UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF

The Cabinet of Ministers, The Ministry of Electricity and Renewable  Energy, The Ministry of Military Production,
The Ministry of Housing Utilities and Urban Communities, The Ministry of Local Development and The Ministry of Supply and Internal Trading

12:30PM

Electricx founder’s opening remarks

Amr Shawki, CEO, Egytec Engineering; Chairman, Arab Power & Energy Association

12:40PM

Modernising Egypt’s electricity network

H.E. Dr. Mohamed Shaker, Minister of Electricity & Renewable Energy, Egypt

12:50PM

Managing electricity projects efficiently

H.E. General Mohamed El Assar, Minister of Military Production,

1:00PM - Q&A WITH ATTENDING MEDIA & VISITORS

1:30PM - BREAK

1:45PM

How distributed & embedded energy systems will affect Egypt’s power system

Dr. Ahmed Badr, Executive Director, Regional Center for Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency (RCREEE)

               

2:15PM

Seeking cooperation among Arab nations

Eng. Jamila Matar, Director – Energy Management, League of Arab States

2:30PM

North African capacity building: Tunisia with traditional and renewable energy sources

Moncef Harrabi, CEO, Tunisia Company of Electricity & Gas (STEG)

2:45PM - Q&A WITH ATTENDING VISITORS

3:15PM - End of The Egypt Power Agenda - Day 1

12:30PM

Building Capacity

Dr. Eng. Mohamed Mostafa El-Khayat, Executive Chairman, New & Renewable Energy Authority (NREA)

12:50PM

Building Capacity

Speaker TBC, ElSewedy Electric

1:10PM

Building Capacity

Speaker TBC

1:40PM

Building Capacity: Realising Egypt’s promise with renewables promise of renewables

Santi Pares, Business Development Director for Renewable Energy EMEA, Underwriters Laboratories (UL)

1:50PM

Building Capacity Panel: What will it take to create a smart North African electricity market?

Santi Pares, Business Development Director for Renewable Energy EMEA, Underwriters Laboratories (UL)
Speaker TBC, ElSewedy Electric
Additional speakers TBC


2:20PM - BREAK

2:40PM

Finance: Making solar energy pay, without the utilities

Peer-to-peer solar energy trading has reached North African markets, where it is making solar entrepreneurs out of former utility clients, and enabling the interconnection of larger loads. Learn what platforms are required, why blockchain and other financial schemes play a part, and why this is a model that is here to stay

Kevin Robinson, Technical Services Manager, Jinko Solar MEA

3:10PM

Finance Panel: Financing Egypt’s New Capacity: Creating bankable projects in Egypt and forecasting opportunities

Harry Boyd-Carpenter, Director & Head of Power & Energy, EBRD
Stephanie Lanfranchi, Country Director - Egypt, AFD
Kevin Robinson, Technical Services Manager, Jinko Solar MEA


3:40PM - BREAK

4:00PM

Renewables: Business opportunities for wind energy in North Africa

Prof. Dr. Galal Osman, Vice President, World Wind Energy Association (WWEA)

4:40PM

Renewables: Egypt-based research in solar cell technologies and local applications

Prof. Dr. Ahmed Ghitas, Head of PV Research Unit, National Research Institute of Astronomy & Geophysics (NRIAG)

5:30PM - END OF THE EGYPT POWER AGENDA