The MOBEX Innovation Awards, MIA is an industry-specific awards scheme developed to honour excellence, innovation and creativity of enterprises and individuals helping transform lives and livelihoods using technology and solving socio-economic problems with the deployment of ICT skills and knowledge.
Coasters Company Ltd in collaboration with successive governments have over the years organized Africa’s leading Mobile and ICT Expo, MOBEX which is a gathering of industry players of consumer and future technologies in Africa. With this track record and a network of stakeholders in the industry, Coasters Company Ltd. is in a good position to award deserving organizations who have distinguished themselves in selected categories.
The maiden edition of the 2018 MOBEX Africa Innovation Awards was launched early this year in April, with the theme: “Recognising Excellence in Tech Innovation”.
During the Launch Professor Nii Quainoo reiterated the fact that there are globally competitive champions in Ghana who need to be unearthed and that the MOBEX Africa Innovation Awards amongst other things sets to do just that.
The event will give 28 awards to companies who have distinguished themselves in 4 major categories being Enterprise, Governance & Social Good, Financial Technology, and Consumer. Call for Nominations were opened in July and Closed in August. Over 100 nominations were received with about 80 companies shortlisted by the judges and sorted into 27 categories. The general public has been given the opportunity to help decide which companies go home with the awards. To vote for any of the shortlisted, Kindly text “Nominee Code” to 1446.
The Awards Gala seeks to recognise and reward excellence in technology innovation for both individuals and enterprises providing solutions and build tomorrow’s leaders. These imbibe innovation in their strategic plans, seek new ways of solving the continent’s problems, increase efficiency and productivity, and make Africa’s solutions globally competitive.
This is a strictly invite-only All Black Tie Event. Taking place on the 27th of September 2018 at the Labadi Beach Hotel, at 6 PM. Individuals and corporate bodies interested in booking tables for the event should call 0303 960 669/ 0207 159 273.