Barcamp Tema 2016 is a free networking forum bringing people together for a day of learning, sharing, networking and mentoring in the Tema metropolis. This event would take place on 2nd July 2016, at the Rotary Centre in Tema.
The theme for this year is, “Enhancing Productivity Through Professionalism.” It will be an opportunity for many residents in Tema and beyond, to learn, share and network. The Barcamp Tema Lead, Benjamin Adadevoh, revealed that, “Last year’s Barcamp in Tema was awesome and I know that Barcamp Tema 2016 would be even more awesome!”
Barcamp Tema 2016 will feature multiple user-generated breakout sessions about business, social entrepreneurship, technology and development, alongside topics relevant to the development of the Tema Metropolis and beyond. This Barcamp is organized in conjunction with the Rotaract Club of Tema. It hopes to assemble stakeholders in Tema to network to build a supportive enterprising community to build together.
There will be a speed mentoring session where mentors will give insights and answers to questions from attendees. Some of the confirmed resource personnel include Naa Ashorkor (Starr FM), Kafui Dey (GH One TV), Naa Chocolate (Beads maker), Carlos Ahenkorah (Aspiring MP for Tema West), Resource persons from the Tema Metropolitan Assembly, Ezekiel Annan (eQonsept. Photograph), Deborah Attipoe-Fittz (HR Consultant) and many other renowned professionals.
The GhanaThink Foundation has successfully organized 58 BarCamps in Ghana as part of its Barcamp Ghana program since 2008. Barcamp Ghana is building a network of changemakers, doers and entrepreneurs. Kofi Yeboah, Lead of the Barcamp Ghana team, added that, “I look forward to an engaging forum where young people will understand the need to use their past experiences as a bridge to a sustainable future they dream to create”.
Register/RSVP to attend Barcamp Tema 2016 at the BarCamp Tema eventbrite or text “Barcamp Tema [name] [email address] to 1945 through any mobile network. You may also contact the BarCamp Tema team through the eventbrite page for sponsorship opportunities.
If you are interested in organizing a breakout session, let us know, especially if you have special needs.