East Africa Energy, Oil & Gas Summit 

Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, Kenya
15 - 16 March 2023

NOC Kenya


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Michael Mugerwa

Dr Michael Mugerwa

General Manager, Uganda Refinery Holding Co, Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC)

Dr. Mugerwa is a Chemical Engineer, with over 30 years of professional technical and management experience in the global oil, gas and renewable energy industries. His areas of expertise include process engineering, project management, project controls, risk management, contracts, safety, oil refinery technologies, fuel cell systems, and geothermal power plants.

Dr. Mugerwa’s current management responsibility includes the development of Uganda’s 60,000 bpd Refinery Project, as well as the development, operationalization and management of the Kabaale Petro-based Industrial Park in the Albertine Graben of Uganda.
He gained his Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate degrees in Chemical Engineering from the University of Manchester, UK. He has worked for the global engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractors, Technip and Jacobs Engineering, from locations in California, Canada, Italy and The Netherlands.

Dr. Mugerwa also co-edited and co-authored a multi-author book entitled Fuel Cell Systems published by Springer in 1994.

Participant Testimonials

  • I wish to commend the organisers of EAOGS for bringing together eminent persons and experts to discuss issues affecting the oil and gas industry in Africa
    H.E. Dr. Omar Farouk Ibrahim
    Secretary General, African Petroleum Producers’ Organization
  • These conferences are very important to all of us involved in the industry to interact, exchange ideas and to learn from one another on what is happening... what is happening in the industry in Africa more importantly
    Florival Mucave
    President, Mozambique Oil & Gas Chamber
  • East Africa is an energy province so this summit is timely considering that East Africa's gas is entering the exploration and production phase
    John Ego
    Manager, Exploration National Oil Corporation of Kenya
  • "The content was very good and very relevant at this formative stage. I’m very grateful to the organisers and I will definitely be back next year"
    James Mureu
    Former Chairman of the Board at Kenya National Chamber of Commerce & Industry