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The 2017 Nigeria Energy Forum (NEF 2017) is a training and development programme for researchers, industry experts, and innovators to engage with key stakeholders in the energy sector, initiate new research collaborations, promote innovative technologies and disseminate high quality research outcomes for sustainable energy development in Nigeria and Africa. NEF 2017 offers a unique opportunity for you to showcase your research or clean energy project to the national and international energy community

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Topics of interest include, but are not restricted to:

  • Solar, Wind and Bio Energy
  • Energy Access and Efficiency
  • Gas & Electricity Market
  • Community Energy Systems
  • Power Generation & Transmission
  • Rural Electrification & Distributed Generation
  • Water-Energy Nexus
  • Industry-based Clean Energy Projects
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Digital Payment & Smart Metering
  • Energy-Healthcare Nexus

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Case studies of interests are real projects that:

Provide cost effective solar, battery storage and renewable energy solutions to enterprises and households in urban or remote communities.
Demonstrate the use of advances in Solar PV, ICT and energy storage technologies for the provision of modern energy services.
Use new approaches and smart partnerships for financing and planning solar projects.

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You are invited to submit a completed poster as it would be displayed if selected. The poster must be related to the conference topics of interests and special sessions. The poster template can be downloaded at below. NEF will only accept an electronic submission of your poster. Please e-mail your submissions in PDF format to

Authors of accepted posters are expected to register and present their posters at the NEF 2017. The titles of all accepted posters will be published in the NEF 2017 conference proceedings and each presenting author, fully registered for the NEF 2017 will receive a copy.  All accepted posters will also be published on the NEF website.

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The Energy Research, Innovation & Poster Exhibition at NEF 2017 will be formally opened on July 4-5, 2017 at the LCCI Conference and Exhibition Centre, Alausa, Ikeja. To find out about the sponsorship or exhibition opportunities, please contact the Innovation and Strategy Lead, Bamise on +447879398698 or email:


Key Dates:

  • May 28, 2017 – Poster Submissions
  • June 1, 2017 – Author Notification with comments
  • June 4, 2017 – Registration Deadline
  • June 11, 2017 – Final Copy Due


All participants MUST register via the registration link here. Payments can be made by direct bank transfer to the First Bank Nigeria Plc. account – Name: NIEEE-NEF; Number: 2029851179, or secured payment by card here on the website. Registration deadline is June 4, 2017.


Click the Icon to download the NEF 2017 Poster Template:

Click the Icon to download the NEF 2017 Cal for papers: