New Energy Update South Africa 2016 has taken place. You can now access the presentations and recordings, or find out about the 2017 edition here:

  • Abengoa
  • ACWA-Power
  • African-Clean-Energy-Developments
  • Barclays
  • Brenmiller
  • CSIR
  • DTI
  • Department-of-Environmental-Affairs
  • eskom
  • DBSA
  • idc
  • Lereko
  • Macfarlanes
  • Mott-MacDonald
  • Old-Mutual
  • Red-Cap
  • RMB
  • SolarReserve
  • stellenbosch-university
  • StandardBank
  • TSK
Register by Friday to secure your discounted ticket


The industry's biggest and best platform for business-critical networking, learning, and commercial growth is back, featuring even more industry decision-makers, high-level representations from government and private sector alike. Take a look at the key features for 2016:

300+ Attendees

Senior representation from all the serious CSP companies working in South Africa

40+ Speakers

(Inter)national government & C-Level speakers from key developers, financiers and EPCs

15+ Sponsors

Capitalising on exceptional industry exposure through exclusive sponsor & expo packages


Business-critical topics and fruitful opportunities for networking and discussion


With PV Insider & Wind Energy Update South Africa: Cross-industry plenaries & CSP focus track

Topics to Drive the Next Wave of CSP Projects

  • Regulation & Infrastructure: Discuss key regulation and transmission challenges with the regulatory decision makers and successful project developers, in order to instigate effective collaboration with governmental bodies and enable the successful completion of projects 
    See all regulation and infrastructure sessions here

  • New Markets for Southern Africa: Harness the potential of Southern Africa’s abundant resources: Discover the wider Sub-Saharan markets, and how to use South Africa as a spring-board to access CSP opportunities on the continent
    See all sessions on new and emergent opportunities here

  • Outside the REIPPP: Gaining a workable understanding of how to win and effectively manage projects within Southern Africa’s growing industrial and commercial sectors, in order to boost your project pipeline and grow your business
    See all sessions on growing your business outside the REIPPP here

  • Development & Optimization: Get insight from successful project development in South Africa in order to learn lessons that will enable you to prove bankability, reach financial close and allow your CSP plant to operate with optimal efficiency 
    See all CSP development & optimization sessions here

  • New Technical Solutions: Discover the latest developments to optimize equipment and systems, and consider how new technical solutions can drive down CSP costs to fuel your value proposition
    See all sessions on new technological solutions here

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The variety of topics covered by the high profile speakers from many of the major players in the CSP industry meant this was a fantastic conference to both learn and to network. I would fully recommend this conference!

Crowie Concessions

To keep up with latest developments in the CSP market in South Africa, you need to attend this event


CSP Today remains the go-to event to link local and global CSP stakeholders


300+ Attendees at the Industry's Biggest CSP Gathering

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The conference was well worth two days out of my schedule


CSP Today brings together the right combination of industry players and relevant topics that enable companies to enter the South African CSP market successfully


CSP Today is the only market oriented CSP conference worth attending


Previous Attendees Invited Back to CSP Today South Africa Include:

Previous Attendees Invited Back to CSP Today South Africa Include:


Why Should You Attend the 5th Annual CSP Today South Africa Conference & Exhibition?

By attending CSP Today South Africa 2016, you are investing your time and money in a learning and business development experience alongside all the serious players in the CSP industry. Delegates attend CSP Today South Africa to do business, and we facilitate this with key event features such as:

  • Cross-industry plenary sessions: CSP Today South Africa 2016 will be co-located with PV Insider and Wind Energy Update South Africa. This will bring even more senior representatives from governments, regulatory bodies, investors and financiers, and the opportunity to facilitate cross-industry collaboration, whilst retaining the in-depth technical discussions in the CSP Today conference track
    Find out more about the New Energy Update series here
  • 20+ hours of networking: Meet top level executives from across the CSP value chain during exclusive networking time, and use our exclusive online networking platform to connect with your fellow delegates and speakers before, during and after the conference. Onsite, the exclusive networking and exhibition area is dedicated to helping you build relationships and source lucrative partnerships
    See who you will meet at CSP Today South Africa
  • Exclusive panels and extended Q&A sessions: More panels and discussion will allow you to share your perspective with the conference, and facilitate greater interactivity and debate than ever before - Presentations and panel discussions focussed specifically on CSP deployment in South Africa ensure that this is the most relevant event for your business
    Take a look at the full agenda
  • Focussed CSP technology exhibition: Meet and talk with some of the most exciting CSP companies, and see what products are making waves in the industry; the exhibition showcases the latest tech and services in order to inform buyers' purchasing decisions
    Find out more about exhibiting here



Effective exchange at the event with quality information and attendance!


Excellent networking experience


Great forum which expands CSP development with a broad range of relevant presentations, and which promotes formal and informal discussion

Book by Friday for Last Chance Rates!

Business Development Opportunities: Grow Your Market Share and Win New Business

Business Development Opportunities: Grow Your Market Share and Win New BusinessWith 250 of the industry’s top executives all in one place to develop their CSP businesses, CSP Today South Africa is the perfect opportunity to establish your name and increase your market share. Business development opportunities include:

  • Benefit from Branding by having your logo on the event website and all event materials so that you are visible as an industry leader
  • Host a meeting space at the conference by taking an exhibition booth from which you can display your expertise to prospective clients
  • Share your expertise by making a presentation to the conference audience which will show you as an industry leader and prompt interest in your product
  • Moderate the experts in one of our panel sessions - get on stage with the leading developers and EPCs
  • Purpose-build packages: Whatever your business development needs, we will build you a bespoke package. Simply contact German at to discuss your options


Discover Sponsorship & Exhibition Availability Here

Co-Located Events

PV Insider South Africa 2016
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Wind Energy Update South Africa 2016
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Silver Sponsor

  • rioglass

Bronze Sponsors

  • Arup
  • Brenmiller Energy


  • Promat

Lanyard Sponsor

  • SolarReserve


  • ARI
  • Bidvest Panalpina logistics
  • eltherm
  • NAM
  • PMI

PV Insider South Africa Sponsors

Bronze Sponsor

  • Arup


  • TUV


  • ARI
  • Bidvest Panalpina logistics
  • PMI
  • solarbuyer
  • VDM

Wind Energy Update South Africa Sponsors

Silver Sponsor

  • Gamesa

Bronze Sponsor

  • Arup


  • DNV-GL
  • Monsson Operation
  • WindSim


  • BioInsight
  • Bidvest Panalpina logistics
  • PMI

Got a question? Get in touch below!

Adam Minkley

Adam Minkley

Senior Conference Organiser
New Energy Update