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

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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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