John Armah, the CEO of Ghana Centre for Entrepreneurship, Employment and Innovation, GCEEI, Accra, Ghana will be speaking at the TEDxBodija event holding on November 30, 2013 in Ibadan.
In a statement, organizers of TEDxBodija said John Armah will be speaking on “MarketSpace versus MarketPlace.”
“John Armah is an Award-winning Entrepreneur ranked as the 27th Most Influential Ghanaian by ETV Ghana, Winner 2012 Ideas Award by Legacy and Legacy, Chairman Africa Youth Economic Forum, Model African Union Commission, Member of World Economic Forum, Youngest Contributor to Ghana’s Budget, and Former Radio Talk Show Host,” the organizers stated.
Other confirmed speakers include Francis Adesina, a graduate of Agric Economics and Extension, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, Nigeria who will be speaking on “the mystery of time”; Atinuke Odjenima, founder of The Hindsight Nigeria – a leadership development organisation she founded in 2005 while she was an undergraduate.
Atinuke will be speaking on “The Shrinking Space of Love.”
Another speaker at TEDxBodija is Gbemisola Osadua.
The organizers said: “Gbemisola Osadua is the Vice President, International Law Student Association (ILSA), University of Ibadan, awarded Student Entrepreneur of the year 2012 by, Law Students Society, University of Ibadan. She was a delegate at African Youth Economic Forum, Accra, Ghana, May 2013 and also at African Youth And Governance Conference, Accra, Ghana, August, 2013.
“She is a resourceful young female undergraduate of Nigeria’s premier university – University of Ibadan, presently studying Law, and a former Speaker of Parliamentary Arm of the University of Ibadan Students’ Union. She is the founding Executive Director of Dynamics Impact, a social enterprise and also Principal of The Productivity Academy (TPA) an initiative aimed at reducing unemployment in the southwest”
Licensed in May 2013, organizers said TEDxBodija is focused on “on sharing ideas between businesses, people and communities in Ibadan.”
The theme for TEDxBodija holding on 30th of November, 2013 is: “Time and Space”. The event kicks off by 12 noon.