Gilkes Hydro will be exhibiting at, or attending the following conference & exhibitions in 2020.  If you are interested in learning more about our involvement at the events or would like to arrange a meeting with one of our sales team please contact us at [email protected]

Africa Energy Forum

20th-22nd October 2020 - Amsterdam

The Africa Energy Forum (aef) is the global investment meeting for Africa’s power, energy, infrastructure and industrial sectors. What we deliver is simple:Energy. In One Place. The Forum brings together decision-makers in Africa's energy sector to form partnerships, identify opportunities and collectively move the industry forward. aef has a loyal following of credible players working in the power space, and a track record of delivering a valuable networking experience.

Gilkes Hydro team will be exhibiting at this event on Stand 130

Link to event home page



BHA Hydro Network

1st November 2020 - Shrewsbury, England

The BHA Hydro Network 2020 is UK`s leading one-day hydropower event, showcasting the latest technologies for the hydropower supply chain, developers and investors.

Running in parallel there is a technical exhibition dedicated to the unique, challenging and diverse world of hydropower where companies can show off their products and services to an enthusiastic and knowledgeable audience. The BHA Hydro Network will cover some of the challenges lying ahead in the year of COP26, as well as considering future opportunities and initiatives, both in hydropower and tidal range energy.

Our hydro Sales Engineer, Gareth McMann will also be presenting “Unlocking the full potential of your hydro scheme” at this year’s event.

Gilkes Hydro team will be exhibiting at this event 

Link to event home page


4th-5th November 2020 - Glasgow, Scotland

All-Energy is the UK’s leading and only full supply chain renewables and low carbon energy event for the private and public sector energy end users, developers and investors with a total audience of close to 8,000 in 2019 - a 12% increase on the previous year.

Gilkes will again be exhibiting on the Highlands & Islands Pavilion at this years event.  

Link to event homepage.



Asia 2020

7th-10th December 2020 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Aqua~Media International team, with the support of the Malaysian Government, the Malaysian Committee on Large Dams, and the State Power utilities, welcomes the global water and energy community to the vibrant, multi-cultural city of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Gilkes Hydro team will be exhibiting at this event on Stand 43

As part of this event, we are teaming up with Learning Hydro again this year for the highly successful workshop aimed at people who are, or will be, involved in hydropower development as part of rural electrification programmes. This is a unique chance to learn all aspects of designing a small hydro plant. Sign up for this workshop is available at the event registration page here. 

Our Hydro Sales Engineer, Joss Crewdson will also be presenting a paper at this years event, titled "Optimization & modernisation of existing small hydro assets"

Link to event home page



2020 Site Open Day

Event Postponed

Unfortunately due to the current restrictions on group gatherings we are unable to hold our usual open day this summer, however as soon as restrictions are lifted we will look ahead to making arrangements for our next open day once it is safe to do so. 

If you would like to register your interest for the event when it does happen, please complete our sign up form.

Watch this space and posts across our social media channels for more information on the event date and location.



Attending as delegates

Africa Hydropower Forum, POSTPONED – new date to be advised - Cape Town. Link to event homepage. 

NHA Waterpower Week, POSTPONED until 2021 - Washington, DC. Gilkes Hydro are proud sponsors of this event. Link to event homepage.

NHA North East Regional Meeting - Summer 2020 Link to event homepage

AUW, 24th - 26th Nov - Cape Town. Link to event homepage. 

Events Previously Attended in 2020

Energy Week Georgia, 28th-30th January 2020 - Tbilisi 

African Mining Indaba, 2nd-6th February 2020 - Cape Town

NWHA Annual Conference, 18th-21st February - Seattle 

Energy Week Georgia, 28th-30th January - Tbilisi

CEATI Hydropower Conference, 3rd-4th March - Palm Springs, CA.