In October 2018, OTAGO will participate as a speaker at the convening event AScHES (Advanced Sustainable cHarcoal Enterprise at Scale)
organized by the MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology). The AScHES convening will be held in Naivasha, Kenya.
MITD-Lab AScHES Convening for Charcoal Briquette Fuel Producers
The topics and the goals of the conference will be:
• Cultivate the community of at-scale charcoal briquette producers for knowledge and best practices’ exchange, and formation of new
• Equip charcoal briquette producers to be more informed micro-ambassadors for a formalized and connected industry.
• (Re)Inspire charcoal briquette producers with new ideas and tools for alternative business models, entrepreneurship skills, leadership
skills, and production methods.
Charcoal briquettes producers from all around the World will be attending this event, which seams to be a very good opportunity to reach
new prospected franchisees.