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Ignite Accra Kicks Off With ‘Innovations for Tomorrow’


The maiden edition of the globally-acclaimed Ignite Talks in Accra came off successfully at the Silverbird Cinemas, Accra Mall on February 25.

The Ignite talks currently held in hundreds of locations across the world and originating from Seattle, Washington in 2006, is a series of short and fun presentations in which speakers quickly share inspirational ideas using 20 automatically-advancing slides.

Accra’s first edition which was organized by creative house BEKOFI in partnership with Silverbird Cinemas and Oliv Radio, featured branding expert Bernard Kelvin Clive, spoken word artist Rhyme Sonny, Joyce Ahiadorme, the Corporate Affairs Manager of Voltic Ghana Ltd; and digital media expert Kwabena Okyire Appianing.

MC and Ignite Accra speakers (from left: Kwabena, Joyce, Bernard, Rhyme Sonny and Nii Mantse)

The exciting and inspirational talk event was well attended by tertiary students, young entrepreneurs, startup business executives and members of the general public. Participants were treated to inspiring and innovative ideas in an exciting way.

A section of the audience

Check out some more images from the first edition of Ignite Accra:

Bernard Kelvin Clive granting an interview
Joyce Ahiadorme granting an interview after the talks
Kwabena Okyire Appianing
The audience was not left out of the talks
Joyce Ahiadorme
Nii Mantse, the MC of Ignite Accra
Baffour Ofori-Atta Kena, founder of Baffour Ofori-Atta International


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