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					                                                       24 – 26 March 2009
                                                         Luanda, Angola
                                                      Provisional programme

                                         PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS DAY 0:
                       Investing in Angola: opportunities and procedures: Tuesday, 24 March 2009

                                                                                                                                  MORNING

                                             Investing in Angola: opportunities
                                                        Session: 0.1.1
                                      Workshop leader: António Silva, Attorney, ANIP, Angola

9:00 – 10:30             Guidelines to the legal framework for private investment in Angola
                         •   What is the role of ANIP?
                         •   Rules and procedures for investment
                         •   Rights and duties
                         •   Incentives for investors


10:30 – 11:00            Refreshment break

                                             Investing in Angola: opportunities
                                                       Session: 0.2.1
                         Workshop leader: Kiala Ngone Gabriel, Vice-Minister, Ministry of Industry, Angola


11:00 – 12:30            Overview of priority investment sectors and incentives
                         •  The role of IDIA in facilitating investment
                         •  Major areas of investment: Industrial Development Hubs
                         •  Financing of private-public partnerships


12:30 – 13:30            Lunch break




                                                                                                                                   * Invited

Platinum sponsors:             Gold sponsor:            Participating associations:                               Host utility:




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      www.ipad-africa.com/angola   Piera Abbott: piera.abbott@spintelligent.com Phone: + 27 21 700 3500 / 888 559 8017 (USA) EXT: 3545
                                                       24 – 26 March 2009
                                                         Luanda, Angola
                                                      Provisional programme

                                                                                                                              AFTERNOON


                                              Investing in Angola: procedures
                                                        Session: 0.3.1
                                    Workshop leader: Fernando Barros, Country leader, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Angola


13:30 - 14:30            Overview of tax requirements and legislation governing investment in Angola
                         • Understanding corporate, personal and indirect taxing
                         • Auditing and assurance requirements
                         • Optimising an exit strategy
                         • Guidelines to litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution

                                               Investing in Angola: procedures
                                                         Session 0.4.1
                                       Workshop leader: Alex Rimmer, Head of Re-insurance and Insurance Operations,
                                                                GA Angola Seguros, Angola

14:30 – 15:30            Overview of risk factors and insurance requirements
                         •  Analysis of the Angolan risk environment
                         •  Compulsory insurance in Angola: Workman’s Compensation and General Liability
                         •  Insurance requirements for contracting and engineering projects
                         •  Covering oil and energy insurance risks




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      www.ipad-africa.com/angola   Piera Abbott: piera.abbott@spintelligent.com Phone: + 27 21 700 3500 / 888 559 8017 (USA) EXT: 3545
                                                  24 – 26 March 2009
                                                    Luanda, Angola
                                                Provisional programme
                                      CONFERENCE DAY 1: Wednesday, 25 March 2009
                                                                                                                                  MORNING

9:00 – 10:30             Opening and keynote session: 1.0.1

                         Welcome address
                         Chairman: Elgonda la Grange, Regional General Manager: Africa, Honeywell, South Africa

                         Plenary address: Perspectives on the industrialisation of Angola – policies and initiatives
                         Kiala Ngone Gabriel, Vice-Minister, Ministry of Industry, Angola

10:30 – 11:00            Refreshment break


11:00 – 12:30            Session 1.1.1: Power
                         Chairman: Munzila Jackson, National Director of Energy, Ministry of Energy, Angola

                         Case study: the impact of transformer protection on energy efficiency
                         José Ribeiro Meira Júnior, Africa Area Manager, TPL Ltda, Brazil

                         Overview of the power sector with specific focus on the regulatory frameworks surrounding
                         this industry
                         Augusta Rodrigues, Senior Advisor, Institute of Electrical Sector Regulation (IRSE), Angola


12:30 – 13:30            Lunch break




                                                                                                                                   * Invited

Platinum sponsors:             Gold sponsor:            Participating associations:                               Host utility:




Silver sponsors:                                                                                                  Organised by:




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      www.ipad-africa.com/angola   Piera Abbott: piera.abbott@spintelligent.com Phone: + 27 21 700 3500 / 888 559 8017 (USA) EXT: 3545
                                                       24 – 26 March 2009
                                                         Luanda, Angola
                                                      Provisional programme

                                                                                                                              AFTERNOON

13:30 – 15:00            Session 1.2.1: Mining
                         Chairman: Edgar Diogo de Carvalho, Executive Secretary, ADPA, Angola

                         Overview of the mining sector with specific focus on the regulatory frameworks surrounding
                         this industry
                         Paulo Mvika, National Director of Mines, Ministry of Geology and Mines, Angola

                         Safety as a business driver for sustainable growth in the mining industry
                         Christian Pustlauk, Regional Business Development Manager, Dupont, South Africa

                         Beneficiation within the diamond industry
                         Laureano Paulo, Advisor to the Board of Directors, Endiama, Angola

15:00 – 15:30            Refreshment break


15:30 – 17:00            Session 1.3.1: Banking and financial services
                         Chairman: Thapelo Mokoena, Head of Marketing: International, Development Bank of Southern Africa,
                         South Africa

                         Challenges and opportunities in the sustainable development of Angola
                         Alberto Chueca Mora, Country Manager, World Bank, Angola

                          Strategies for mobilising finance and risk mitigation in the Angolan and regional resources and
                         infrastructure industries
                         Jon Marks, Editor, African Energy, United Kingdom



17:00 – 18:00            Networking reception




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      www.ipad-africa.com/angola   Piera Abbott: piera.abbott@spintelligent.com Phone: + 27 21 700 3500 / 888 559 8017 (USA) EXT: 3545
                                                       24 – 26 March 2009
                                                         Luanda, Angola
                                                      Provisional programme
MORNING
                                        CONFERENCE DAY 2: Thursday, 26 March 2009

                     Session 2.1.1                                                    Session 2.1.2
            Industry Leaders’ Round Table                                            Energy Indaba
    Chairman: Thapelo Mokoena, Head of Marketing:               Chairman: Eileen Leopold, CEO, South African Electrotechnical
   International, Development Bank of Southern Africa                           Export Council, South Africa

  9:00 – 10:30                                                9:00 – 10:30

  Industry leaders and representatives from the             Leaders’ plenary panel: The future of the oil industry in the
  relevant ministries, as well as financial and             current economic environment:
  investment experts, will discuss opportunities                    Petro-politics — Impacts of rising oil prices on the
  for investment, trade and development in the                      Angolan and other regional economies; populist trends;
  following sectors:                                                changes in hydro-carbon laws and contracts
            Construction                                            NOCs, IOCs, and independents — Competition and
            Transport                                               cooperation
            Mining                                                  Regional integration — Plans, progress, and
            Power                                                   impediments
                                                                    Investment decisions — Trends in asset valuation and
  Panellists:                                                       finance
            Honourable José João Kuzingwa, Vice-
            Minister, Ministry of Transport, Angola              Panellists
            António Belsa da Costa, Chairman, EPAL,                 Kissy Agyeman, Country analyst: Sub-Saharan Africa,
            Angola                                                  Global Insight, United Kingdom
            Thithi Kuhlase, Senior Investment Officer,              Jon Marks, Editor, African Energy, United Kingdom
            Development Bank of Southern Africa, South              Alexandre Chequer, Partner, Thompson and Knight LLP,
            Africa                                                  Brazil
                                                                    Jason Nagy, Africa Business Development Manager, US
                                                                    Trade and Development Agency, South Africa




10:30 – 11:00            Refreshment break




                                                                                                                                  * Invited

Platinum sponsors:             Gold sponsor:            Participating associations:                               Host utility:




Silver sponsors:                                                                                                  Organised by:




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      www.ipad-africa.com/angola   Piera Abbott: piera.abbott@spintelligent.com Phone: + 27 21 700 3500 / 888 559 8017 (USA) EXT: 3545
                                                       24 – 26 March 2009
                                                         Luanda, Angola
                                                      Provisional programme

                                                                                                                          MID-MORNING
                                     CONFERENCE DAY 2: Thursday, 26 March 2009 cntd


11:00 – 12:30            Session 2.2.1: ICT/Telecoms
                         Chairman: Amilcar Safeca, Director, Unitel, Angola

                         Overview of ICT sector with specific focus on the regulatory frameworks surrounding this
                         industry
                         Pedro Mendes de Carvalho, National Director of Telecommunications, Ministry of Telecommunications
                         and Information Technology, Angola

                         Improving access and increasing bandwidth
                         Mario de Oliveira, Commercial Director, MSTelcom, Angola


12:30 – 13:30            Lunch
                                                                                                                              AFTERNOON
                                                    Closing session 2.0.1
                             Chairmen report back and paving the way for iPAD Angola 2010
                       Moderator: Jon Marks, Managing Director, Cross-border Information, United Kingdom

13:30 – 14:30            Missed a session and want to know what was discussed? This session gives the participants the
                         opportunity to hear reports from a selection of the conference chairmen, and provide input on topics and
                         themes they feel should be carried over or introduced at next year’s event.

                         Panellists:
                         •  Eileen Leopold, CEO, South African Electrotechnical Export Council, South Africa
                         •  Edgar Diogo de Carvalho, Executive Secretary, ADPA, Angola
                         •  Thapelo Mokoena, Head of Marketing: International, Development Bank of Southern Africa, South
                            Africa
                         •  Amilcar Safeca, Unitel, Angola

14:30 – 15:00            Closing remarks by Jon Marks, Managing Director, Cross-border Information, United Kingdom




                                                                                                                                  * Invited

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