1st CONGRESS ABIDJAN (Côte d'Ivoire) 21-22/05/1970
2nd CONGRESS ABIDJAN (Côte D'Ivoire) 3-5/03/1972
3rd CONGRESS PORT- LOUIS (Mauritius) 8-10/12/1973
4th CONGRESS MONROVIA (Liberia) 10-13/12/1973
5th CONGRESS KINSHASA (Zaire) 11-16/02/1976
6th CONGRESS DAKAR (Senegal) 29-4/06/1978
7th CONGRESS LIBREVILLE (Gabon) 1-5/06/1981
Theme: African Electricity Companies and the Energy Challenge
8th CONGRESS LOME (Togo) 4 - 8/06/1984
Theme: Hydroelectricity Development and Solidarity in Africa
9th CONGRESS BRAZZAVILLE (Congo) 1 - 6/06/1987
Theme: Insuring Development and the Management of the Future
10th CONGRESS TUNIS (Tunisia) 4-10/06/1990
Theme: Environment, Optimal Management of Electrical Utilities and their services to the users
11th CONGRESS YAOUNDE (Cameroon) 7 -10/06/1993
Theme: Challenges facing Public Electrical Utilities in Africa
12th CONGRESS ALGIERS (Algeria) 22-26th/04/l996
Theme: Electrical Energy contribution to the process of the economic Integration of Africa
13th CONGRESS DAKAR (Senegal) 7-11 June 1999
Theme: The APUA, faced to challenges and Prospects of he 21st century
14th - CONGRESS DURBAN (South Africa) 23-26 June 2002
Theme: The APUA and the African power sector at the era of liberalization.
15th - CONGRESS ACCRA (Ghana) 06-10 June 2005
Theme: Access to electricity for all African people through the pooling of energy resources.
16th - CONGRESS NAIROBI (Kenya) 24-26 June 2008
Theme: Good gouvernance of national power sectors as a key factor for realization access to electricity for all the peoples of Africa.
17th - CONGRESS HAMMAMET (Tunisia) 28-31 May 2012
Theme: Developing Africa's energy potential and integrating power supply systems for sustainable development in African countries.