U.S Africa Energy Forum organisers confirms new dates

The highly anticipated U.S.-Africa Energy Forum (USAEF) 2021 organized by Energy Capital & Power (ECP) and the African Energy Chamber’s U.S. Africa Committee  will shift its event dates to December 9-10, 2021, as it emerges as the premier platform for bilateral trade and investment.

According to the event organisers, the news dates will better align with COVID-19 health and safety protocols.
The two-day summit will serve as the premier platform for connecting U.S. companies and partners to the African energy sector; and has confirmed the attendance of seven African energy ministers.

Confirmed featured speakers include H.E. Gabriel Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea; H.E. Aissatou Sophie Gladima, Minister of Petroleum and Energy of Senegal; Hon. Puot Kang Chol, Minister of Petroleum of South Sudan; Hon. John Munyes, Cabinet Secretary of the Ministry of Petroleum and Mining of Kenya; Hon. Jadeen Ali Abed Hassan, Minister of Energy and Petroleum of Sudan; Hon. Abdirashid Mohamed Ahmed, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources of Somalia; and the Minister of Energy of Zambia.

In a statement, James Chester, Director senior director at ECP said the USAEF 2021 is a business-to-business forum that will advance an agenda of sustainable investment in petroleum, clean energy, power infrastructure and mineral resource sectors across the continent.

“USAEF 2021 is shaping up to be one of the most dynamic events in African energy history, not only granting exclusive access to investment opportunities across the continent, but also engaging with leading U.S. innovators, financiers and renewable developers. We are honored to host this event in the City of Houston, in which progressive leadership and a burgeoning clean-tech industry have established the City has a pivotal player in the global energy transition,” he said.

USAEF 2021 is shaping up to be one of the most dynamic events in African energy history.

“A shift in dates to December will enable USAEF 2021 to attract diverse, high-level participation from all of the major energy players and position the African energy sector for a robust 2022 ahead, ” Chester added.

ECP invites media partners, delegates, speakers and sponsors to visit www.USAfricaEnergy.com or contact James Chester at james@energycapitalpower.com to secure their participation.



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