TEN THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE CRYSTAL CAPITAL STUDENT CEO SUMMIT
Have you heard about the Crystal Capital Student CEO Summit? Do you know what it’s all about? If your answer to any of the above is no, here are 10 interesting facts you should know about the Crystal Capital Student CEO Summit:
The Summit: The Crystal Capital Student CEO Summit (CCSCS) is an entrepreneurship, innovation & investments conference with the mission to discover, develop and mentor the next generation of globally minded entrepreneurs, right from school.
A Call for Cultural Change: Over the past couple of years, you may have seen, heard or directly benefited from Crystal Capital’s drive to Build a Culture of Investment in Ghana, through Right Partnerships, Trust and Bespoke Financial Solutions. In our bid to accomplish this mission of building a culture of investment, we have formed several Right Partnerships. One of these is, our partnership with The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE) which has birthed the Crystal Capital Student CEO Summit to raise student entrepreneurs and investors.
Nationwide Tour: The Summit is actually a nationwide tour aimed at reaching over 30,000 students in 100 tertiary institutions across Ghana with over 100 dynamic young speakers.
Official Launch: The Summit was launched at a ceremony at Lancaster University on 1st November, 2017. The event was chaired by Mrs. Gifty Adjei-Mensah, a lecturer and Patron to the Lancaster University Business Society. Speakers at the launch included Mr. Martin Ofori, CEO of Crystal Capital; Ekow Mensah, CEO of TANOE; Mr.Charis Joshua Debrah, CEO of Adepa Shoes and Prof. Anthony Jarvis, Lancaster University Provost.
The Syenet Connection: The Summit is a collaborative effort between Crystal Capital and TANOE. While Crystal Capital is the headline sponsor for the Summit, TANOE’s flagship network, Student and Youth Entrepreneurs’ Network (Syenet), is responsible for oversight and direction of all events organized under the Crystal Capital Student CEO Summit Campaign.
You can be a CEO Summit Host: Are you a student in a tertiary educational institution in Ghana? Are you passionate about entrepreneurship? You could be a CEO Summit Host! For details on how your school can participate in the Crystal Capital Student CEO Summit, please follow this link https://studentceosummit.syenet.org/scshost/
Designed for Student Entrepreneurs: The Crystal Capital Student CEO Summit is designed to ignite entrepreneurial passion in students and to develop in them, practical skills needed in the business world. At each Summit, students learn how to fully develop their business ideas & innovations through practical training as well as mentorship & coaching.
The Crystal Investment Club: The Crystal Investment Club (CiC) is the No. 1 student investment club in Ghana, connecting students with career and wealth accumulation opportunities while building practical skills in investment planning and entrepreneurship. The CiC is a critical aspect of the Crystal Capital Student CEO Summit’s sustainability plan. At each Summit, students will have the opportunity to join the Crystal Investment Club for on-going entrepreneurship and professional training. Currently, the CiC has members from several tertiary institutions including: University of Ghana, Lancaster University, University of Development Studies, Ghana Institute of Journalism, Ho Technical University, Accra Institute of Technology, Islamic University, Knutsford University, Ghana Telecom University College, University of Cape-Coast and University of Professional Development. For more information on the CiC, please call 0501447726 or follow this link to join https://goo.gl/forms/Z1DGBJZ1Pn0hp2LC2
A Chance To Win Big: If you attend any of the nationwide Student CEO Summits and join the Crystal Investment Club, you stand the chance of seeing your business dreams come true in the Crystal Capital Student CEO Challenge. The Student CEO Challenge is an entrepreneurship challenge that will mentor student entrepreneurs and award winners with very attractive prize packages including office space, website and social media management, branding and operational capital.
Job Readiness Training: Aside helping you to build your business, the Crystal Capital Student CEO Summit, through the Crystal Investment Club also provides training, mentorship and networking that will connect you to great career opportunities.