Future of Ghana Forum 2016 Celebrates 59th Anniversary of Independence

February 23, 2016 at 06:48 am | News

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February 23, 2016 at 06:48 am | News

 Future of Ghana Forum

In celebration of Ghana’s 59th Independence, Me FiRi Ghana presents the Future of Ghana Forum 2016 taking place at City Hall, The Queens Walk, London, SE1 2AA — one of London’s most prestigious venues. The event will also mark the release of the 2016 edition of “The Future of Ghana Publication” and launch of the Me Firi Ghana Members Network.

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Why YOU should attend?

It’s an opportunity to MEET like-minded young creative professionals.

 

It’s an opportunity to UNDERSTAND how to INVEST and CONNECT with Ghana’s development.

 

It’s an opportunity not to be missed….

Confirmed key note speaker for the evening is the Ghanaian High Commissioner to the U.K. H.E Victor Emmanuel Smith who has previously endorsed the Future of Ghana initiative by commenting, “It is heart-warming  to realise that young people of Ghanaian heritage are mobilizing themselves to contribute to the development efforts of their motherland, Ghana.

During the evening, there will also be a panel discussion with audience Q&A on our theme for the year, which is “GOVERNANCE: Changing the levers of accountability – The role of young Diaspora.”

Panelists include Romeo Effs, CEO of Aspyre GroupNike Awoyinka, head of International Development at Ravensbourne; and James Barnor, Ghana’s first photojournalist and the Future of Ghana Patron.

Limited tickets are available here.

The event is being filmed live and will be screened on Sunday 6th March on ABN TV, Sky Channel 290. You can also follow proceedings online via Twitter @FutureofGH and Instagram @FutureofGH.

The Publication

Me Firi Ghana produces the “Future of Ghana,” publication, which celebrates excellence by recognising the Top 30 under 30 talent of Ghanaian descent who are pioneering in industries around the world. The publication also features forward-thinking articles highlighting key industries, innovators and organizations’ visions for Ghana and Africa.

Future of Ghana Forum

The nomination process for the top 30 began November 2nd and closed on 13 December 2015. Our esteemed judging panel consisted of Lorraine Wright (founder of UGCY UK & Ghana), Isaac Babu-Boateng (founder/CEO of Face2Face Africa), Adrien Sauvage (creative director of A.Sauvage Fashion House), Ethel Cofie  (CEO of EDL Technology Consulting), and Emmanuel Edudzie (executive director YES Ghana). Their selection of the top 30 was based on supporting evidence provided by nominators and the guiding nomination criteria made public at the start of the campaign.

ABOUT Me FiRi Ghana

Multiple award-winning company Me Firi Ghana is a member’s advisory network providing routes to access and invest in Ghana. We consult individuals and organisations recommending opportunities and tailored strategies to engage Ghana and African communities.

Contact Information

For press features and information contact bantwi@mefirighana.com. The FOG website is www.futureofghana.com  and the company website is www.mefirighana.com.

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