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Transforming the African power sector for a sustainable tomorrow​

04 - 06 November 2024
Kigali Convention Centre, Rwanda

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We're thrilled to announce our partnership with the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Rwanda Convention Bureau. Together, we bring you a platform for innovation and transformative connections with the key players and experts in the energy sector.

Launching a new energy era in Africa…

With an aim to fully back Africa's climate pledges at COP 27, the Africa Energy Expo will serve as a scene-setter to the Africa Power Vision by bringing key energy stakeholders together to increase the level of international support and facilitate access to modern, affordable and sustainable energy in Africa.

Confirmed Ministers speaking at the Summit

H.E. Hon. Dr. Jimmy Gasore

Minister of Infrastructure

H.E. Hon. Tom  Alweendo

Minister of Energy and Mines
Republic of Namibia  

H.E. Hon. Ibrahim Matola

Minister  of  Energy

Event features

Africa Energy Expo features have been carefully designed to bring together experienced industry members and high-level stakeholders to help shape the industry’s responses to a new reality and highlight pathways to a successful future. 

A closed-door networking programme attracting senior executives invested in the transformation of Africa’s infrastructure and energy ecosystem.

The Technical Seminars aim to bring leading cutting-edge innovations and technologies and pose as a knowledge hub to learn, share industry best practices and scientific developments.

An exclusive programme offering business skills training for new market entrants, youth, entrepreneurs and industry mentors, accelerating project implementation.

A pre-qualified meeting service supporting Africa’s PPP development, connecting equity buyers and investors with energy project companies in person at the show.

A meet-and-greet beyond the Expo for an immersive off-site experience. A range of activities to enhance your business trip with the best of what Kigali has to offer.

Agenda at a glance by key topics

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Panelists at an exhibition discussing topics
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Meet our speakers

Mr. Ernest Sipho Mkhonta

Eswatini Electricity Company, Kingdom of Eswatini

Mr. Olamide Niyi Afuye

Africa Minigrid Developers Association

Ms. Pat Thaker

Editorial and Regional Director, MEA
The Economist Intelligence

Mr. Stephen Dihwa

Executive Director
Southern African Power Pool Coordination Center (SAPP)

Eng. Victor Mapani


Eng. Ziria Tibalwa Waako

Electricity Regulatory Authority Uganda

Representing countries from all over Africa

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Tap into a booming energy market

Build business on the threshold of Africa’s new energy economy

Energy demand in Africa has been increasing at 3% annually, the highest among all continents. This is due to population growth, an expanding middle class, industrialisation, trade, urbanisation,  and climate change. [PwC]

Uniquely positioned to serve the Pan-African energy sector in its entirety, Africa Energy Expo connects you with active buyers from hard-to-access regions in one place.


Free reports

Download the E&U Africa energy outlook report for insights on projects, leading sectors and investment outlook.

Book your space

Reach active energy buyers from hard-to-access markets. Book your space, start shaping Africa's energy future.

Why Rwanda?

Experience seamless business, robust PPPs, vast renewable energy potential, and top-notch event venue in Africa.

Register as a delegate

Delegates will learn to attract investments, integrate renewables and achieve energy transition.