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27th & 28th November 2018
Tech in Ghana Conference Accra
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THE LEADING PLATFORM BRINGING TOGETHER GHANA’S TECH ECOSYSTEM FOR GLOBAL KNOWLEDGE SHARING, VALUABLE NETWORKING, AND TO SHOWCASE INNOVATION.

Overview

The Tech in Ghana platform is at the cutting edge of Ghana's technology landscape, priding itself on being at the cusp of the country’s next generation of entrepreneurs, industry investors and global collaborators.

The Tech in Ghana Conference is a credible, informative, industry-led event focused on bringing a spotlight to Ghanaian entrepreneurs and local developments.

Following its launch in the UK in February 2017, second conference in Ghana (November 2017), and third in London (March 2018), the event will return to the Accra Digital Centre on 27-28th November for its fourth offering.

The 2018 Accra edition is themed ‘Local Focus, Global Reach’ and is set to feature a tech marketplace and food court alongside the main conference, which will showcase Ghana’s growing tech companies, innovative entrepreneurs, digital business opportunities, and up-to-date industry developments.






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INVEST IN AFRICA

 

Speakers

Mr Kwasi Adu-Gyan
Mr Kwasi Adu-Gyan
Director-General, Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT
Patrick Quantson
Patrick Quantson
Head, Digital Transformation, Stanbic Bank Ghana
Eli Hini
Eli Hini
General Manager, MobileMoney Limited (MTN)
Ofori Charles Antipem
Ofori Charles Antipem
CEO, Dext Technology
Jason Njoku
Jason Njoku
Founder & CEO, IROKO
Kingsley Abrokwah
Kingsley Abrokwah
CEO, KudiGO
Ivy Barley
Ivy Barley
CEO, Developers in Vogue
Prince Bonney
Prince Bonney
Founder & CEO, ICODE
MacCarthy Mac-Gbathy
MacCarthy Mac-Gbathy
Co-founder/Director, Hopin Academy
Daniel Marfo
Daniel Marfo
Co-founder/CEO, RX Health Info Systems
Favour Ozichukwu
Favour Ozichukwu
Operations Manager, iSpace Foundation
Paul Kwesi Damalie
Paul Kwesi Damalie
Co-founder/CEO, Inclusive
Gideon Brefo
Gideon Brefo
Co-founder, hapaSpace
Kerry Sinclair
Kerry Sinclair
Senior Teaching Fellow, MEST Training Program
Kenechi Okeleke
Kenechi Okeleke
Lead Analyst, GSMA Intelligence
Jeffrey Williams-Edem
Jeffrey Williams-Edem
Group Head, Merchant Acquiring, Interswitch Group
Ethel Delali Cofie
Ethel Delali Cofie
CEO & Founder, EDEL Technology Consulting & Women in Tech Africa
Eyram Amedzor
Eyram Amedzor
Co-founder and CEO, Jumeni
Bubu Nyavor
Bubu Nyavor
CEO, AF Radio
Dr. Gordon Adomdza
Dr. Gordon Adomdza
Associate Professor, Ashesi University
Eric Ofosu Nkansah
Eric Ofosu Nkansah
Managing Director, Accra Digital Centre
Cecil Nutakor
Cecil Nutakor
Founder, eCampus
Miishe Addy
Miishe Addy
Co-founder & CEO, Jetstream Africa
David Hutchful
David Hutchful
Co-Founder/CTO, Bloom Impact
Nelson Amo
Nelson Amo
CEO, Innohub Limited
Jemila Abdulai
Jemila Abdulai
Founding Editor & Creative Director, Circumspecte.com
Samuel Amanor
Samuel Amanor
CEO & Founder, BlueSPACE AFRICA Technologies Ltd
Richard Appiah Akoto
Richard Appiah Akoto
ICT Teacher, Betenase M/A JHS
Kamal Yakub
Kamal Yakub
CEO, TROTRO Tractor Ltd
Worlali Senyo
Worlali Senyo
Senior Consultant, Corporate Services, Farmerline
Kafui Prebbie
Kafui Prebbie
CEO, TECHAiDE
Alima Bawah
Alima Bawah
Co-founder/COO, Cowtribe Technology
Kelvin Ashie
Kelvin Ashie
Co-founder, Agro Innova
Sway Dasafo
Sway Dasafo
Music Artist, Executive Producer and Entrepreneur, New Reign

More to be announced



Tech in Ghana Accra 2018 Schedule

DAY 1: Tuesday 27th November 2018:

8.00am - 9.30am: Registration & Tech Marketplace

9.30am - 9.50am: Introduction

9.50am - 11.30am: National Tech Agenda

11.30am - 12.45am: The FinTech Sessions

12.45pm - 2.00pm: Lunch, Networking & Tech Marketplace

2.00pm - 2.30pm: Rising Star Sessions: AgriTech & HealthTech

2.30pm - 3.00pm: Beyond Accra Session

3.00pm - 3.30pm: Tech Collaboration Case Study

3.30pm - 4.30pm: The Money Sessions

4.30pm - 4.45pm: Closing Keynote

4.45pm - 5.30pm: Marketplace & Networking




DAY 2: Wednesday 28th November 2018:

8.00am - 9.30am: Registration & Tech Marketplace

9.30am - 9.40am: Recap

9.40am - 10.00am: Special Guest Keynote

10.00am - 10.20: Tribute - A Tech Legacy

10.20am - 11.00am: The Underserved Sessions

11.00am - 11.30am: Digital & Mobile Safety Sessions

11.45am - 12.15pm: Rising Star Sessions: EduTech & Science

12.15pm - 1.30pm: Lunch, Networking & Tech Marketplace

1.30pm - 2.30pm: Bright Tech Stars Sessions

2.30pm - 3.45pm: Tech in Entertainment Session

3.45pm - 4.15pm: Performance & Closing Keynote

4.15pm - 5.30pm: Marketplace & Networking

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

Highlights Video from TIGC London 2018





See TIGC Accra Photos, November 2017









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