2019 Speakers

Programme Director


DANIEL MAKOKERA

Chief Executive Officer
Pamuzinda Productions

Moderators


DIANNA GAMES

Chief Executive
Africa @ Work


JOHN SMELCER

Independent Consultant


KARIN IRETON

Sustainability Consultant


DR ANTON EBERHARD

Professor: University of Cape Town & Energy Consultant


SEAN CLEARY

Chairman
Strategic Concepts


SHERRIE DONALDSON

Director
African Innovators

Panel Members


DR REUEL KHOZA

Chairperson
Dzana Investments


DR CHRISTOPH FREI

Secretary General
World Energy Council
(WEC)


PADDY PADMANATHAN

President & CEO
ACWA Power


DR ELHAM MAHMOUD
AHMEN IBRAHIM

Vice-Chair for Africa
World Energy Council (WEC)


BARRY WORTHINGTON

Executive Director
United States Energy Association (USEA)


H.E. DR MATAR AL NEYADI

Undersecretary
Ministry of Energy & Industry, United Arab Emirates


ELISEE SEZAN

Chief Executive Officer
GE Power’s Gas and Power Services Business in Sub-Saharan Africa


LAURA CAETANO

Energy and Environmental Research Analyst
Frost & Sullivan


GREG MIDLANE

Managing Director
DC Go

 


MAHAMA KAPPIAH

Executive Director
ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE)


SIMBARASHE MHURIRO

Founder and Managing Director
Oxygen Africa


ANNE KARIUKI

Energy Officer
Kenya Association of Manufacturers


KUDAKWASHE NDHLUKULA 

Executive Director
SADC Centre for Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency (SACREEE)


NELISIWE MAGUBANE

Chairperson
Matleng Energy Solutions (Pty) Ltd


MIKE SALAWOU

Division Manager
Infrastructure & Partnerships Division (PICU 3),
Infrastructure and Urban Development Department, AfDB


ROULA INGLESI-LOTZ

Associate Professor:  Department of Economics
University of Pretoria


PROF MOSAD ELMISSIRY

Senior Energy Advisor, CEOs Office
NEPAD Agency


JOHN ROCHA

Project Manager
NEPAD Business Foundation

 

AXEL SCHOLLE

Founder and Chief
Executive Officer
SPS


PROF DR MUSSE
MOHAMUD AHMED

Department of Electrical; Electronics Engineering (EEE), the Faculty of Engineering, University Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)


JAMES MANDA

Technical Manager
African Forum for Utility Regulators, South Africa

 

PUMI
MOTSOAHAE

Chief Executive Officer
Richards Bay Industrial Development Zone

 

 

BARRY BREDENKAMP

General Manager
Energy Efficiency & Corporate Communications
SANEDI

 

 

AD DANKERS

Renewable Energy & Project Finance Advisor
RECP

 

 

SHILETSI MAKHOFANE

Head of Government & Industry Relations
Ericsson

 


ANZETSE WERE
Development Economist

 

DR ROD CROMPTON

Director: Energy Leadership Centre, Wits Business School, South Africa

 


WENDY POULTON
General Manager : Organisational Strategy
Eskom


DR RIVERSON OPPONG

Ambassador
Hello Tomorrow Ghana

 

ADMASSU TADESSE

President
Trade & Development Bank