AIX: Power and Renewables 2017


Enabling power project development in Africa

15-16 November 2017, London

Now in its fourth year, AIX: Power and Renewables brings established and non-traditional investment sources (including private equity firms, family offices, foundations, institutional investors) together with project developers and other stakeholders for a frank discussion of the challenges facing investors along the electricity value chain.

Sponsored by ActisDLA Piper, FMO and Globeleq, and supported by PowerAfrica,  the meeting is held under the Chatham House Rule and structured around interactive panel-led sessions.

Co-produced by CbI’s African Energy, the 2017 programme highlights include:

DFI and private sector perspectives on the project lifecycle from concept and early stage development through to financial close and operation.

Analysis of successful blended finance transactions in the power sector.

Off-grid Investment Exchange

Frank discussion of political risk and governance issues affecting early stage development

Key industry, country and regional snapshots

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Panellists include:

Yesufu Longe Alonge, Head, Power Procurement and Power Contracts, Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading (NBET)
Ziria Tibalwa Wacko, Chief Executive Officer, Electricity Regulatory Authority, Uganda
Dafe Akpeneye, Commissioner, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission
Ali Zerouali, Co-operation and Partnerships Director, MASEN
Cephas Galley, Director of Legal Services, Electricity Company of Ghana
Ahmed Badr, Executive Director, Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE)
Thierno Seydou Niane, Director General, La Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations, Senegal
Gabriel Fal, Founder, CGF Bourse, Senegal
Oliver Andrews, Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer, Africa Finance Corporation (AFC)
Mershil Kivuyo, Manager Legal Affairs, Tanzania Geothermal Development Company

Andrew Herscowitz, Co-ordinator, Power Africa
Joseph Tato, Partner, DLA Piper
Jasandra Nyker, Chief Executive Officer, BioTherm Energy
Simbarashe Mhuriro, Managing Director, Oxygen Africa
Jectone Achieng, Manager, Project Management – Project Management, Geothermal Development Company, Kenya
Romain Py, Executive Head: Transactions, African Infrastructure Investment Managers
Akinwole Omoboriowo II, Chief Executive Officer, Genesis Energy Group
David Donaldson, Head, IFC Infraventures, sub-Saharan Africa, IFC
Thomas Duveau, Chief Strategy Officer, Mobisol
Lynn Tabernacki, Managing Director; Renewable Energy and Sustainable Development, Overseas Private Investment Corporation
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Limited to around 130 senior level participants drawn from DFIs, private investors, developers and government policymakers, AIX: Power & Renewables provides a rare opportunity for real engagement on the issues and challenges facing the development of power projects in Africa.

There is a 25% discount which runs until 3 July.
Price payable: £1,275 plus VAT (full price £1,700 plus VAT)

Book online or contact Lauren Andrews for an invoice. Tel: +44 1424 721667.

Discount rates are available if you are thinking of sending more than one delegate.

Participating organisations include:

AIIM, Adenium Capital, Africa Finance Corporation, Africa Trade Insurance Agency, Alliant, Apricum, Baker & McKenzie, BioTherm Energy, Bowleven, BWSC, CGF Bourse (Senegal), Clyde & Co, DLA Piper, Economic Consulting Associates, Electricity Company of Ghana, Electricity Regulatory Authority (Uganda), Engie, EUEI PDF, Fieldstone Africa, Finnfund, Genesis Energy Group, Geothermal Development Company (Kenya), Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA), Globeleq, Greenmax, IFC, Impala Energy, La Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations (Senegal), MENA Infrastructure, Mobisol, Nedbank, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, Norfund, Oxygen Africa, Palladium Group, Power Africa, Ram Energy, Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE), Renewable Energy Partner, Ricardo Energy & Environment, RP Global, Sunfunder, Tanzania Geothermal Development Company, Webber Wentzel, WSP Global

 See 2016 participating organisations and panellists and their biographies.