SOLARPLAZA EVENT TRACK RECORD

As a professional solar event organizer, Solarplaza has hosted over 90 events in 30 countries around the world, ranging from exploratory trade missions in emerging markets to large-scale conferences with 450+ participants.

We've successfully organized market-focused conferences in countries around the world, including events in emerging markets like Senegal, South Africa, Mexico, Panama, India and Thailand. Apart from that, we've also hosted many in-depth topic-focused events. These have ranged from events diving into financing for developing countries, conferences on crowdfunding for renewables and specific financing structures like yieldcos; to technical events on operations & maintenance and asset management.

AFRICAN TRACK RECORD

Solarplaza has organized 8 previous events on the African continent:


2017
The Solar Future Nigeria

Lagos

“A great event for the Solar industry in Nigeria. The conference was very well organised offering rich content and excellent networking opportunities. We look forward to taking part next year!” - Marketing Director /// Solynta

2016
Unlocking Solar Capital Africa

Nairobi

“If you want to network with those deeply involved in this nascent industry, then this is the conference to attend.” - Managing Director /// Sunspot Solar Energy

2016
Solar Finance Solutions Africa

Johannesburg

“An enriching experience, very professional and highly friendly environment.Solarplaza keeps up with the pace, for me it’s THE reference.” - Business Developer /// Vergnet

2015
Solar/Diesel Africa

Johannesburg

“Business oriented, worthwhile, relevant and well executed event. Must attend.” - Director /// Capvert Energie

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2014
Competitive Solar Solutions: West Africa

Dakar

“Well-organized and time-saving: concentrating in one single room decision makers and institution representatives in order to bring business forward” - Export Manager /// FIMER

2014
The Solar Future: South Africa

Johannesburg

“One-stop shop information exchange venue for all aspects of the South African PV industry” - Managing Director /// Solsquare

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2013
The Solar Future: South Africa

Cape Town

“A great opportunity to meet key industry players in one place - unmissable” - Director Africa /// OST Energy

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2012
The Solar Future: South Africa

Johannesburg

“To the point - getting the key players to answer relevant questions” - Director /// CES Group

MAKING SOLAR BANKABLE

Watch the Making Solar Bankable After movie:

The recent 'Making Solar Bankable' conference in Amsterdam (Feb 2016), was co-organized with the Dutch development bank FMO. This event gathered 450+ participants from over 45 different countries, all focused on unlocking capital to develop (new) solar projects in emerging markets and referred to by many as the best event they ever attended.

Learn more about Making Solar Bankable: Emerging Markets, by downloading the post-show report.

“Amidst the sea of renewable energy conferences, this one stood out. Well-organized, well-attended by decision makers. Glad I attended.” - Co-Founder /// Gigawatt Global

“A landmark event signaling the tipping point of the breakthrough of solar in developing countries.” - Co-Founder /// WakaWaka

“Effectively bridged emerging markets developers with western sources of finance.” - Managing Director /// nv vogt Singapore