Online registration is now closed, but we welcome you to register on-site beginning at 7:30 a.m., Wednesday, October 10th at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park.
U.S.-Nigeria Infrastructure Conference:
Building the Infrastructure for Nigeria's Vision 20:2020
October 10-11, 2012 | Washington, DC
Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
2660 Woodley Park Road NW
The Corporate Council on Africa
and The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
The Corporate Council on Africa and the Embassy of Nigeria invite you to participate in a two-day Nigeria infrastructure investment conference in Washington, DC. Aimed at bridging the current infrastructure gap, the conference will showcase vast opportunities in Nigeria’s infrastructure sector. Project opportunities totaling $2.8 billion will be discussed on the topics of roads and bridges, rail, ports, airports, agro-allied cargo operations, housing, water, information communication technology and more. Along with extensive networking opportunities, a trade exhibition will run concurrently with the forum.
Representatives from the following Nigerian Ministries/Agencies are expected to attend:
Housing and Urban Development
Trade and Investment
Mines and Steel Development
Federal Capital Territory
Information Communication Technology
Bureau of Public Enterprises
Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission
Who Should Attend?
- U.S. businesses with expertise in aviation, construction, rail transportation, waste water management and suppliers of heavy equipment
- Consulting firms with project finance knowledge
- Architectural firms
Nigeria's Vision 20:2020 aims to place Nigeria among the top 20 largest world economies by the year 2012, with a GDP of US $900 billion.
Thank you to the generous sponsors of this forum: