An official Press Release from the Barcamp Koforidua Team.
BarCamp Koforidua 2016 is a free networking event to bring people together for a day of learning, sharing, networking and mentoring.
The event will happen on 15th October 2016 at Kama Conference Hall. The theme is “Professionalism for productive careers”.
Barcamp Koforidua is organized primarily by the GhanaThink Foundation, an NGO based both in Ghana and the USA, which has successfully organized 62 BarCamps in Ghana.
Barcamp Koforidua 2016 is the 4th of its kind and it aims at creating a platform for young people to share ideas on how to identify, clarify and convert opportunities into business ventures by learning to engage and leverage their passions.
It also seeks to promote partnerships that are directed towards providing a support base for young entrepreneurs and innovators.
What to expect?
- Mentoring by professionals or entrepreneurs.
- Networking with like-minded individuals – you could find your business or project partner
- Celebrating some of the best of our community and beyond
- Breakout sessions that you can also lead
Our confirmed mentors include Abdul Muiz Abbas (Broadcast Journalist), Mary Boateng (ANUC Lecturer), Jean Emmanuel (Software developer), Nana Gyankomah Sekyi (Lawyer), Nana Asaase (Spoken Word Artist), Mohammed Usta Zunureen (Journalist), Amos Katsekpor (Social Entrepreneur), Augustus Okleme (Doctor), Nana Kwame Darko (System Analyst), Nana Yaw Debrah (Assembly Man), Selorm Fidelis Adjei (Banker), etc.
Register at Barcamp Koforidua Eventbrite website. Contact us via Barcamp at www.ghanathink.org for sponsorship or partnership opportunities.
BarCamp Koforidua 2016 is supported by Tigo Ghana, Cribout TV & Novan Education.
Stay tuned via the #bckdua hashtag.