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Omanexpo taps growth potential in East Africa’s utilities, waste management sectors

Omanexpo taps development prospective in East Africa’s utilities, waste management sectors

In the very first edition of East Africa Utilities Expo, which will be held from September 25-27 at the Kenyatta International Convention Center, Oman’s largest exhibitions and conferences organiser Omanexpo will bring in best utilities and waste management specialists and policy makers. Their presentations will cover effective and successful waste management techniques and options towards a zero-waste society, recycling, electronic waste management, upcoming energy and wastewater projects in East Africa, creating applicable water and wastewater technologies, public-private partnerships in delivering infrastructure projects, digital enterprise models, and much more.

Accompanying the conference is the exhibition, aimed at supplying a venue for trade specialists, businesses, and stakeholders to discover and comprehend the development potentials of the nations in the East Africa area and showcase associated items, solutions and technologies of businesses whilst presenting enterprise possibilities to potential investors.

Indrajeet Kumar, exhibition director, East Africa Utilities Expo, says, “The potential and new opportunities presented by the region’s booming utilities industry are encouraging. Kenya, especially, is fast-emerging as a business and investment hub, with a multi-million project pipeline that includes a US$5bn nuclear power plant, US$14mn worth of independent power plant (IPP) projects, and water and sewerage projects valued at US$220mn. A total of US$56.8bn worth of projects are expected to be executed between 2018 and 2028.”

“We are inviting Oman companies to participate and increase their products, services and technologies’ exposure to international markets,” he adds.

To make certain that exhibiting businesses are effectively connected to targeted and certified market purchasers and get their return on investment, Omanexpo is organising a hosted purchasers programme, additional boosting the show’s worth.

East Africa Utilities Expo will be held below the patronage of the Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing and Urban Development and the Embassy of Kenya. It enjoys the help of the Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (Kenya), Kenya National Chamber of Commerce &amp Industry (KNCCI), KenInvest, Kenya Green Building Society, National Construction Authority and Town &amp County Planners Association of Kenya (TCPAK).

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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