Time: August 27, 2014 from 6pm to 8pm
Location: SolaireDirect Factory, Bellville
Street: Cnr De Beer Road and Sacks Circle
City/Town: Bellville South
Website or Map: https://goo.gl/maps/MKNrV
Event Type: cap40
Organized By: Cap40
Latest Activity: Aug 27, 2014
Cap40 Business Wednesday at SolaireDirect Technologies plant in Bellville.
Visit of a solar panels production factory and conference on the outlooks of the solar energy sector and industrial challenges in South Africa.
With Sebastien Feit, Managing Director of SolaireDirect Technologies.
Ever wanted to shed light on the technology behind photovoltaic solar panel? This visit will be an opportunity to understand how solar panel are assembled in South Africa and exported around the world from Cape Town. Renewable energies are critical to South Africa and the rest of the word as they are a unique opportunity for power production, growth, job creation, energetic self-sufficiency and reduction of carbon emissions. Come discover the actors behind this growing sector during this exclusive factory visit.
Sébastien Feit, Managing Director of SolaireDirect Technologies, will hold a visit of the SolaireDirect solar panel manufacturing plant in Belville. The visit will be followed by a focus on the challenges and opportunities faced by a French company settling a manufacturing plant in South Africa, and some insights on the renewable energy sector in South Africa.
The visit and conference will be followed by a wine tasting
Location: SolaireDirect Technologies factory, Cnr De Beer Road and Sacks Circle, Bellville South. (30 minutes drive from Cape Town)
Directions to the event venue: https://goo.gl/maps/5lZ2W
About the speaker:
After completing an engineering degree at ECAM Rennes with a specialization in production science, Sebastien Feit occupied the function of Quality Manager in the automotive industry at LEAR Corporation and VISTEON Corporation. He left France for South Africa in 2011 and became Operations Manager at SolaireDirect Technologies. He became Managing Director of SolaireDirect Technologies in 2013.