29 NOVEMBER 2022 | LONDON
AFRICA IN FOCUS
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH Africa Economic Summit Group
What role will Africa play in helping the world to meet current Oil & Gas demand?
Our Africa themed sessions at the World Energy Capital Assembly 2022 explored how the continent can plot a pragmatic transition, next steps for oil & gas project investment and Africa’s role as an alternative source of gas supply.
We welcomed 100+ senior energy executives dedicated to re-defining the energy transition on the continent, and the financiers and investors fully committed to supporting the emerging gas and infrastructure projects in the Africa region.
AGENDA AT A
9:10am – 9:25am
Africa in Focus: Ministerial Keynote
9:25AM – 10:15AM
Re-Defining a Just Transition: Plotting a Realistic and Pragmatic Transition: Balancing Energy Security and Energy Transition on the African Continent
10:15AM – 10:30AM
Africa in Focus Keynote
10:30AM – 11:15am
The Future for African Gas: Golden Opportunity for the Future? Africa’s Role as an Alternative Source of Gas Supply
12:00PM – 12:45PM
Investing in Africa’s Energy Future: From A Shift in Capital Back Towards Upstream Projects To Mobilizing Private Finance for Climate Action, What Are Financiers & Investors Looking for in a Potential Project?
12:45PM – 1:00PM
Africa in Focus: Keynote
1:00PM – 2:00PM
Networking Lunch & Close of Stream
Managing Director of Energy & Natural Resources
Standard Chartered Bank
Director of Legal and Economic Programs
Natural Resource Governance Institute
Chief Upstream Investment Officer
NNPC Upstream Investment Services
Founder & CEO
White & Case LLP
Head of Business Development
Head of Capital Markets
Reconnaissance Energy Africa
Ministry of Mines and Energy, Namibia
Director of Sustainability & ESG
Africa Finance Corporation
Seplat Energy Plc
McDermott Will & Emery
Invest in Africa
Managing Director, Ghana
Head of Sub-Saharan Africa
Bank of America
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This year’s Africa In Focus stream was curated for senior energy executives, their financiers and investors as well as all those who support and advise on the African energy landscape.
Representatives from E&P players, government officials, investment professionals, and law firms were present, taking part in interactive discussions and unstructured networking opportunities to facilitate new connections and future business deals.
The Africa in Focus stream was part of the World Energy Capital Assembly 2022.
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