Africa Energy Week announces dates for 2023

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Africa Energy Week announces dates for 2023 – Road to Cape Town
14.11.2022 / 17:30 CET/CEST
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Africa Energy Week Announces 2023 dates – Road to Cape Town

The African Energy Week 2023 conference and expo, which runs from October 16-20, will bring together African energy policymakers, companies and investors with global partners to address the challenges of the oil and gas industry of the continent and seize the opportunities.

The African Energy Chamber (AEC) – the voice of the energy sector in Africa – is proud to announce that Africa Energy Week (AEW) ( – the first African event for the oil and gas sector – will return in 2023 from October 16th to 20th to stimulate the growth of the energy sector in Africa and to abolish energy poverty on the continent by 2030.

After a successful 2022 edition, AEW 2023 – the official venue where the entire hydrocarbon ecosystem of Africa will be discussed and optimized – will build on discussions held, agreements signed, partnerships formed and relationships cemented. in 2022 to maximize energy investments across the continent’s energy. while paving the way for free markets and increased private sector participation in the expansion of the energy sector.

Bringing together African presidents, ministers, public and private sector representatives, energy companies and investors as well as global partners, AEW 2023 is the official venue for the continent’s energy market players to meet. , be inspired and continue to create an enabling environment to maximize energy investments for a secure energy future. We will sign other contracts this year.

Investments in fossil fuels, including oil and gas by developed countries, including G20 members, increased by 16% to $693 billion in 2021, penetration in Africa has been and continues to grow be limited by the policies related to the energy transition implemented by some of these countries, yet the continent suffers heavily from chronic energy shortages and high fuel prices.

In this regard, AEW 2023 will promote Africa as a global energy investment destination and address the continued underinvestment and difficult financial conditions in the African market. AEW 2023 aims to ensure that Africa reduces its overreliance on external finance and energy imports while meeting its growing energy needs by harnessing local resources.

AEW 2023 will make a strong case for the role Africa’s hydrocarbon resources play in improving access to energy and driving socio-economic developments across the continent.

Through high-level roundtables, networking forums, technical workshops, one-on-one meetings, projects, technology and partnership launches, and more, AEW 2023 will explore business, agreements, and political necessities for that Africa maximizes the exploitation, development and monetization of its oil. and gas resources for energy mix diversification, job creation, industrialization and energy security.

“The Chamber is proud to host AEW 2023 in partnership with industry players and government officials as part of our efforts to continue to fight for Africa’s energy independence and security. As the number of people living in energy poverty in Africa continues to rise, we believe that Africa has and must harness its entire energy base, including oil, gas, hydropower and renewable energies. renewables, to move away from poverty and development,” says NJ Ayuk, Executive Chairman of the AEC.

Distributed by APO Group for African Energy Week (AEW).

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About Africa Energy Week (AEW):

AEW 2023 is the AEC’s annual conference, exhibition and networking event. AEW 2023 brings together African energy players with international investors and partners to drive industry growth and development and promote Africa as an energy investment destination.

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