Keynote Speakers 2018

Roch Marc Christian Kaboré
Roch Marc Christian Kaboré President of Burkina Faso
Nana Akufo-Addo
Nana Akufo-AddoPresident of Ghana
Brigi Rafini
Brigi RafiniPrime Minister, Head of Government of the Republic of Niger
Audrey Pulvar
Audrey PulvarChairman of la Nature et l'Homme Foundation
Metsi Makhetha
Metsi Makhetha UN Resident Coordinator in Burkina Faso
Hani Salem Sonbol
Hani Salem Sonbol CEO of the International Islamic trade Finance Corporation (ITFC)
Christian Narcisse Adovelande
Christian Narcisse AdovelandePresident of the West African Development Bank (BOAD)
Donald Kaberuka
Donald KaberukaChairman of SouthBridge
Abdallah Boureima
Abdallah BoureimaPresident of the Commission of the West African Economic and Monetary Union

Speakers 2018

PANEL 1: The green economy in Africa: state of play, issues and challenges

 Guy Gweth
Guy Gweth President of the African Center for Competitive Intelligence (ACCI)
Batio Bassiere
Batio BassiereMinister of Environment, Green Economy and Climate Change of Burkina Faso
Abdoulaye Diop
Abdoulaye DiopSpecial Advisor to the Executive Secretary - African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF)
Tosi Mpanu-Mpanu
Tosi Mpanu-MpanuBoard member of Directors of the Green Climate Fund (GCF)
Alain Roger Coéfé
Alain Roger CoéféEconomist

PANEL 2: Financing the ecological transition in Africa: modalities and perspectives

Cyrille Nkontchou
Cyrille NkontchouFounder & Chairman of Enko Education | Founder & CEO of Enko Capital
Hadizatou Rosine Coulibaly Sori
Hadizatou Rosine Coulibaly SoriMinister of Economic and Finance Affairs of Burkina Faso
Jean-Pierre Ndoutoum
Jean-Pierre NdoutoumHead of Francophone Institut for Sustainable Development (IFDD)
Serge Marie Z. N’Guessan
Serge Marie Z. N’GuessanDeputy Director-General, for West Africa, of the African Development Bank
Adama Sanfo
Adama SanfoCEO Wendkuni Bank , Burkina Faso
Aïssata Diakité
Aïssata Diakité Founder and CEO of the Zabbaan Group

PANEL 3: Investing in Ecological Economy in Africa: Opportunities and Key Sectors

Nabi Souleymane Ouedraogo
Nabi Souleymane Ouedraogo Client Engagement Manager at Ecobank Burkina
Vincent Le Guennou
Vincent Le GuennouCo-CEO of Emerging Capital Partners (ECP)
Jane Nyakang’o
Jane Nyakang’o Managing Director National Cleaner Production Centre (KNCPC)
Youssef Travaly
Youssef TravalyVice-President of Next Einstein Forum (NEF)
Lamine Ouedraogo
Lamine Ouedraogo Director General of the Green Economy and Climate Change at Ministry of Environment of Burkina Faso
Adama Soro
Adama SoroCountry Manager Endeavour Mining Burkina