Below you will find the schedule of the festival. Please be advised that the schedule may be subject to change.

Friday 16 February 2018



7.30am - 9am


9am - 9.15am

Welcome – Jon Halligan, Head of Development and Recognition, IB Africa, Europe and the Middle East

9.20am - 10am

Keynote speaker – Patrick Awuah: Leading and learning in the 21st Century

10.30am - 11.30am

Panel 1:  What it means to be an international school

Panel 2: How to meaningfully integrate technology in your school

11.30am - 11. 45am

Coffee break

11.45am - 12.45pm

Panel 3: The Learner Profile- Developing globally competent students

Panel 4: Running a school that promotes transformational education

12.45pm - 1.45pm


1.45pm - 2.45pm

Panel 5: Developing a balanced curriculum: STEM Vs STEAM

Panel 6: Creating professional learning communities

2.45pm - 3.45pm

Panel 7: Circular economies and Service Learning

Panel 8: Leadership seminar

3.45pm - 4pm

Coffee break

4pm - 5pm

Keynote speaker – Conrad Hughes: Guidelines to 21st century education


Closing remarks – An Official from the Ghana Ministry of Education (TBD)

5pm - 6.30pm

Cocktail and closing ceremony

8pm - 10pm

     Dinner with VIPs, sponsors, speakers, moderators