Road Map Ghana

18 October 2014, 09.30 - 17.30

DoubleTree Hotel - Tower of London,
7 Pepys Street, London EC3N 4AF

About Road Map Ghana

When was the last time you went to a conference and left feeling truly inspired, truly connected and firing on all cylinders? Well if it’s been a while, then the Star 100 Tenth Anniversary Conference, Road Map Ghana, is for you.

WHO WILL YOU HEAR FROM?
- Thought Leaders: individuals that have defined ideas and strategies for Ghana’s future development, in key sectors, will share their road maps for Ghana
- Change Makers: Ghana-focused individuals making a difference in their chosen field of endeavour will share their personal road maps

WHAT’S IN STORE FOR YOU?
- Engage with leading Ghanaian entrepreneurs
- Learn what it is really like to move from the Diaspora to Ghana from those that have done it
- Understand Ghana’s key areas of development and the opportunities they present for you
- Discover practical ways to contribute to Ghana’s development without leaving the Diaspora

WHAT MAKES IT DIFFERENT?
In addition to inspiring talks, fireside chats, panel sessions and workshops, you will engage with our speakers, be able to pick their brains, immerse yourself in the agenda topics and get to meet like-minded delegates who are passionate about moving Ghana forward. A truly engaging experience!

Tickets are on sale now, but they are limited. There are only 70 early bird tickets available for just £45 up until 8th October, so get in soon to secure your spot. After that tickets are £65. The price includes a lunch and beverages.

Our Speakers

We have 13 great speakers already confirmed and more to come. We have secured some of Ghana’s leading thinkers but also doers, many of who don’t normally speak at conferences. But that’s not all; you can meet, mingle and exchange ideas with them, and feel inspired to create your own road map to help shape Ghana’s future!

Speaker
Kojo is CEO of ExplainerDC, Ghana's leading web design agency.

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Kojo Abedi

CEO, ExplainerDC

Speaker
Tutu is Managing Partner at Nubuke Investments and a legend in investment circles having been the first African to trade on the London Stock Exchange!

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Tutu Agyare

Managing Partner, Nubuke Investments

Speaker
Nicole is the creator of the current web sensation An African City.

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Nicole Amarteifio

Creator, An African City

Speaker
Sylvia is a patented scientist and a Fellow of The Royal Society.

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Dr. Sylvia Anie-Akwetey

Fellow, The Royal Society

Speaker
Matthew is CEO of Oasis Capital, a leading Ghana-based venture capital firm.

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Matthew Boadu Adjei

CEO, Oasis Capital

Speaker
Ernest Davids is a dynamic young Ghana-based social entrepreneur with more than eight years experience in youth leadership and entrepreneurship development. As the founder and CEO of WAVES International, he has impacted the lives of more than 10,000 university students.

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Ernest Davids

CEO, WAVES International

Speaker
Ernest is Director of Beaufort Properties, his second Ghana-based property company.

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Ernest Hanson

Director, Beaufort Properties

Speaker
Todd is a 30 year IT veteran now working for the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology, which a recent report referred to as 'the single most comprehensive entrepreneurship ecosystem player in Ghana'.

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Todd Holcombe

Senior Faculty Member, MEST

Speaker
Elikem is CEO of Oxford & Beaumont, a lecturer at Ghana Institute of Management & Public Administration (GIMPA) and author of Kuenyehia on Entrepreneurship, the first textbook on Ghanaian entrepreneurship.

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Elikem Nutifafa Kuenyehia

CEO, Oxford & Beaumont

Speaker
Emma is Engagement and Fundraising Manager at African Foundation for Development (AFFORD). She manages the Africa-Gives initiative, which challenges young Africans in the diaspora to innovate and activate new ways of giving to Africa.

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Emma Orefuwa

AFFORD

Speaker
Jerry is Managing Director of Injaro Investments which recently closed a 50 million USD West-Africa agriculture-focused fund.

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Jerry Parkes

Managing Director, Injaro Investments

Speaker
Ade is a management consultant with a difference, having spent the last 30 years working on African Diaspora issues in the United Kingdom.

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Ade Sawyerr

Partner, Equinox Consulting

Speaker
William is Managing Director of Zen Petroleum a business he founded in 2008, in an industry he had no prior experience of, which now has annual revenues in excess of 160m USD and employs over 100 people. He is also the founder of Star 100!

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William Tewiah

Managing Director, Zen Petroleum

Venue

The venue is the plush DoubleTree Hotel - Tower of London, located less than five minutes' walk from Tower HIll tube station. The full address is DoubleTree Hotel - Tower of London, 7 Pepys Street, London EC3N 4AF

DoubleTree Hotel - Tower Bridge

DoubleTree Hotel - Tower Bridge

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