Barcamp Tamale 2017 is a free networking forum bringing people together for a day of learning, sharing, networking and mentoring. It will take place on July 29 at theTamale Sports Stadium. The theme for this year is “Empowering the Youth through Innovation and Professionalism”.
The GhanaThink Foundation has successfully organized 72 Barcamps in Ghana as part of its Barcamp Ghana program since 2008. BarCamp Tamale 2017 will be a showcase of leaders, entrepreneurs and innovators in the Northern region. Discussions will center on empowering the youth for better development across all sectors. It will be an event for many people who live and are interested in Tamale to learn, share and network. This 7th Barcamp in Tamale would focus on empowering people so that we can be more productive as individuals and as a nation.
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
The Barcamp will feature multiple user-generated breakout sessions about business, social entrepreneurship, technology and development, alongside topics relevant to the Northern Region and beyond. There will be a speed mentoring session where mentors will give insights and answers to questions from attendees.
Some confirmed mentors would be announced soon!
Register/RSVP at the BarCamp Tamale eventbrite website (http://barcamptamale17.eventbrite.com/). Contact the team at barcamp at ghanathink.org about any partnership opportunities or enquiries.
Barcamp Tamale 2017 is supported by these partners- Tigo Ghana, Coca Cola Ghana, M&M Express, Zaa Radio, TAFTA (Tamale Film & Television Academy).