Events & Training for November 2016

Capture UK Energy Storage Conference 2016

01 November 2016

Capture 2016 will address the role for energy storage in the new energy infrastructure, and consider the latest developments, strategies and opportunities within UK energy storage.

Milton Keynes, UK

Unlocking Solar Capital: Africa

01 November 2016 - 02 November 2016

Unlocking Solar Capital: Africa, Solarplaza’s 7th event on the continent, will bring together hundreds of representatives from development banks, investment funds, solar developers, IPPs, EPCs & other solar stakeholders. Throughout the two days of the program, there will be plenary sessions to tackle the overarching topics & issues and in-depth parallel sessions to focus on 3 different segments. 300+ executives connect and engage in in-depth discussions to solve Africa’s solar energy funding gap - and get projects realized.

Nairobi, Kenya

4th International Conference on Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development

01 November 2016 - 03 November 2016

The 4th International Conference on Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development aims at providing a platform for researchers, engineers, scientists and academicians as well as industrial professionals from all over the world to present their research contribution and development activities in energy sector. EESD’16 provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish business or research relations and to find global partners for future collaboration. The EESD’16 conference offers a track of quality R&D updates from key experts and provides an opportunity in bringing in the new and novel techniques and possibilities that will contribute to Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development in future. EESD’16 conference is tailored for everyone to meet face-to-face and discuss a wide spectrum of recent research trends and developments in the emerging technologies in market, whilst keeping in mind the industrial objective of sustainable development growth for Asia.

Jamshoro, Pakistan

Africa Renewable Energy Leaders’ Summit

02 November 2016 - 03 November 2016

The Africa Renewable Energy Leaders' Summit (ARELS), will bring together some of the most influential minds in the renewable energy industry. It will be a two days of thought-provoking environment for group dialogues, impactful break-out sessions, government keynote sessions, and much more. Don't miss the chance to be among leaders and get exclusive industry insights. The conference will give investors access into the Renewable Energy market in East Africa where policy makers will discuss the future of Renewables in East Africa and how investor can enter this hot market.

Nairobi, Kenya

Windaba 2016

02 November 2016 - 04 November 2016

Windaba Conference and Exhibition is Africa’s Premier Wind Energy conference. This 6th annual event is once again proudly brought to you by the South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA) in partnership with the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). A fixture on the international wind energy business calendar, Windaba has become a ‘must attend’ event for all stakeholders involved in wind energy value chain on the African continent and South Africa in particular. Windaba showcases the business of wind in South Africa with the view of assisting participants and exhibitors in achieving their strategic business objectives. Our team strive to keep the event dynamic and relevant. The daily conference programme is designed to ensure that wind energy professionals are afforded several platforms to network formally and informally.

Cape Town, South Africa

Africa Renewable Energy Forum

02 November 2016 - 04 November 2016

The Africa Renewable Energy Forum, held under the umbrella of the UN COP22 Climate Change Conference, aims to utilise the outcomes of COP21 and COP22 as a springboard to continued investment and African growth. It will also strategically create a COP22 legacy for Africa as the annual leading renewable energy gathering of governments, energy, environment and finance ministries, national utilities, regulators and rural electrification agencies across the continent, along with Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) and private sector investors.

Marrakesh, Morocco

2016 Sino – EU Bio-Natural Gas Summit

03 November 2016 - 05 November 2016

2016 is the beginning year of China’s 13th Five-Year Plan, is the important year to recognize, adapt and guide the “new normal” of energy development and to improve and upgrade the energy structure. China plans to vigorously develop Bio-natural Gas and establish 50 Bio-Natural Gas Demonstration Counties during the 13th FYP, within new incentive policies, market conditions and advanced technical and environmental standard. 2016 Sino – EU Bio-Natural Gas Summit gathers leading experts, researchers, public authorities, representatives from international organizations, industries, financial institutes, donors and NGOs.

Beijing, China

Brazil International Renewable Energy Congress

07 November 2016 - 10 November 2016

Brazil is the largest Latin American economy with the biggest power market in the region, and has a greater capacity for wind and solar power than the installed capacity of all other Latin American countries combined. BIREC is the must-attend event for domestic and international decision makers looking to develop, grow and succeed in the Brazilian wind and solar energy markets. This event includes technical workshops which will explore the latest innovations for wind and solar in Brazil and serve practical lessons for superior O&M strategy. Also included is a 1-day BIREC Finance Summit provides extensive expertise on a range of project financing challenges. With 74% attendees Director-level and above, you can be sure of meeting the key decision-makers.

São Paulo, Brazil

Power Week

07 November 2016 - 11 November 2016

Designed for the global electric power & energy industry, POWER WEEK provides 5 days of networking opportunities, consisting of 2-day conference as the focal event, 3 workshops, 2 supplementary masterclasses, multiple case studies, expert views, and valuable insights on market outlook. Meet your industry peers from electricity regulators, national power companies, renewable & IPPs, investors and suppliers - all at one platform. It would serve as an opportunity to engage with top industry players from around the globe. With the vast range of participants at this exclusive event, learn about the success strategies and pitfalls of well-known power projects, through our intense case studies. With valuable insights on policy & regulations, technology innovations for generation / transmission / distribution, environmental impacts, fuel supply sources, renewable / hydro / nuclear / gas to power developments, power trading, IPP projects, investment & financing, power contracts & negotiations and many more from C-level expert speakers & attendees, POWER WEEK is certainly an event not to be missed!


HydroTech Caucasus 2016

09 November 2016 - 10 November 2016

This is the third time Green World will be coming to Tbilisi to host the 3rd annual HydroTech Caucasus expo and forum. The event has grown into the most important annual gathering of regional and international hydro energy experts in the whole of Caucasus and keeps attracting more and more participants, with over 200 taking part in 2015. This year the event includes significant hydro industry presence from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iran and even larger presence of hydro energy experts from Turkey, more networking time and larger expo area. We remain fully focused on hydro energy deployment in the region, from micro through large-scale installations and keep the event delivering unparalleled B2B networking with the biggest names in the region.

Tbilisi, Georgia

6th Annual New Energy Forum, NEF-Qingdao 2016

10 November 2016 - 12 November 2016

NEF-2016 comprises four parallel tracks: Solar Energy, Nuclear Energy, Hydrogen Energy, and Bio-energy. The programme highlights recent breakthroughs and successes in these fields.

Qingdao, China

Venice 2016: 6th International Symposium on Energy from Biomass and Waste

14 November 2016 - 17 November 2016

The aim of the Venice 2016 Symposium is to focus on the advances made in the application of technologies for energy recovery from biomass and waste and to encourage discussion in these fields. The previous edition of the Symposium, held in 2014, was attended by over 500 scientists and operators from approximately 54 different countries. The sixth edition of the Symposium will feature three days of scientific presentations and one day of guided technical tours at biochemical and thermochemical plants. Six parallel oral sessions, poster sessions and an exhibition by companies working in the field will also be included. There is an expected attendance of over 600 delegates.

Venice, Italy

Turkey International Renewable Energy Congress

28 November 2016 - 01 December 2016

TIREC unites those committed to Turkey’s renewable energy sector, intent on ensuring development continues at pace and existing projects deliver optimal returns. The 3-day agenda includes 80 in-depth interviews with senior sector representatives, as well as extensive business matchmaking opportunities. TIREC will help you develop the strategies and partnerships needed to play your part as Turkey’s renewable sector goes from strength-to-strength.

Istanbul, Turkey


30 November 2016 - 02 December 2016

Covering 4 exciting and upcoming Latin American markets and bringing together over 150+ business contacts, ANDREC is a 3 day premium business event all organised for you so you can focus on learning about exciting and emerging renewable energy markets across the Andes; meet key stakeholders and local experts from the regions’ emerging renewable energy sector; uncover potential project opportunities; build your network & establishing on-the-ground partnerships across the entire value chain. This event will focus on the renewable energy markets in Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador and Columbia.

Lima, Peru