The ABA Section of International Law invites you to attend the 2015 Africa Forum: “Legal Policy & Frameworks Surrounding the Energy & Extractive Industries in Africa with a Focus on East Africa” Conference at the Sarova Panafric in Nairobi from June 4-5, 2015.

The Law Society is a cooperating entity on this event and members can take advantage of discounted ABA Section of International Law Member Rates by registering online and selecting the “Cooperating Entity” rate. Registration rates are further discounted for full-time law students, full time gov./academic/NGO, corporate counsel, and young lawyers (35 and under).

The 2015 Africa Forum will offer you:

  • One and a half days of networking and programming aimed to strengthen your understanding of the complex legal and regulatory frameworks surrounding the energy and extractive industries, while also helping to positively impact and promote the sound management of the region’s natural resources.
  • Discussion on international and regional legal regime governing the extractive and energy sectors; Key Approaches to Negotiations with African Host Governments;  Social and Environmental Considerations for the Oil & Gas Sector;  Foreign Investment & Taxation Schemes;  Security & Human Rights Issues and Disputes.
  • A unique opportunity to foster key strategic professional alliances to ensure effective future collaboration to tackle the most pressing industry demands inundating the East African legal market. Networking breakfasts, networking breaks, luncheons and reception are all included with the registration fee.

Click here to view the full conference brochure including programming and social events.

Register before May 8th to save on your registration with Early Bird Rates! Please visit http://shopaba.org/Nairobi2015  to register and for more information on programming, hotel accommodations and the latest updates on the conference.