Paris EUROPLACE 2018 International Infrastructure Forum
LTIIA Fifth Annual Meeting

A Global Debate for Greater Efficiency in Infrastructure Finance


About Paris EUROPLACE

The Paris EUROPLACE International Infrastructure Forum 2018 is a one-day event hosted by the French Ministry of Economy and Finance organised in partnership with LTIIA (Long Term Infrastructure Investors Association), which will be holding its 5th annual meeting.



About LTIIA

Founded in 2014 by investors and for investors, Long Term Infrastructure Investors Association works with a wide range of stakeholders, including infrastructure investors, policy-makers and academia, on supporting long-term, responsible deployment of private capital to public infrastructure around the world.


08:00 > 08:30
Registration and coffee
08:30 > 09:00
Welcome and forum opening
  • Augustin DE ROMANET, Chairman, PARIS EUROPLACE
  • Ambroise FAYOLLE, Vice-President, EIB
  • Thierry DEAU, Chairman LTIIA and CEO MERIDIAM
09:00 > 09:45
Plenary session: Infrastructure Finance: what is at stake? Investment opportunities in France, 2 landmark examples in real estate infrastructure
  • Pascal CAGNI, Ambassador for international investment, Chairman, BUSINESS FRANCE
  • Marie-Célie GUILLAUME, CEO, PARIS LA DÉFENSE
  • Hugues PARANT, CEO, EUROMÉDITERRANÉE
09:45 > 10:35
Plenary session: Understanding and addressing infrastructure needs

Moderator: Michel-André VOLLE, Head of Infrastructure Finance, HSBC FRANCE

  • Shinichiro ADACHI, General Manager, Regional Planning Department, PPP/PFI Promotion Center, DEVELOPMENT BANK OF JAPAN
  • Jean-Pierre BARRAL, Head of Energy & Digital Transition, AFD
  • Laurent BOUCHILLOUX, Co-Head of Infrastructure Finance, SOCIETE GENERALE
  • Michel HOUDEBINE, Chief Economist, DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF THE FRENCH TREASURY
  • Mathias WOITOK, Head of Structured Finance for North, Central & South-East Europe, EIB
10:35 > 11:00
Coffee break and networking opportunities
11:00 > 12:30
Parallel session: Country Workshops - Japan, Eastern/Central Europe, South Africa
11:00 > 12:30
Parallel session: Masterclass on Infrastructure Equity Investment by EDHEC Infrastructure Institute
12:30 > 13:30
Plenary session: The impact of financial regulation on infrastructure finance

Moderator: François BERGERE, Executive Director, LTIIA

  • Frédéric BLANC-BRUDE, Director, EDHEC INFRASTRUCTURE INSTITUTE - SINGAPORE
  • Olivier GUERSENT, Director General, DG FISMA, EUROPEAN COMMISSION
  • Gérard de la MARTINIERE, Chairman, LONG TERM INVESTMENT TASK FORCE
  • Emmanuelle NASSE BRIDIER, Group Chief Credit Officer, Group Investment & ALM, AXA GROUP
  • Véronique ORMEZZANO, Head of Group regulatory Affairs, BNP PARIBAS
  • Christian SCHMIEDER, Member of the Secretariat, FINANCIAL STABILITY BOARD
  • Eugene ZHUCHENKO, Member of the Financing Growth & Infrastructure Task Force, B2O ARGENTINA 2018
13:30 > 14:30
Lunch and networking opportunities
13:30 > 14:30
LTIIA General Assembly (members-only session)
14:30 > 14:45
Keynote
  • François RIAHI, CEO, NATIXIS
14:45 > 15:00
Keynote
  • Yann LE PALLEC, Executive MD, Head of Global Ratings Services, S&P GLOBAL RATINGS
15:00 > 15:55
Panel debate: Infrastructure Finance: new sectors, new actors, new strategies

Moderator: René KASSIS, Head of Private Debt, LA BANQUE POSTALE AM , and Chairman of the Infrastructure Committee ASSOCIATION FRANÇAISE DE LA GESTION FINANCIÈRE (AFG)

  • Salim BENSMAIL, Head of THE INFRASTRUCTURE FINANCE UNIT (FIN INFRA), FRENCH MINISTRY OF FINANCE
  • Mathias BURGHARDT, Head of ARDIAN INFRASTRUCTURE , Member of the Executive Committee of ARDIAN
  • Claus FINTZEN, CIO and Head of Infrastructure Debt, ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS
  • Matthew NORMAN, Group Head of Infrastructure, CREDIT AGRICOLE CIB
  • Angelika SCHÖCHLIN, Senior Partner ANTIN INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERS
  • Philippe LEKANE, Head of Acquisition, Investment & Financial Advisory, ENGIE
15:55 > 16:10
Keynote
  • Masamichi KONO, Deputy General Secretary, OECD
16:10 > 17:00
Panel debate: Infrastructure development and financing in emerging markets: specific risks and mitigants

Moderator: Marie-Laure MAZAUD, Deputy CEO, STOA INVESTMENT FUND

  • Adama DEEN, Senior Advisor to the CEO & Head of infrastructure NEPAD AGENCY (New Partnership for Africa’s Development)
  • Andrew DAVISON, Senior Vice President, Infrastructure Finance Group, MOODY’S
  • Akshai FOFARIA, Partner, PINSENT MASONS LLP
  • Fabrice HENRY, Managing Director, ASTRIS FINANCE
  • Eduardo KLEPACZ, Head of Infrastructure Investments, GTIS
  • Christopher MILLWARD, Regional Head EMENA, MIGA - WORLD BANK GROUP
  • Dominik THUMFART, Managing Director, Infrastructure & Energy Finance, DEUTSCHE BANK
17:00 > 17:30
Keynote address by
  • Bruno LE MAIRE, French Minister of Economy and Finance
17:30 > 18:00
Discussion: The usefulness of project preparation tools, users’ feedback on the SOURCE platform
  • Christophe DOSSARPS, CEO, SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE FOUNDATION
  • Rana GHORAYEB*, Senior Vice President, GLOBAL INVESTMENTS, CDPQ INFRASTRUCTURE
  • Grace Karen G. SINGSON, Undersecretary PRIVATISATION GROUP, DPT OF FINANCE, REP. OF THE PHILIPPINES
  • Syed UDDIN, CEO PPP AUTHORITY, PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE, BENGLADESH
18:00 > 19:00
Panel debate: The contribution of infrastructure to the climate 2° objective

Moderator: Pedro ARIAS, Head of Alternative & Real Assets, Executive Committee Member, AMUNDI

  • Xavier GIRRE, Group Senior Executive Vice-President, GROUP FINANCE, EDF
  • Jean-Marc JANCOVICI, Associé fondateur, CARBONE 4
  • Emmanuelle MATZ, Head of Energy & Infrastructure, PROPARCO
  • Nicolás MERIGO, CEO, MARGUERITE
  • Olivier SICHEL, Deputy CEO, CAISSE DES DÉPOTS
  • Philippe ZAOUATI, CEO, MIROVA and Chair, FINANCE FOR TOMORROW
19:00 > 19:15
Closing Keynotes by
  • Hubert DU MESNIL, Chairman, INSTITUT DE LA GESTION DELEGUEE (IGD)
19:15 > 21:30
Networking cocktail dinner
* to be confirmed
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