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24 November 2020 - 26 November 2020
ECOWAS Sustainable Energy Forum 2020

GET.invest Virtual Matchmaking

GET.invest Matchmaking sessions are part of the services offered by GET.invest to mobilise investments in renewable energy projects and businesses. This virtual session will provide participants with an opportunity to connect with potential business partners, public and private investors and policymakers a series of select personal meetings.

The proven GET.invest matchmaking format offers:   

  • An online platform, where participants can present themselves and their business, browse the profiles of other attendees, and request meetings with a single click.
  • A free mobile app (available on the App Store and Google Play) where participants can manage their meetings when- and wherever they want.
  • Personal assistance from the GET.invest Matchmaking team before and during the event.

The GET.invest Matchmaking session with bilateral virtual meetings will be held right after the Live Stage ESEF 2020 from 5:15 to 6:30 pm UTC on Wed, 24th November and from 5:15 to 6:30 pm UTC on Thu, 25th November. Each participant will be able to have up to 5 virtual meetings of 15 minutes each per event day.

Timeline for Participants

To participate in the Live Stage ESEF 2020 and the virtual GET.invest Matchmaking Sessions please follow these steps:


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Registration & Profile creation

Register and confirm your attendance at the Live Stage ESEF 2020 and the matchmaking session. Create a detailed business profile including your cooperation interests.
1st - 25th Nov 2020    
Book 1:1 meetings

Send meetings requests to participants of your choice. After approving the request, your meeting partner will schedule the meeting. Answer and schedule meeting requests that you receive.

1st - 25th Nov 2020

Prepare your participation nCheck your scheduled meetings via the Menu "Meetings" (log-in required). Test your webcam and microphone by clicking on the green button.
24th Nov 2020,
14:00  - 18:30 hrs UTC
25th Nov 2020, 
14:00 - 18:30 hrs UTC
26th Nov 2020,
14:00 - 17:15 hrs UTC
Participate in the Live Stage and the virtual GET.invest Matchmaking session
Open the event website by using a recent version of Chrome. Log into your profile and access your personal event schedule via the tab "Agenda". Join the live sessions by clicking on the Live Stage Link in your agenda or the button Live Stage in the header menu. Start your meetings following the link from the agenda or directly via the tab “Meetings” by clicking on the green button “Start Meeting”.

Instructions for Virtual 1:1 Meetings

  • 1:1 meetings have to be managed remotely via Video Calls.
  • Use devices having a Webcam & Microphone installed, preferably a computer having a webcam and microphone installed (Laptop, Notepads, etc).
  • Keep an eye on 1:1 meeting timelines (Start/End) - Please start and end your meetings as indicated to avoid waiting times for your meeting partners.
  • The Video conferencing is provided by the b2match platform, thus no need to install any software.
  • All confirmed meetings (if any) show a button "Start Meeting" and date/time of the respective meetings.
  • Once the time for the conversation has come, click the "Start Meeting" button (see Menu: Meetings or Agenda)
  • Your meeting partner doesn't show up? - Use the "Message" button and ask for joining the meeting or re-schedule the meeting to another date/time.

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