Barcamp Tema 2017

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PRESS RELEASE

25th May, 2017

 

On Saturday 3rd June 2017, Barcamp Tema will engage young people and professionals in and beyond Team on a discussion on “Professionalism, Innovation and Competence“.

 

This BarCamp Tema 2017 will be the 6th 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. Barcamp Tema will also promote partnerships that are directed towards providing a support base for young entrepreneurs and innovators. The Barcamp will feature multiple user-generated breakout sessions in topics relevant to the Tema and beyond.

 

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

 

Sounds interesting? Read details below:

 

Date:               Saturday 3rd June, 2017

Time:               9:00am – 3:00pm

Venue:            Rotary Centre – Tema

 

RSVP to attend via the BarCamp Tema eventbrite website

 

Contact us via barcamp at ghanathink dot org for sponsorship or partnership opportunities.

 

 

Join us on Social media

 

Facebook:    Barcamp Tema

Twitter:        Barcamptema

Google+:      BarcampTema

 

 

About The Barcamp Programme

 

Barcamp Tema 2017 is a networking forum bringing people together to learn, share and network. Barcamp Tema is a Barcamp Ghana project run under the GhanaThink Foundation, an organization based both in Ghana and the USA, which has successfully organized 70 BarCamps in Ghana. It is being organized in conjunction with the Rotaract Club of Tema. Barcamp Tema 2017 is the 6th 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. Barcamp Tema 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: Tigo Ghana Director for Regulatory Affairs; Sylvia Owusu-Ankomah, Corporate Responsibility Manager for Tigo Ghana; Michael Sarpong-Bruce, Internal Communications Manager; Alex Offei Lartey, Sidney Rockson (Plus Distributions), Levina Owusu (African Science Academy) and Sampson Boampong Opoku (Corporate executive & Educationist).

 

BarCamp Tema is supported by Tigo Ghana, PZ Cuzzons, Coca Cola, Sobbs Drink and Delice Milky Chips.

 

Stay tuned to the #bctema hashtag on social media for updates

 

Join us to move the Greater Accra Region and Ghana forward!

 

 

 

Directions To The Venue

Public transport directions to venue “Rotary Club House” below:

 

A. Get to Tema Community 1

 

If you alight at the Tema community center popularly known as “center”, ask of community five taxi rank, pick any taxi you will get off/alight at community 5 traffic. Ask of rotary center at community 5 traffic light, the venue is right next to the AHMADIYYA CENTRE. It’s a walking distance from the traffic light.

 

A1. An alternative is to join an Ashaiman trotro at Tema Community 1center popularly known as “center” (pick a “trotro” going to ashaiman infront of “center”), please tell the conductor you will get off/alight at community 5 traffic. Ask of rotary center at the community 5 traffic, the venue is right next to the AHMADIYYA CENTRE. It’s a walking distance from the traffic light.

 

B. Should you alight at Tema Main Station, ask of center community five taxi rank, pick the (five and six) taxi there that will alight you at community 5 traffic. Ask of rotary center when you get to community 5 traffic, its a walking distance from the traffic light.

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