Welcome to TANCon2008
The annual conference of
The African Network - TAN.
TANCon is the world’s sole event of its kind for entrepreneurs of African descent. The target audience includes entrepreneurs, Fortune 500 business leaders, venture capitalists, investment bankers, government policy makers and other entrepreneurial ecosystem organizations.
Our theme this year is “Africa & the US: Entrepreneurial Opportunities - Taking the Leap of Faith”,
to provide future and current entrepreneurs the tools needed to establish and develop successful companies
TAN is a global non-profit organization with the sole mandate of fostering entrepreneurship and technology in Africa and among people of African descent worldwide.
TANCon 2008 Team
- Paschal Iwuh
- Luc Tengueu
- Gordon Williams
- Sade Sobande
- Marie Ange Eyoum
- Olufemi Dosunmu
- Bolaji Lutade
- Kojo Appiah
- Adlina Hamid
2008 Wharton Africa Business Plan Competition Winners
First Prize($5000): Dairyland
Team: Francis Bobie
Second Prize($2500): Fair Goods
Team: Nishi Das; Kwasi Frimpong; Craig Doescher
Third Prize($1000): PayLid
Team: Banji Oladeji; Solomon Alawiye; Olu Ameye
The Winners will also have free legal advice through the implementation of their business ideas.
Photos from TANCon USA 2008