Why Future Energy East Africa?

  • Future Energy East Africa is the most established power event in East Africa with a successful track record of government and industry participation
  • The Advisory Board members of influencers help ensure the programme is current, speakers are relevant and the event is a platform for knowledge sharing
  • With over 50 speakers from the region’s power industry value chain understand the investment climate, familiarise yourself with the key challenges in each country and align your business strategy accordingly
  • The interactive roundtables session gives you a chance for in-depth strategic discussions and knowledge share that can be focused towards need to know information for your individual company and facilitate more effective benchmarking

Pre-Conference - Masterclass Tuesday 28 November 2017

Venue: Ivory 

Scaling up private sector investment for renewable energy projects

DAY ONE - Wednesday 29th November 2017

Highlighted topics include:

  • Mapping the journeys of the future utility  
  • What is the vision for the digital utility?
  • Inspirational keynote address : Developing East Africa’s future leaders
  • Regional generation and T&D development: Are East African countries swinging from under supply to over supply? 
  • Achieving successful planning and integration 
  • Debating tariff models fit for East Africa’s power and energy collaboration

DAY TWO - Thursday 30th November 2017

Day 2 of the conference is split into two conference streams:

East African Power Industry Convention (EAPIC) taking place in Ivory Future Energy East Africa Track taking place in Bogoria
Highlighted topics: Highlighted topics:
What local and international programmes and support can help you achieve your utility growth objectives?  Considerations for developing a cohesive, comprehensive and BANKABLE mini grid business plan
The progress of private sector partnerships and investment in East Africa Developing your mini grid business plan
Business planning to improve revenue generation and operational efficiency to reduce losses How do you harness the potential from mini grids?

Closing session: Mobile money: Solutions to increase your revenue

  • Development cost vs benefits of mobile money 
  • How is mobile payment transforming the payment of electricity bills and connections?
  • Understanding Kenya Power’s payment system
  • How can the platform of e-commerce drive developments to create power access?
  • Can applications of the Blockchain be implemented?

For more information on the programme, please contact Kelly Easton on +27 21 001 3890 | e:

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