Introduction to the Powering Africa: Summit

Introduction to the Powering Africa: Summit

The 5th Powering Africa: Summit (PAS) will take place for the first time in Miami from the 25-27th February 2019 at the JW Marriott Miami. The Summit will welcome over 370 investors to Miami from across North America, Africa and Europe to present energy projects, discuss investment opportunities and build relationships within the international power community.

What to expect
The Powering Africa Summit will once again be awash with investors, public and private sector stakeholders and key announcements.

It will also (for those global businesses) be co-located with the 3rd Latin American Energy Forum which this year focuses on regional investment structures across Bolivia, Argentina, Mexico, Trinidad & Tobago, Colombia, Peru and Brazil. 

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This meeting will be co-located with the Latin America Energy Forum

This meeting will be co-located with the Latin America Energy Forum

The 3rd Latin America Energy Forum held from 25-27 February in Miami will address the needs of Latin America's evolving energy sector, exploring the evolution of the region’s energy mix and the role of gas in supporting the increased use of nonconventional renewables.

With government leaders from the US and Latin America joining senior decision makers from the most relevant companies in the industry, this Miami-based summit is a unique chance to explore US – LATAM energy relations and investment opportunities on both sides.

For more information about this meeting or how to get involved in the Powering Africa: Summit 2019 contact us at PA-S@energynet.co.uk

Outcomes of the 2018 Summit

2018 Summit saw robust attendance and a keen appetite from some of the industry’s most credible investors, developers and public sector officials despite expectations of a more challenging year. 

Over the course of the two days, the Summit gave all participants an exclusive opportunity to hear directly from Ministers and Senior Government Officials from across Africa and the U.S., providing a clearer vision on the ever-changing current climate and path forward for the industry. 

It was an honour for us to hear from the following ministers:

  • H.E. Hon. Antonio Belsa da Costa, Secretary of State of Energy Affairs, Angola 
  • H.E. Hon. Irene Muloni, Minister for Energy and Mineral Development, Uganda 
  • H.E. Hon. Salim Alio Ibro, Minister of Energy and Water Resources, Somalia 
  • H.E. Hon. William Aidoo, Deputy Minister for Power, Ministry of Energy, Ghana 


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Outcomes of the 2018 Summit



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