We would like to formally invite members of IEEE Nigeria Section to consider participating at the 3rd Nigeria Energy Forum (NEF2018) on 17-18 April 2018, at the Landmark Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria. The forum is a capacity building, training and development programme for policymakers, business leaders, energy innovators, professional engineers, industry experts and academics in Nigeria and other African countries. Please see the attached agenda for details.
- NEF2018 has a focus on improving efficiency, access, and investments in the energy sector. The confirmed keynote speakers at the NEF2018 include Mr. Mustapha Bakkoury, President, Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy, Dr. Fuad Siala, Senior Advisor, OPEC Fund for International Development, Austria, Adeola Adenikinju, University of Ibadan, Nigeria and Mr. Yuri Tsitrinbaum, CEO, Lumos Nigeria.
- Over 150 participants are expected to attend the forum, which will also feature 4 top-class hands-on capacity building workshops on Energy Management Systems, by the U.N. Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO);Flexible Integrated Energy Research Collaboration, by FLEXIS Project, Cardiff University, UK; Smart Electricity Distribution by Siemens, Nigeria, and Solar PV Installation and Maintenance by ASteven International. Organised by young researchers and academics from the UK in collaboration with the Nigerian Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and the European Regional Development Fund, please find enclosed the team profiles and conference briefing note.
- The discounted registration fees for local delegates is N35,000 naira only and attendee registration details are available at the official conference portal at thenef.org/register.