THIRD AFRICA SMART GRID FORUM

Including Free Pre-conference seminars and tutorials for forum delegates only
1-4 OCTOBER 2018

Draft program

- Click here to download FRENCH Draft Programme pdf file.
- Click here to download ENGLISH Draft Programme pdf file.
Side meeting program

- Standards to Promote Grid Interoperability
October 1, 2018 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Kigali Radisson

Click here to download Standards to Promote Grid Interoperability Programme pdf file.

- October 2, 2018
09:00-12:30: IEC/AFSEC Seminar on Low voltage DC technology, standards and its role in enabling electricity access in Africa – Facilitated by IEC Ambassador Vimal Mahendru, supported by members of AFSEC.
13:30-16:30: Tutorial - telecommunications network infrastructure for enabling of smart grid - Zwelandile Mbebe– Member of Cigre SC D2

Click here to download detail program pdf file.
Speakers
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IEC Ambassador for Smart Energy &

Recipient of the IEC 2011 Lord Kelvin award, he currently chairs the IEC Systems Committee on Smart Energy and PC 118: Smart Grid User Interface, and has in the past... More

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System Architect GE Grid Solutions &

is a System Architect for GE Grid Solutions, where he guides the architectures for GE smart grid systems. Accordingly, Robby divides his time between... More

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Senior Lecturer and the Head of Electrical/Electronic Engineering Department in Accra Technical University

A Graduate (MSc/MPhil) Supervisor/External Assessor at the Faculty of Telecommunications, Ghana Technology University College (GTUC) and an External... More

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Hardware Systems Architect at Landis+Gyr, Northfields, UK &

Roland has over 35 years in setting standards in the utility metering industry, with specific experience of African and European conditions. He is a GB expert on... More

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Electrical Superintendent, Technical Services at Kipevu Thermal Power Plant, Mombasa Kenya &

Graduated from Salford University, Manchester UK in 2015 with MSc. Advanced Control Systems and from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology... More

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South African representative for CIGRE D2 &

Zwelandile Mbebe has degrees from the University of Durban Westville and the University of KwaZulu Natal. He started his career as a lecturer while studying for... More

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Chairman of the eThekwini Electric Utility’s Smart Grid workgroup &

currently holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal (former Durban-Westville). He is employed by the eThekwini... More

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Snr Director, Standards & Technology IEEE Senior Member &

Sri has been associated with the IEEE Standards Association and the IEEE India office for the past 6 years with focus on the emerging technology programs within the IEEE-SA... More

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Master of Science in Information Technology &

Software engineer with five years’ experience looking to work in the mobile financial services sector.Self-driven and takes initiative. Designed and developed payments... More

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Master of Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering &

An engineer driven by a desire to effect change in society, especially through provision of necessities like energy access... More

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System Control Engineer up to 1989 my job description &

Graduated in KHARTOUM POLYTECHNIC, joined National Electricity co. in 1980. I WORK as System Control Engineer... More

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Strategic partnerships & Technology solutions Manager at EDF International Networks

Eléonore Chabod is Strategic partnerships & Technology solutions Manager within EDF International Networks, a subsidiary of EDF group... More

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dynamic Electrical and Automation Engineer &

NGOGA Bagirishya Julius is a dynamic Electrical and Automation Engineer from Rwanda. He graduated from Xi'an Jiaotong University... More

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SGCC project in IoT for distribution network, as one of the key research member

Received his Master’s degree in the University of Birmingham in 2009. After 2 years work in the university... More

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Renewable energy electricity subsector of Ghana

Ing Seth Mahu has over 15 years of experience in renewable energy project development, policy formulation and implementation... More

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Senior Advisor in the Eskom Research

Mr. Shawn Papi is a Senior Advisor in the Eskom Research, Testing & Development Business Unit, and has over 8 years’ experience... More