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#TamaleSummit: Innovators & Innovations for Development
August 13, 2014 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM GMT
Leading up to the inaugural Tamale Economic Summit (TES 2014)*, the first in a two-part G+ Hangout series** will focus on innovators and innovations for development in Ghana’s three Northern regions. The discussion will explore success stories and growth opportunities with insights from an inspiring group of young innovators from, in and working on issues pertaining to the region. Linked to the TES 2014 agenda for transformation in Northern Ghana, a special focus will be on arts, culture & tourism, agribusiness, education, and technology.
Date: Wednesday August 13, 2014
Time: 1pm-2pm (GMT)
Channel: Google Hangout, YouTube Live Stream, & Twitter Chat
Official Twitter account: @Tamale_Summit
Event Hashtag: #TamaleSummit
Moderators: Jemila Abdulai, @jabdulai & Prince Baah-Duodo, @BaahDuoduPrince
Panelists: Abdul-Nasser Alidu (@ankhnas); MacCarthy Lomotey (@McCth); Mona Iddrisu (@mona_sam); Peter Awin (@awinpeter);Rasheed Yehuza (@rashkeed); Safiana Mahama (@safianu_mahama); Wiyaala Noella (@Wiyaala).
Panelist & Moderator Profiles below:
*TES 2014 is co-organized by YALDA, African Recovery and AGRIPRO. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
**TES G+ Hangouts powered by Circumspecte; an online platform dedicated to meaningful insights, conversations & creative projects that inspire. Power up your conversations; email email@example.com.
Jemila Abdulai is the creative director, editor and founder of the award-winning website Circumspecte.com. A media and international development professional and economist by training, she combines her business, communications and project management expertise with her strong passion for Africa. Besides writing and reading, she enjoys travel, global cuisine, movies, and good design.