The 4th International Off-Grid Lighting Conference and Exhibition was held at Dubai, UAE, from 26th to 29th of October 2015

The 4th International Off-Grid Lighting Conference and Exhibition was held at Dubai, UAE, from 26th to 29th of October 2015. It is the only global event of its kind bringing together companies and stakeholders, in a focused discussion about the state and future direction of the off-grid solar lighting and services market.

Over its history, dating to the “launch” of the industry in Ghana in 2008, the event has proven to be a catalyst for new partnerships and an array of innovative business ventures. The 2015 event is aimed at more than 600 key players from the sector had to offer:

Conference and knowledge exchange, a 100 company off-grid lighting exhibition and trade fair and a dedicated day for topical side events organized by the participants. The focus of the conference was:

  • Unlocking finance for the industry
  • Supply chain development, market channel innovations, product developments, quality assurance, and product innovation
  • Intellectual property concerns in an industry built on technological innovation
  • Policy and regulation to enable sustained market growth
  • Sustainability, and measuring the impact of off-grid lighting

The event was organized by the GOGLA (Global Off-Grid Lighting Association) along with the Lighting Global, from IFC part of the World Bank group. It was sponsored by TOTAL, Sunking, OmniVoltaic and supported by Sustainable Energy for all, and Bloomberg

For more information please visit:  http://conference2015.gogla.org/?page_id=11146