Left Menu
Development News Edition

Global Off-Grid Solar Forum & Expo 2020: 2nd day to focus on consumer protection, value

Devdiscourse News Desk | Nairobi | Updated: 20-02-2020 11:09 IST | Created: 19-02-2020 11:08 IST
Global Off-Grid Solar Forum & Expo 2020: 2nd day to focus on consumer protection, value
Global Off-Grid Solar Forum & Expo 2020. Image Credit: Devdiscourse News Desk

The second day of Global Off-Grid Solar Forum & Expo 2020 starts in Nairobi on Wednesday, February 19. Here we have some of the major session-titles with the names of some speakers below.

The first session titled 'Start –up financing: how can the sector address the pioneer gap question?' will witness speakers like Casper Sikkema, CEO and Co-founder, SolarWorks!; Sola Olarewaju, Head of Energy Access, Shell New Energies; Shazia Khan, CEO and Co-founder, EcoEnergy Global, etc.

Another session titled 'Vision 2030: finding the right electrification mix' will see the speakers like Kate Steel, Co-founder and COO, Nithio; Aaron Leopold, CEO, Africa Minigrid Developers Association; etc.

Another session titled 'The future of the solar lantern market' will witness speakers like John Keane, CEO, SolarAid / SunnyMoney; Simon Brossard, Project Manager, Hystra Consulting, et al.

Apart from the discussions on off-grid solar products and technologies, the second day of Global Off-Grid Solar Forum & Expo 2020 will have detailed discussions on 'how consumer protection is strengthening brands'. The participators in this event atre Michelle de Rijk, Investment Manager, DOEN Participaties BV; Simon Bransfield-Garth, CEO, Azuri Technologies Ltd. and Morrison Rwakakamba, Global Senior Director of Policy, Fenix International Inc.

Similar session is going to take place titled 'Open solar: a new paradigm to enhance consumer value and drive appliance market growth'. The speakers include Thibault Lesueur, Co-founder-CMO, Solaris Offgrid; Hugh Whalan, CEO, PEG Africa Ltd.; Nigel Preston, VP Product Management, Azuri Technologies; Makena Ireri, Manager CLASP and Drew Corbyn, Program Manager Consumer Protection and Technology, GOGLA.

Stay tuned to Live Discourse to get the live updates from the event.

Download The Devdiscourse News App for Latest News.


TRENDING

OPINION / BLOG / INTERVIEW

Maritime transport post-COVID 19: Disruptions ahead in business models, techno-investments, regulations

Cargo shipping is a crucial part of the global supply chains and is likely to become more resilient along with efforts to make supply chains resilient but cruise liners could face much more disruptive changes....

Asia-Pacific response to COVID-19 and climate emergency must build a resilient and sustainable future

... ...

Videos

Latest News

PM Modi recalls courage and righteousness of Jesus Christ on Good Friday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi remembered Jesus Christ on Good Friday, saying he devoted his life to serve othersLord Christ devoted his life to serving others. His courage and righteousness stand out and so does his sense of justice, Modi wr...

IPS officer sent on compulsory leave over Wadhawans' travel

Maharashtra government on Friday sent a senior IPS officer on compulsory leave for allowing DHFL promoters Kapil and Dheeraj Wadhawan to travel despite the ongoing lockdown, Home Minister Anil Deshmukh said. The bureaucrat had issued a lett...

NBA players to receive full April 15 paychecks - reports

NBA players will receive their full paychecks on April 15, US media reported, but salaries could be reduced as the league remains shut down amid the coronavirus pandemic. ESPN and the Philadelphia Inquirer were among the outlets citing leag...

Yankees top Forbes' list of richest MLB clubs

Major League Baseball may lose billions to the coronavirus shutdown, but its clubs appear to be on firm footing according to Forbes latest list of franchise values released. The financial publication estimated that 28 of 30 MLB clubs apprec...

Give Feedback