12th Edition Tech In Ghana Set To Kick Off

Some participants at the 11th Tech In Ghana event


THE 12TH Edition of Tech in Ghana, a prominent platform dedicated to building and strengthening Ghana’s tech ecosystem since 2017, is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, 28th November, 2023 at the Accra Digital Centre.

The conference is aimed at providing valuable avenues for industry leaders to bond, engage in global knowledge exchanges, meaningful networking with industry peers, and showcase innovation.

In addition, Tech in Ghana would also empower entrepreneurs by highlighting their work on a global stage, giving them access to international markets.

The conference organised twice annually in London and Accra would feature a dynamic mix of multinational corporations, startups, tech companies and government representatives.

It would also boast an impressive lineup of speakers, including representatives from the Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation, International Trade Centre, Farmerline, British High Commission Accra, US Embassy, Telecel Group, Taptap Send, MTN, GSMA, ECG, Tony Blair Institute, Yellowcard, Blu Penguin, Global Forum on Cyber Expertise, Konzoom, Kola Market, Cointelegraph, Menufinder Africa, Pulse, Google Developers Group, Nubian VR, and many more.

The Founder of Tech Ghana, Akosua Annobil, said the conference has always been at the forefront of the industry’s cutting-edge talent and conversations.

She pointed out that tech in Ghana has been a driving force in propelling the country’s tech landscape forward.

“We’re relentlessly committed to providing delegates with an experience of the highest quality, ensuring they receive insights into the latest trends and developments shaping the future of Ghana’s tech landscape” she added.

“As we enter our 12th edition, we are proud to continue empowering Ghanaian tech leaders, educators, ecosystem supporters and entrepreneurs, providing them with a global platform to learn, collaborate, and showcase their work,” she said.

Investment and funding are expected to take centre stage with insights from leading investors such as Norrsken22, Injaro Investments, Enzo Capital, and Blackstar Group exploring options in the current African market.

Another highlight would be a Kumasi Takeover, showcasing founders from the Ashanti Region who have built companies including Dext Technology, Incas Diagnostics, DefCanTalk, and Farmerline.

Students and representatives from the African Science Academy, Bluecrest University College, and the University of Energy and Natural Resources would deliver presentations, demonstrating the vibrant pool of young talent emerging from Ghana’s educational institutions.

Startups will also benefit from breakout masterclasses, while roundtables hosted by the International Trade Centre and the Tony Blair Institute will delve into How to Scale as an Agritech in Africa and Ghana’s Digital Economy Policy.

Additionally, delegates should expect immersive VR experiences from Relu Interactives and gaming tournaments led by the eSports Association and Gamers Association Ghana.

A business desk report