ISI was pleased to participate in this year’s African Utility Week which has become a key event in the annual calendar for the African power sector. This year was no exception, with the Cape Town conference being co-located with PowerGen Africa for the first time, creating a much larger event than in previous years. Over 350 companies exhibited their technologies and solutions and more than 10,500 people attended – nearly double the number at last year’s event.
ISI organized a trade event focused on Africa, on behalf of Charles County Maryland, to help local areas companies understand the potential opportunities for U.S. businesses in Africa and how to successfully pursue them.
ISI’s insights into the commercial and industrial power sector in Africa featured in Electric Light & Power Magazine, looking at the opportunities for U.S. companies and how to pursue them.
ISI was back in Cape Town for African Utility Week again this year. This year's conference and exhibition highlighted not only the range of product and service solutions available in the power and water sectors, but also the varying needs of the 54 diverse markets in Africa.
Las Vegas, NV – As the only annual international event dedicated to the commercial concrete and masonry construction industries, World of Concrete is always a good educational and networking opportunity for ISI Consultants and many of our clients. And this year was no exception, with over 58,000 attendees and nearly 1,600 companies exhibiting. In fact, this was the largest attendance in 9 years, clearly reflecting the upbeat mood of many of our clients in the industry and people we spoke with on the show floor.
Las Vegas, NV – This year's POWER-GEN International attracted over 20,000 attendees from over 100 countries with more than 1,400 exhibitors and nearly 300 speakers. Representation from international markets was high, with over 700 international attendees coming as part of official delegations, including delegations from nearly 20 countries across Middle East and Africa.
Kansas City, MO - ISI was invited by the U.S. Department of Commerce to lead a roundtable discussion with companies from Kansas and Missouri on 'Infrastructure Opportunities in Africa.'
Cape Town, South Africa - ISI attended African Utility Week, where discussions with a number of companies in generation, transmission, distribution, renewables, and finance, provided a good indicator of the current state of the power sector in Africa.
Washington, DC – ISI’s Managing Director, Ross Ensor, and Client Services Director, Ian Oliver, attended a reception and dinner with the Ambassador of Switzerland to the United States, Martin Dahinden, at the Swiss Residence to discuss de-risking infrastructure investments around the world.
Washington, DC – Representatives of ISI were in attendance at the Spring Meetings of the World Bank (Bank) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) which bring together central bankers, ministers of finance and development, academics and private sector executives to discuss issues focused around the global economy and international development.
Washington, DC – ISI’s Managing Director, Ross Ensor, and Client Services Director, Ian Oliver, attended a reception with the Hon. Akinwumi A. Adesina, President of the African Development Bank, where he shared the Bank's vision and progress on the "High 5s.”
This week ISI Consultants Managing Director, Ross Ensor participated in the National U.S.-Arab Chamber of Commerce (NUSACC) expert roundtable series.
Washington, D.C. – Representatives from ISI Consultants attended SATELLITE 2017 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.
After hosting a panel last year, ISI was back at the world’s largest power generation event. There were over 18 thousand attendees from over 100 countries, 1,200 exhibitors, and 326 speakers.
Philadelphia, PA - ISI Consultants attended the 68th AACC annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Labs Expo July 31st to August 4th.
The American Boiler Manufacturers Association, the oldest national manufacturing trade association in America, invited ISI's Ian Oliver, to speak about opportunities in Africa for its members at its annual summer meeting in Lake Tahoe.
ISI Consultants is pleased to announce that it has partnered with The Intercultural Management Institute at The American University in Washington, D.C. (IMI) to provide its clients with training programs that prepare employees at every level of an organization to perform more effectively across geographic, linguistic, and cultural divides.
Ian Oliver, Client Services Director at ISI Consultants, was invited to speak at the 17th annual conference of the Intercultural Management Institute at The American University in Washington D.C. on March 10th.
U.S. Commerce Secretary, Penny Pritzker, has appointed ISI Consultants’ Managing Director, Ross Ensor, to serve a second four-year term on the District Export Council in Washington D.C. Mr. Ensor was originally appointed to the Export Council in 2012 based upon his knowledge and experience from over 20 years of international business experience, working with U.S. companies to export their products and services to over 80 countries around the world.