The 3rd edition of the Africa Global Leadership conference under the theme ” What’s coming next” was held on Monday, May 21, 2019, at the labadi beach hotel, Accra-Ghana organized by the International Advertising Association (IAA).
The IAA Conference seeks to explore the critical roles; technology plays in building modern day economies that deliver the key needs of the citizenry.
Whiles the guest speaker at the conference Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, Ghana’s Vice president was speaking, he said, the purpose of the conference has been the drive of Ghana in nearly two and half years of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s government.
We are leveraging technology to formalize the Ghanaian economy through digitization.
It was refreshing to note that most of the points of references by the speakers and experts for a modern-day economic development dwelled on the many digitization initiatives we have and are undertaking as a government. He added.
The government of H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been guided by the understanding and conviction that, technology is initial to transforming the Ghanaian economy and society as a whole, and we will continue to exploit technology to shove our local challenges he said.
Some dignitaries at the conference include Srinivasan K. Sammy- International Advertising Association Chairman, Torgbor Mensah- International Advertising Association Ghana chapter, Norkor Duah- Executive Chairman of the great argon group among others.
Story By: Isaac Otoo