Siemens has partnered as a platinum sponsor with the 16th annual East African Power Industry Convention. The event will take place from 3-4 September in Nairobi, Kenya and will bring together more than 1000 attendees and exhibitors introducing their latest technologies, products and services across the entire generation, transmission, distribution value chain.

Rachel Lutwama, Head, Emerging Energy Markets Sales at Siemens says: “Siemens is one of the long standing sponsors of this regional event and has been since the launch of EAPIC forum back in 1998 and will continue to utilize this platform to engage with policy makers, utilities, IPPs, EPCs, financial institutions and other industry service providers to debate issues and suggest solutions that will mould and shape the future of the regional energy industry in the years to come.”

EAPIC will gather the East African region’s leading power utilities, investors and technology and service providers. Present will be Kenyan utilities – KENGEN, Kenya Power, KETRACO and the Ministries of Energy are again key partners in the longest running power conference and expo in East Africa. Utilities such as Tanesco, UEGCL, UMEME, EEPCO and many more will also be in attendance again this year.

Lutwama said: “The East African energy market has one of the most diversified energy resource mixes to support a cohesive and sustainable power supply programme ranging from the conventional hydro, coal, and geothermal, to natural gas, oil, wind, solar and biomass feed stocks.”

Event dates and location:
Conference and expo: 3-4 September
Pre-conference workshops: 2 September
Site visits: 5 September
Executive Insider Briefing, Ug

For more information, please contact Annemarie Roodbol on + 27 21 700 3558

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