Speakers

NJ Ayuk

Chairman @ African Energy Chamber

NJ Ayuk

Bio

NJ Ayuk, JD, MBA is an internationally-acclaimed thought leader, lawyer, thinker, speaker and entrepreneur, who advises major companies on corporate strategies with a focus on investing in Africa’s future. He has a particular interest in facilitating the establishment of deals, joint ventures and cooperation structures that put the interest of African companies and citizens at the center of the negotiation table. By frequently advising African, national and international oil companies, but also oil service companies, financial institutions and public sector bodies across sub-Saharan Africa, NJ Ayuk has contributed to the creation of thousands of jobs across Africa and the building of strong domestic capacities across the energy value-chain. When NJ Ayuk guardian is not speaking and advising businesses in Africa, he is found with his three children and wife, Kelly.

Participating Talks

Breakout Session 1: Big Data & Technology Advancements in the Energy Sector: A journey to Cleaner Energy”

The Government has taken proactive measures to increase the levels of ICT penetration in Uganda. This includes the National Development Plan III, the digital transformation program, the National Broadband Policy and the Digital Uganda Vison. However, the uptake of internet use is still relatively low. Expert panelists shall advice on how Government and relevant regulatory bodies can reduce the costs of internet and bolster access to internet even in the most remote areas in the country. The panel shall also discuss the role of IXP regulation.