The East Africa Infrastructure Project Finance Conference is an annual forum that seeks to engage governments, multilateral agencies, financial institutions, infrastructure industry leaders, contractors, investors and project owners on how best to prepare and structure resilient and sustainable infrastructure projects so as to attract more investment into the African continent.
Building on the theme "Efficient project structuring for sustainable financing of infrastructure projects in Africa", the forum will seek to explore the challenges and emerging issues around structuring and financing of infrastructure projects in Africa and possible solutions that can fast track the modernization of infrastructure in Africa and accelerate the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.
The Conference will also explore policy and regulatory reforms, possible ways to improve the infrastructure project development and selection processes and how Africa can improve the investment environment for Infrastructure. In addition, the Conference will explore the different financing vehicles available for Africa and how the continent can position to accelerate the uptake of those facilities.
Besides the Conference, the InfraShowcase venue will provide a platform to showcase the African infrastructure project pipeline and the different products and services offered by the different stakeholders in the industry. The InfraConnect that will be powered by the Jublia application will enhance networking and matchmaking before, during and after the Conference.