DAY 0, SUNDAY 23 APRIL 2017
|14.00 – 15.00||
What is happening, what are the opportunities and challenges in Iran?
Representatives of the Iranian political and utility sphere discuss the opportunities for international water companies, and the changing political and financial situation in the country. Also a chance to look at upcoming plans for spending and procurement of new water and wastewater infrastructure.
Javad Hajiani Bushehri, Deputy Director General of Technical and Engineering Standards of the Ministry of Energy
|15.00 – 16.00||
Roundtables/ Project Village
An opportunity for representatives such as engineers, utilities or domestic investors to present specific projects that they are looking to involve private partners with.
Possible roundtable discussions include:
Alireza Bazargan, Business Development Advisor & Head of Research and Development, Noor Vijeh Company (NVCo) – Topic “Desalination Opportunities in Iran”.
|16.00 – 16.30||Networking Break|
|16.30 – 17.30||
Getting the deal done – international solutions to financing Iran’s water needs
A panel presentation featuring speakers from each part of the procurement chain looking at how a major international water PPP project might come together. Each presenter outlines the financial challenges facing their involvement in Iran, and how they will look to address those challenges.
Diane D’arras, Executive Vice President – Water, Europe, SUEZ
|17.30 – 18.00||Closing Refreshments and Networking|