LIMEP 2020

3rd Liberian International Mining, Energy & Petroleum
Conference & Exhibition

Monrovia City Hall
Monrovia, Republic of Liberia
12 – 13 May 2020

Keynote Speakers

H.E President George WEAH

President Republic of Liberia

Hon. Gesler E. MURRAY

Minister, Ministry of Mines and Energy, Republic of Liberia

Hon. Kabiné Komara

Former Prime Minister, Conakry, Guinea

2020 Speakers

George Kwatia

Partner, Tax Services Ghana

Stephen Potter

Program Director, Rural & Renewable

Hon. Carlton S. Miller

Deputy Minister, Mines & Energy and Chairman of the LIMEP Organising Committee

Dr Lester TENNY

Vice President for Technical Services, National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL)

Hans-Hartlieb EULER

Director: Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, GIZ/ENDEV

Larisa Leshchenko

Country Manager – Liberia, World Bank


Senior Analyst- Iron Ore, CRU

Ahmed Abdel Hakam

Senior Associate, Eversheds Sutherland

Stephen E. Haggerty

Chief Geologist, Youseff Diamonds, Liberia and Distinguished Research Professor, Geosciences, Florida International University

Dr Joseph M Mankelow

Team Leader - Mineral Resources and Policy, British Geological Survey


The third edition of the Liberia International Mining, Energy and Petroleum Conference will build on the success of the previous edition, which attracted nearly 400 participants from 25 countries.

The event is held under the high patronage of H.E. George Weah, President of the Republic of Liberia and the audience will include high-ranking government officials, executives from operating companies in Liberia, international consultants, financial institutions and investors.

Read more about who attends LIMEP.

The LIMEP Conference serves as a platform to discuss the region’s development of the Mining, Energy and Petroleum industry and, particularly, the impact and future for these sectors in Liberia.

The 2020 edition will be held under the main theme: ”Investing in Liberia’s Natural Resources to stimulate national economic development” and the following sub themes have also been selected:

  • An overview of Liberia’s resource potential and future development
  • Diversification of Liberia’s mineral resources
  • Improving the efficiency of Liberia’s transport infrastructure: progress, prospects and challenges
  • Finance, Risk Management & Transparency in Liberia’s mining, oil and gas and energy sectors
  • Regenerating and harnessing Liberia’s energy resources
  • Liberia’s oil and gas potential, perspectives and opportunities
  • Developing Liberia’s iron sector against the backdrop of global commodity prices
  • Liberia’s gold potential, West Africa’s new gold belt?
  • Liberia’s investment, legal and fiscal framework
  • Technology, training and workforce development in Liberia’s extractives sector
  • Corporate social responsibility, sustainable development and socio-economic development
  • Aligning pro-poor policy with Liberia’s extractive industries

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Previous LIMEP Speakers

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

24th President of Liberia

His Excellency Joseph N. Boakai

Vice President Of The Republic Of Liberia

Hon. Patrick Sendolo

Minister Of Lands, Mines And Energy, Republic Of Liberia

Margaret H. Kilo

Resident Representative, African Development Bank, Liberia Country Office

Raymond Gilpin

Director, Sustainable Economies, United States Institute Of Peace

Dr Eugene Shannon

President, Natural Resources Development Corporation

Dr Morris Cooper

Geophysicist, Nocal

Matilda Parker

Managing Director, National Ports Authority

Abdulkadir Hassan

Ceo, Cwbs Africa

Alberto Savini

Senior Loan Officer, European Investment Bank

Alexandre Godard

Africa Regional Coordinator, Tgs

Amadou Diallo

Secretary General, West African Power Pool

Andre Collin

Senior Project Manager, Kfw Development Bank

Antonio Maria

Ceo, Arcelormittal Liberia

Arne Fayd’herbe De Maudave

Head Of Panprojects Africa, Panalpina World Transport Ltd.

Atma Khalsa

Consultant, Acorn International

Augustus V. Goanue

Executive Director, Rural And Renewable Energy Agency

Benoit Piret

Liberia Country Manager, Ja Delmas

Carlton Miller

Consultant, Natural Resources Development Corporation

Christohphe Lucet

Regional Representative For West Africa, European Investment Bank

David Reading

Ceo & Director, Aureus Mining

Dennis Robertson

Country Manager, Amlib Holdings

Einar Telnes

Director, Norad

Eric Schmid

Senior Research Manager Sub Saharan Africa, Ihs

Eric W. Olson

Ceo, Reo International

Flavio Moreira

General Manager For Mine Planning, Arcelormittal London

Cheng Jian

Vice President, Bao Chico

Frank Ajibola Ajilore

Resident Representative, International Finance Corporation

Hyacinth Elayo

Energy Policy Analyst, Ecreee

Ian Hiscock

Senior Consultant, Cru Strategies

Ian Yhap

Energy Advisor To The Minister Ministry Of Lands, Mines And Energy

Ivan Muir

Managing Director, Sgs Liberia Inc

Jefferson W. Wylie

Director, Liberian Hydrological Service (LHS)

Joseph Collins

Exploration Manager, Sems Exploration

Joseph Mayah

Deputy Managing Director, Liberia Electricity Corporation

Kissy Agyeman-togobo

Partner & Co-founder, Songhai Advisory Llp

Kola Adeleke

Managing Director, Ecobank Liberia

Len Kolff

Managing Director,Tawana Resources

Marcus Wleh

Head Of External Affairs And Corporate Responsibility, Arcelormittal

Michael Mcgovern

Chief Of Party, Liberia Energy Sector Support Project, Winrock International

Mohamed Kanu

Managing Director, Np (Liberia) Limited

Robert Monro

Head Of Business Development, Hummingbird Resources

Samson Tokpah

Head Of Secretariat, Leiti

Shahid Mohammed

Chief Executive Officer, Liberia Electricity Corporation

Stephen E. Haggerty

Ceo, Lonestars

Tim Newbold

Director West Africa, Africapractice

Vickson Korlewala

Ceo, Ecopower Liberia

Ken Wright

Managing Partner, Wright Consultancy Limited

Wassim Hamdan

Managing Director, Earthtime Group