[Accra, Ghana- March 1, 2019 ] The 2nd annual Ghana Tech Summit will return with 100 global speakers and 5000 participants on December 13, 2019. Due to sponsorship by the Africa Future Fund and Forbes8- the summit will be free for all participants. Influencers can purchase VIP tickets for exclusive invites and enhanced experiences.
As West Africa’s largest tech summit, the 2018 edition was trending #2 on twitter, galvanizing 100 speakers and 1000 attendees, and announced to over 573, 420 global participants in just 2 days. With over 1600 summit rsvp, 38+ local partners and 140 global partners, the Ghana Tech Summit team now has one of the largest database of tech innovation influencers, experts, and decision makers in the country.
The summit founder, Einstein Kofi Ntim, stressed that with recent headlines showcasing Ghana as the fastest growing economy in Africa, the launch of Google Ai Lab, and the opening of Ghana’s first Diaspora office- the Ghana Tech Summit can not only serve as an annual event series alone but as a stable, consistent and highly regarded platform for tech and economic development in the country.
The program will also relaunch Ghana Tech Week from December 9-11 which will feature over 80 organizations hosting tech activations, programs and launches in Ghana. Ghana Tech Awards, featuring VIP guests, performances and global partners will be on December 12th and Ghana Tech Summit will take place on December 13th.
Ghana Tech Summit is a multi day program featuring 100 global speakers. The multi year event is a 12- year initiative of the Global Startup Ecosystem (GSE) which brings together hundreds of entrepreneurs, investors, digital marketers and creatives together in to targeted cities around the world to accelerate tech, innovation and economic development within the host country.
Global Startup Ecosystem (GSE): is a central hub designed to educate, inspire and prepare tech communities for the digital age.