NEF 2020 Agenda

Day 1
01 Apr 2020
Day 2
02 Apr 2020
Day 3
10 Sep 2020
Day 4
19 Sep 2020

Welcome Remarks

Welcome Remarks by NIEEE-NEF Chair & Co-Chair to formally welcome all Invited Guests, Keynote Speakes, Pannel Discussants, Stakeholders, Forum Delegates, and other Participants.
Engr. Sunday Makinde,
Dr. Daniel Adeuyi

High-Level Keynote Presentations (12 minutes each)

Energizing Nigeria for Sustainable Growth – Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President of Nigeria (tbc). Roadmap for Achieving Sustainable Energy for All– Damilola Ogunbiyi, CEO & Special Rep. of UN Sec. Gen for SE4ALL (tbc). Advancing the UK-Nigeria Clean Energy Cooperation – Andrew Stephenson, UK Minister for Africa (tbc). Enabling Regulations for Sustainable Electrification – Prof. James Momoh, Chairman, NERC. Boosting...
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Prof. James A. Momoh

Q&A Chaired by Dr. Oluwole Daniel Adeuyi

Simulation Engineer, The National HVDC Centre, UK & Conference Chair. (*** Followed by NEF2020 Opening Ceremonies Photo Sesssions ***)
Dr. Daniel Adeuyi

Technical Presentations 1: Accelerating Clean Energy Growth (6 minutes each with PowerPoint)

Sustaining the Off-grid Energy Revolution – Dr. Weibe Boer, MD/CEO, All On, Nigeria. Advancing the Siemens-Nigeria Electrification Roadmap – Onyeche Tifase, MD/CEO Siemens, Nigeria (tbc). Implementing Smart Grid Solutions – Ifeanyi Odoh, Head Offer Marketing & Business Development, Scheider Electric. Rebuilding Trust in the Power Sector: – Engr. Saleh Mamman, Minister of Power, Nigeria (tbc). Sustainable Energy: Challenges and Opportunities...
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Onyeche Tifase,
Dr Boer
Dr. Wiebe Boer

Lunch 1, Poster Session 1 & Networking Break 2

Supported by All On, USAID/Power Africa (To be confirmed)

A: Efficient Technologies (Moderator: Dr. Bamise Olanrewaju, IHS)

Maximising Industrial Energy Efficiency – James New, Program Officer, UNIDO, Austria. Practicalities of Implementing Geocycle Systems – Daniel Adedokun, Head of Geocycle Nigeria, LarfargeHolcim. Boosting Investments in Waste to Energy Solutions – Paul O Callaghan, CEO, West Africa ENRG, Nigeria (tbc). Improving Efficiency in Offshore Energy Systems – Elihor Aiboni, Bonga Asset Operations Manager, SNEPCO (tbc).

B: Renewable Energy with Storage (Moderator: Josh Egba, USTDA).

Financing Sustainable Energy Solutions – Ibukun Awosika, Chairman, First Bank Nigeria (tbc). Legislations for Clean Energy Development – Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker, House of Reps., National Assembly (tbc). Boosting Investments in Africa’s Energy Infrastructure – Samaila Zubairu, President/CEO, MD, Africa Finance Corporation (tbc). Roadmap for Sustainable Electrification in Ogun State – Mr Dapo Abiodun, Executive Governor of Ogun State (tbc).

Networking Break 2

– Supported by (TBC)

Technical Presentations 3:Increasing Distributed Generation Connections(6 minutes pitch each with PowerPoint)

Investing in Clean Power Projects in Nigeria – Anders Blom, Investment Analyst, Norfund, Norway. Operability Frameworks for Interconnected Mini-grids – Ifeanyi Orajaka, Director, GVE, Nigeria. Success Story of the National Integrated Power Project – Chiedu Ugbo, MD/CEO NDPHC (tbc). Hybrid Energy Solutions for Telecommunications Infrastructure – Engr. Femi Arosanyin, CCO, IHS Towers, Nigeria (tbc). Improving Distributed Energy with Gas Systems...
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Chiedu Ugbo

Evening Meal & Energy Start-ups Live Pitch

Remarks by: Jadesola Rawa – Policy &Partnerships Associate, All On; Supported by All On & tbc
Jadesola Rawa

5th Energy Innovation Contest Finals & Awards

With 2-minutes video pitch of Top 10 energy ideas Lead sponsor: All-On; Co-sponsors: Power Africa & tbc

Innovation/Keynote Presentations (10 minutes each)

Innovations in Bio-energy Technologies – Dr. Tosin Somorin, Lecturer/Chancellor Fellow (Energy), Uni. of Strathclyde, UK. Maximising HVDC for Black Start and System Restoration – Dr. Oluwole Daniel Adeuyi, The National HVDC Centre, UK. Enabling Efficient Development of Future Networks – Stewart Reid, Head, Future Networks, SSEN, UK (via Skype).
stewart andrew reid
Stewart Andrew Reid, BA, CEng, FIET,
Dr. Tosin Somorin
Dr. Daniel Adeuyi

Hands-on Workshop Tasters

2 minutes presentation to describe each hands-on training By UNIDO; Power Africa NPSP; UK DIT; Strathclyde Uni & NEF

Hands-on Training Outline.

A. Energy Management for Industrial Systems – by UNIDO. To formally launch a GEF-funded energy management project in Nigeria. B. Power Africa Nigeria Power Sector Program – by USAID/Power Africa Nigeria Power Sector Program. This workshop is to report progress on the NPSP and facilitate knowledge sharing. C. Emerging Energy Technologies – by Schneider Electric, Nigeria. This workshop will demonstrate...
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Registration of Attendee Continues All attendees, speakers, and delegates will be duly registered and accredited by our Registration Verification team and direct each and every one of the registrants to their respective space.


Registration of attendee: All attendees, speakers, and delegates will be duly registered and accredited by our Registration Verification team and direct each and every one of the registrants to their respective space.