Executive Insider Briefings Madagascar 2007 (EIB Madagascar 2007)

Venue: Hotel Colbert

Location: Antananarivo, Madagascar

Event Date/Time: Apr 16, 2007 End Date/Time: Apr 18, 2007
Registration Date: Apr 17, 2007
Early Registration Date: Apr 01, 2007
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Antananarivo, Republic of Madagascar is the place to be from 16-18 April 2007 . Meet the new Minister of Mines and the new Minister of Energy as well as other decision makers in business in Madagascar about the opportunities in the power and mining sectors.

The Government has embarked on an economic revival plan in 2000 and examples are the new Mining Code and a mineral resource management reform programme which will run until 2008. EIB Madagascar is an opportunity to discover more about regulatory, fiscal and financial incentives, feasibility projects, rural electrification needs, renewable energy, hydroelectric potential, geological surveys and potential for private partnerships and investment.

The only event in Madagascar providing interactive engagement with government, government agencies, financial institutions, international stake-holders, suppliers and consultants - UNDER ONE ROOF, OVER TWO DAYS!

Why attend?

* Save time and money by meeting stakeholders at a single event
* Get the know-how on this emerging market
* Direct access ensured to get yor questions answered
* Assess new technologies for the sectors
* Meet the industry elite so that buying decisions can be made
* Examine sustainable development initiatives in the region and get up-to-date information
* Strengthen your current relations


29 Rue Prince Ratsim

Additional Information

Program Grid: Executive Insider Briefings MADAGASCAR Monday, 16 April 2007 Mining and exploration Introduction to the Madagascar Action Plan (MAP) and the mining sector in Madagascar The Ministry of Mines, Madagascar: Introduction Overview: Projecte for the Management of Mineral Government Resources (PGRM) Large scale versus small scale mining in Madagascar The Mining Cadastre, the new mining code and MAP Geological cartography and the geological database for mining companies investing in Madagascar The Institute of Gemmology, Madagascar Refreshment break The business of mining The IDC's involvement: how to get mining projects in Madagascar financed Vendor briefing Networking lunch Issues of development, environment and sustainability The role of the World Bank and MAP Maintaining the balance: government perspectives on how to preserve Madagascar's biodiversity while prospecting Government and private sector initiatives concerning exploration and the environment Refreshment break Question and answer session : MAP 2007-2012: the minerals and oil road to riches Executive Insider Briefings MADAGASCAR Tuesday, 17 April 2007 Energy and Infrastructure Introduction to the Madagascar Action Plan (MAP) and the energy and infrastructure sectors in Madagascar The Ministry of Energy, Madagascar: introduction The role of the regulator in Madagascar Regulating the oil sector in Madagascar Jirama Refreshment break Rural electrification and renewable energy in Madagascar New and rural electrification projects in Madagascar Update on renewable energy projects in Madagascar The Jatropha biodiesel project Vendor briefing: energy generation solutions for Madagascar Financing of renewable energy projects Networking lunch Infrastructure and development The role of the World Bank and MAP The business of poverty eradication and planning of sustainable energy projects Refreshment break Question and answer session: Madagascar Action Plan - plans, progress and challenges