More than 25 speakers from various fields including media, entrepreneurship, health, academia, science and entertainment have been scheduled to speak at  this year’s annual TEDxAccra event.

The speakers include;

1. Anas Aremeyaw Anas,

2. Gilbert Aggrey (Abeiku Santana),

3. Kwaku Sintim-Misah (KSM),

4. Kenneth Ashigbey


The others are,

5. Edwina Momoh

6. Priscilla Birago

7. Princess Umul Hatiyya Ibrahim Mahama

8. Robert Nii Arday Clegg

9. Mamadou Toure of African 2.0,

10. Parminder Vir

11. Dan Meyer

12. Amanda Budge

13. Steven Wallace

14. Tina Tangalakis

15. Paul Miller

16. Lisa Lovatt-Smith

17. Edem Adzaho

18. Jide Otoki

19. Fredrick Amissah

20. Justice Julia Sarkodie Mensah

21. Nana Ama Dowuona

22. Daniel Marfo

23. Dr. Thomas Tagoe

24. Emmanuel Awumee

25. Dilys Sillah

26. Nana Amoako-Anin

27. Adjoa Boateng

28. Dr. Paul Henry Dsane


TEDxAccra, which gathers the thinkers and doers of our community are gathered to create and share ideas will this year start from Tuesday April 19 2016 to Saturday April 23, 2016.

The climax of the 5-day long event will be on the 23rd at the National Theatre from 9am to 3pm.


The event will witness feature performances from top Ghanaian acts including, Wanlov the Kubolor, Phrimpong, Naki Abrobettoe, Chief Moomen, Ama Asantewa Diaka and MzVee.

According to the Communications and External Relations lead of TEDxAccra 2016, Cynthia Ofori-Dwumfuo, “Every year, our mission is to secure speakers, performers and artists who have a deep connection to Africa and who have innovative ideas worth spreading. This year is no exception; we’ve selected a group of people who will speak to the inspiration and spirit of re-thinking our priorities.”


“Our speakers will engage participants to deconstruct, decipher, explore and rethink about some of the greatest challenges and innovations facing our society today. “TEDxAccra is not is only meant to create dialogue and action, it also serves as a platform for people to share  their thoughts, actively apply ideas and ultimately bring positive change to our society today”,  Ms Ofori-Dwumfuo added.


Tickets for TEDxAccra2016 are on sale now with limited seats available. See  for more information and stay tuned for further information.

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