The icon Africa team organized and hosted an offline event on the 29th of August 2020 in Kumasi Ghana, the event was an effort to spread awareness and develop the icon project in Africa. here is the recap of events
The event was the first of its kind to be held in the country of Ghana, it commenced with the opening remarks by the chief host Nana who briefly introduced himself and gave a background of his history on the blockchain scene and how he met the icon Africa lead mr chidi and became a volunteer to help develop icon in Africa, other attendants also introduced themselves and gave a brief account of their experience in the blockchain space ,the audience was a mostly students from the department of chemical engineering.
The presentation focused more on the basics and introduction to blockchain technology and the icon project and what it is seeking to accomplish in the area of inter connectivity, the host and speaker mr yaw discussed on the various application and uses of blockchain which can be applied to daily lives. he also talked about the solutions icon blockchain proffers and its unique governance, during the question and answer session which was interactive based he answered questions ranging from how to buy the first icx, wallets that support icx, opportunities in Icon. he called for more volunteers and also announced 2 more events coming up on the 4th and 9th respectively in the month of September 2020.