Infrastructures to Drive the Great Transformation

Net-Zero, Strategic-Autonomy, Smart-technology

The Paris Infraweek is the unique European Infrastructure Network bringing together the most influential global players of the infrastructure financing – LPs, GPs, lenders, arrangers, multilaterals infrastructure developers, lawyers, as well as government officials, etc.- during a whole week of 50+ dedicated roundtables and workshops featuring 250+ high-level speakers from all over the world.

08:00 > 08:30
Welcome and Registration
08:40 > 09:00
Opening Addresses
  • Bruno LE MAIRE, French Minister of the Economy and Finance and Industrial and Digital Sovereignty
  • H.E. Mr. Jawed ASHRAF, Ambassador of India to France,
  • Augustin de ROMANET, Chairman & CEO, ADP Group , Chairman, Paris EUROPLACE
09:00 > 09:45
Plenary Session 1: Infrastructures: Defining a New Roadmap in a Troubled World

Moderator: Bérénice ARBONA Head of Infrastructure Debt, La Banque Postale Asset Management

  • Gwenola CHAMBON, CEO & Founding Partner, Vauban Infrastructure Partners
  • Amir H. JAHANGUIRI, Partner, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
  • Olivier JAUNET, Managing Director, Infrastructure, Crédit Agricole CIB
  • Edouard SAUVAGE, Executive Vice President in charge of Networks activities, Engie
09:30 > 10:15
Welcome 2022-2023 Class of the IFC - EUROPLACE - DAUPHINE Programme
09:45 > 10:05
Fireside Chat

Moderator: Sasha VAKULINA Business Editor, Euronews

  • Thierry DEAU, Chief Executive Officer, Meridiam
  • Emmanuel GOLDSTEIN, Managing Director, Country Head & CEO, Morgan Stanley France, Head of EMEA Transportation & Infrastructure,
10:05 > 11:00
Plenary Session 2: Energy Autonomy: The Race to Net-Zero Infrastructure

Moderator: Jean BENSAID Managing Director, FinInfra

10:15 > 11:45
Infrastructures digitales en Afrique: quels modèles de financement public-privé ?

Opening Address : Ministre Prof. Dr. Désiré-Cashmir KOLONGELE EBERANDE, Ministre du Numérique, République Démocratique du Congo

Moderator: Marianne BRUNAT Directrice du business Développement des Infrastructures, Orange, Présidente de la Commission Internationale, Infranum Salima HADDOUR-RUNACHER Senior Advisor, Paris EUROPLACE

11:00 > 11:15
Discussion: Building the Path to European Neutrality Carbon
  • Ambroise FAYOLLE, Vice-President, European Investment Bank (EIB)
  • Yves PERRIER, Chairman, Amundi / Vice Chairman, Paris EUROPLACE
11:15 > 12:15
Plenary Session 3: Decarbonising Mobility: Trends and Solutions

Moderator: Darko ADAMOVIC Partner, LinkLaters

12:15 > 12:45
12:45 > 13:00
Infravenir: Intergenerational collaboration: building the future of the Infrastructure sector together
13:00 > 14:00
Buffet Lunch
14:00 > 15:00
Plenary Session 4: Emerging Markets: the Sustainability Revolution to Drive Infrastructures

Moderator: Sasha VAKULINA Business Editor, Euronews

15:00 > 15:45
Discussion: Digital Infrastructure: Stakes & Strategic Autonomy

Moderator: Vincent LEVITA Founder and CEO, InfraVia Capital Partners, Chairman of the Infrastructure Committee, France Invest, Chairman, LTIIA

  • Ramon FERNANDEZ, Delegate Chief Executive Officer Finance, Performance and Europe, Orange
  • Alexis HOJABR, Partner, White & Case
  • Philippe LE GRAND, Chairman, InfraNum
15:30 > 16:30
Country Spotlight: India: Moving Towards A Sustainable Future

Moderator: Gregory NESS Executive Director Project/Export Finance, Africa, Standard Chartered Bank

  • Nina FENTON, Head of Regional Representation, South Asia, European Investment Bank
  • Savi Hebbur, Partner, Mainstream Corporate and India Group, Linklaters
  • Jae Hyung KWON, Head of South Asia, MIGA World Bank
  • Prasad HEGDE, Managing Director, Project & Export Finance, South Asia, Standard Chartered Bank
15:45 > 16:30
Spotlight: Financing Models in Emerging Markets

Moderator: François BERGERE Executive Director, Long Term Infrastructure Investors Association (LTIIA)

  • Obaid AMRANE, Chief Executive Officer, Ithmar Capital, Chairman, International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds
  • Jean-Christophe BARTH, Executive Director, World Association of PPP Units & Professionals
  • Andrew BLEASE, Associate Managing Director, Infrastructure Finance Group, Moody's Investors Service
  • Cendrine DELIVRE, Partner, ASAFO & Co
  • Amr SALAH, Infrastructure Development Executive Director, Royal Commission for AlUla
16:30 > 17:15
Plenary Session 5: COP27 and Beyond: The Energy Transition Agenda

Moderator: Boris MARTOR Partner, Bird & Bird

  • Christophe DOSSARPS, Chief Executive Officer, Sustainable Infrastructure Foundation (SIF) / SOURCE
  • Nevine MANSOUR , Adviser to Vice Minister of Finance - Capital Markets, Egypt Ministry of Finance
  • Eric MEYER, Managing Director France, RBC Capital Markets
  • Thomas RAJZBAUM, Managing Director – Infrastructure, EQT Group
  • Nick WOOLFITT, Head of Specialised Finance, Europe, National Australia Bank Limited
16:30 > 17:30
AIFP: How to improve the development and financing of public infrastructures in Africa?
  • Salim BENSMAIL, Senior Investment Director Meridiam
  • Cendrine DELIVRE, Partner, ASAFO & Co
17:15 > 18:00
Spotlight: Hydrogen, how to Scale-up Technologies and Infrastructure?

Moderator: Pierre-Etienne FRANC Chief Executive Officer, Hy24, Co-founder and Chairman, FiveT Hydrogen

  • Christophe BARTHELEMY, Partner, CMS Francis Lefebvre
  • Louis-Aynard de CLERMONT TONNERRE, Global Head of Power, Utilities & Infrastructure, Investment Banking Division, Société Générale
  • Peter MacKEY, Vice President Strategy and Policy Support, Hydrogen Energy, Air Liquide
  • Romain TALAGRAND, Managing Director - Renewable Energy, BNP Paribas CIB
18:00 > 19:30
Closing Plenary Session: Cities of Tomorrow - How can Infrastructure Drive the Transition to Address Cities’ Future Challenges

Moderator: Garbiñe UNDA Investment Vice President, Infranity,, Member, Infravenir

18:00 > 19:30
LTIIA General Assembly (members only)