The 2018 Nigeria Energy Forum (NEF 2018) 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 2018 offers a unique opportunity for you to showcase your research or clean energy project to the national and international energy community


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

Special Session for Solar Installers & Clean Energy Project Developers

Case studies of interests are real projects that:

Provide affordable off-grid solar solutions and battery storage to enterprises and households in urban or remote communities.
Apply innovative financial structures and new forms of clean energy finance for end-users.
Demonstrate the value of industrial energy efficiency solutions and energy management systems.

Poster Submission Guidelines

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 HERE. NEF will only accept an electronic submission of your poster. Please e-mail your submissions in PDF format to [email protected].

Authors of accepted posters are expected to register and present their posters at the NEF 2018. The titles of all accepted posters will be published in the NEF 2018 conference proceedings and each presenting author, fully registered for the NEF 2018 will receive a copy.  All accepted posters will also be published on the NEF website.

Energy Research, Innovation & Poster Exhibition

The Energy Research, Innovation & Poster Exhibition at NEF 2018 will be formally opened on April 17-18, 2018 at the Landmark Centre, Victoria island, Lagos. To find out about the sponsorship or exhibition opportunities, please contact the Innovation and Strategy Lead, Bamise on +447879398698 or email: [email protected]


Key Dates

  • February 25, 2018 – Poster Submissions
  • March 03, 2018 – Author Notification with comments
  • March 16, 2018 – 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 on the official website. Registration deadline is March 16, 2018.


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