12 - 14 May 2020
Cape Town, South Africa

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Strategic Conference

Connect with the who's who of the industry, learn from renowned experts and future-proof your organisation's strategy

African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa is the must-attend event for Africa's power, energy and water industry professionals. The event features the most sought-after African and international speakers and hottest strategic topics. As a Conference Delegate, you will have access to seminars, briefings and panel discussions as well as exclusive networking opportunities with the people in the know across Africa's power, energy and water industries.

Here's why you should become a Conference Delegate...

World-class content

World-class content

With 5 tracks to choose from, and an elite group of over 300 expert speakers to share best practice and inspirational solutions, the African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa Strategic Conference programme can help you achieve your business objectives.

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Unrivalled networking

Unrivalled networking

From the Welcome Party to exclusive networking lunches and partner events, you will have numerous opportunities to establish valuable business relationships. Gold Pass Delegates can also access the African Power, Energy and Water Industry Awards.

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Exclusive connections

Exclusive connections

The Strategic Conference brings together key stakeholders from across the power, energy and water industries and is the perfect opportunity for you to connect with senior-level industry professionals from Africa and beyond.

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Strategic Conference Tracks

Finance and Investment Strategy 
The who’s who of the energy sector come together with financiers and investors to unpack today’s energy complexities and facilitate well considered decision making.

Smart Energy
This track will embrace the digitalisation of the utility distribution sector by encompassing metering, IOT, storage and the convergence of IT/OT. 

Water
This track will bring together experts from public and private sectors to support municipalities and utilities to become more responsive and efficient drivers in water security practices.

Energy Revolution Africa
Energy Revolution Africa is a dynamic meeting place for solution providers, consultants, renewable energy producers and energy leaders to develop alternative solutions and accelerate the sustainable electrification of Africa. Particular attention will be paid to the priorities of the Commercial & Industrial sector around security and stability of power supply. 

Future Cities 
This track explores solutions needed to confront Africa’s current urban living challenges to create the cities of tomorrow. The conference brings together city leaders, developers, regulators and the finance sector to explore best practices and high-tech solutions to make smart cities a reality for Africa. 

Strategic Conference Programme Outline

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10:00
  1. 86 mins
    Knowledge Hub - Opening keynote

    Strategic Conference - Opening keynote

11:45
  1. 90 mins
13:30
  1. 90 mins
    Strategic Conference - Finance and Investment Strategy
  2. 90 mins
    Strategic Conference - Smart Energy
  3. 90 mins
    Strategic Conference - Future Cities
  4. 90 mins
    Strategic Conference - Energy Revolution Africa
  5. 90 mins
    Strategic Conference - Water
15:00
  1. 30 mins
15:30
  1. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Finance & Investment and Strategy  
  2. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Smart Energy
  3. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Future Cities
  4. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Energy Revolution Africa
  5. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Water
10:00
  1. 90 mins

    Knowledge Hub - Opening keynote

    Strategic Conference - Opening keynote

11:45
  1. 95 mins
13:30
  1. 90 mins
    Strategic Conference - Finance & Investment and Strategy  
  2. 90 mins
    Strategic Conference - Smart Energy
  3. 90 mins
    Strategic Conference - Future Cities
  4. 90 mins
    Strategic Conference - Energy Revolution Africa
  5. 90 mins
    Strategic Conference - Water
15:00
  1. 25 mins
15:30
  1. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Finance & Investment and Strategy
  2. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Smart Energy incl Metering 
  3. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Future Cities
  4. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Energy Revolution Africa
  5. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Water
09:30
  1. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Finance & Investment and Strategy  
  2. 72 mins
    Strategic Conference - Smart Energy incl Metering 
  3. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Future Cities
  4. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Energy Revolution Africa
  5. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Water
10:45
  1. 25 mins
11:15
  1. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Smart Energy incl Metering 
  2. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Future Cities
  3. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Water
  4. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Energy Revolution Africa
  5. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Finance & Investment and Strategy  
12:30
  1. 50 mins
13:30
  1. 75 mins
    Strategic Conference - Finance & Investment and Strategy  

Your attendance options

Gold Delegate Pass

  • Access to full Strategic Conference programme
  • African Power, Energy and Water Industry Awards seat
  • Exclusive networking lunches and coffee breaks
  • Access to the expo with 360+ international exhibitors
  • Access to full Knowledge Hub programme
  • Networking and entertainment events
  • Access to matchmaking and connection platform


Register for Gold Pass now

Conference Delegate Pass

  • Access to full Strategic Conference programme
  • Exclusive networking lunches and coffee breaks
  • Access to the expo with 360+ international exhibitors
  • Access to full Knowledge Hub programme
  • Networking and entertainment events
  • Access to matchmaking and connection platform




Register for Delegate Pass now

Free Visitor Pass

  • Access to the expo with 360+ international exhibitors
  • Access to full Knowledge Hub programme
  • Networking and entertainment events
  • Access to matchmaking and connection platform

 

 



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FACTS AND FIGURES FROM AFRICAN UTILITY WEEK & POWERGEN AFRICA

  • 10000
    ATTENDEES
  • 82
    COUNTRIES
  • 82
    UTILITIES & MUNICIPALITIES
  • 360
    EXHIBITORS

 

 

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