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Conferences at Africa Energy Expo 2024

Under the patronage of the Rwandan Ministry of Infrastructure, The Africa Energy Leadership Summit unites senior decision-makers for a pan-African event, themed 'Investments, integration, infrastructure, and governance for an energy transition.' It fosters partnerships, knowledge-sharing, and targeted interventions, aligning with Africa's Power Vision to Action Initiative and PIDA. In addition, delegates get the opportunity to explore Kigali.

Technical Seminar

An ideal setting that brings together the latest innovations, technologies and solutions that are driving the energy transition agenda. Learn more

The Leadership Summit

An exclusive networking initiative for top executives featuring engaging sessions, dedicated to advancing Africa's energy transformation.

Entrepreneurs Forum

Accessible to all entrepreneurs and youth, this program fosters essential business skills, knowledge, and a utilities sector network. Learn more

Key Topics for 2024

  •  The roadmap to universal access, electrification and sustainable development in Africa
  • The policy, legal and regulatory frameworks that are critical to attracting and retaining investors
  • Increasing the profitability of renewable energy projects
  • Business model transformation: Market design that can balance investment, affordability, and access issues
  • Private Sector Participation and investment in transmission
  • Delivering new solutions and instruments in both funding and risk markets to support a shift to local currency PPAs
  • Strengthening collaboration with national and multilateral financial institutions: transaction support, planning and risk allocation
  • Skills scarcities and capacity building
  • Digital grids and disruptive technology
  • Roadmap to integrated continental electricity market – Green Finance, PPP and the Energy Transition
  • Improving Infrastructure Capabilities
  • Future Power Generation
  • Transforming energy consumption – building, industrial, agriculture and transport sectors
  • Energy efficiency and end-users (demand side management)
  • Gender and social inclusion in the planning of projects and throughout the implementation
  • Interdependence of energy and water resources: need for multi-purpose dams

Key speakers

Ms. Ana Hajduka
Founder and CEO Africa GreenCo Group 

Mr. Emmanuel Antwi-Dwarka
Volta River Authority

Mr. James Wahogo
Secretary General
Eastern Africa Power Pool   

Mr. Motlatsi Ramafole
Chief Executive
Lesotho Electricity and Water Authority 

Mr. Olamide Niyi Afuye
CEO, AMDA, Africa Minigrid Developers Association

Mr. Stephen Dihwa
Executive Director
Southern African Power Pool Coordination Center

Dr. Towela Nyirenda – Jere, Head of the Infrastructure and Connectivity Division


Eng. Ziria Tibalwa Waako
Electricity Regulatory Authority

Advisory Board Members

Mr Nkurikiyimfura Didier
Chief Growth and Strategy Officer
Smart Africa Alliance

Dr. Sanjay Kumar
Chief Policy Advisor
Climate Parliament

Engr. Sule A. Abdulaziz
Transmission Company of Nigeria
West African Power Pool

Mr. Jitender Sachdeva
Group President
SkipperSeil Ltd

Secure your spot as a delegate

Early bird exclusive: Join industry leaders, experts, and innovators in the dynamic discussion of the latest trends and advancements in the energy sector. Ready to be a part of it? Enquire now to secure your spot as a delegate and contribute to shaping the future of energy.

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Exclusive Tours: Beyond the Summit

Kigali Genocide Memorial Visit

Immerse in Rwanda's history at the Kigali Genocide Memorial; daily shuttles ensure seamless access for Summit delegates.

Gorilla Safari

Discover Rwandan wilderness, witness mountain gorillas up close. Summit delegates get an exclusive 15% off
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​ ​ ​ Technical Tours​

Discover Rwanda's innovation with exclusive tours: KivuWatt's floating gas marvel, Ampersand's electric motorcycles, and Scatec's leading renewable energy.

Conference sponsorship opportunities

Elevate your business and unlock exclusive sponsorship opportunities, connecting you with influential figures such as Ministers of Energy, industry experts, and key investors.

As a sponsor, you'll boost your brand's presence and exposure, gaining access to a wide range of opportunities in both on-site and digital domains.