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About the host    |       Meet the team     |      Venue and Accomodation        |       Visa and Travel

ABOUT THE HOST

Established in February 2017, RMB is the Government of Rwanda body responsible for implementing and advising the government on issues related national policies, laws and strategies related to mines, petroleum and gas.  It is also mandated to monitor and coordinate the implementation of strategies related to mines, petroleum and gas.  In addition to monitoring, it is supposed to carryout research & exploration in geology, mining and petroleum and do disseminate the findings. Further, the RMB is supposed to supervise and monitor private or public entities conducting mining, trade and value addition of mineral operations. It is to assist the government in valuing mining and quarry concessions. Lastly, RMB is to cooperate and collaborate with other regional and international institutions carrying out similar mission. 

Hon. Francis GATARE ,Chief Executive Officer, RMB

MEET THE TEAM

Clarion Events, Spintelligent – The African Event Specialists, are organisers of over 30 market leading African conferences and exhibitions including African Utility Week and the Oil & Gas Council series. With a 17 year pedigree of event organisation in Africa from an African head office in Cape Town, 22,000 global attendees each year and broadcasting partnerships with the likes of SABC, CNBC Africa, eNCA, Bloomberg, BusinessDay, Reuters Africa media exposure available to Kenya Mining Forum partners is extensive.

TEAM INVOLVED

Emmanuelle Nicholls,

Portfolio Director

+27 21 700 3520                                  

emmanuelle.nicholls@spintelligent.com

Elodie Delagneau,

Event Manager

+27 21 700 3550 

elodie.delagneau@spintelligent.com

Caroline Plateaux,

Marketing Manager

+27 21 700 3572

caroline.plateaux@spintelligent.com

Zayeen Daniels,

Conference Producer

+27 21 700 3570

zayeen.daniels@spintelligent.com

Benjamin Weinheimer,

Sponsorship Opportunities

+27 21 700 3515

benjamin.weinheimer@spintelligent.com

Kuda Tsingano,

Conference Registration

+27 21 700 3588

kudakwashe.tsingano@spintelligent.com

Jean-Tite Oloumoussie,

Sponsorship Opportunities

+27 21 700 3508

jeantite.oloumoussie@spintelligent.com

Patricia Kazaka,

Operations Manager

+27217003589

patricia.kazaka@spintelligent.com

Peggy Kengue,

Sales Executive

+27 21 700 3513

peggy.kengue@spintelligent.com 

 

Vital Karangwa

Public Relations and Communication Specialist

Rwanda Mines, Petroleum and Gas Board (RMB)

vital.karangwa@rmb.gov.rw

 

VENUE AND ACCOMODATION

Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre, Kigali

KG 2 Roundabout, Kigali, Rwanda

Tel: +250 252 252 252

The Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Center in Kigali is just 5 kilometers from the bustling city center and Kigali International Airport (KGL). Our contemporary hotel is situated in an office park with Kigali Convention Center, which has room for up to 5,000 delegates. It's just 2 km from several government embassies, the British High Commission, the Parliament and the Supreme Court.

AFFORDABLE ACCOMMODATION, EXCELLENT AMENITIES AND FLEXIBLE EVENT SPACES

Our Kigali hotel's 291 plush rooms and suites offer private balconies and free high-speed Wi-Fi. 2 on-site restaurants, including one with all-day dining, serve up continental and Rwandan favorites as well as the Super Breakfast Buffet. For a light bite or a relaxing nightcap, visit the Lounge Bar.

Planning an event in Kigali? Our 18 meeting rooms, including a state-of-the-art auditorium which accommodates more than 2,000 attendees, provide a sophisticated backdrop for weddings and other social events. The hotel also offers 650 parking bays. After a day exploring Kigali you can maintain your workout regimen in our fitness center and relax in the outdoor swimming pool.

KEY FEATURES

• Accessible stationery, flipcharts, screens and an overhead projector

• Audiovisual equipment on request

• Business centre with photocopy and fax services

• Complimentary parking for 650 cars 

• High-speed, wireless Internet included

• Ideal location for traveling delegates via Kigali International Airport (KGL) and motorway access

Radisson Blu Hotel offers all East and Central Africa Mining Forum  delegates preferential rates.

To benefit from this deal, Here is the booking Link for your needful.

TRANSFERS 

The Radisson Blu Hotel  offers airport transfers at USD25 per trip, a shared ride is USD 20 per person sharing.

For all your airport transfers, car hire and bookings requirements, please contact Cedrick Mugisha.

c:+ 250252 252 252  | e: cedrick.mugisha@radissonblu.com

http://radissonblu.com/hotel-kigali

kigalicc.com

TRAVEL AND VISA

VISA

All visitors must hold a passport valid for at least six months or another acceptable travel document with at least one empty page. Kenyans and Ugandans may use an ID card in lieu of a passport to enter Rwanda.

There is no single affiliated Agent that is authorized to apply for visa on your behalf. Such Agents may mislead you and charges more than the visa fees.

Refer to the following ling to know the standard rates of visa fees at https://www.migration.gov.rw/index.php?id=249

Costs

  • A single entry tourist visa costs US $30. 
  • A single entry conference visa costs US $30 and is valid for 30 days.
  • A multiple entry business visa costs US $50 and is valid  for one year.

The East African Tourist Visa (EATV) covers Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda, costs US $100 and is valid for 90 days.

VISA ON ARRIVAL

From 1st Jan 2018, Nationals of all countries receive visa on arrival at Kigali International Airport and all land borders.

Citizens of Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa countries that are not visa exempt receive visas valid for 90 days while other visitors are granted visas valid for 30 days.

Health requirement

A vaccination certificate may be required at the border post. In the event of a major disease outbreak, specific requirements could be set and put to the knowledge of the public.

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