Leadership confab to be held in Accra
Ghana will host a high-level discussion on the role of leadership in Sustainable Development in Africa. In attendance as special guest will be Nana Kwabena Nketsia IV, Paramount Chief of Essikado Traditional Area; and Bishop Titus Awotwi Pratt, Bishop of the Methodist Church of Ghana.
The event, ‘The Leadership Factor’ - will be held on 30th of June 2016 and bring together speakers from across Africa to discuss leadership as a catalyst for growth and development.
The organiser, Transition Africa -- a Leadership-focused social enterprise -- promises a thought-provoking discussion focused on leadership, governance and sustainable development in Africa.
The event will held at the Asante Hall of Alisa Hotel in Accra, and is expected to host Ex-President John Agyekum Kufour as special guest of honour.
Panelists will include Franklin Cudjoe – Founder & President of IMANI, Ghana’ Dr. Esi Ansah - CEO Axis Human Capital Ltd. & Assistant Professor at Ashesi University, Ghana; Audu Maikori – President of Chocolate City Group, Nigeria; Raphael Obonyo – World Bank African Representative to the Youth Coordinating Board, Kenya; and Jesse Agyepong – Marketing Director, Millicom Ghana.
The speakers have made tremendous strides through exemplary leadership in various fields, and share a vision of consistent excellence and transforming societies.
The Leadership Factor will provide an opportunity for the audience to engage with speakers and benefit from insights, knowledge and experience.
Everyone talks about change, but how do we achieve the change for sustainable development through focused leadership? The Leadership Factor aims to make the conversation tangible and practical for a candid discussion on the way forward.
The discussion will focus on Innovative Leadership, Leadership in Entrepreneurship, Leading with Integrity, and Excellence-The Hallmark of Leadership and Citizen Leadership.
The event is aimed at engaging hundreds of young Ghanaians, and an estimated online audience of thousands via live streaming.