5 Nov 2018 - 6 Nov 2018 / Rwanda

Agenda

The event agenda's time zone is EET.

Mon
5 Nov 2018
08:00 – 09:00
Registration
09:00 – 10:00
Official Opening of Rwanda Sustainable Energy Week 2018
  • Energy Private Developers Rwanda – Dr. Ivan Twagirashema (Chairman)
  • Clean Cooking Alliance – Dymphna van der Lans (CEO)
  • The Netherlands Ambassador to Rwanda – Frédérique de Man
  • EU Delegation Ambassador to Rwanda – Nicola Bellomo
  • Ministry of Infrastructure Rwanda  Amb. Claver Gatete

     

10:00 – 10:30
Coffee / Tea Networking Break
10:30 – 11:15
Policy Perspective “Innovative approaches for Governments to build the clean cooking sector: Policy objectives, incentives, and constraints”.
  • Clean Cooking Alliance – Daniel Wanjohi (Moderator)
  • Ministry of Infrastructure Rwanda – Robert Nyamvumba
  • Private Sector Foundation Uganda – Geoffrey Ssebuggwawo
  • President’s Office of Regional and Local Government Tanzania – Lucy Ssendi 
  • Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Ethiopia – Yimeslal Tefera
  • Inclusive Business and Consultancy (IB&C) - Anicet Munyehirwe
  • Practical Action Kenya - Jechoniah Kitala
11:15 – 11:45
Q & A
11:45 – 12:15
A zoom-in onto Rwanda’s clean cooking sector
12:15 – 13:15
Networking Lunch
13:15 – 14:45
Business perspective “Building a scalable business delivering clean cooking solutions: challenges and opportunities”
  • The Global LPG Partnership (GLPGP) – Richenda van Leeuwen (Moderator)
  • Société Pétrolière (SP) Rwanda – Yves Legruz
  • Burn Manufacturing – Peter Scott
  • Mimi Moto – Anne Osinga
  • Envirofit – David Small
  • KopaGas – Seb Rodriguez
14:45 – 15:00
Q & A
15:00 – 15:30
Coffee / Tea Networking Break
15:30 – 16:30
Investor perspective “Unlocking international and local investment capital: guidance for businesses and governments”
  • Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme Finance Catalyst – Jeannetta Craigwell-Graham (Moderator)
  • Acumen – Leslie Labruto
  • FMO – Rosemarijn van der Meij
  • Osprey Foundation – Louis Boorstin
  • Energy Access Ventures – Paras Patel
  • Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) – Brian O'Hanlon
16:30 – 17:00
Q & A
Tue
6 Nov 2018
07:30 – 08:30
Humanitarian Perspective “Bringing clean cooking to displaced populations” (Optional session)
08:30 – 08:45
Recap and introduction of the second day
  • Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme – Jan Cloin
08:45 – 09:45
Market developer perspective “Building a BoP clean cooking industry: Lessons learned from building the market with TA and grants”
  • Shell Corporation – Linda Boll (Moderator)
  • Energising Development (EnDev) – Marcel Raats
  • OTAGO – Carlo Figa Talamanca
  • Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF) – Victor Ndiege
  • ENEA – Madeleine Post-Legendre
  • Energy and Environment Partnership (EEP) – Lauri Tuomaala
  • Clean Cooking Alliance – Peter George
09:45 – 10:00
Q & A
10:00 – 11:00
The road to investment: stories from the region
  • Clean Cooking Alliance – Kwesi Sarpong (Moderator)
  • Inyenyeri – Eric Reynolds
  • Bboxx – Amaury  Fastenakels
  • KOKO Networks – Greg Murray 
  • SimGas – Sanne Castro
11:00 – 11:15
Q & A
11:15 – 11:45
Coffee / Tea Networking Break
11:45 – 12:45
Innovative financing “Results-based financing and other innovative financing structures to grow the clean cooking sector”
  • SNV – Martijn Veen (Moderator)
  • SNV – Josh Sebastian
  • Equity Bank – Eric Naivasha
  • African Clean Energy (ACE) – Judith Walker
  • BIX Capital – Jeroen Blum
  • World Bank Ci-Dev – Zijun Li
12:45 – 13:00
Q & A
13:00 – 13:15
Concluding remarks
  • Clean Cooking Alliance – Peter George
  • Energy Private Developers Rwanda –  Dr. Ivan Twagirashema (Chairman)
13:15 – 14:15
Networking Lunch
14:15 – 14:30
Introduction to Matchmaking Session
14:30 – 16:30
B2B Matchmaking Session
Matchmaking
16:30 – 17:30
Networking Cocktail
The event agenda's time zone is EET.