The African Science Academy is privileged to have had these distinguished women and men as guest speakers who by their visit and diverse contributions to the institute have motivated and encouraged ASA students from various cohorts to reach for the skies!
NB: Keep an eye out as the guest speaker tab is continuously being updated with our ever-growing list of honorary guests.
Patricia Jane Ashong – Co-Founder of Ghana Planetaruim Abel Acquaye – Executive Directer of AB Review Abigail Burgesson – Special Programmes Manager of AWDF Adaku Abimbola Ufere – International Oil and Gas Lawyer Aissatou Diajhate – Senior Program Manager, Higher Education, Mastercard Anne Verbiscer – Associate Research Professor in the Department of Astronomy at the University of Virginia Alan Dowokpor- Group Head of External Affairs, Strayegy _ Policy, Tullow Oil Ameenah-Gurib-Fakim – First Female President of Mauritius and A Biodiversity Scientist Anie Akpe – Founder of IBOMLLC Anne Amuzu – Ghanaian Computer Scientist and Co-Founder of Nandimobile Limited Anne-Corriveau – Director of International Admissions at Boston University Araba Botchway – Director of Admissions Ashesi Audrey Esi Swatson- The Youngest Ghanaian Female Pilot Barbara Greene – Strategic Communications Consultant,Logos Consulting Group Barbara Mbanefo – Software Engineer Cat Davison – Founder and CEO of EduSpots Charlotte Mensah – Hairstylist Charlotte Osei -.Un International Elections Commissioner Chris Barry – Head of Science Department at Harrow Boys School UK Christina Blacklaws – Immediate Past President of the Law Society and Chair of Lawtech Delivery Panel Connie Chow -Founder, The exploratory – STEM education charity Cordelia Asamoah – Founder and Chair of CamBotsio Foundation Derek MacLeod – African Regional Director,The University of Edinburgh Dr Elsie Kaufmann – Ghanaian Academic, Biomedical Engineer and Quiz Mistress for National Science and Maths Quiz Devon Jones – Assistant Director of Admissions for Diversity at Cornell University Dodoo Arhin – Associate Professor at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Legon University Dorothy Gordon – Former director general of AITI Dr Jacob Ashong – Retired Lecturer, Biochemist and Co-Founder of Ghana Planetaruim Dr Kennedy Mubaiwa – Director of Education, Higherlife Foundation Dr Korsah – Head of Computer Science Ashesi Dr Nana Ama Klutse Browne – Head Lecturer at the Department of Physics Dr Nneka Abulokwe OBE – Tech and Digital Governance Enterpreneur. Also Founder and CEO of MicroMax Consulting Dr Rose Mensah Kutin – Director for ABANTU for Development Dr Selina Naana Egyir – Lecturer at the University of Education Winneba Dr Thomas Tagoe – Co-Founder of GhScientific and Senior Lecturer, Physiology Department, University of Ghana Dr. Fiona Bartells – Head of Equal Opportunity and Diversity at the British Council Elohor Thomas – CEO _ Co-founder, Codeln_Spaces _ Emilie Dickson – Associate Director, University of Wisconsin Ernestina Appiah – Founder of Ghana Code Club Estelle Akofio-Sowah – CSquared Ghana Country Manager Eva Simpson – Editor of Powerlist Farida Bedwei – Ghanaian Software Engineer and CoFounder of Logiciel Felix Nartey – Co-Founder of Creative Commons Ghana and Co-Founder of Open Foundation West Africa Florence Toffa – Director of Mobile Web Ghana Flossy Menson – Executive Director SHEROES Foundation Gabrielle Williams – Former Employee of SThree Gemma Branney – Head of Corporate Social Responsibility, SThree Gloria Ivy Mensah – Research Fellow, Bacteriology Department, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research Helen Uzamere – Global Technology Leader H.E Iain Walker – Uk ‘s High Commissioner to Ghana Hephzi Angela Tagoe – Co-Founder of Ghana Scientific Heather Beem – CEO of Practical Educational Network and Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering Department, Ashesi University Izzy Obeng – Founder of Foundervine Jane Egerton Idehen – Country Manager Nigeria and Regional Sales Director West Africa at Avanti Communications Jessica Horn – African Feminist Activist, Writer, Poet and Technical Advisor on Women_s Rights Joan Myers – Director for Health Services and Chief Nurse UK Joe Voyticky – CEO Max International Johnathan Dotse – An Afro-Futurist, Freelance Philosopher and Speculative Fiction Writer Jose Esparza – Virologist Joshua Dodoo – Architect Joyce Achampong – Executive Director Pivot Global Education Group Katey Assem – Board Chair of Opportunity International Kathy Cooke – Former Employee of SThree Larisa Bowen-Dodoo – Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Levers in Heels Lola Shoneyin – Nigerian Poet and Author Lucieno Giodano – Director of International Outreach and Alumni Engagement at Dulwich College Lucy Quist – Managing Director in Technology Transformation at Morgan Stanley Maya Famodou – Entrepreneur, Founder and Partner at Ingressive Mel Abraham – Speaker, Author and Founder of Thoughtpreneur Nicola Turing – Volunteer, The Turing Trust Nodumo Dhlamini – Coordinator of the ADEA_s Working Group on Higher Education Patience Alifo – Founder of Greenfuel Innovation Africa Patricia Daley -Professor of the Human Geography of Africa and Director of Undergraduate Studies Peace Hyde – Education Activist, Media Entrepreneur and Motivational Speaker Peet Denny – Consulting CTO, AI Enthusiast and Founder of Birmingham Artificial Intelligence Phyllis Kuenyehia – Management Strategist Priscilla Hazel – Head of Business, Marketing and PR at Tress Regina Honu – Founder of Tech Needs Girls and Soronko Rosalind Kainyah, MBE – Founder of Kina Advisory, Non-Executive Director of Aker Energy and of CAL Bank_ Rose Dood – Founder and Director of Kaya Childcare Ruby Bhattachyra – Associate Director, Director of International Recruitment of Barnard College Sherah Beckley – Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Specialist Simrun Basuita – Product Manager, Neural Alpha Sunitha Jenarius – Governing Council(Board) Member, Academic City, Ghana Thomas Illube CBE – Entrepreneur, Educational Philanthropist and Founder of African Science Academy Tutu Agyare – Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Nubuke Tarek Mouganie – Group CEO at Affinity Ghana, Creater at FrontBackGhana and Honarary Consul CaborverdeGhana Uzo Agyare Kumi – Dean, Global Programs, African Leadership Academy Victoria Coleman – CEO of Atlas AI Winnie Akoko – CEO of Anitrack Sangu Delle -.Enterpreneur, Investor and Author. Managing Director of Africa Health Holdings and Chairman of Golden Palm Investment Corporation Yaba Mangela Badoe – Documentary Filmmaker, Journalist and Author Zoe-Williams – NHS GP, Media Medic and Health Educator