MESH Creative Confab - Mobilizing Creativity for Ghana's Future
Starts: Saturday, 15 July, 2017 09:00am
Ends: Saturday, 15 July, 2017 06:00pm
What is MESH Creative Confab?
MESH Creative Confab is the largest annual event that brings together the very best of Ghanaian creativity under one roof for the purposes of meeting, exploring and sharing creative ideas, projects, products and services. The primary target group for MESH Creative Confab events include established and young up and coming artists, creative entrepreneurs and businesses in the Culture and Creative Industries (CCI) value chain. Sessions include Keynote Presentations by renowned creatives, Panel discussions, Creative Presentations, Live Creative Session and an Expo. These offer opportunities for networking, collaboration, market expansion and discovery among individuals and organizations within the CCI value chain.
MESH Creative Confab 2017 - Mobilizing Creativity for Ghana's Future
In line with the theme of Ghana’s jubilee Celebration “Mobilizing for Ghana’s future” which resonates with our own mantra “Creativity is the future” we are organising a special jubilee edition of MESH Creative Confab with the theme “Mobilizing Creatvity for Ghana’s future” This special edition is designed with sessions curated to demonstrate through exhibitions, special keynote presentatons, panel discussions, curated talks and live demonstations, how much the creative industries can play a major role in shaping a prosperous future for the country.
Mae-Ling Lokko - Architect
- From waste to architecture
Stefania Manfreda - Designer/ Owner - Lokko 08 shop
-Developing a Maker Culture
Chief Moomen - Poet, Playwright - Heritage Theatre Series
-A trip down memory lane
Peter Sedufia - Film Director
-Makings of a hit film
Nana Ofori-Ata Ayim - Cultural historian and art curator(ANO Institute)
-Documeting our heritage
Bertil Toby Svanikaer - 2d/3d animator
-Revisitng African Games
Steve Ababio – Photographer
-A photographic exploration of our country
Hassan Salih – Creative director –MESH Ghana
-A portrait of Ghana’s creative future
Special guests, Keynotes, other speakers, exhibitors and facilitators to be announced in the coming days.