24 - 26 November 2020
CTICC, Cape Town

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Cities and Municipalities

DON'T BE CAUGHT IN THE DARK

Get ahead of the changes in the industry

Municipalities in South Africa have challenges with irregular power supply, debt collection, shortage of qualified staff, maintenance on aging and failing infrastructure and securing funding and financing. Regulatory developments and technological developments are changing the way in which electricity is generated, distributed and sold and the ripple effect on municipalities presents massive opportunities. African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa will provide you with all the tools and equipment to deal with and implement all the upcoming changes and benefit from the opportunities.

Why attend: 

  • Find solutions for municipality power generation
  • Access EPCs, Developers and IPPs
  • Keep up with advancement in technologies
  • Discover protocols for cyber security and data protection
  • Discuss health, safety and maintenance for your municipality
  • Explore new technical developments
  • Learn about new equipment available for lifeline workers
  • Hear about the latest safety, security, and risk mitigation strategies
  • Learn how to automate routine/standardised processes
  • Build a strong network of subcontracting partnerships
  • Upskill your staff to improve performance and execute better service delivery
  • How to deal with shortage of supply – demand exceeding supply


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Who should attend?

Municipal decision makers

  • CEO
  • Directors
  • Departmental managers
  • Finance Executives
  • Technical department 
  • Technological department
  • City planners
  • Water and sanitation
  • and more 

..this is where you will find an answer to the solutions of alternative power supply and integration of IPP's into the grid, new technologies, metering an more.

We have exhibitors representing every aspect of the power, energy and water industry.

Find a list of our exhibitors here     Book your stand

Strategic Conference

The strategic conference is a MUST attend for all Municipal decision makers. Here are some top-line relevant discussion points what you could expect at the conference.

 

The Utility CEO Forum: Africa is an interactive, closed door boardroom meeting, facilitated under Chatham House Rules and a platform that fosters dialogue through confidentiality and trust, allowing utility CEOs an opportunity to tackle the most pressing topics and challenges they are facing. The Utility CEO Forum paves the way for transformation by discussing issues of strategic planning, financing models and regional centres of excellence throughout Africa.

CEO Utility Forum Information

Day 1 - 24 November 2020

FINANCE & INVESTMENT AND STRATEGY

  • The ‘just’ energy transition for Africa

 

SMART ENERGY

  • Combatting technical and non-technical losses
  • Grid resilience

FUTURE CITIES

  • Climate change: Designing resilient African cities
  • Rethinking city sanitation: saving electricity and water through non-sewered solutions

 

 

Day 2 - 25 November 2020

FINANCE & INVESTMENT AND STRATEGY

  • Surplus capacity and future planning – plotting out and optimizing capacity and investment

 

SMART ENERGY

  • Cybersecurity and IoT
  • Smart grid and metering communications

 

FUTURE CITIES

  • Electric vehicles and the African grid
  • Changing the grid to integrate wheeling and embedded generation

Day 3 - 26 November 2020

ENERGY REVOLUTION AFRICA

  • The A-Z of successful deployment of hybrid technology mini-grids

 

FINANCE & INVESTMENT AND STRATEGY

  • Preparing utilities for private sector participation

 

SMART ENERGY

  • Battery storage

 

Key topics covered in the FREE Knowledge Hub

Free-to-attend Knowledge Hubs for the technical aspect and requirements for service delivery perfect for transmission & distribution technicians, metering department, network engineers, data analysts, municipal managers, procurement and installers. 

Day 1 - 24 November 2020

POWER GENERATION

  • Keeping the lights on: An SOS guide for the C&I sector and SMMEs

SMART ENERGY

  • Metering and customer service

Day 2 - 25 November 2020

SMART ENERGY

  • Big data and cybersecurity
  • Harnessing the power of solar self-generation in the C&I sector

TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION

  • Electric Mobility

Day 3 - 26 November 2020

TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION

  • Electric mobility

Shuttles required for your staff? 

Should you require us to assist with  a shuttle service on a specific day for your staff to attend, please contact us at auw@clarionevents.com  T&C's Apply. Shuttle services only available for Cape Town and surrounding areas and dependent on requirements.

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FACTS AND FIGURES FROM AFRICAN UTILITY WEEK & POWERGEN AFRICA

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

 

 

Host Ministry

  • Ministry of Energy South Africa

Host Utility

  • Eskom

Municipal Leaders Forum Partners

  • SALGA
  • NTIYISO

Host City

  • Host City

Platinum Sponsor

  • Landis + Gyr
  • Conlog
  • Actom Pty Ltd

 

Silver Sponsor

  • Akilee
  • Nyamezela Metering (Pty) Ltd
  • Sqwidnet
  • Huawei Technologies Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Ntiyiso Consulting






 

CEO Forum Partners

  • Conlog
  • Eaton
  • Lucy Electric
  • Nyamazela
  • APUA
  • ALSF
  • Prime Alliance






 

Global Knowledge Partner

  • Enel Foundation

 

Host Publication

  • ESI Africa