The Enabling Early Stage Infrastructure Investing (EESII) is an Ecosystem Roundtable focused on the Opportunities, Issues and Constraints affecting Early Stage Investments in Large Scale Projects in Africa

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Early-Stage Infrastructure Investing in Nigeria Issues & Constraints and Opportunities

Rationale for EESII

Its estimated that Africa’s annual infrastructure investments needs are $108 billion per year, far beyond the reach of public sector financing alone.

With such significant investment needs, the role of the private sector in helping to close the financing gap is well established. However, the lack of a strong pipeline of well-prepared, bankable projects is widely recognized as one of the key constraints to unlocking private sector finance for infrastructure development in Africa

Enabling Early Stage Infrastructure Investing (EESII) was curated as an Ecosystem Roundtable focused on catalyzing and accelerating  Early Stage Investments in Infrastructure Projects in Africa. It would hold as a quarterly roundtable session.

At a high-level roundtable on #climatefinance, The World Bank Group President Ajay Banga  said: “The first thing is not just to raise money, but to raise the capacity of countries in terms of getting bankable projects and also the capacity to execute them. We need to find a way to support countries with knowledge.

Source: April 2024 High-level roundtable on climate finance convened during the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Spring Meetings


Get Involved


Participate as a Delegate

By participating as a delegate in the Enabling Infrastructure Forum, you will meet and exchange with infrastructure industry peers that are relevant to your company.

Networking breaks during the days of the event always aim at creating meeting points during the conference to give you enough time to network in between the conference sessions.


Be a Speaker

The Enabling Infrastructure Forum is a platform to project your leadership thoughts for infrastructure in Africa.

If you would like to make a speech, kindly send us your biography and expertise, to help us define together which conference topics your experience would fit.


Become a Sponsor

There are a variety of sponsorship packages available. There is no doubt that sponsoring our event will ensure that your company makes a real, long-lasting and memorable impact.

This include positioning your business to maximising your exposure, reaching your target audience, and speaking during the conference.


Secure a Display Area

At the Enabling Infrastructure Forum, you will have the opportunity to also showcase your products and services by securing a display area. This area will be adjacent to the conference room.

Don’t miss the chance to increase your visibility at the event; the display area will help you get new clients!

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How to Attend


  • One Day Conference Ticket
  • Coffee-break & Networking
  • Lunch and Networking
  • Keynote Talk


  • Two Day Conference Ticket
  • Coffee-break & Networking
  • Lunch and Networking
  • Keynote Talk
  • Round Table


  • One Day Conference Ticket
  • Coffee-break & Networking
  • Lunch and Networking
  • Keynote Talk



What is the Enabling Infrastructure Forum?

Themed "Low Carbon and Infrastructure", the Enabling Infrastructure Forum is an open, hybrid event organized and delivered by leading industry infrastructure leaders.

The event is focused on discussing infrastructure opportunities, barriers, and the role of private sector in Africa's Infrastructure sector. If you’re an Infrapreneur who needs to keep up to date with the latest infrastructure news, development, and innovations, the Enabling Infrastructure Forum is for you!

What are the Conference Dates?

The Enabling Infrastructure Forum will be held in Nigeria in 2024. It might also interest you to know that a second edition of the series will be held later in the year. Get ready!

How do I Register?

You can register for our events  here.

What’s included in a Conference Pass?

What you stand to gain with your Conference Registration Pass depends on the ticket type purchased. The Basic Delegate category includes a one-day conference ticket, coffee break & networking, lunch & networking and a keynote talk. The Super Delegate category includes admittance to a two-day conference, coffee break & networking, investor matchmaking session, lunch & networking, talk to the editor's session, and a roundtable discussion. The Sponsor/Event Partner category includes one-day conference, coffee break & networking, lunch & networking. 

What is the Payment Policy?

We support all major credit and debit cards for the Enabling Infrastructure Forum. If an alternate method for payment is needed contact us here.

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