NEF 2020 Agenda

Day 1
09 Apr 2019
Day 2
10 Apr 2019
Day 3
01 Apr 2020
Day 4
02 Apr 2020

Q&A Chaired by Dr. Oluwole Daniel Adeuyi, Simulation Engineer, The National HVDC Centre, UK and Conference Chair.

>>>>>>>>>>Followed by NEF2019 Opening Ceremony Photo Session<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
Dr. Daniel Adeuyi

Technical Presentations 1 (6 minutes each with PowerPoint)

Anthony Carr
Engr. Wudil
Mr Bolade Soremekun
Mr Chukwudi Tochukwu Umezulora
Hannah Kabir
Ifeanyi Odoh
Ed Ubong

Building Prosperity Beyond the Grid

Eligible Customer and Meter Asset Provider Status– TSG. Wudil, AGM (Networks/Engineering Standards), NERC. Sustainable Energy Solutions for Small and Medium Enterprises – Tony Carr, CEO, StarSight, Nigeria. Renewable, Energy, Networks – Empowering Livelihoods – Hannah Kabir, CEO, Creeds Energy, Nigeria. Self-healing grids & the future of Smart grids in Nigeria – Ifeanyi Odoh, Head Bus. Dev., Global Strategy, Schneider Electric...
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13:30 – 14:45

Lunch 1 and Networking Break 1

Investing in Grid Modernization

Upscaling Clean Energy Finance – Adesola Alli, Head Renewable Energy, Sterling Bank, Nigeria. Unlocking Power Generation through Grid Modernization – Josh Egba, U.S. Trade and Development Agency (tbc). Enhanced Frequency Control on Transmission Networks – Usman Gor, CEO, Transmission Company of Nigeria (tbc). Financing Africa’s Power Infrastructure – Dozie Okpalaobieri, Energy Policy & Regulations Specialist, African Development Bank (tbc). Innovative...
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15:45 – 16:00

Networking Break 2 (supported by ElectriFI, EU-funded project)

Maximizing Smart Grid Technologies

Transforming Community Energy Systems – Kunle Kudaisi, Head, Community Infrastructure Projects, SPDC, Nigeria. Solar Technologies for Smart Grid Applications – Sam Ogunniyi, Sales Manager, Nigeria, Jinko Solar. Data Management for Sustainable Electrification – Milos Karic, Electrication Planning Advisor, Nig. Energy Support Prog., GIZ. Developing Reliable and Cost-Effective Grids – Chibueze Ekeh, Managing Consultant, EMRC, Nigeria. Enabling Interconnected Mini-Grids– Alex Obiechina,...
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Engr. Wudil

Registration

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.

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

Invited Keynote Presentations (12 minutes each)

Energy: Why it is important and the way forward – Dr. Wiebe Boer, CEO, All On, Nigeria. Regulations, Competition, Tariffs: Rebuilding Trust in the Electricity Industry – Prof. J. Momoh, CEO, NERC. Advancing the EU-Nigeria Sustainable Energy Cooperation – H.E. Ambassador Ketil Karlsen, Head of EU Delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS Re-engineering Nigeria’s Energy Infrastructure – Engr. Funsho Adebayo, NIEEE,...
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Pro J Momoh
Prof. James A. Momoh
Engr. Funsho Adebayo
H.E. Ambassador Ketil Karlsen
Dr Boer
Dr. Wiebe Boer

A: Grid Modernization (Moderator: Ify Malo, Dir., Power for All.)

Innovative Finance Schemes for Grid Reinforcement – Koide Takumi, Japan International Cooperation Agency, Nigeria. Financing Africa’s Power Infrastructure – Dozie Okpalaobieri, Energy Sector Specialist, African Development Bank. Investment Framework for Electricity Networks– Tunde Gbajumo, Deputy Chief of Party, Nigeria Power Sector Program, Power Africa. Integrated Electrification Planning & Investments – Caroline Eboumbou, Africa Energy Director, Rockeffeler Foundation (TBC).

B Distributed Generation (Moderator: Heather Onoh, CEO, SGI)

The Electrification Financing Initiative (ElectriFI): Investing in Off-grid and Captive Power Projects in Nigeria – Quentin Antoine, Senior Investment Officer, ElectriFI, EU-funded project managed by EDFI. Upscaling Clean Energy Finance – Adesola Alli, Head Renewable Energy, Sterling Bank, Nigeria. Equity Investment Schemes for Off-grid Schemes – Olu Verheijen, CEO, Persistent Energy Capital, Nigeria. Deconstructing Market Barriers for Solar Projects –...
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Registration

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.

Innovation/Keynote Presentations (10 minutes each)

Use of Real-Time Simulation in Caithness-Moray HVDC Project – Oluwole. D. Adeuyi, The National HVDC Centre, UK.   Mobilizing Renewable Energy Investments – Ilham Talab, GET. Invest, European-multi-donor programme. Clean Energy Networks: Keeping the Lights On – Ifeanyi Orajaka, Director, GVE, Nigeria.  

Hands-on Training Tasters (5 minutes presentation to describe each hands-on training)

By ElectriFI, Schneider Electric, Sterling Bank, IEEE (tbc).

Hands-on Training Outline.

The Electrification Financing Initiative (ElectriFI): Nigeria Window Launch Event – by ElectriFI. an EU-funded project. This workshop will formally launch the €30 million EU-funded investment window for RE developers in Nigeria with focus on off-grid and captive power projects (confirmed). Digital Energy Management in Commercial and Industrial Facilities – by Schneider Electric. This practical workshop will focus on design guidelines...
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