30 Years of Pioneering Africa's Energy Landscape

As Africa’s leading upstream and energy event, AOW paves the way in fostering innovation, driving collaboration, and facilitating impactful deals which shape Africa's energy future. The milestone 30th edition will celebrate our community and legacy of excellence. The world-class conference will highlight all energy opportunities across the continent, focusing on responsible exploration and production, gas monetisation and future fuels; connecting industry leaders, shaping policy, and catalysing investment.


Join world leaders in shaping the continent’s future

As the premier platform driving Africa's energy future, AOW unites governments, regulators, global operators, power producers, investors and service providers to develop policy, share groundbreaking discoveries, secure investment and nurture partnerships.

“Event’s like AOW advocate for Africa to expand its energy sector”- South African Deputy President, His Excellency, Paul Shipokosa Mashatile


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Discover our world-class content agenda

For three decades, AOW has delivered exemplary conferences with high production value and unrivalled networking opportunities. Our stages set the scene for thought leaders to share expertise, inspire policy and showcase groundbreaking projects to drive capital and investments into Africa, positioning the continent at the forefront of the global energy market. From insightful panel discussions to in-depth presentations, our 2024 content agenda will explore an expansive range of topics.


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2024 Executive Advisory Committee Announced!

The 30th edition of AOW marks a significant milestone in celebrating our vibrant community and reaffirming our dedication to Africa's energy sector. To ensure AOW retains real-time industry relevance, our 2024 Advisory Committee comprises prominent leaders from the public and private sectors across the energy spectrum. Together, they'll empower our community to shape AOW's agenda and purpose authentically.


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Explore the AOW knowledge Hub

We're thrilled to bring you the AOW knowledge Hub , an all-year round industry content platform providing you with comprehensive insights on African Energy, from the latest news on oil exploration, to LNG exports and updates on energy transition across the continent. Plus, sign up to our monthly newsletter to gain exclusive access to industry reports, produced alongside our event partners.


Investing in Africa

Celebrating 30 years of industry excellence alongside AOW, our sister event Mining Indaba is a pivotal component of our esteemed Energy Transition portfolio. The world's largest African mining investment event, Mining Indaba is dedicated exclusively to advancing mining interests in Africa. Along with AOW, both market-leading events promote local content development and play a pivotal role in the socio-economic development of Africa.