High-Level UK-Gabon Trade & Investment Mission

Libreville, Postponed, Date TBC

EVENT SUMMARY 

Join us for the first High-Level UK-Gabon Trade & Investment Mission to Libreville in June 2020. 

This event will explore Gabon's extensive investment potential in renewable energy, infrastructure, tourism and agriculture through a series of in-depth interactive discussion panels, high-level sector briefings and 1-to-1 meetings with key government and industry officials.  

 

DRAFT PROGRAMME

 

DAY 1 

08:30-09:50: Registration & Refreshments

10.00-10.20: Opening Address

  • UK Government Representative / CEO Developing Market (DMA)
  • Gabonese Ambassador to the UK
  • Gabonese Government Representative

10.20-12.00: High-Level Investment Opportunities Briefing & Video

  • Ministry of Economy and Finances
  • Ministry of Promotion of the Investments, Public-Private Partnerships
  • Ministry of Forests, Oceans, Environment and Climate Change
  • Ministry of Tourism, Trade, Small & Medium Enterprises and Industry
  • Ministry of Energy and Hydraulic Resources
  • National Agency of Investments Promotion (ANPI)
  • Private Sector Speaker
  • Chamber of Commerce

Q & A Session

12:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break

14.00-15.00: Session 1: Discussion on the Economy and Infrastructure

  • Chair
  • Ministry of Economy and Finances
  • Ministry of Employment and Work
  • Ministry of Transport, Equipment, Infrastructures, and Housing
  • National Agency of Investments Promotion (ANPI)
  • Bank of Central African States (BEEAC)
  • Private Sector Representative

Q & A Session

15:00 – 15:30: Coffee and Tea Break

15.30 – 17.30:  Session 2: Investing in Energy Renewables

  • Chair:
  • Ministry of Forests, Oceans, Environment and Climate Change
  • Ministry of Energy and Hydraulic Resources
  • National Agency of Investments Promotion (ANPI)
  • Private Sector Representative

Q & A Session

19.00-21.00   Government of Gabon Evening Reception

 

DAY 2 

09.00 – 10:00: Opening Presentations

  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Ministry of Promotion of the Investments

10:00-11:00: Session 3: Investing in Agriculture 

  • Chair:
  • Ministry of Agriculture, Husbandry, Fisheries and Food
  • Ministry of Forests, Oceans, Environment and Climate Change
  • National Agency of Investments Promotion (ANPI)
  • Private Sector Representative

Q & A Session

11:00 – 12:00: Spotlight on Tourism & Environment

  • Ministry of Forests, Oceans, Environment and Climate Change
  • Ministry of Tourism, Trade, Small & Medium Enterprises and Industry
  • Private Sector Representative

 Q & A Session

12:00 – 12:15 – Closing Remarks

12:15-13:15 Lunch break

13.15 – 14:15 Gabon Special Economic Zone (GSEZ) Visit

15.00-15.30 - Ministerial Meeting (Ministry of Forests, Oceans, Environment and Climate Change)

15.30-16.00 - Ministerial Meeting (Ministry of Agriculture, Husbandry, Fisheries and Food)

16.00-16.30- Ministerial Meeting (Ministry of Energy and Hydraulic Resources)

16.30-17.00 - Ministerial Meeting (Ministry of Transport, Equipment, Infrastructures, and Housing)

19.00 – 21.00    British Ambassador’s Evening Reception

 

DAY 3 

Sites visits organized by the Ministry of Environment
Sites visits organized by the Ministry Transport
Optional One to One Meetings