Side Events

Several side event such as competitions, workshops and industry webinars will be organized during the periods leading up to WACEE’22. Some of these events include, but are not limited to the below: 

WACEE Innovation Challenge:

Start-ups from across West Africa would be invited to submit short proposals (in form of videos or text) on their innovative ideas to drive sustainable environmental development in West Africa. 10 – 15 of the best ideas will be shortlisted and invited to participate in an online pitching session from which the judges will select 5 start-ups to exhibit at the WACEE’22 experience center during the 3 days live event. There will be prices such as business funding, an all-expense paid trip to Germany to meet with other start-ups, free legal consultation etc. for the selected winner. 

Workshops & Training

Workshops and training to upscale the clean energy, water, and circular economy sector players will be organized in collaboration with key relevant stakeholders during and in the lead up to WACEE’22. 

Networking Reception:

A private networking reception will be organized in the evening of Day 1 of WACEE’22 for all sponsors, exhibitors and partners. 

Additional events can be created during the lead up to WACEE. We welcome your ideas.