Wednesday 6 November
WORKSHOP

Thursday 7 November
CONFERENCE

This exclusive regulatory and finance workshop has a fee of 750 USD which includes lunch, dinner and drinks. This is separate from the conference ticket of the 7th of november.

09:00Welcome Coffee

09:15Opening remarks

09:30Theme 1: Auctions

  • Results of the first long-term auction held on the 22nd of October 2019.
  • What’s next for these projects?
  • How to comply with all the obligations for all awarded projects.
11:15 NETWORKING BREAK

11:30Theme 2: Tax benefits

  • Standard structures for applicable renewable energy projects to obtain tax benefits.
  • The impact on the LCOE.
  • Law 1715 and efficient structures.
  • A review of the latest changes in tax benefits.
13:00 NETWORKING LUNCH

14:00Theme 3: Sustainability Compliance

  • Challenges faced by new renewable energy projects in Colombia.
  • What are the most common legal aspects to take into account?
  • Social challenges and working together with the local communities.
  • Planning ahead with environmental permitting and common bottlenecks.
  • Key technical considerations to take into account.
15:30 NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK

16:00Theme 4: Financing

  • What are some of the main challenges for the financing of new renewable energy projects?
  • The experience of local banks.
  • What can DFI’s and foreign institutions bring to the table?
  • How to develop the most bankable project.
  • A macroeconomic analysis of Colombia and its inherent risks.
  • A primer on raising capital in Colombia.
16:30 CLOSING REMARKS
17:00 WORKSHOP RECEPTION
18:00 JOINT NETWORKING DINNER & PRE-CONFERENCE DINNER
Join the networking dinner to meet fellow delegates and explore opportunities with invited local stakeholders and speakers of the conference The Solar Future Colombia. Music included!
WORKSHOP
Wednesday 6 November
CONFERENCE
Thursday 7 November