady Omega Hammond
Founder, Ampersand Technologies
Gideon Brefo
Gideon Brefo
Co-founder, hapaSpace
Jesse Arhin Ghansah
Jesse Arhin Ghansah
Co-Founder, OMG Digital
Eunice Baguma Ball
Eunice Baguma Ball
Founder, Africa Technology Business Network
Timothy Kotin
Timothy Kotin
CEO & Co-founder, SuperFluid Labs
Sam Ajadi
Sam Ajadi
Insights Manager, GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator
Bose Onaboye
Bose Onaboye
Director, CHM Marketing and Publishing
Kelvin Nyame
Kelvin Nyame
Co-founder/CEO, MeQasa.com
Thea Sokolowski
Thea Sokolowski
Director of Marketing, MEST Africa
Katrina Young
Katrina Young
Business Solutions Architect & Digital Marketing/Sales Funnel/BOT Specialist, KYC Digital
Kofi Addo
Kofi Addo
Head of Trade and Investment, Ghana High Commission UK
Albert Opoku
Albert Opoku
Co-founder, hapaSpace
Nicole Anderson
Nicole Anderson
Managing Partner, Redsand Partners

More to be announced

Tech in Ghana London 2018 Schedule

DAY 1: Monday 26th March 2018:

8.00am - 9.15am: Breakfast & Registration

9.15am - 9.30am: Delegates Seated

9.30am - 9.40am: Welcome to TIGC 2018, Afua Hirsch (Host)

9.40am - 9.50am: Introduction: Addleshaw Goddard

9.50am - 10.20am: Opening Keynote: His Excellency Papa Owusu-Ankomah, Ghana's High Commissioner to the UK

10.20am - 10.30am: Special Keynote: Adam Afriyie MP, The UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Ghana

10.30am - 10.45am: Ghana’s Technology Trends by Kenechi Okeleke, GSMA Intelligence

10.45am - 11.00am: Coffee & Snack Break

11.00am - 11.30am: Video Presentation & Special Keynotes

11.30pm - 12.15pm: Panel 1: Financial Services Evolution: Beyond Payments

12.15pm - 1.00pm: Panel 2: Startup Ecosystem: Building Tech Businesses in 2018 & Beyond

1.00pm - 1.15pm: Special Keynote

1.15pm - 2.15pm: Lunch & Networking

2.15pm - 2.45pm: Ghana Tech Presentations

2.45pm - 3.30pm: Panel 3: Tech Revolution: Machine Learning, Big Data & AI

3.30pm - 3.45pm: Special Keynote

3.45pm - 4.30pm: Panel 4: Investment Opportunity: Raising Cash & Funding

4.30pm - 4.45pm: Closing Keynote & Notices

5.00pm - 6.00pm: Drinks, Canapés & Networking




DAY 2: Tuesday 27th March 2018 - Tech in Ghana x TLA Africa

9.00am - 12.00pm: 1-1 meetings facilitation & breakfast networking

12.30pm - 1.30pm: Lunch & Registration

1.30pm - 1.45pm: Welcome, Recap & TLA Africa Presentation

1.45pm - 2.30pm: iSpace Panel & Q&A: What Role Can the Diaspora Play in Unlocking Women in Technology?

2.30pm - 3.30pm: Roundtables:

The Future of Education, Employment and Women in Tech

Understanding Blockchain, Crypto & ICOs

Accessing Investment & Global Tech Partners

3.00pm - 3.15pm: Coffee & Snack Break

3.15pm - 4.00pm: Tech Presentations

4.15pm - 4.30pm: Notices (open to audience) & Closing Keynote

4.30pm - 6.00pm: Closing Reception: Drinks, Canapés & Networking

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Testimonials

‘TIGC Accra went very well, and in my view the team have set a strong foundation to build upon it for subsequent editions. Well done for your efforts in highlighting ICT developments and associated impacts and issues in Ghana.’
Albert Antwi-Boasiako, National Cyber Security Advisor, Ministry of Communications
‘A very insightful session and I really enjoyed the various panel discussions. I would love to see more of this and how we translate the various discussions into actions that will see significant growth the tech industry in Ghana.’
Edmund Barwuah, Director, Mobile Financial Services, AirtelTigo
‘It was excellent to see first-hand the huge amount of innovation and excitement surrounding opportunities for technology advances in Ghana. I am confident the conference will lead to many further discussions: with businesses; with contacts; and networks made at the event.’
Adam Afriyie, UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Ghana
The Tech in Ghana London Conference was fantastic. Bright and brilliant people in one room. See you next year!’
Angela Mensah-Poku, Vodafone Ghana Director for Enterprise and Wholesale
‘A really well organised event, great speakers, content, insights on the tech opportunity; business, social and education. A lot of value - thanks to the TIGC team’
Julian Ansah, Delegate
‘The feedback from attendees and speakers has been incredible, and it was great to see new relationships being established. Following the demand we’re excited to be having strategic conversations and outlining plans for 2018.’
Founder, Akosua Annobil

SPEAKERS & SCHEDULE TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON





See TIGC Accra Photos, November 2017









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