#SMWiAccra Schedule: Day 2

#SMWiAccra Schedule Day 2 (Tuesday, September 12th):

BUILDING A DIGITAL CAREER IN GHANA

Time: 10:00 am

Location: Silver Lounge (Silverbird), Accra Mall

Info/Description:

What opportunities lie in Ghana, if one seeks to pursue a digital career? Is this field lucrative? How high can one go in the digital space? Simon Page is a reputable digital school that has, over the years groomed several career people in Ghana and Nigeria. Sign up for this master class for a chance to understand how much opportunity exists and how to harness it.

Guest Speaker:

PRINCEWILL OSARO OMOROGIUWASimon Page Business School


USING LINKEDIN FOR PROFESSIONAL BRAND ENHANCEMENT

Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Silver Lounge (Silverbird), Accra Mall

Info/Description:

LinkedIn’s positioning as a platform for corporate is undisputed. But how does one harness it in finding opportunities? How do you brand yourself well enough to attract the best offers, and win clients? Jemila tells us how in this masterclass.

Speaker:

JEMILA ABDULAI Digital Marketing Consultant & Creator of Circumspecte


CREATING CONTENT PEOPLE LOVE

Time: 3:00 PM

Location: Silverbird, Accra Mall

Info/Description:

Content is slowly becoming a very vital word in the marketing world. How does a brand take advantage of emerging trends and the digital space to create content that catches the intended market’s attention and keeps them engaged? Also, how do we take advantage of our local environment and great Ghanaian stories to create locally relevant content with international standards. Mercedes Benson (Google UK) and Nana Asihene (Videographer) will lead this session with amazing presentations and an opportunity to ask questions and receive guidance.

Speakers:

NANA ASIHENECEO OF NKACC & Videographer

MERCEDES BENSON, Google UK


THE POWER OF TWITTER

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: Silver Lounge (Silverbird), Accra Mall

Info/Description:

Do we understand the power of twitter? How much influence can one have using Twitter? How do we harness the platform to push your initiative or cause? April Reign, who started the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite amassed massive attention around the world, getting people to sit up and take action as she brought to bear the discrimination of the board when it came to awarding black actors. Ghana Think has also used Twitter extensively to push great conversation around #BarCamp. How did they do it? How can you do it too? Come find out!

Speakers:

APRIL REIGNManaging Editor Of Broadway Black And The Creator Of The Viral Hashtag #OscarsSoWhite


ATO ULZEN-APPIAHDirector of Ghana Think Foundation, social media champion and blogger


NANA ABA ANAMOAHJournalist, and Founder of Raising Readers


BENJAMIN ANYANDigital Expert who has worked with PZ Africa, Nescafe CWA, Nido CWA

Joseph-Albert Kuuire is the creator and editor of TechNovaGh.com, an online digital platform focusing on technology in Ghana.

I’m also a UX Designer, book reader, and tech enthusiast (duh!)

Email: [email protected]

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