21-23 May 2024 CTICC, Cape Town, South AfricaEnlit Africa: Leading Africa's Energy Future

Africa's Hub For Power, Energy and Water Transition
Join key figures in the sector for transformative discussions shaping Africa's sustainable energy landscape.

  • Gain insights into the IRP's trajectory in South Africa alongside 180+ expert speakers
  • Assess factors affecting your country's energy transition ease, influenced by 250+ exhibitors
  • Explore the future of gas in Africa as envisioned by industry experts
  • Delve into project analysis, confronting challenges, and fostering innovation with 82+ utilities and municipalities

Enlit Africa



Event FeaturesBe part of Africa's Leading Power, Energy & Water Event

With a focus on Africa’s energy transition, this conference and exhibition is a must-attend for any business professional looking to stay ahead of the curve and drive success.

Inspiring Conference Speakers

Be inspired by the lineup of expert speakers who will share their knowledge and insights on the latest industry trends, challenges and opportunities.

  • Factors determining success in the energy transition
  • Commercial and industrial power and water security
  • Wheeling frameworks and PPAs
  • Power and water finance and projects
  • Supporting the role of municipalities
  • Updates on the IRP2023, carbon border adjustment mechanism (CBAM) and African meter specifications.

Cutting-Edge Exhibits

Explore a world of innovation and discovery brought to you by our world class exhibitors. Discover the products and services that are changing the game in your industry.

  • Investigate cutting-edge technologies from 250 leading manufacturers and service suppliers including: Actom, Conlog, GE, Landis+Gyr, Lucy Electric, Megger, Siemens and many more
  • International pavilions from Belgium, China, France, Germany, India, Taiwan, USA
  • Products & services that will change your business
  • Utilise the opportunity to learn directly from product developers and manufacturers
  • Make valuable connections with attendees & exhibitors

Powerful Networking

Meet and connect with like-minded professionals. With networking opportunities galore, you'll build valuable relationships that will last long after the conference is over.

  • Identify specific opportunities through in-person discussions with potential clients, partners & suppliers
  • One-on-one conversations allow for personal engagement, leading to stronger, more meaningful professional relationships.
  • Expand your horizons and access a wider network of industry experts and opportunities

Speciality Events

Our specialty events are co-located alongside the main conference. They provide a unique opportunity to connect with targeted individuals and companies within your sector. They include:


Our 'concierge-style' matchmaking programme will connect you with new business opportunities. Delegates, sponsors, exhibitors and speakers have the opportunity to connect with solution providers, exploring solutions to their challenges and opening doors to new prospects.

  • Identify the key stakeholders you want to meet
  • We will set up your meetings in the dedicated networking lounge
  • Available to all delegates, sponsors, exhibitors and speakers

Knowledge Hubs

The knowledge hub gives you the opportunity to gain technical insight from OEMs and industry specialists on a wide range of engineering-related topics.

  • On the expo floor and open to all attendees
  • CPD accredited available
  • Solution focused, practical content: Modernisation and digitalisation technologies; Optimising plant operation and asset maintenance; Implementation of smart technologies

2024 Advisory BoardA Conference Built By Industry Experts

The conference is designed by leading figures and industry experts to deliver exceptional insights and generate opportunities for all attendees to work together.

Hear From Peers Paving the Way

Our global speaker line-up aims to connect the industry to the people, organisations and information that can positively influence Africa's Just Energy Transition.

African Utilities in Attendance at Enlit Africa 2024

Our Brands

Our Brands

I would like to thank the VUKA Events team for the professional and creative execution of the Enlit Africa sessions. The technological advancement from the last digital event they hosted to this one is evident and it is comforting to witness the agile nature in which they worked with us.

Gugu Masina Brand Manager, Conlog

Enlit Africa has always been a direct way of reaching out to the entire African market for PRIME Alliance. With a single trip over 3 to 4 days, PRIME has been able to follow African priorities and interact with stakeholders in the African continent.

Pilar Julián Arrieta Strategic Consulting, ianusGroup

Thank you to the Enlit team for hosting us at the Enlit Africa Digital event for 2021. From the planning, guiding us and execution of our campaign, making sure that we are creating awareness of our brand, albeit in these trying times; we were thoroughly impressed.

Nonkululeko Mdhlalose Marketing Manager, Vexila

“It’s inspiring to see solutions for a renewable future at Enlit Africa.“

Mathew Streatfield
Energy Efficiency Consultant
Here Today

2024 Partners

Who Attends Enlit Africa?The Energy Ecosystem Attending the Conference

Enlit Africa connects people and organisations to information and each other with an objective to create opportunity.
Whether you are a commercial or industrial facility looking to source an off-grid power solution, a utility procuring service parts or a start-up project chasing funding, Enlit Africa's eco-system of power & energy professionals across the expo floor and conference rooms will spark ideas to generate solutions.

Industry Verticals

Alternative Energy
Energy Storage
Mini Grid
Renewable Energy
Water & Waste
Smart City
Smart Grid
Finance and Investment

Attendee Profiles

Commercial & Industrial Facilities / Large Power Users
Solution Providers
Manufacturers & OEMS
Distributors & Agents
Project Developers
Start Ups
Tech Industries

Visitor Badge

Package includes:

  • Hub Sessions - Basic
  • Exhibition Floor
  • Teas & Coffees
  • Networking Function

Water Package

Package includes:

  • Keynote Opening Session
  • Water Content Sessions
  • Exhibition Floor
  • Renewable Energy and Storage Hub
  • Generation and T&D Hub
  • Networking Functions
Price on Request
T&Cs Apply

Silver Package

Package includes:

  • Strategic Conference Sessions
  • Roundtables
  • Hub Sessions - Advanced
  • Connect 365
  • Matchmaking
  • Networking Function
  • Lunch
  • Teas & Coffees
  • Exhibition Floor
  • Business Lounge
  • Access to Municipal Village and Water Track
R15 500
T&Cs Apply

Gold Package

Package includes:

  • Strategic Conference Sessions
  • Roundtables
  • Hub Sessions - Advanced
  • Connect 365
  • Dinner
  • Matchmaking
  • Networking Function
  • Lunch
  • Teas & Coffees
  • Exhibition Floor
  • Business Lounge
  • Access to Municipal Village and Water Track
R16 000
T&Cs Apply
Best Value

Platinum Package

Package includes:

  • Airport pick-up
  • Strategic Conference Sessions
  • Roundtables
  • VIP Seat in Keynote
  • Hub Sessions - Advanced
  • Connect 365
  • Dinner
  • Matchmaking
  • Networking Function
  • Lunch
  • Teas & Coffees
  • Site Visit
  • Business Lounge
  • Access to Municipal Village and Water Track
R19 750
T&Cs Apply

Sponsor & Exhibit at Enlit AfricaMaximise Your Exposure: Exhibit or Sponsor

By showcasing your brand, you're creating a powerful presence in front of your target audience, establishing your business as a market leader, and opening up opportunities for valuable conversations with key decision-makers.

Exhibit Your Brand

Gain maximum exposure for your brand and connect with potential customers, partners, and industry leaders. Showcase your latest products and services, generate leads, and more.

  • Showcase and build your brand with industry leaders
  • Pre & post-event marketing available to achieve your goals
  • Receive full support to plan your stand & all the logistics

Sponsor The Conference

Sponsoring the event positions you as a market leader, providing premium brand exposure and VIP treatment. Connect with key decision-makers and elevate your brand.

  • Unmatched opportunities for branding, networking & more
  • Open doors to new opportunities with local & foreign contacts
  • Gain special access to key industry leaders and officials

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The handbook explores four main areas:

  • Frequently asked questions
  • Technical matters
  • Regulatory matters
  • Finance, investment & commercial considerations

African Energy News

Keep up to date with the latest news and offers from Enlit Africa and our partners.

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We want to scale our business and that would not have happened if it were not for this opportunity, so this has been a great experience.

Bongani Mgayi Comms & Stakeholder Engagement
Zimele Technologies

We have just seen phenomenal interest, really exceptional conversation, and connections being made between buyers and sellers and people taking projects forward.

Cilnette Pienaar Head of Comms & Publishing

The event is one of a kind. It showcases expert knowledge, innovative solutions and foresight from industry leaders to help shape Africa’s energy transition.

Linda Tafadzwa Kuvheya Strategist
Riahsah Co.

Enlit Africa Connecting PeopleCreate Powerful Connections

Enlit is attended by the most influential companies, and key decision makers from the African energy sector. At Enlit Africa you will meet the people you most need to know – and those you didn’t realise you needed to know.

Dedicated Speciality Events
Our specialty events, co-located within the main conference. They provide a unique opportunity to connect with targeted individuals and companies within your sector. They include:

. Utility CEO Forum
. Women in Energy
. Municipal Forum
. Initiate Africa

Enlit Africa will bring you face-to-face with the best thought-leaders, innovators and disruptors in the energy sector, representing power generators, IPPs, utilities, grid operators, energy companies, retailers, energy markets, plus commercial & industrial energy users.

Don’t be a bystander in the energy transition: be a participant.

2024 Enlit Africa Sponsors & Exhibitors

Platinum Sponsors
Aberdare Cables
Lucy Electric
Gold Sponsors
Prime Alliance
Silver Sponsors
Enertech International, Inc
Ntiyiso Consulting Group
Steinmuller Bilfinger
Triveni Turbine Ltd.
Utility CEO Forum Expert Partners
Elsewedy Electric
Power Africa
Prime Alliance
Municipal Forum Sponsors
Ntiyiso Consulting Group
Women in Energy Sponsor
Strategic Partner
Education & Training Partner
Women in Energy Sponsor
Energy Council of Canada
Strategic Partner
Education & Training Partner
Solar Pavilion Partner
Delegate Bag Sponsor
Solar Pavilion Partner
Delegate Bag Sponsor
Knowledge Partner
Energy Intelligence
Frost & Sullivan

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Watch Keynote's On DemandWatch the 2023 Keynotes

Enlit Africa recognises that physical presence is not always feasible, but that should not prevent you from taking advantage of the opportunity. You can participate in the conference virtually and engage with other attendees just as if you were present in person.

View Enlit Africa 2023 Digitally

Certain elements of the event were offered virtually. Attending the event virtually offered an experience that is comparable to being physically present. Attendees had the chance to gain invaluable industry knowledge, engage in conversations with other participants, and establish and fortify relationships that can lead to new opportunities.

  • Keynote speeches completely free
  • Speaker interviews and Q&A sessions
  • Unique perspectives from leading utility CEOs