As a professional solar event organizer, Solarplaza has hosted 100+ 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.


Solarplaza has organized 11 previous events on the African continent:

The Solar Future Nigeria /// Abuja /// 2018

“Very insightful, thought-provoking conference with excellent content (speakers, slides and panels), a real game changer for solar power in Nigeria. If this conference cannot spark the solar flame in Nigeria, I don't know what can. I feel like all the right players were in attendance.” - Sr Associate Quantative Modeling /// BNEF

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Unlocking Solar Capital Africa /// Abidjan /// 2017

“Great platform to meet the lenders and service providers for West Africa’s solar sector” - Director Origination /// Access Power

The Solar Future Nigeria  /// Lagos /// 2017

“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

Unlocking Solar Capital Africa /// Nairobi /// 2016

“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

Solar Finance Solutions Africa /// Johannesburg /// 2016

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

Solar/Diesel Africa /// Johannesburg /// 2015

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

Competitive Solar Solutions: West Africa /// Dakar /// 2014

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

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The Solar Future: South Africa /// Johannesburg /// 2014

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

The Solar Future: South Africa /// Cape Town /// 2013

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

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The Solar Future: South Africa /// Johannesburg /// 2012

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