East Africa’s premier energy event is just round the corner. Make sure to register now, as seats are filling up fast. Some of the leading speakers confirmed for this event are Semegnew Bekele of the Ethiopian Electricity Corporation, who will be doing a presentation on Gilgel Gibe 2, Pancrace Nyimbona of the UN Economic Commission with a presentation on the financing of cross-border transmission projects, and Kabiruddin Abdulla of TANESCO, who will be talking about regional infrastructure development. To find out more or to register, go to [add link to website].

Reminder: Nominations for the EAPIC Ten Years of Excellence Awards programme close on the 15th of August. Make sure that you nominate a project in one of the three categories (Generation, Distribution, Transmission) that deserves to be recognised for contributing to the East African utility sector over the past ten years. For more information, go to
http://www.spintelligent-events.com/eapic2008/en/index.php