DESERTS OF AFRICA CONFERENCE - FRIDAY 3 MAY 2019

09:00 Registration and welcoming coffee


09:30 Word of welcome and opening


09:45 Overview of regional markets and key developments


10:15 Between Public & Private

  • • Legislation for growth
  • • Policy to facilitate market acceleration
  • • Public risk decreasing interventions and public risk mitigation tools

11:00 - NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK

11:30 Tapping into opportunities while mitigating risk


12:00 The state of the national grids and an update on interconnections


12:30 Institutional programs Which institutional programs are active in the region and how to tap into the opportunities they create


13:15 - NETWORKING LUNCH

14:30 State of the art technological solutions for construction in desert areas


15:00 C&I developments in the region


15:30 - NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK

16:00 Overview of countries

  • • Morocco/ Egypt/ Tunisia
  • • Côte D’Ivoire/ Senegal/ Ghana
  • • Mauritania/ Burkina/ Mali/ Niger
  • • Chad/ Sudan/ Ethiopia

17:10 Case presentation/ or storage


17:30 Outlook on upcoming developments in the region


18:00 - NETWORKING DRINKS

18:45 - DINNER