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Conference Proceedings 2019: Keynote

Tuesday 17 September 2019

Opening Keynote Welcome Addresses
Chairman: Albert Butare, Former Minister of State: Energy and Water& CEO, Africa Energy Services Group, Rwanda

09:30-09:35 Organiser’s welcome address
Yolisa Nyoka, Programme Director: Future Energy
East Africa, South Africa
09:35-09:45 Host utility welcome address
Jared Omondi Othieno , CEO, Kenya Power, Kenya
09:50-10:10 Host ministry welcome address
Dr Joseph Njoroge, Principal Secretary, Ministry of
Energy and Petroleum, Kenya

Investing for a vibrant east African energy sector

10:15-10:35 Current investment trends in the east African power
and energy sector.  What can the industry do to
attract more private investment?
Patrick Obath, Chairman of the Board, Standard
Chartered Bank, Kenya
10:40-11:00 What is driving renewable energy investment in east
Amar Inamdar, CEO, Kawisafi Ventures, Kenya

11:00-13:00 | Exhibition tour and networking break