George Appiah

CEO of Kamasi Hive

Mr. Appiah is a technologist, changemaker and renewable energy entrepreneur. He is a strong believer in youth empowerment for national development and the use of appropriate technology for positive change.

Mr. Appiah is presently serving as the CEO and Co-Founder of Kumasi Hive, which is a makerspace and Innovation Hub in, Kumasi, Ghana’s second city. Kumasi Hive is a place for rapid prototyping of ideas, local innovations, impact start-up support & promoting Entrepreneurship. Kumasi Hive incubates selected promising hardware startups and aims to build a network of innovation Hives contributing to the sustainable socio-economic growth of Africa.

Mr. Appiah has an Electrical/Electronic Engineering degree from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Kumasi, Ghana

My Sessions

Financial Services and Blockchain

Oriental Hotel

This session will explore the role of Blockchain and digital currencies, as well as smart contracts for addressing anti-corruption in Nigeria.