AIX membership programme

A year-round forum for trusted debate and curated insight

African Energy’s experienced team of analysts has curated a programme designed to help energy sector stakeholders gain easy access to the information needed to support their decision-making at all stages of the project and investment lifecycle.

Exclusive data and insights

The programme includes:

  • Online roundtables – held like all AIX meetings under the Chatham House Rule
  • Factsheets based on the latest African Energy power sector research.
  • First access to quarterly analysis of African power sector data from African Energy Live Data a comprehensive database of more than 7,000 generation projects and plants, and the organisations behind them.
  • Q&A sessions with African Energy’s analysts on the latest research and trends.

Members have the opportunity to shape and contribute to these meetings and also receive higher discounts for flagship in-person AIX meetings such as AIX: Power & Renewables.

AIX membership – as well as tickets for in-person meetings – is free for Africa-based SMEs, utilities, regulators and public sector officials.

Upcoming meetings

Find out about the next Africa Investment Exchange (AIX) meetings.

Green hydrogen and green ammonia and the new scramble for Africa

  • Start Date: February 21, 2023
  • End Date: February 21, 2023
  • Location: Online

It is still too early to say when or how green hydrogen (GH2) and green ammonia (GNH3) technologies will become bankable at scale. However dozens of projects are now under development across the African continent. This online roundtable will assess the progress, the challenges and the key emerging players.

Nigeria in a period of transition

  • Start Date: March 21, 2023
  • End Date: March 21, 2023
  • Location: Online

Following Nigeria’s election, this African Energy online roundtable will discuss the new leadership, any potential political fallout from the election and the security situation. This fits into a context where Nigeria is committed to major investment in domestic gas-to-power and export LNG (not to mention several grandiose pipeline projects), as well as to a substantial increase in renewables. But is there the money and joined-up policy to finally deliver all this?

AIX: Energy in Transition 2023

  • Start Date: April 17, 2023
  • End Date: April 18, 2023
  • Location: RSA House, London

The meeting will examine how to deliver affordable and reliable energy across the continent and meet SDG7 ambitions, energy security and the role of gas in Africa’s energy transition. Emerging decarbonisation technologies including low carbon hydrogen, advanced civil nuclear and carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) will also feature during the two-day discussion. Held under the Chatham House Rule, the meeting is known for its knowledge-led approach and unusually robust debate.

Solar home systems: Growth, diversification, and push back

  • Start Date: June 20, 2023
  • End Date: June 20, 2023
  • Location: Online

The solar home system market is showing signs of increasing maturity, with the largest companies raising more and more funds.There has also been some push back. Consumer finance-based business models continue to attract controversy, with high profile critical press coverage of customers accruing high levels of debt.

AIX: Power & Renewables 2023

  • Start Date: November 1, 2023
  • End Date: November 2, 2023
  • Location: RSA House, London

First held at RSA House in 2014, AIX: Power & Renewables has become one of the meeting places of choice for Africa’s power sector stakeholders to discuss the big issues confronting the industry and its financiers.