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08:00 - 09:00 60 mins
Registration & welcome coffee
09:00 - 09:10 10 mins
Opening Remarks from the Chair
09:10 - 09:40 30 mins
Global Sugar Production, Demand Outlook and Trade Dynamics
  • Stefan Uhlenbrock - Senior Commodity Analyst, F.O. LICHT
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09:40 - 10:10 30 mins
Diversification in the African Sugar Industry: Ethanol and Cogeneration to Play a Bigger Role
  • Peter de Klerk - Senior Economist, International Sugar Organization
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10:10 - 10:40 30 mins
Growing the Global Use of Ethanol
  • Lucas Szabo - Manager of Ethanol Export Programs, U.S. Grains Council
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10:40 - 10:55 15 mins
Questions
10:55 - 11:25 30 mins
Morning coffee
11:25 - 11:55 30 mins
Finalising the State-Owned Sugar Mills Privatisation Process
11:55 - 12:25 30 mins
Kenya: Working Towards Reducing the Sugar Deficit and Steps to Self-Sufficiency
  • Solomon Odera - Interim Head of Sugar Directorate, Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Authority (AFFA), Kenya
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12:25 - 12:40 15 mins
Questions
12:40 - 14:10 90 mins
Lunch
14:10 - 14:40 30 mins
Africa Sugar: Finding the Sweet Spot
  • Jonathan Innes - Senior Economist, Booker Tate Ltd
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14:40 - 15:10 30 mins
Inside Africa: Converting to White Sugar Production and Export Markets for African Sugar
15:10 - 15:40 30 mins
The Bankability of the Sugar and Ethanol Industry
  • Lloyd Muposhi - Coverage Executive, East Africa, and Sovereign Advisory Origination, TDB (Trade and Development Bank)
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15:40 - 15:55 15 mins
Questions
15:55 - 16:25 30 mins
Refreshments
16:25 - 17:00 35 mins
Panel Discussion: Ethanol For Africa: Technology, Economics and Diversification
17:00 - 17:15 15 mins
Questions
17:15 - 17:25 10 mins
Closing Remarks from the Chair
17:25 - 18:55 90 mins
Networking Drinks Reception