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Monday 27th February 2017
Addleshaw Goddard, Milton Gate, 60 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4AG
Tech in Ghana Conference LDN
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Bringing Ghana's leading fintech, innovation and regulatory ecosystem to London for a full day of exciting discussion, knowledge sharing and networking.


Overview

Some of Ghana's leading fintech firms, innovators and regulators will fly in to the UK’s Capital City for this prestigious event organised by AB2020, the UK Ghana Chamber of Commerce (UKGCC) and TEDxAccra, with support from the Department for International Trade and Tech London Advocates.

The Tech In Ghana Conference LDN aims to raise awareness of Ghana’s tech ecosystem, and boost the profile of the sector’s industry leaders among UK investors, business peers and the wider tech community. As well as provide an opportunity and platform for local-global partnerships between the two territories.

Over 100 tech leaders, experts and investors from the UK and Ghana private sector, Government officials and relative organisations are set to attend the full day event featuring high profile keynotes; a tech initiatives showcase, and panel discussions around Mobile & FinTech, Cyber Security & Regulation, Investment & Funding, and Internet & Digital.







Speakers

Adam Afriyie
Adam Afriyie
UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Ghana
Millison Narh
Millison Narh
First Deputy Governor, Bank of Ghana

Ismail Ahmed
Ismail Ahmed
Founder & CEO, WorldRemit

Angela Mensah-Poku
Angela Mensah-Poku
Director for Enterprise & Wholesale, Vodafone Ghana
Martison Obeng-Agyei
Martison Obeng-Agyei
Director of Mobile Financial Services, Vodafone Ghana
Josiah Kwesi Eyison
Saqib Nazir
Founder & CEO, Interpay

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Andrew Takyi-Appiah
MD, Zeepay

Tom Ilube
Tom Ilube
Founder, AGF & African Science Academy
Curtis Vanderpuije
Curtis Vanderpuije
Co-founder & CEO, expressPay

Ido Sum
Ido Sum
Investment Director, TLcom TIDE Africa
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Tony Burkson
CEO, UK-Ghana Chamber of Commerce
Bright Simons
Bright Simons
President, mPedigree

Adjoa Asamoah
Adjoa Asamoah
Information Systems Auditor, Central Bank of Ghana
Leslie Addae
Leslie Addae
Founder, TEDxAccra

Eunice Baguma Ball
Eunice Baguma Ball
Founder, Africa Technology Business Network
Eric Osiakwan
Eric Osiakwan
Founder, Chanzo Capital

Sam Ajadi
Elorm Segbefia
Trade Development Manager, DIT, Ghana
Rob Withagen
Rob Withagen
MD, Asoko Insight

Emmanuel Noah
Emmanuel Noah
Co-founder, BenBen

Eyram Tawia
Eyram Tawia
Co-founder & CEO, Leti Arts

Russell Southwood
Russell Southwood
Chief Executive, Balancing Act

Ndubuisi Kejeh
Ndubuisi Kejeh
Founding Partner, De Charles

Amar Deep Singh Hari
Amar Deep Singh Hari
Co-founder & CEO, IPMC

Afua Hirsch
Afua Hirsch
Writer & Broadcaster, TIGC Host

Anna Lowe
Anna Lowe
Co-founder, Kumasi Hive

David Adikah
David Adikah
Business Development Manager, Liberty Capital Holdings LTD
Danielle Treharne
Danielle Treharne
Business Development Manager for Africa, BIMA
Michael Amaning
Michael Amaning
Senior Account Manager, Invest in Africa
Thea Sokolowski
Thea Sokolowski
Marketing, MEST

Stephen Haggard
Stephen Haggard
Executive Chair, Eneza Education

Daniel Abunu
Daniel Abunu
Managing Director, Viotech Ghana

sponsors and partners

The Tech in Ghana Conference is proud to be supported by these prestigious organisations

Sponsors





Strategic Partners
Strategic Partner - DIT

 

Strategic Partner - Tech London Advocates Africa

 

Strategic Partner - Oxford Business Group

 

Strategic Partner - Asoko

 

Strategic Partner - Addleshaw Goddard

 

INVEST IN AFRICA
Strategic Partner - INVEST IN AFRICA

 

Up to 120 tech leaders, experts and investors from the Ghana and UK private sector, Government officials and relative organisations are set to attend this informative and momentous occasion.



AGENDA

Monday 27th February 2017
Addleshaw Goddard, Milton Gate, 60 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4AG

8.00am-9.30am: Registration and Breakfast

9.40am-10am: Welcome & Acknowledgments

10am-10.10am: Opening Keynote: UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Ghana Adam Afriyie

10.15am-10.25am: Special Guest Keynote

10.30am-10.45am: Keynote: Millison Narh, Deputy Governor, Bank of Ghana

10.50am-11.30am: Cyber Security Regulation Panel - What are the rules for operating in Ghana’s tech space? Opportunities in cyber security and general regulations for operating in Ghana

11.30-11.40: Keynote: Ismail Ahmed, Founder & CEO, World Remit

11.40am-11.50am: Coffee & Snack Break

11.50am-12.30am: Mobile & FinTech Panel - Exploring the growth of mobile adoption and fintech innovation in Ghana

12.30pm-1.10pm: Future Ghana Tech Panel - What does the future hold for Ghana’s tech-savvy youth? What can we expect to see in Ghana’s tech scene from 2017 and beyond?

1.10pm-2pm: Lunch

2pm-2.10pm: Angela Mensah–Poku, Director, Enterprise Business Unit & Wholesale, Vodafone Ghana

2.10pm-2.50pm: Investment & Funding Panel - Who is investing in Ghana tech and why?

2.50pm-3.30pm: Internet & Digital Panel - Transition from analogue to digital, influencing narratives, social media and internet penetration

3.30pm-3.45pm: Coffee & Snack Break

3.45pm-3.55pm: Keynote: Tom Ilube, Founder, AGF & African Science Academy

4pm-4.40pm: Ghana Tech Showcase - Incubators, hubs and unique models operating in Ghana’s tech space

4.40pm-5pm: Special Guest Keynote & Closing Remarks

5pm-6.30pm: Wine & Cake Networking Session

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