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Symposium on Governance of Infrastructure, OECD, Paris, 29 February 2016

 

Symposium on Governance of Infrastructure

OECD, Paris, 29 February 2016

Chair: Mr Gordon McKechnie, Former Head, PFI Policy, HM Treasury, UK and Chair of the OECD Network of PPP and Senior Infrastructure Officials

AGENDA - GOV/PGC/SBO/A(2016)1/PART1

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Monday 29 February 2016

Welcome by the Chair
Introductory Remarks by Ms. Mari Kiviniemi, Deputy Secretary General, OECD

SESSION 1: VISION AND STRATEGY
1.1 - WHAT IS THE PROBLEM? MAPPING THE GAPS IN INFRASTRUCTURE GOVERNANCE TODAY

Speakers
• Dr. Elaine Buckberg, Former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy Coordination, US Treasury Department
• Mr. Laurence Carter, Senior Director, Public-Private Partnerships Group, World Bank Group
• Mr. Thomas Wobben, Director, Horizontal Policies and Networks, EU Committee of the Regions
Discussant
• Mr. Iain Begg, Professorial Research Fellow at the European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science

1.2 - MOBILISING SUPPORT AND RESOURCES FOR INFRASTRUCTURE STRATEGIES
Speakers
• Mr. Philip Davies, Chief Executive Officer, Infrastructure Australia
• Ms. Jocelyn Fernandez, Director of Planning, Ministry of Public Works, Chile
• Gabriele PASQUINI, Presidency of the Council of Ministers, Italy
• Mr. Toshio Okazumi, Director of International Cooperation and Engineering for Infrastructure, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, Japan
Discussant
• Prof. Dr. Helmut Anheier, President and Dean, Hertie School of Governance

SESSION 2: IMPACT AND VALUE
2.1 - ENSURING IMPACT: PLANNING AND PREPARING INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS

Speakers
• Mr. José Viegas, Secretary-General, International Transport Forum
• Ms. Anne Yvrande-Billon, Vice President, French railways regulator ARAFER, France
• Mr. Daniel Wiener, President of the Board, Global Infrastructure Basel
• Ms. Denise Bower, Executive Director, Major Projects Association, UK
Discussant
• Mr. Salim Bensmail, Director, Public Private Partnerships Unit, Ministry of Finance, France

2.2 - DELIVERING VALUE THROUGHOUT THE ASSET’S LIFE

Speakers
Mr. Federico Patiño, Director General, Mexico City Airport Group GACM, Mexico
• Mr. Tiago de Barros Correia, Director, Electricity Regulator ANEEL, Brazil
• Mr. John Tesh, Resilience Expert, UK
• Mr. Toshiyuki Iwama, Executive Technical Advisor to the Director General, JICA Infrastructure and Peace building Department, Japan
Discussant
Mr. Eric Brousseau, Chair, Governance and Regulation, Paris Dauphine University, France

SESSION 3: TRANSPARENCY AND INTEGRITY
ENSURING A CLEAN AND INCLUSIVE PROJECT CYCLE
Speakers
• Mr. Alan Sutherland, Chief Executive, Water Industry Commission, Scotland, UK
• Mr. Simon Adams, Strategic Director, Crossrail, UK
• Mr. Roberto Arditti, Director of Institutional Affairs, EXPO Milano 2015, Italy
• Mr. Petter Matthews, Executive Director, Construction Sector Transparency Initiative
Discussant
• Mr. Nicola Bonucci, Director for Legal Affairs, OECD

CLOSING SESSION: NEXT STEPS
TAKING THE OECD WORK ON INFRASTRUCTURE GOVERNANCE FORWARD
• Mr. Rolf Alter, Director, Public Governance and Territorial Development, OECD

 

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