GHANA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (GIMPA)
By Joyce Boahemaa Fosu
Accra, 17 October 2023 – The Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), in collaboration with Stanbic Bank Ghana, is thrilled to announce Hackathon 2023, a dynamic hackathon set to foster innovation, creativity, and technological advancement.
Hackathon 2023 is a unique event that unites the academic excellence of GIMPA and the industry-leading expertise of Stanbic Bank Ghana. This collaboration brings together some of Ghana’s brightest minds to tackle real-world challenges and develop groundbreaking solutions.
Date: 10 – 14 November 2023 Time: 10am – 3pm Location: GB Auditorium, GIMPA Greenhill Campus
The hackathon is open to registered teams of registered GIMPA students who are eager to make a difference through technology. Participants will have the opportunity to work on their selected problem statements that address critical issues pertaining to the two collaborating institutions.
This event offers:
• Innovative Solutions: Participants will work on cutting-edge projects that have the potential to disrupt industries and improve lives.
• Networking: Connect with like-minded individuals, mentors, and industry experts.
• Prizes: Exciting prizes and awards await the most innovative and impactful projects.
• Skill-building: Access to workshops and mentorship to enhance technical and soft skills.
• A Platform for Collaboration: GIMPA and Stanbic Bank Ghana are committed to promoting collaboration between academia and industry.
“By organizing Hackathon 2023, we aim to empower individuals to solve real-world problems and drive technological advancements,” said Dr. Tina Akunnor, Dean of Students Affairs and Acting Deputor Rector at GIMPA. “This hackathon is a testament to our commitment to innovation and education.”
“We are delighted to partner with GIMPA in this exciting venture,” stated Gloria Agbenyo, Digital and Innovation Team Lead at Stanbic Bank Ghana. “Hackathon aligns with our mission to support innovation and technology-driven solutions that will positively impact our communities.”
Participants and teams interested in joining Hac2023 can register at https://forms.office.com/r/PepQYB6CxS. For more information, visit www.gimpa.edu.gh or contact email@example.com
Follow the event on social media using the hashtag #Innovateathon2023 to stay updated on the latest news, announcements, and developments.
About GIMPA: The Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) is a public university institution established in 1961. GIMPA is renowned for its excellence in management, public administration, and related fields, providing quality education and training.
About Stanbic Bank Ghana: Stanbic Bank Ghana is a leading financial institution in Ghana, offering a wide range of banking and financial services. The bank is committed to supporting innovation and driving progress through technology.
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