Event Programme

8 November - 8 November

Day 1: 8 November 2021

Symposium: Sustainable Energy Outlooks

8 November

09:00 - 09:15

Madinat Jumeirah


Add to calendar 11/08/2021 09:00 11/08/2021 09:15 MC Welcome Madinat Jumeirah Europe/Moscow

Symposium: Sustainable Energy Outlooks

MC Welcome

Speakers

Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa
Broadcast Journalist , Neko Incorporated

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8 November

09:15 - 09:25

Madinat Jumeirah


Add to calendar 11/08/2021 09:15 11/08/2021 09:25 Chairman's Address Madinat Jumeirah Europe/Moscow

Symposium: Sustainable Energy Outlooks

Chairman's Address

Speakers

H.E. Dr. Peter Arthur Mutharika
Former President , Republic of Malawi

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8 November

09:25 - 10:00

Madinat Jumeirah


Add to calendar 11/08/2021 09:25 11/08/2021 10:00 Ministerial Address Madinat Jumeirah Europe/Moscow

Symposium: Sustainable Energy Outlooks

Ministerial Address

8 November

10:00 - 10:30

Madinat Jumeirah


Add to calendar 11/08/2021 10:00 11/08/2021 10:30 Fireside: Designing a blueprint for harmonisation of energy development across Africa Madinat Jumeirah Europe/Moscow

Symposium: Sustainable Energy Outlooks

Fireside: Designing a blueprint for harmonisation of energy development across Africa

Moderators

Bady Baldé
Deputy Executive Director & Africa Director , EITI

Speakers

H.E. Albert Muchanga
Commissioner for Economic Development, Trade, Industry and Mining , African Union
H.E. Dr. Amani Abou-Zeid
Commissioner for Infrastructure & Energy , African Union Commission
H.E. Wamkele Keabetswe Mene
Secretary General of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) , Republic of Ghana

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8 November

10:30 - 11:30

Madinat Jumeirah


Add to calendar 11/08/2021 10:30 11/08/2021 11:30 Panel: Leveraging an Integrated Energy Mix for Africa: How do we achieve a clean and competitive energy future for the continent? Madinat Jumeirah Europe/Moscow

Symposium: Sustainable Energy Outlooks

Panel: Leveraging an Integrated Energy Mix for Africa: How do we achieve a clean and competitive energy future for the continent?

Moderators

Jenny Erskine
Africa Oil, Gas and Chemicals Sector Leader , Deloitte

Speakers

Aamir Malik
Vice President | Head of Africa Energy Advisory , Wood Mackenzie
Alastair Long
Her Majesty’s Trade Commissioner for Africa (Acting) , Department for International Trade UK
Gillian-Alexandre Huart
CEO , ENGIE Energy Access
Hussain J. Al Nowais
Chairman , AMEA Power
Theuns Ehlers
Head: Project Finance , Absa Capital

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8 November

12:00 - 13:00

Madinat Jumeirah


Add to calendar 11/08/2021 12:00 11/08/2021 13:00 Panel: The Realities of Powering a Green Economy: A pan-continental outlook on transition readiness across Africa Madinat Jumeirah Europe/Moscow

Symposium: Sustainable Energy Outlooks

Panel: The Realities of Powering a Green Economy: A pan-continental outlook on transition readiness across Africa

Moderators

Daniel Berkove
Senior Advisor , IHS Markit

Speakers

Hon. Lefoko Moagi
Minister for Mineral Resources, Green Technology & Energy Security , Republic of Botswana
Hon. Minister Lamine Seydou Traore
Minister of Mines, Energy & Water , Republic of Mali
Hon. Minister Z Soda
Minister of Mines and Power Development , Republic of Zimbabwe
Rashid Ali Abdallah
Executive Director of AFREC , Africa Union

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8 November

14:00 - 15:00

Madinat Jumeirah


Add to calendar 11/08/2021 14:00 11/08/2021 15:00 Panel: Financing the Energy Transition This session will explore how African governments and project stakeholders can tap into affordable global finance to develop clean energy projects. We’ll focus on:
•    Climate Funds to Development Finance: who is actively investing in African renewable projects?
•    Global renewable financing trends for 2022 and what this means for Africa
•    Key investor criteria for renewable projects and identifying barriers to entry
•    The importance of transparency and good governance to create attractive investment environments
•    The rise of blended financing: private and public sector partnerships to mitigate risk
Madinat Jumeirah Europe/Moscow

Symposium: Sustainable Energy Outlooks

Panel: Financing the Energy Transition

This session will explore how African governments and project stakeholders can tap into affordable global finance to develop clean energy projects. We’ll focus on:
•    Climate Funds to Development Finance: who is actively investing in African renewable projects?
•    Global renewable financing trends for 2022 and what this means for Africa
•    Key investor criteria for renewable projects and identifying barriers to entry
•    The importance of transparency and good governance to create attractive investment environments
•    The rise of blended financing: private and public sector partnerships to mitigate risk

Moderators

Gokul Mani
Head of Primary Markets – Middle East, Africa & India , London Stock Exchange Group

Speakers

Christopher McLean
CEO , Stonechair Capital
Mohammed Abdul-Razaq
Vice President – Financial Advisory , Africa Finance Corporation
Shirley Webber
Managing Principal, Coverage Head - Resources & Energy , Absa Group

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8 November

15:00 - 16:00

Madinat Jumeirah


Add to calendar 11/08/2021 15:00 11/08/2021 16:00 Partnership Generation This session will bring together leading power producers, regulators and utilities to outline their respective requirements to nurture deal-flow, technology transfer and investment across the African renewable energy sector.
 
Madinat Jumeirah Europe/Moscow

Symposium: Sustainable Energy Outlooks

Partnership Generation

This session will bring together leading power producers, regulators and utilities to outline their respective requirements to nurture deal-flow, technology transfer and investment across the African renewable energy sector.
 

Moderators

Emmanuel Grand
Managing Director , FTI Consulting

Speakers

Daniel Kiptoo Bargoria
Acting Director General, Energy & Petroleum Regulatory Authority , Republic of Kenya
Djiby Ndiaye
Director General, National Agency for Renewable Energies (ANER) , Republic of Senegal

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