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Gas Options - North & West Africa

      29 - 30 November 2017    

Morocco

Investor Insights into the North & West Africa gas opportunity

The Gas Options: North & West Africa meeting will take place from 29-30 November in Morocco, bringing together international, regional and national stakeholders investing into the gas supply chain sector, gas to power programmes and broader gas economies of North and West Africa.

This meeting is intended solely for the furthering of deals, connecting players from very specific target markets with public and state owned entities empowered to deliver programmes and projects in their respective countries (Nigeria, Ghana, Cote D’Ivoire, Mauritania, Senegal and Morocco).
 
Gas Options: North & West Africa will focus on regional gas infrastructure projects, gas IPPs and global gas networks to present the projects, clients and government strategies to help define your investment strategy.
 
Projects to be discussed include the Senegal-Mauritania-Mali Banda Project, Nigeria-Europe Gas Pipeline, Songon Power Project (CIV), the Azura-Edo in Nigeria, the Amandi Gas-to-Power Project and the Sankofa Gas Project in Ghana,  along with other LNG projects across North & West Africa. The Moroccan LNG National Development Plan will also come under the spotlight as we examine progress, potential partners and opportunities for investors.
 
The 'Gas Options - North & West Africa will co-locate with the 2nd annual Africa Renewable Energy Forum (ARF) gathering some of the biggest investors on the globe active in the renewables on the African continent, in the shared exhibition and networking space.

 
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Gas Options - North & West Africa

      29 - 30 November 2017    

Morocco

Investor Insights into the North & West Africa gas opportunity

The Gas Options: North & West Africa meeting will take place from 29-30 November in Morocco, bringing together international, regional and national stakeholders investing into the gas supply chain sector, gas to power programmes and broader gas economies of North and West Africa.

This meeting is intended solely for the furthering of deals, connecting players from very specific target markets with public and state owned entities empowered to deliver programmes and projects in their respective countries (Nigeria, Ghana, Cote D’Ivoire, Mauritania, Senegal and Morocco).
 
Gas Options: North & West Africa will focus on regional gas infrastructure projects, gas IPPs and global gas networks to present the projects, clients and government strategies to help define your investment strategy.
 
Projects to be discussed include the Senegal-Mauritania-Mali Banda Project, Nigeria-Europe Gas Pipeline, Songon Power Project (CIV), the Azura-Edo in Nigeria, the Amandi Gas-to-Power Project and the Sankofa Gas Project in Ghana,  along with other LNG projects across North & West Africa. The Moroccan LNG National Development Plan will also come under the spotlight as we examine progress, potential partners and opportunities for investors.
 
The 'Gas Options - North & West Africa will co-locate with the 2nd annual Africa Renewable Energy Forum (ARF) gathering some of the biggest investors on the globe active in the renewables on the African continent, in the shared exhibition and networking space.

 

‘Gas-to-power will be the innovation that starts it all’  Simon Gosling, Managing Director, EnergyNet

Gas Options – North & West Africa topics include: 
  • North and West Africa Gas IPP Procurement Programme
  • Bi-Lateral Partnerships and High-level Roundtables
  • International partnerships and technology innovations relevant to the North and West African procurement plan
  • Gas Procurement IPP – Morocco’s Model for Success
  • Gas Utilisation: The Potential of Gas IPP Procurement Programme
  • Gas Strategies: Maximising Efficiency from the Project Planning Phase
  • Global Gas Partnerships with the Private Sector
  • FSRU, Energy Infrastructures and Port Development                                                                      

Who will attend the Gas Options – North & West Africa this year:

The Meeting will be attended by the key decision-makers from North and West Africa gas to power sector as well as investors and gas developers with an interest to develop and invest in investment in gas projects in North and West Africa. View the full list

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Speakers

To find out about speaking opportunities at the Gas Options – North & West Africa, Morocco 2017, please email Valeria Aruffo at Valeria@energynet.co.uk or call +44 207 384 8018

 

 

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Agenda

The Gas Options – North & West Africa meeting will come to Marrakech in response to the growing gas opportunity in the North & West Africa region and to meet the needs of the LNG regional development plans. Please fill out the form below to donwload the premailer and the agenda at a glance.
 
For more information regarding the agenda or speaking opportunities, please contact Valeria Aruffo.
 
 

 

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Gas Options - North & West Africa will take place at the Four Seasons Marrakech Hotel

For the availability and preferential rates, please contact Jessica Longdon at jessica.longdon@energynet.co.uk

Why Attend

Why join us at the Gas Options – North & West Africa meeting

  • Market intelligence in one place- get unique and valuable information at the meeting solely dedicated to investment opportunities within the North and West Africa gas sector
     
  • Support of Moroccan government and other African regulators will enable discussions at a higher profile and provide the indication of where the best investment opportunities are for international investors, as well as the latest investment trends
     
  • The Forum co-locates with the 2nd annual Africa Renewable Energy Forum (ARF)-  The Forum gathers some of the biggest investors on the globe, also active in the renewables on the African continent, in the shared exhibition and networking space
     
  • Project showcase will give detailed insights into a whole spectrum of project case studies from the gas to power sector
     
  • Networking- meet carefully selected project developers with investors from around the world in a deal-making environment

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Sponsors

Cheniere

Lead LNG Supplier

Cheniere Energy, Inc., a Houston-based energy company primarily engaged in LNG-related businesses, owns and operates the Sabine Pass LNG terminal in Louisiana. Directly and through its subsidiary, Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P., Cheniere is constructing and developing liquefaction projects near Corpus Christi, Texas and at the Sabine Pass LNG terminal, respectively. Cheniere is also exploring a limited number of opportunities directly related to its existing LNG business. (www.cheniere.com)

 

Wartsila

STRATEGIC PARTNER

Wärtsilä Energy Solutions is a leading global supplier of ultra-flexible power plants of up to 600 MW operating on various gaseous and liquid fuels. Our portfolio includes unique solutions for baseload, peaking, reserve and load-following power generation, as well as for balancing intermittent renewable energy. Wärtsilä Energy Solutions also provides utility-scale solar PV power plants, as well as LNG terminals and distribution systems. As of 2016, Wärtsilä has 60 GW of installed power plant capacity in 176 countries around the world.

www.smartpowergeneration.com
www.wartsila.com/energy/solutions/solar

White & Case

STRATEGIC PARTNER

White & Case is a leading global law firm with 39 offices in 26 countries. We are distinguished by the depth and scope of our legal advisory services and unmatched experience in the international arena, particularly in developing or emerging countries. 
Our lawyers in Johannesburg, London, Paris, New York, Beijing, Washington, DC, São Paulo and the United Arab Emirates have served clients across Africa, including Francophone and Lusophone Africa, for more than 40 years. In 1995, we were the first foreign law firm to establish an office in South Africa. 
We assist clients with the major legal disciplines in regions of the world where our energy sector clients currently do business, and the regions in which they are looking to expand. We have advised on legal issues arising from some of the largest and most complex African project development, project finance, M&A, PE, equity and debt capital markets, construction and dispute resolution matters to date, across the power, oil and gas, infrastructure, metals and mining, and telecommunications industries.
Our energy lawyers are commercial and find goal-orientated solutions to our clients’ challenges. White & Case is currently ranked “Band 1 for Projects and Energy – Africa-wide” by Chambers Global (2016) and has won a series of awards including  “Best Law Firm in Africa” by EMEA Finance (2013 - 2015), “Global Law Firm of the Year” by Project Finance International (2015), “Global Legal Adviser of the Year” and “MENA Legal Adviser of the Year” by IJ Global (2015).
 

Commercial Partnership opportunities with the Gas Options – North & West Africa

If your company offers products services and solutions to the gas to power sector and you are looking to generate awareness of these services, the Gas Options – North & West Africa will offer your business bespoke sponsorship opportunities to raise your company’s profile, present your business as a thought leader within its field, and provide direct access to senior decision makers already active in within the North and West African gas industry.

What will you gain?

 

To discuss a tailor-made package for the Gas Options – North & West Africa 2017, please contact:

Damon Thompson
 
Commercial Director
T: +44 (0)20 7384 8071
M: +44 (0) 7500 220 913
 
 

Partners

The Egyptian Private Equity Association (EPEA)

Association Partner
 
The Egyptian Private Equity Association (EPEA) is a non-profit seeking association committed to supporting and developing the Private Equity and Venture Capital industry in Egypt and the surrounding region(s). The Association aims to foster private investment in Egypt, as well as to boost communication and knowledge sharing among the region’s private equity and venture capital networks. EPEA seeks to serve as the hub for private equity and venture capital professionals, organizations and stakeholders in Egypt, and be their gateway to the international community and counterparts.  On the local level, EPEA aims to serve the current needs of the local industry in the areas of capacity building, networking and policy advocacy, as well as raise awareness among industry stakeholders about the role of Private equity and venture capital in financing investments and thus enhancing economic growth. On the regional and international levels, EPEA is looking forward to contribute to the growth and development of the industry, through assessing potential opportunities and partnering with similar associations. 
 
EPEA was founded by a distinguished group of PE & VC industry professionals and reputable institutions, with the aim of creating a unified body to represent the industry and be in charge of its development on the macro level, as well as establishing a local and regional hub to set industry standards in light of international best practices. EPEA members work in task forces / committees in several areas, such as: membership, legal affairs, international relations & alliances, training and awareness, and corporate finance. All committees work together in complete synergy to accomplish the association`s objectives. 
 
 
Middle East Solar Industry

Association Partner 

MESIA is the largest solar trade association in the Middle East and North Africa region . Established in 2009, the association represents over 120 international and local organizations including investors, installers, manufacturers, law firms, consultancies, policymakers and banks. MESIA is headquartered in Dubai, UAE and carries out solar-related activities and programs across the MENA region. Its regional coverage stretches from Egypt to Saudi Arabia, with over 7,600 subscribers. Over the past 5 years, MESIA has organized over 50 industry events focused on strengthening the footprint of solar energy in our region. Along the way, MESIA has won several prestigious awards and been recognized by leading government authorities across the MENA region. MESIA also publishes industry-leading reports which have been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and the FT. Among its most coveted events are the annual Middle East Solar Awards and the Middle East Solar Pioneers program. To learn more about MESIA visit www.mesia.com.

African Review

Published since 1966, African Review of Business and Technology is the most successful Pan-African business publication. It has the largest audited circulation of a business magazine in the area and carries over 80% of the international advertising in the market. Its readership includes senior executives both in government and in business. It contains more business-related editorial, more advertising pages and has a higher circulation than any other publication of its kind. 
 
Each issue's highly respected editorial contains special sections on a wide variety of topics including power, water, information technology, transport, manufacturing, construction, mining, oil and gas. Editorial covers all aspects relevant to Africa's key decision makers. For the latest industry news and for more information on African Review of Business and Technology visit www.africanreview.com

 

Oil and Gas Republic

Media Partner 

Oil and Gas Republic is an international media and publication company covering the entire value chain of the Renewable Energy, Power & Electricity, Mining, Oil & Gas Industry. Over 50,000 Industry professionals which includes local & IOCs, stakeholders, energy experts, mining operators from all over the world are subscribed to our publications. Our publications features latest news, job opportunities, internships, business opportunities, articles, interviews, conferences and exhibitions, industry reports, training programmes, sharing of market information, buy for me services, sell for us services, public – private partnership {PPP} for the benefit of both local and international businesses and investors. For more information, please visit http://oilandgasrepublic.com

Middle East Business News

Media Partner

Middle East Business News and Magazine is part of Ougarit Group for Marketing. Middle East Business provides quality information about business dynamics and pertinent economic and socio-economic issues, highlights investment prospects, analyses business trends and connects private sector players within the Middle East region, and between this important region and other countries around the globe.  The magazine also sheds light on gender issues related to business as well as on creative approaches by policy-makers to resolve business related dilemmas. Middle East Business is an important economic media communication vehicle for promoting private sector-led growth in the Middle East region.

Middle East Business is powered by a mobile application, website and through social media. We solidified all of this with an audiovisual channel on You Tube. We are strengthened by a network of correspondents across many countries.

http://middleeast-business.com

www.facebook.com/MiddleEastBusinessNews

Egypt Energy Monitor

Media Partner

The Egypt Energy Monitor is the sector’s leading source of business information. It features a project tracker with 130+ power plant profiles, 50+ oil and gas projects, plus data and tenders, while our news service provides subscribers with daily and weekly briefs covering the market, produced by our team in Cairo. We focus on local-level information sourced through on-the-ground monitoring and research, with subscribers including power developers, contractors, banks, law firms, suppliers and other businesses operating in the market. 

 
ChinaGoAbroad

Media Partner

We Are...
  • A unique membership organization with an O2O (online to offline) model:
  • An online information platform and deal database
  • An offline advisory service with private deals
  • Experts in cross-border transactions
  • Supported by PRC and international government agencies at various levels
We Provide...
  • Information and advice
  • A platform for enterprises, governments and individuals to promote their knowledge and capabilities
  • A bridge for cross-border investments and business opportunities
  • Access to expertise, events and deals
Our Services...
  • Knowledge: our website contains practical, authoritative information for international transactions
  • Matchmaking: we connect investors and business partners, source financing, and facilitate access to funds
  • Consulting: we provide practical, experienced advice from pre-signing through closing and ongoing operations
Visit www.chinagoabroad.com for more details
Energy Business Review

MEDIA PARTNER

EBR (Energy Business Review) is a well established online knowledge portal for the entire energy community, covering Oil & Gas, Power and Mining. It has an audience of over one million hits a year in addition to more than 150,000 registered, opt-in subscribers across the group. Each industry sector has its own landing page with homepages and network sites drilling down into the relevant subsectors, providing you with the latest industry news, whitepapers, feature articles, suppliers directory, newsletters, and more. For the latest industry news and technical papers or to sign up to our free newsletter visit: http://bit.ly/2ryUO87

The Oil & Gas Year (TOGY)

Media partner 
 
Since it was established in 2005, TOGY has developed from strength to strength to become a recognised actor in the global energy industry. By working hand in hand with established international names and newcomers, we are now a preferred corporate and institutional communications vehicle. Our unrivalled reach into the boardroom can provide your organisation with the essential data tools to enter fresh markets, find partners and keep you abreast of market developments. For more information visit http://www.theoilandgasyear.com/
Africa Capital Digest

Africa Capital Digest is the leading source of original and curated industry news, comment and opinion for global private capital investors and their advisors who are sourcing, evaluating and executing private equity, infrastructure and venture capital transactions in Africa. Whether you are looking for ideas for new deals, leads for people and companies to be potential partners, expert market perspective from leading investors and market practitioners or just need to keep abreast of the most important private capital trends and developments on the continent, Africa Capital Digest provides you with the most focused, in-depth original and curated content to help you monitor and assess the private capital investment opportunities Africa offers.
 
To find out more:
 
Allan Cunningham
Twitter: @afcdigest

 

For Media Partnerships or any delegate enquiries:

Jessica Longdon

Senior Marketing Executive

+44 (0) 207 384 8240

Jessica.Longdon@energynet.co.uk

 

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Contact

Contact the Gas Options – North & West Africa 2017 team for more information on:
 
Programme or Speaker enquiries:
 
 
Valeria Aruffo
 
Regional Manager: West Africa 
T: +44 (0) 20 7384 8018
 
Commercial partnership opportunities:
Damon Thompson
 
Commercial Director
 
T: +44 (0)20 7384 8071
M: +44 (0) 7500 220 913
 
Media Partnerships or delegate enquiries:
Jessica Longdon
Senior Marketing Executive
T: +44 (0) 207 384 8240
 

North & West - industry updates

Find the latest industry news, interviews and articles about the energy & infrastructure projects in North & West Africa. This content is gathered at our annual meetings, from our sponsors and partners and aggregated from credible sources.

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Industry presentations

Siengui Ki, Secretary General of the West African Power Pool (WAPP)

Africa Energy Yearbook articles

A Snapshot of Morocco's Power Sector - by Tarik Hamane, Director, Power Generation Projects & Programs, ONEE, Morocco

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Interview corner

Watch the interview with H.E Honourable Alfa Oumar Dissa, Minister of Energy, Mines and Quarries, Burkina Faso, as he talks with us at the Africa Energy Forum 2016

Watch the interview with H.E. Hon. Henry O. Macauley, Minister of Energy Sierra Leone, as he talks with us at the Africa Energy Forum 2016

Watch the interview with H.E. Honourable John Abdulai Jinapor, Acting Minister of Power, Ghana, as he talks with us at the Africa Energy Forum 2016

 
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Getting to know EnergyNet

EnergyNet has been producing investment forums and executive dialogues for Africa’s power sector for the last 18 years - in Europe, the USA, China and across the African continent.
 
We work with 23 different governments and national utilities to facilitate investment summits where international investors can build relationships with credible African public sector stakeholders to advance access to power. 
 
Best known for the Africa Energy Forum, the longest running meeting place for senior level decision makers in Africa’s power sector taking place in Europe each year, EnergyNet also produces the Powering Africa: Series- in-country investment meetings which provide a more detailed perspective on the investment landscape and power generation potential of countries such as Nigeria, Mozambique, Tanzania, Ghana Ethiopia, South Africa and Egypt.
 
Our team spend over 220 days a year travelling to meet stakeholders across Africa, so relationships and investor insights are both our business and our passion.
 
Drop us a line- we'd love to hear from you.