Speakers

The conference will feature a gathering of energy regulators and decision makers involved with implementation of generation targets and project development plans for the adoption of solar energy generation to fill the energy demand gap in the sub-Saharan Africa nations.




PANEL OF SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

•      Rene Tobias Meyer, Secretariat, GET FiT Uganda
•      Robert Oimeke, Director of Renewable Energy, Energy Regulatory Commission, Kenya
•      Louis Seck, Former Minister of Renewable Energy, Senegal
•      Wisdom Ahiataku-Togobo, Renewable Energy Directorate, Ministry of Energy and Petroleum, Ghana
•      Dr Lamourdia Thimbiano, Deputy Regional Representative for Africa & FAO Representative to Ghana, The Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
•      Ernest Nyarko, Investment Director, Harith General Partners, Ghana
•      Samuel Adu-Asare, Member, African Renewable Energy, Ghana
•      Jasandra Nyker, CEO, Biotherm Energy, South Africa
•      Mario Zen, V.P. Business Development, EnerDynamic Hybrid Technologies Inc. , Canada
•      Skander Sayadi, Investment Officer, European Investment Bank, Luxembourg
•      Steffen Behrle, Team Leader, Renewable Energy, GIZ, Ghana
•      Henrik Frosig, Investment Director, Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU), Denmark
•      Albert Boateng, Country Representative, CTI-PFAN, Ghana
•      Ishmael Edjekumhene, Executive Director, KITE, Ghana
•      Dr Daniel Egbe, Initiator and International Coordinator of ANSOLE and Chairman of the Board of Directors, ANSOLE e.V, Austria
•      Manuel Geiger, Senior Consultant / Business Development Manager, ILF Consulting Engineers, Germany
•      Janos Bonta, Senior Investment Officer, FMO, Netherlands
•      Doug Coleman, Project Director, Blue Energy/ Mere Power Nzema Ltd
•      Annelize van der Merwe, Director, Green Economy Trade and Investment South Africa, Department of Trade and Industry
•      Prof Lawrence I. N. Ezemonye, Director, National Centre for Energy and Environment, Energy Commission of Nigeria
•      Matthew Silvester, Sales Director Middle East & Africa, Jinko Solar Pty Ltd
•      Abdel Karim TRAORE, Off-grid Solar PV Product Group Leader, SNV Netherlands Development Organisation, Burkina Faso
•      Mario Riello, Managing Director, Utility and Power Plants Sales EMEA, SunPower, Switzerland
•      Andrew Jaquiery, Project Manager - Engineer Renewable Energies & Wind Power, Jacobs SKM, UK
•      William Bangura, EPA Board member, Ag Director of Forestry, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food Security (MAFFS), Sierra Leone
•      Nicola Bugatti, Expert Staff, ECOWAS Regional Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), Cape Verde



Call to Utilities, Investors and Independent Power Producers
As the sub-Saharan Africa's only conference focused on solar energy developments, this is a fantastic opportunity for you to showcase your targets and development plans to leading organizations in the region.

We invite you to share with us your abstract, detailing your knowledge, experience and ideas which you will like to share with our audience of high level influencers and strategic decision makers. Speaking slots are limited.