CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS
PARTNERS & SPONSORS:
The following are some of the organisations that have supported and sponsored Rich Africa Initiatives
RichAfrica Summit 2017
RAISE2017 is an African-led thought-leadership platform on advancing regional integration, growth and industrialisation through strategic partnerships with the private sector via results-driven dialogue, investment promotion and project showcasing.
Themed, ‘Transforming Africa: Investing in Regional Integration’, the symposium will explore how to strengthen regional partnerships as well as the role of the private sector in the acceleration and implementation of regional and national infrastructure development, and the achievement of the African Union’s Agenda 2063.
A Brochure for RAISE can be found here.
EXECUTIVE WORKSHOP ON PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP 2016
RichAfrica organised a successful workshop on Public-Private Partnership in Swakopmund, Namibia, which was facilitated by leading PPP Experts including NortonRoseFulbright, Mott MacDonald and the University of Pretoria.
NAMIBIA’S 2ND INTERNATIONAL OIL AND GAS CONFERENCE 2014
RichAfrica hosted Namibia’s 2nd International Oil and Gas Conference on 17 – 19 September 2014 in Windhoek, Namibia. Themed ‘Unlocking and Optimising Our Resource Potential’ with a special focus on exploration, energy and investment, the conference focused was a success and attracted more than 200 participants. Some of the guest speakers included the Hon. Minister Isak Katali of Mines and Energy, Hon Minister Calle Schlettwein of Trade and Industry as well as Mrs. Brigitte Radebe, South African businesswoman and mining mogul. The event was sponsored by Tullow Oil, Shell, Murphy Oil & Gas, OMV to name a few.
Hon. Minister Isak Katali of Mines and Energy
Hon. Minister Calle Schleittwein of Trade and Industry
Bridgette Motsepe Radebe, Executive Chairperson of Mmakau Mining
Immanuel Mulunga -Petroleum Commissioner, Ministry of Mines & Energy
Bridgette Radebe & Selma Shimutwikeni
Paulinus Shilamba, Managing Director of NamPower
NAMIBIA 1ST INTERNATIONAL OIL AND GAS CONFERENCE 2012
With the endorsement of the Government of Namibia, RichAfrica conceptualised and organised Namibia’s 1st International Oil and Gas Conference on 6th – 7th September 2012 in Windhoek,Namibia. ‘The Road to Discovery and Beyond’ was the theme of the inaugural event and it aimed to explore the implications, opportunities and challenges associated with the discovery of petroleum resources in Namibia. The speakers included leading international and national experts, and industry players. The successful event was sponsored by BP, Chariot Oil & Gas and PwC and attracted more than 250 participants.
Selma Shimutwikeni, RichAfrica
Kahijoro Kahuure, Permanent Secretary, Mines & Energy
Gaspar Andre, RichAfrica
International Experts: Prof. Jacqueline Lang Weaver, Norman Nadorff, Scott Gaille, Dr. Charles Phillip McPherson, Francisco Simao, David Johnston, Prof. Owen L. Anderson, Dr. Sergei Vinogradov and Selma Shimutwikeni