2017 Programme highlights


Investors Breakfast: Understanding the essence of finance with fresh tools

  • A - Z investing guide
  • Managing your mineral right portfolio through Kenya's Online Mining Cadastre
  • Contributing to the creation, maintenance and improvement of a conducive business environment  

Opening Session: Laying the foundation for a world class mining hub in East Africa

  • Large-scale mining in Kenya: A success story putting Kenya on the investor radar
  • The Mining landscape moving forward aligning the industry to Vision 2030
  • Mastering the financial market and building an empire in Kenya
  • Ministerial Address: Official Opening Address : Positioning Kenya as a market place to open mining businesses and generate local growth

Session 1.1: A road map to what Kenya has to offer from the mining sector 

  • Discovering Gold in Kakamega: the result of persistent investment in exploration
  • How mining investments developed a county: Taita Taveta County as a role model
  • Attention to investors: We are putting mining on the Kenyan map
  • Information systems and Mineral potential Maps: Requirements for exploration targeting and Investment attraction

Session 1.2 Moulding the environment for Kenyan & international investors: Mining law now tailored & cut to size

  • Simplifying the updated Kenyan Mining Law: What will change for new comers and existing stakeholders?
  • One on one session: Why should an organisation consider investing in Kenya mining? 


Women in mining breakfast: Noticeable gems of this artisanal industry on the curve: “from mine to market”

Session 2.1: Developing a user friendly mining industry: Finance no longer a complex road ahead

  • The role of KEPs and lenders to build and support this fast emerging sector
  • Refining financial practices in to meet the updated laws and acts

Session 2.2: Infrastructure and development: Evolving the country to a modern hub through mining

  • Kilimapesa Gold Mine: Turning to profitability through processing plant expansion
  • Power plant developments geared to meet the demands of the evolving mining industry
  • How to keep the electricity flowing and the lights on: Effects of reliable energy in the mining industry
  • A decade to meet VISION 2030: Expanding on the LAPSSET Corridor Programme

Session 2.3: Creating a quality market place: where buyers, sellers and consumers uplift manufacturing and trading

  • Kenya mining working side by side with the flourishing building industry
  • An improved value chain in Kenyan mining: Reshaping the manufacturing and processing division
  • Panel Discussion: Value addition opportunities: Industrialising the mining sector

Session 2.4: Corporate Social Responsibility to Corporate Social Investment: Small Scale with big visions

  • What junior scale mining companies doing to give back to society in mining
  • Gemstone industry: A sector sure to shine in time
  • Panel Discussion: Empowerment leads to independence and growth 

Closing Session: Together we can take the mining industry forward

  • Snap shots of the 2018 agenda: Where priorities and energy to be invested ensuring successful growth of Kenya’s mining sector & the hub