The ECOWAS Commission, the Government of the Republic of Cote d’Ivoire and AME Trade Ltd, were delighted to host the 500 plus delegates and the nearly 2000 visitors to ECOMOF 2018, the Second ECOWAS Mining and Petroleum Forum, which took place 10 – 12 December 2018 at the Sofitel Hotel Ivoire, in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.
ECOMOF 2018 was praised as a resounding success and we thank all the participants for their contributions to the debates and the networking activities that occurred during the event. A special word of thanks to the sponsors of the event, Sodemi, Endeavour Mining, IDC Drilling Company, Sama Nickel, Concrete Canvas, Exploration and Mining Suppliers, Manas Resources, EMICI and Perseus Mining. We would also like to thank the Government and the People of Cote d’Ivoire for their hospitality in hosting this second edition of ECOMOF.
“I would say that this edition teaches us a lot concerning the organization and the quality of the speakers in relation to the different themes mentioned in the different rooms”
“A great experience with a lot of contact and promotion of the mining sector in Burkina Faso”
“I really appreciated the quality of the stands and the catering, as well as the exchange between the ECOWAS member countries and the presence of the internationals”
“I was standing in front of a stand when the Vice President came over to shake my hand,
“I participated enthusiastically at ECOMOF”
“This forum has been interesting for exchanges (experiences and contacts) with other structures and other countries”
“Some valuable contacts were made during the exhibition…The most positive aspect of ECOMOF was networking”
“We liked the exchanges with the public and also the panels and especially the sharing of experiences”