The Africa Energy Forum


The Africa Energy Forum (aef) is the global investment conference & exhibition for Africa’s energy, infrastructure & industrial sectors. aef 2020 arrives in Amsterdam, the Netherlands from 20-22 October 2020.

Under the overarching theme “Investment & Impact,” the Africa Energy Forum’s 2020 programme will put sustainable development and the impact of power projects under the spotlight.

The agenda is available to download below. Please note: sessions and speakers are subject to change as we work to reconfirm content in light of our new dates and location.

The Africa Energy Yearbook

The official publication of the Africa Energy Forum, the Yearbook contains:

-    Industry insight articles giving perspectives on specific regions
-    Analysis pieces on trends in technology, energy transition and sustainability
-    Thought-leadership articles from influential decision-makers
-    Interviews with energy ministers from across the continent
-    Surveys indicating sector trends and policy opinion


Missed us last year? Watch the full highlights from aef 2019 in Lisbon

Watch the aef2.0 broadcasts

EnergyNet delivered aef2.0 this summer – a free-to-attend series of daily digital broadcasts and roundtables with industry leaders from the aef community.

Taking place on the previous dates of the Forum (30th June – 3rd July), aef2.0 was underpinned by the theme: ‘Investment & Impact - Out of Response and Into Recovery.'


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