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Hydrogen – Africa’s Opportunity

22 Jun 2023
Boardroom 3
Stream 4

 Interactive Boardroom, Chatham House Rule - In partnership with Dii Desert Energy

Hydrogen for Export

  • Africa’s opportunity in the global hydrogen economy
  • What infrastructure is needed and which countries are in the best position to put develop hydrogen for export fast?
  • Developing sustainable ports for hydrogen.
  • Africa vs the Middle East: what lessons and technologies can be exchanged?
  • Overcoming challenges of distribution networks.
Anthony Giustini, Regional Managing Partner, Africa - Clifford Chance
Ad van Wijk, Professor of Future Energy System, TU Delft, Advisory Board Member - Dii Desert Energy 
Karim Badr, CEO Infrastructure & Utilities SubFund - Sovereign Fund of Egypt, Arab Republic of Egypt
Shirley Webber, Managing Principal: Coverage Head of Resources & Energy - Absa CIB
Cetin Nazikkol, CEO, Asia Pacific Africa - thyssenkrupp