3rd International off-grid renewable energy conference and exhibition (IOREC)

Start/Stop Date:
30 Sep–01 Oct 2016
Nairobi, Kenya
Focus Areas:
Off-grid energy
Type of Event:

The third edition of the International Off-grid Renewable Energy Conference and Exhibition (IOREC) will take place in Nairobi, Kenya from 30 September to 1 October 2016. The conference will be organised by IRENA, in partnership with the Kenya Ministry of Energy and Petroleum and the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE).

IOREC is the global platform for sharing experience and best practices on the design and implementation of enabling policies, tailored financing schemes, innovative business models and technology applications for stand-alone and mini-grid systems. The first edition of IOREC was organised in Accra, Ghana in 2012 and the second in Manila, Philippines, in 2014.

More details on the IOREC 2016 programme, how to register for the conference and how to exhibit are available on the official website


IOREC 2016 and the Off-grid Matchmaking Event will take place back-to-back with the SEED Africa Symposium (28-29 September 2016), an international forum which aims to stimulate growth of social and ecoentrepreneurship in Africa.