Maiden Edition of the Francis Allotey Public Lecture
As part of its 10-year anniversary celebration under the theme: Developing versatile and innovative STEM leaders for Africa’s scientific excellence and socio-economic development, AIMS Ghana has instituted an annual public lecture in honor of the late Professor Francis Allotey who founded the institute and this event will be scheduled for August 9th every year.
In collaboration with the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences and the Ministry of Education, this year’s Public Lecture will bring together participants from academia and research, policy, donor and philanthropy community, industry, civil society, and the general public to learn about new and emerging scientific solutions that are used to address key national and global problems. It will also be a platform to exchange and discuss ideas with respect to scientific and technological solutions in addressing Ghana’s developmental problems and promoting economic growth.
The event will be held at the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences Auditorium at 3:00 PM GMT.
It will also be streamed online via Zoom, YouTube, and Facebook Live.