Press Release

December 10, 2014

Accra, Ghana

Re-Connect GH proudly invites you to Re-Connect 2014. The third edition of this unique networking event will take place on December 30, 2014 from 18:00 to 22:00 at the prestigious Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra, Ghana under the theme “Sankofa - Looking back to move forward. Harnessing the expertise of our mentors”.

The Networking Mixer

Re-Connect 2014 brings together a dynamic group of Ghanaians and friends of Ghana during an engaging evening of networking. Re-Connect GH’s flagship event in Accra is unequivocally the only professionally curated and multi-generational networking event in December that effectively engages the Ghanaian diaspora while promoting business, collaboration, entrepreneurship, effective mentorship, and investment in Ghana. The event will be co-hosted by Rita Kusi of threesixtyGH and spoken word artiste and pioneer Mutombo da Poet.

With a special focus on mentorship and inter-generational knowledge exchange, Re-Connect 2014 will feature Ghanaian trailblazers like keynote speaker Patrick Awuah, Founder and President of Ashesi University College. Interested persons are encouraged to attend with their mentor or mentee.

Partners, sponsors and supporters for this year’s event include AfricanDevJobs, Ashesi University, BloggingGhana, Blu Hue, Chale!, Circumspecte, Citi FM, expressPay, Golden Baobab, Legacy & Legacy, Mesh, Moonboots International, MPwr, Pixilr Pictures, Radio Gold, RPC, Soronko Solutions, Start Smart, threesixtyGH, Turkish Airlines, US Embassy Ghana, and Viasat1.

The Entrepreneur Spotlight

In collaboration with the award-winning blog and website Circumspecte, Re-Connect 2014 will celebrate 2014 Spotlight Honorees Farmerline, iSpace Foundation, GEIG, AAKS, and FitVolution - home-bred brands and entrepreneurs committed to adding value and nurturing local talent for the global market.

Spotlight Nominees MoringaConnect, Adventure Junkies, AADAT, Raffia, and Peini will also be recognised. The results of the on-going online public vote for the 2014 Spotlight Winner will be announced during the Dec. 30 event. Voting ends on Dec. 26, 2014.

Re-Connect Marketplace & Sponsorship Opportunities

Forward-looking companies and entrepreneurs have the unique opportunity of engaging directly with current and prospective clients, while promoting their products and services. Potential sponsors and partners for Re-Connect 2014 and future events should kindly contact sponsorship@reconnectgh.com. Interview requests, press and media enquiries should be sent to media@reconnectgh.com.

Tickets & Updates

Tickets can be purchased online for the early bird specials of 55 GHS (Dec. 3-21) and 75 GHS (Dec. 22-29), and for 100 GHS (Dec. 30 and at the door based on availability). Ticket covers admission for one, hors d’oeuvres, beverages and a chance to win amazing raffle prizes. 

Visit Re-Connect GH’s website, Facebook and Twitter pages for updates. Official hashtag: #ReConnect14.