Ghanaian digital innovation players gather for the second edition of the GDIW

Ghana Digital Innovation Week (GDIW) is a national gathering of digital ecosystem players and stakeholders to discuss progress, status, presentation and celebration of milestones.

GDIW provides a platform for diverse stakeholders to learn, share ideas and make connections to improve landscape progress.

The week is created and owned by private sector actors, academics, legislators, development partners and civil society organizations and is supported by the Center for Digital Transformation, an initiative of the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) on behalf of Germany Federal Ministry. for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).

The event is also organized in collaboration with MASHAV, the Israeli Agency for International Development Cooperation through the Embassy of Israel in Ghana, the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and of Innovation and the Ministry of Communication and Digitization.

The first edition of GDIW came out last year and was a huge success. GDIW returns this year with a three-day event to showcase the country’s growing digital ecosystem, scheduled for October 26-28 at the Grand Arena at the Accra International Conference Centre.

This year’s event aims to connect digital and creative minds, local businesses and organizations, startups, intermediary organizations and policy makers. GDIW 2022 offers a 360 Digital, Tech and Entrepreneurial meeting
stakeholder engagement, networking and a platform for businesses in the ecosystem to get exposure.


During the 3-day event, there will be panel discussions, training sessions, workshops, expert sessions,
launch opportunities, networking sessions, all aimed at developing the digital ecosystem.

The intention behind this program is to encourage the accelerated growth of technology and innovation. There will be dozens of presentations and showcases from digital influencers and key players in the innovation ecosystem. Below are some of the sessions scheduled to take place over the 3 day period;

• Measurement of national numerical indicators by the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and
Innovation (MESTI)

• Responsible and ethical AI in response to the fourth industrial revolution by Responsible
Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (RAIL), KNUST

• Extrapreneuring our path to digital transformation by Ashesi University

• MinoHealth AI Labs: Transforming healthcare in Africa with artificial intelligence from MinoHealth
AI labs

• KaraAgro AI: Transforming African agriculture through artificial intelligence and precision
Agriculture by KaraAgro AI

• How to Stay Relevant in the Growing Digital Media Space by Ameyaw Debrah

• The gig economy and exporting talent through remote work by Soronko Academy

• Twitter for Journalists and Online Content Creators / Twitter Moments Workshop on Twitter

GDIW 2022 includes segmented theme configurations suitable for various sectors of the ecosystem. Based on
last year’s success with over 4,000 participants and international participation from Rwanda, Nigeria,

Uganda, Kenya, Egypt, Germany, Israel, Ireland, USA, UK, Switzerland and South Korea this year
Revisit many high-level political actors, personalities and enthusiasts of digital and tech.

It’s more than a festival; It is an unforgettable and impressive life experience for
innovators and participating stakeholders.

The event will be broadcast live on the Hopin Conferencing platform. To register, visit

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Ghanaian digital innovation players gather for the second edition of the GDIW

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