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Wed,24May2017

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 AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK GROUP - Annual meetings
22-26 May 2017 | Ahmedabad, India - https://www.afdb.org/en/annual-meetings-2017
 altBy 2025, Africa aims to feed its fast growing population with its own production. What is more, the world will need Africa’s help to feed an extra two billion people in the coming generation. So making the right investments right now is crucial to unleash the huge potential of Africa’s farms and agribusinesses. The AfDB, as one of the leading investors in agriculture in the continent, has been firmly on track on how it has deployed US$5.5 billion in investments in the agriculture sector over five years to 2015, according to the new Development Effectiveness Review on Agriculture.
   
 GRI AFRICA SUMMIT 2017
30-31 May 2017 | Johannesburg, South Africa - https://www.griclub.org/event/world/gri-africa-summit-2017_187.html
 altGRI Africa Summit is a get-together of senior international and local real estate investors, developers and lenders. The collegial discussions enable you to interact and engage - much like an after-dinner conversation in your own living room. Identify like-minded peers, build relationships, and continue the conversation afterwards.
   
 Oil & Gas Council - NOC Assembly
12 June 2017 | Paris, France - http://www.oilandgascouncil.com/event/noc
 altAttracting 250 delegates, the NOC Assembly will be led by a world-class speaking faculty, focussing on the capital transformation of NOCs today, the emergence of new NOC players, the changing relationship between NOCs and the State and corporate development trends of NOCs.
   
 Oil & Gas Council - Africa Assembly
13-14 June 2017 | Paris, France - http://www.oilandgascouncil.com/conference/africa-assembly
 altThe Largest African Oil & Gas Finance & Investment Event. Attracting 800 delegates over 2 days the Africa Assembly is focused on hosting discussions that provide pragmatic and effective strategies for overcoming challenges within the African energy sector. The Assembly is built around an international audience, with an emphasis on thought leadership, corporate development and high-value networking. It is led by a world-class speaking faculty, focussing on strategy, leadership, financing, investment, capex and deal flow across the African O&G industry.
   
 CORPORATE COUNCIL ON AFRICA - U.S.-AFRICA BUSINESS SUMMIT
13-16 June 2017 | Washington, USA - http://www.ccausafricasummit.com
 altThe U.S. Stake in Africa: A Call for Greater Economic Engagement
The African market is changing. In the last five years, a combination of factors including fluctuating commodity prices, government policy, and unprecedented political events have presented businesses and investors in Africa with significant new challenges as well as new opportunities. Simultaneously, U.S. policy towards the continent is shifting under a new administration.
Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) will convene business and government leaders at its 11th biennial U.S.-Africa Business Summit in Washington, DC to discuss the challenges of doing business in Africa, proffer actionable solutions for businesses looking to seize opportunities, and advocate to shape effective U.S.-Africa trade and investment policies.
   
 Sino-European Entrepreneurs Summit
14 - 15 June 2017 | London, UK - http://www.seeschina.org
 altThe 8th Sino-European Entrepreneurs Summit (SEES) will be held at Grosvenor House on 14-15 June 2017, co-chaired by H.E. Long Yongtu, the Rt Hon. Gordon Brown and H.E. Jean-Pierre Raffarin.

200 of the foremost business, political and thought leaders from China will visit London to engage with their European counterparts. Their purpose in attending SEES is to explore two-way commercial partnerships and investment opportunities.

SEES is the premier platform for senior leaders to establish new relationships and extend existing partnerships.

Since 2008 SEES has been held seven times in London and Paris, attended annually by many of the largest companies and most influential entrepreneurs from China and Europe. It is a part of the Sino-International Entrepreneurs Summits (SIES), which includes the Sino-African Entrepreneurs Summit and Sino-Australasian Entrepreneurs Summit.
   
 8th Annual Ghana Summit, Oil, Gas, LNG & Power
22 - 23 June 2017 | Accra, Ghana - http://www.cwcghana.com
 altReturning to Accra on the 22 – 23 June 2017: The Summit presented in 2016 an unrivalled platform to meet, network and receive updates from the country’s leaders and industry players with the aim to drive Ghana’s oil, gas and power industries forward. The event was ceremonially opened by Hon. Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah, Minister of Petroleum. He stated that bold steps have been taken to drive the industry forward and he emphasised Ghana is on its way to prosperity with oil wealth.
   
 West Africa Com
12 July | Dakar, Senegal - https://tmt.knect365.com/west-africa-com
 altDeveloping win-win partnership to grow the West African Disgital Economy and bridge the Digital divide. West Africa Com 2017 will explore how the telco value chain can leverage its assets to deliver low cost broadband connectivity and digital services to the consumers and enterprises of West Africa.
   
 Africa Hotel Investment Forum
11-12 October | Kigali, Rwanda - http://www.africa-conference.com
 altThe Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) is attended by the highest calibre international hotel investors of any conference in Africa. It is the leading hotel investment conference that connects business leaders from the international and local markets, driving investment into tourism projects, infrastructure and hotel development across Africa.
   
 24thAfrica Oil Week
23-27 October 2017 | Cape Town, South Africa - http://www.africa-oilweek.com
 altThe 24th Africa Oil Week showcases leading corporate & independent players in Africa’s oil & gas upstream with focus on the Continents’ exploration, production & development portfolio.
   
 Africa Com - 20th anniversary
7-9 November 2017 | Cape Town, South Africa - https://tmt.knect365.com/africacom
 altThe largest African Telecoms, Media and Technology event in the World: 13,000 attendees, 450 exhibitors & 400 visionary speakers from across the entire digital ecosystem.
   
 Oil & Gas Council - MSGBC Bassin Summit and Exhibition
27-29 November 2017 | Dakar, Senegal - http://www.oilandgascouncil.com/conference/msgbc
 altStretching from Guinea to Mauritania, the MSGBC Basin has firmly established itself as a world-class petroleum resource in the last few years with major discoveries including the world's largest and second largest discoveries in 2014, 2015 and 2016 (in conjugate basin, Liza). With the full support of the Ministry of Energy (MEDER) and Petrosen, the MSGBC Basin Summit & Exhibition provides a valuable opportunity for anyone interested in West Africa, to develop a solid understanding of the prospects that exist in some of the world's most exciting plays. The latest industry updates will provide valuable insights, while Governments and NOCs across the North West African Atlantic Margin will gather to outline their industry development strategies, including details of the latest seismic surveys and timelines for bidding rounds. The Summit also provides a platform for countries in the region to outline their regulatory environments, technological requirements and local industry growth targets that are vital for international stakeholders to manage their investment decisions.
   
 Energy Council - West Africa Energy Assembly
January 2018 | Lagos, Nigeria - http://www.oilandgascouncil.com/conference/west-africa
 altA Major International Energy Investment Forum for West Africa. In January 2018 we look forward to returning to Lagos, for the third annual West Africa Energy Assembly. Once again we will be welcoming senior executives working in West Africa's Energy sector for pragmatic discussions on how those in the industry can work together to overcome challenges within the market. The West Africa Energy Assembly remains a must-attend energy event for thought leadership, market insight and high-end C-level networking. Whether you are looking for farm in partners, farm out partners, capital investment, financing, advisory work, business partners, or simply want to learn about the opportunities in the sector and expand your business network, this West Africa Energy conference is designed to deliver it all.

   


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