Conference Agenda

5th October 2016 (Wednesday)

8:00am - 4:00pm On-site Registration and Setting Up Of Exhibition Stands
6:00pm - 9:00pm Welcome Cocktail

6th October 2016 (Thursday)

9:00am -11:00am
  • Conference Registration and arrival of Delegates and Speakers
    • Conference Opening Ceremony
    • National Anthem
    • Facilitator County Secretary
    • Remarks by County Assembly Speaker Remarks by Women Rep
    • Remarks by Senator
    • Deputy Governor - County Overview
    • Governor Makes His Remarks and invites Guest Speakers
  • Keynote Speakers
  • Right Hon. Raila Amolo Odinga
11:00am -11:30am Tea Break to be Served Next to the Exhibition stands to allow delegates and Chief Guest to Visit the Exhibition Stands
11:30am - 1:00pm

Plenary Session 1: Doing Business in Kenya with Emphasis on Kilifi County

Main Speaker
  • Manu Chandaria, Chairman Comcraft Group.
  • Kiprono Kittony - KNCCI National Chairman
  • Dr.Moses Ikiara - Managing Director KenInvest
  • Pradeep Paunrana- Managing Director Athi River Mining
1:00pm -2:00pm Sponsored Networking Lunch
2:00pm -3:00pm

Plenary Session 2: Mega Flagship Projects

Kilifi County Investment Portfolio DVD Speakers Main Speaker
  • Hon. Amason Kingi - Governor Kilifi County
Other Speakers
  • Prof. Gituro Wainaina, Former DG, Vision 2030 Delivery Secretariat
  • Mr Silvester Kasuku, DG/CEO, LAPSSET
  • H.E. Dr. Liu Xianfa- Chinese Ambassador to Kenya
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Plenary Session 3: Counties as New Frontiers for Investment

Main Speaker
  • Mugo Kibati - Chairman Lake Turkana Wind Project
  • Jacqueline Mogeni - CEO Council of Governors
  • Alphonse Tokali - County Executive in Charge of Trade
  • James Mworia - MD and CEO, Centum Investments.
  • Robert Ward - Chief Executive Officer, Vipingo Ridge
  • Jonathan Muturi - Formed KPA managing Director
4:00pm - 6:00pm Tea Break and Visit to Exhibitions By Delegates

7th October 2016 (Friday)

8:00am - 9:30am

Plenary Session 4: Mining and Natural Resources

Main Speaker
  • Hon.Dan Kazungu - Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Mining
  • Joe Schwarts - General Manager, Base Titanium
  • Bruno Pescheux - Group Managing Director Bamburi Cement
  • Mr. Simon Ball -Rift Energy
9:30am -10:30am

Plenary Session 5 Tourism & Hospitality Development

Main Speaker
  • Hon. Najib Balala - Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Tourism
  • Mohamed Hersi - Chief Executive Officer, Heritage Hotels
  • Phil Mwavala - Director Southern Sky
  • Rob - Ocean Beach
  • Mrs Jacinta Nzioka Mbithi - CEO, Kenya Tourism Board
  • Lucy Karume - Chair Kenya Tourism Federation
  • GM Turtle Bay Resort
  • Orumoi Jonah - Tourism Finance Corporation
10:30am -11:00am Tea Break to be Served Next to the Exhibition stands to allow delegates and Chief Guest to Visit the Exhibition Stands
11:00am -1:00pm Break Away Sessions

Break Away Sessions

11:00am - 1:00pm

Agriculture & Agri-business

Main Speaker
  • Prof. Abdulrazak Shaukat
  • Lucy Muchoki, CEO, Kenyan Agribusiness and Agro-industry Alliance, KAAA
  • Dr. Margaret Muchui- CEO, Fresh Produce Exporters Association of Kenya
  • Eng.John Lenga Gitonga Mugambi - MD, National Irrigation Board
  • Dr.Titus Tunje Kadere , PhD - Snr Lecturer TUM

Private Capital Financing & Financial Access for investment

Main Speaker
  • James Mwangi - CEO Equity Bank
  • Mr. Paul Muthaura - Chief Executive Officer, Capital Markets Authority
  • Mary Chege - Director, African Development Finance International
  • Adet Kachi - CEO Yehu Micro Finance Services
  • Titus Karanja - Managing Director, Sidian Bank
1:00- 2:00

Sponsored Lunch

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Social Sector (Education and Health)

Main Speaker Prof. Josephat Mwatela Panelists
  • Prof. Katana
  • Dr. Benjamin Tsofa - KEMRI -Welcome Trust
  • Mohammed S. Rajab - Vice Chancellor of Pwani University
  • Dr. S.R. Mishra - Chairman Mediheal Hospitals

Energy & ICT

Main Speaker Bob Collymore - CEO Safaricom Limited Panelists
  • Eng. Isaac N. Kiva - Ministry of Energy and Petroleum
  • Bob Ochieng - ICANN’s Rep. for Africa
  • Abdalla Omari - CEO, Kenic
  • Evans Gor Semelango - Managing Director PetroKenya Oil Co Ltd
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Infrastructure & Logistics

Main Speaker
  • Frank Matsaert, Chief Executive Officer TMEA
  • Catherine Mturi-Wairi - Managing Director Kenya Ports Authority
  • Eng. Peter M. Mundinia - Director General. keNHA
  • Fanuel Kidenda - CEO-Export Processing Zone Authority
  • John Msafari - SECO Director in charge of Administration

Land, Housing and Urban Development

Main Speaker
  • Dr. Swazuri A. Muhammad - Chairman National Lands Commission
  • Frank Ireri - MD Housing Finance
  • Gideon Robi - Executive Director Kenya Projects
  • Arch. Daniel Manduku - CEO National Construction Authority.
  • Mwenda Thuranira - CEO myspace Property
4:00pm - 5:00pm

End of the Conference

  • Sector Presentation on Outcome of Deliberations
  • Conference Resolutions & Signing of MOU’s
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Closing Ceremony

  • Recognition of Sponsors (Certificate of Appreciation) County Secretary
  • Remarks By Governor Kilifi County
  • H.E. Robert F Godec - US Ambassador in Kenya
  • Vote of Thanks
7:00 pm

Sponsored Gala Dinner

8th October 2016 (Saturday)

8:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Exhibition Bazaar opens to public
  • Pre-arranged Meetings and site visits
  • Visits to places of Interest in Kilifi County
  • Logistics & Departures

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