KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Dr. Thomas Mensah

Dr. Thomas Mensah

Innovator & Inventor

Dr. Thomas Mensah is an internationally recognized authority in Fiber Optics and Nanotechnology. He is also a renowned scientist and inventor with 7 USA and worldwide patents in Fiber Optics over a period of six years.

Nana Abban

Nana Abban

Product Owner & Scrum Master

Nana Abban is the product owner and Scrum Master at Agile In Africa. He is also the CEO of Akaditi Limited. 

Dave West

Dave West

CEO and Product Owner Scrum.org

Dave West is the Product Owner and CEO at scrum.org. He is a frequent keynote speaker and is a widely published author of articles. He also is the co-author of two books, The Nexus Framework For Scaling Scrum and Head First Object-Oriented Analysis and Design.

Yolanda Zoleka Cuba

Yolanda Zoleka Cuba

Chief Executive Officer, Vodafone Ghana

Yolanda Zoleka Cuba CA(SA), is a transformational and accomplished business leader, who is widely regarded across the African continent. Her career extends over several reputable industries.

SPEAKERS

Kweku Sikahene Ampomah

Kweku Sikahene Ampomah

Scrum Master & Agile Coach

He is a Motivator - Transformer | Disruptor | Visionary Scrum Daddy, Agile Evangelist and Practising Scrum Master. Professional .Scrum Master, Agile Coach and Consultant

Adegoke John

Adegoke John

Business Consultant.

He is an experienced Business consultant with a strong delivery background in the Agile software development life cycle.

Abrokwah Kingsley

Abrokwah Kingsley

Tech Enterpreneur

Kingsley Abrokwah is a young Ghanaian Software Entrepreneur who considers himself an Impact oriented techy

Mrs Holder-March

Mrs Holder-March

Healthcare Executive

Mrs Holder-March, is a goal driven healthcare executive with over 31 years of leadership and training experience in Corporate & Clinical Governance, Information Governance, Risk Management, Operations, System Resilience, Claims, Audit and Health and Safety in both the public and private healthcare sectors.

Cecil Senna Nutakor

Cecil Senna Nutakor

Founder & CEO of eCampus LLC

Cecil Senna Nutakor is a leading authority on the use of technology for self-paced education in Ghana. Combining a mix of self taught technology innovation skills and professional business development training.

Louisa Mensah

Louisa Mensah

Scrum Master and Agile Coach

Louisa Mensah is a Scrum Master and Agile Coach skilled in supporting organisations transition to agile, with experience of delivering large scale greenfield agile projects for global organisations, in sectors ranging from telecommunications to banking and digital marketing agencies.

Martin Hinshelwood

Martin Hinshelwood

Professional Scrum Trainer & Microsoft MVP

Martin is a Professional Scrum Trainer, Microsoft MVP: Visual Studio and Development Technologies, and has been Consulting, Coaching, and Training in DevOps & Agility with Visual Studio, Azure, Team Services, and Scrum since 2010 and has been delivering software since 2000.

Ade Shokoya

Ade Shokoya

Agile Consultant

With over 15 years’ hands on experience and a client list that includes multi-national corporations such as Lloyds Bank, Vodafone and Tesco, Ade Shokoya was also a Lead Consultant on the world’s largest Agile and digital transformation program at Barclays Bank.

Joseph Djokey

Joseph Djokey

Founder & CEO

Joseph Djokey is a British Army veteran and Chief Servant of RHQ Digital Ltd, A Digital Transformation business based in London.After many years in IT leadership, business and the military, Joseph Djokey discovered that servant leadership can transform teams into high performance and greatness.

Mark Pritchard

Mark Pritchard

Driving Digital Transformation

A senior international executive with over 25 years’ experience living and working in multiple countries in Africa (Cote D’Ivoire, Kenya, Mauritius, Morocco, Senegal, Uganda and now Ghana). 

Patrick Ingram

Patrick Ingram

Business Agility expert, Agile Performance Consultant

Patrick is known globally as an Agile Transformation and Business Agility expert. Patrick has extensive experience working at both executive and team level in Banking, Wealth Management, Fintech & Manufacturing.

Alex Bram

Alex Bram

CEO at Hubtel

Alex Bram co-founded a company we now call Hubtel and has been at it since. As CEO, he’s had the opportunity of working with some of the best local talents to re-fix how businesses in Africa connect with consumers.

Ashwin Ravichandran

Ashwin Ravichandran

Designer/Developer

Ashwin is an Interactive Designer/Developer, specializing in UI/UX. His expertise spans engineering, research, and web development. He began as a tech fellow at MEST now leads the MEST incubator in Ghana.

Robin Lawrence

Robin Lawrence

Agile Portfolio Consultant

A pragmatic outcome driven Enterprise Portfolio consultant with strong interpersonal skills, allowing effective communication with all levels of the organization.

Robin Spierings

Robin Spierings

Product Manager Digital Transformation

Robin Spierings is a product owner and a business and agile coach on a mission to deliver better products faster and improving the world a bit everyday.

EVENT SCHEDULE

DAY 1 – 26th October,2017

TIME

8:00am – 9:00am

Registration & Networking

9:00 am – 9:30am Welcome Address Nana Abban – CEO of Akaditi
9:30am – 10: 15am Keynote address – Agile in Action at the Ghana Police

Service: A Public Sector Perspective

Mr. David Asante- Apeatu – Inspector General of Police, Ghana
10:15am- 10:30am

Coffee & Tea break

10:30am – 11:15am Presentation – Agile in the Private Sector Mr. Edward Effah – Group Chairman, Fidelity Bank, Ghana
11:15am – 12 :00pm Presentation – Changing the world one scrum at a time Mr. Kurt Bittner – Vice President Enterprise Solutions, Scrum.org
12:00pm – 1:30pm

LUNCH

1:30pm – 2:15pm Presentation – Digital Transformation LIESBETH OUDKERK – Vice President Digital Transformation, KLM
2:15pm – :3:00pm Presentation – The Power of Identifying Customer Needs Michaelene Holder March – Health Executive , UK
3:00pm – 3:15pm

Coffee & Tea break

3:15pm – 4:00pm Presentation – Leading an Agile Change Martin Hinshelwood
4:00pm – 5:00pm

INTERACTIVE AGILE, SCRUM AND DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION WORKSHOPS

DAY 1 – 26th October,2017

TIME

8:00am – 9:00am

Registration & Networking

9:00 am – 9:30am Welcome Address Nana Abban – CEO of Akaditi
9:30am – 10: 15am

INTERACTIVE AGILE, SCRUM AND DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION WORKSHOPS

10:15am- 10:30am

Coffee & Tea break

10:30am – 12:00pm

INTERACTIVE AGILE, SCRUM AND DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION WORKSHOPS

12:00pm – 1:30pm

LUNCH

1:30pm – 3:00pm

INTERACTIVE AGILE, SCRUM AND DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION WORKSHOPS

3:00pm – 3:15pm

Coffee & Tea break

3:15pm – 5:00pm

INTERACTIVE AGILE, SCRUM AND DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION WORKSHOPS

SPEAKERS & AGILE COACHES FOR DAY 2 : Patrick Ingram, Ralph Jocham, Ade Shokoya, Adegoke John, Louisa Mensah, Ash Sheikh, Joseph Djokey, Peter

Owans, Sven Popplemann