Seminar GIZ Bavaria, GIZ Ghana, 2018

"Power supply from renewable energies and development of innovative business models"

Nov. 12th - Nov. 14th 2018, GIZ Bavaria in cooperation with GIZ Ghana invited to a seminar with workshop in Accra, Ghana:

Venue: Impact Hub Accra
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
on behalf of the
Bavarian State Ministry for Economic Affairs, Energy and Technology  and the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development

Members of the Bavarian Delegation:

  • Ms Angelika Bachmann, Energieagentur Ebersberg
  • Ms Doris Beck, GIZ State Office Bavaria
  • Dr Michael Belz, Varta Storage GmbH
  • Dr Renate Glaser, Energiewende Ebersberg-Munich
  • Mr Wolfgang Hofstätter, KAITO Projekt GmbH
  • Ms Larissa Tyroller, Technology and Support Centre (TFZ)
  • Ms Katrin Unger, German Entrepreneurship GmbH

Speakers and experts from Ghana:

   Dr. Sabina Anokye Mensah, Anomena Ventures

   Mr. Kofi Ampaw Nyako, Koforidua Technical University

   Mr. Jones Elisas Ntorinkansah, McJones Energy Ltd.

   Mr. Israel Boakye Achampong, Zoomlion Ghana

   NN, Energy Commission (t.b.c.)

 Invited participants from Accra (target groups) for the seminar:

Decision makers, executives, advisers, experts, engineers, management staff etc. from  Government, regional and local authorities, commercial companies, consulting offices, universities, research institutes etc., who are professionally involved in the topic of bioenergy.


Doris Beck, GIZ Bavaria, organizer of the meeting


Renate Glaser speaking of participation of village people for renewable energy

Steffen Behrle, GIZ Ghana, opening the conference


Michael Belz, Varta Energy Storage Technologies

Pitches from Ghanaian entrepreneurs


Wolfgang Hofstetter, Kaito, Energy for Africa

Angelika Bachmann: "Awareness-building for the Young Generation"

Frederick Kenneth Appiah, Chief Programme Officer, Renewable Energy Ghana

Impressions from the conference