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MOBILITY AND SMART INFRASTRUCTURE

 
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6 Days
08:45 - 17:00 
 

FIDIC YPMTP 2018
Young Professionals Management Training Programme
Tuesday, 4th of September – Sunday, the 9th of September
FIDIC DNS and Presidents Meeting
InterContinental Berlin Hotel

 
       
2 Days
08:45 - 17:00
 

FIDIC Executive Committee Meetings
6-7th of September
InterContinental Berlin Hotel

 
   
 
 
08:30 - 15:00  

FIDIC DNS and Presidents Meeting
Saturday, the 8th of September
(08:30 – 13:00)
Open to FIDIC Member Association Directors and Secretaries - InterContinental Berlin Hotel

FIDIC Presidents Meeting
(14:00 – 15:00)
Open to FIDIC Member Association Presidents -  InterContinental Berlin Hotel

FIDIC DNS Dinner
19:30 – 22:00
Optional dinner for FIDIC MA Representatives

 
 
 
 
FORUM
 
 
 
 
08:00 - 09:00
 
09:00 - 10:30
 

FIDIC BEST BUSINESS PRACTICE FORUM
&
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL SYMPOSIUM
Sunday, the 9th of September
FIDIC Specialised Committees discussing FIDIC tools and services available to Members and to the industry
Open to Full Conference Registrants
InterContinental Berlin Hotel – Auditorium
Coffee will be served on tables

F1 - Risk & Quality, Contracts, Business Practice

F2 - Sustainability, Integrity, Capacity Building

 

 

 

 

10:30 - 12:30

12:30 - 13:00

 

FIDIC YOUNG PROFESSIONALSYMPOSIUM
Open to Full Conference Registrants
InterContinental Berlin Hotel – Auditorium
Coffee will be served on tables

 

FIDIC YPF and YPMTP Presentations

YPMTP Certificate Presentation

 
13:00 - 18:00   BERLIN SIGHTSEEING TOURS ORGANISED BY FIDIC  
18:00 - 19:00  

FIDIC YP Meet & Greet Cocktail
Only registered Young Professionals
Venue – InterContinental Berlin Hotel

 
19:00 - 21:30  

FIDIC WELCOME RECEPTION COCKTAIL DINNER
InterContinental Berlin Hotel

 
   
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MOBILITY & BUSINESS – GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES

Intercontinental Hotel Berlin

 
   
08:45 - 09:00 
  Welcome and Conference Overview:  
   
  • Greg Ward, Master of Ceremony
  • Alain Bentéjac, FIDIC President
 
09:00 - 09:45 
  Keynote Address: Future of Infrastructure Demand and Development  
   
Key Drivers. Politics, Technology and Big Business? Leaders or Followers in the pursuit of Smart Solutions?
Keynote Speaker : Dr Gernot Strube, Senior Partner, Capital Projects and Infrastructure Practice, McKinsey & Company, Inc.
 
 
09:45 - 10:15 
  FIDIC Exhibition & Coffee Break  
10:15 - 11:45 
  Panel 1 – Perspectives from the Boardroom  
   
Discussion with CEO’s of Consulting Engineering firms and C-suite specialists on the Future for our Consulting Businesses in the Digital Economy: New Business Models, People, Leadership Challenges.
Speakers: Mrs Åsa Bergman, President and CEO, Sweco Group
                  Ms  Lara Poloni, Chief Executive of EMIA, AECOM
                  Mr Keith Howells, Chairman, Mott MacDonald Group
                  Mr David Reid, Vice President of Sales & Growth for Buildings & Infrastructure, Jacobs UK
                  Mr Manish Kothari, President of Sheladia Associates
 
Moderator: Dr Nelson Ogunshakin, CEO Association for Consultancy and Engineering, UK - FIDIC's incoming CEO
 
 
11:45 - 13:30 
  FIDIC Networking Lunch  
13:30 - 14:30 
  Software Infrastructure Panel: Impact of Digital Technology on Mobility and Business  
    Speakers: Mr Greg Bentley, CEO, Bentley Systems
                 Mr Javier Baldor, Executive Vice President, BST Global 
 
14:30 - 16:00   Panel 2 – The City of Today and Tomorrow: Challenges & Smart Options  
   

Speakers: Mr Thomas Birtel, CEO, Strabag SE
                 Mr Alexander Jan, Director, Arup's City Economics 

                  Mr Benoit Clocheret, CEO, Artelia Group 

Moderator: Mr Gavin English, Managing Director, IMC Worldwide Ltd. & FIDIC EC Member

 
16:00 - 16:30 
  FIDIC Exhibition & Coffee Break  
16:30 - 18:00 
  Panel 3 - The impact of the Global Digital Economy on the Funding & Financing of Smart Cities and Infrastructure; private and public opportunities.  
   
Global investment strategies for local applications – how are these changing? This session will explore funders and financiers’ preferred investment models and financial instruments.
 
   

Speakers: Mr Joachim von Amsberg, VP Policy & Strategy, Asian Investment Bank
                 Sir Danny Alexander, Vice President, Asian Investment Bank

 Moderator: Mr John Gamble, President & CEO, Association of Consulting Engineering Companies, Canada

 
20:00 - 22:30 
  FIDIC Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony  

 

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SMART INFRASTRUCTURE 

Intercontinental Hotel Berlin

 
08:45 - 09:45 
  Conference Opening Ceremony
   
Welcome messages
  • Alain Bentéjac, FIDIC President
  • Kevin Rudden, EFCA President
  • Volker Cornelius, VBI President

Entertainment performance

09:45 - 10:15    Exhibition & Coffee Break
10:15 - 11:00 
  Keynote Address: Urban Sustainability
   
Integrated urban development: overview of the challenges and progresses towards decentralized governmental and administrative structures in Germany. Insights into the interdisciplinary collaborations likely to enable the different engineering disciplines to take advantage of the data-driven value creation processes in Industry 4.0.
 
Keynote Speaker : Senior Government Representative
11:00 - 12:30 
  Panel 4 - Innovative Approaches to Investing in Smart Infrastructure
   
Infrastructure and investment in Europe and the world. What impact from global or regional policies on improving urban challenges and mobility in particular? New models of investment, financial tools and city regulations.
Speakers: Mr Jason Zhengrong Lu, Head, Global Infrastructure Facility, WorldBank
                 Mr Christopher Hurst, Director General, Projects Directorate, European Investment Bank
                 Dr Martin Güldner, Chairman, GOPA Consulting Group

                 Mr Loic Chapon, CEO, Societé Bertrandt, France
Moderator: Mrs Jennifer Schooling at the Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastucture and Construction, UK
12:30 - 13:30    FIDIC Networking Lunch
13:30 - 15:00 
  Panel 5 - Urban Connectivity
    Speakers: Mr Paul Rogers, Senior Partner at BuroHappold  Engineering
                 Ms Lynne Pretorius, Immediate Past President, CESA, Director Innovatire Transport Solutions, South Africa 
Moderator: Dr Bernd Kordes, CEO, Kordes Consulting & FIDIC EC Member
15:00 - 15:30 
  FIDIC Exhibition & Coffee Break
15:30 - 16:15 
  Keynote Address
   
Reflecting on the best insights from the Conference and introducing critical human capital challenges in the infrastructure industry.
    Keynote Speakers: Oliver Kömpf,CEO ot HTS, Hays Talent Solutions GmbH, Germany
16:15 - 17:00 
  Future Leaders Outlook
   
The future leaders of the Consulting Engineering Industry offering their vision on the future of the industry, particularly on Mobility & Smart Infrastructure and on the insights shared by the senior professionals throughout the Conference. – led by Jomanah Albtousch, Young Professional Forum Chair & Project Manager for Arabtech Jardaneh Engineers & Architects, Jordan.
17:00 - 17:15 
  CONFERENCE CLOSING
    Alain Bentéjac, FIDIC President
17:15 - 18:30 
  FIDIC GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING (GAM) 2018
    Only for FIDIC Member Association Representatives. Venue: Intercontinental Hotel Berlin
20:00 - 22:30 
  LOCAL COLOUR NIGHT DINNER
    Optional dinner. Tickets available at registration desk