The Middle East and North Africa’s Gas-to-Power & Renewables Dialogue
29-30 September 2016, RSA House, London
Held under the Chatham House rule, MENA Investment Exchange: Energy (MIX: Energy) will bring together investors, developers, financiers, policy-makers and analysts for a frank discussion of the Middle East and North Africa region’s diversified gas-to-power (GTP) and renewable energy (RE) industries.
• Renewable energy development in the Middle East and North Africa.
• Changing patterns of gas supply for GTP projects including domestic production outlook and gas/LNG imports.
• Innovative financial structures, commercial returns, entry and exit strategies.
• Where the region stands in the climate debate.
• Who to work with in the diverse MENA area.
• Key markets, including, Algeria, Dubai, Egypt, GCC, Iran, Jordan, Morocco, Saudi Arabia.
• The region’s political exposure in a time of stress.
The agenda includes a Hardball roundtable on the afternoon of day two that will provide an open discussion of governance issues, personal and institutional politics, and the capacity of governments to deliver on projects.
There is a 15% early bird discount, which ends 6 September
Book online or contact: Lauren Andrews
Participants and panellists include:
• Ali Zerouali, Co-operation & Partnerships Director, MASEN
• Ziad Jebril Sabra, Director of Renewable Energy Department, Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, Jordan
• Ahmed Badr, Executive Director, Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE)
• Javier Huergo Cruzado, Chief Investment Officer, FRV
• Moncef Ben Abdallah, Energy Expert, Tunisia
• Steve Brann, Investment Manager, Vitol
• Kevin Sara, Chief Executive Officer, Nur Energie
• Harry Boyd-Carpenter, Senior Banker, Power and Energy Utilities, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
• Peter Gish, Managing Director, UPC North Africa Renewables
• Ammar Salhi, Chairman, Sotraco Group
• Ignacio de Calonje, Principal Investment Officer, IFC
• Ali Aissaoui, Research Fellow, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies (OIES)
• Reza Shaybani, Chairman, British Photovoltaic Association
MIX: Energy builds on CbI Meetings’ Africa Investment Exchange (AIX) series at RSA House in London and Morocco Energy Exchange which was held in Edinburgh. These meetings have attracted sponsorship from Actis, BioTherm Energy, Denham Capital, DLA Piper, Endeavor Energy, FMO, Globeleq, InfraCo Africa, and support from the Business Council for Africa, Power Africa, US Chamber of Commerce.