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Agenda Overview

Day One: Wednesday, September 12, 2018

8:00AM Registrations & Morning Refreshments

Energy Stream

9:00AM Panel Discussion: Beyond subsidy? Debating the ability of onshore renewables to thrive post-incentives
Dan Elkort, Executive Vice President & Chief Legal Officer, Pattern
Steven Ryder, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, INVENERGY LLC
9:45AM Panel Discussion: The state of US solar: Is the sun shining, or are clouds on the horizon?
Thomas Plagemann, Chief Commercial Officer, EVP & Head Of Capital Markets, Vivint Solar
Dan Seif, Managing Director, Seif Consulting
Nicholas Addivinola, Director, Business Development, Nautilus Solar

Infrastructure Stream

9:00AM Panel Discussion: Federal Infrastructure Plan analysis: Can the White House bridge the US infrastructure deficit?
Sia Kusha, Group Head Partnering & Project Development, Plenary Group
Jill Jamieson, Group Managing Director, Public Institutions, JLL
John Parkinson, Executive Director, AIAI
9:45AM Presentations: Procurer’s presentations: Setting out state-wide project pipelines in the short and medium terms
Morteza Farajian, Director, Office Of Public-Private Partnerships, Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)
David Tyeryar, Chief Financial Officer, North Carolina Department of Transportation
Ernesto A. Rivera Umpierre, Associate Director, Puerto Rico Public-Private Partnerships Authority
10:30AM Morning refreshments and networking break

Energy Stream

11:00AM Presentation: Opportunities arising from the privatisation of Puerto Rico's power infrastructures
Fermín Fontanés, Chief Legal Counsel, Puerto Rico Public-Private Partnerships Authority
11:45AM Panel Discussion: Offshore wind: How project financing community is bracing itself for take-off in the sector
Moderator: Will Marder, Head of Project Finance, Wilmington Trust
Chris Wissemann, US Representative, Innogy Renewables US
Doreen M. Harris, Director, Large-Scale Renewables, NYSERDA
Sunny Gupta, Strategic Partnerships, North America, Orsted
Lance Brasher, Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
James F. Bennett, Chief, Office of Renewable Energy Programs, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, United States Department of the Interior
Chris Howson, Chief Financial Officer, Americas, RES Group

Infrastructure Stream

11:00AM Panel Discussion: Exploring evolving municipal attitudes to P3: Can cities drive the model’s use forward?
Yousef Salama, Innovation Manager for Public-Private Partnerships (PPP), LA Metro
Paul Hughes, Senior Director, Cost & Project Management, Altus Group Limited
11:45AM Panel Discussion: Telecoms and broadband infrastructure: Modernising North American communications with P3
Ryan Prince, Senior Vice President, John Laing
Thomas Yanagi, Managing Director, Digital Bridge
12:30PM Networking lunch

Energy Stream 3

1:45PM The future of power: Is the centralised utility model here to stay, or is decentralisation inevitable?
Brandon Middaugh, Senior Program Manager, Microsoft
Melissa Peterson, Senior Director, APEX Clean Energy
2:30PM Panel Discussion: On-campus energy privatisation: An emerging infrastructure asset class?
Moderator: Kent Rowey, Partner, Allen & Overy
Paulo Arencibia, Investment Director, Axium Infrastructure
3:00PM Shark Tank: Searching for finance in North American energy storage
Vishvesh Jhaveri, Director, Project Finance & Strategy, Advanced Microgrid Solutions

Infrastructure Stream

1:45PM Presentation: Identifying the technologies set to change the face of North American infrastructure, their route to market, and what they need from existing and new infrastructure
Steve Caya, President, Roadview
Brett Hauser, Chief Executive Officer, Greenlots
Tim Sylvester, CEO & Chief Technology Officer, Integrated Roadways
2:15PM Panel Discussion: Futureproofing transport infrastructure against disruptors entering the space
Guillaume Bouthillier, Vice President, Head of Global Partnerships, Bombardier Transportation
George Biediger, Vice President, Project Development & Investments, Fluor Enterprises Inc
Steven DeWitt, Senior Vice President, Business Deveopment, ACS Infrastructure Development
Keith Hennessey, Head Of Public-Private Partnerships, Bechtel Civil Infrastructure
3:00PM Shark Tank: Stating the case for the US’ busiest infrastructure subsectors: Where’s the best place to put your money?
Matt Myllykangas, Senior Vice President Pre-Construction & Development, Servitas
4:00PM Afternoon refreshments & networking break
4:30PM Interactive lenders’ Q&A: Leading project finance lenders in the hotseat

Submit questions in advance of the conference or on the day using SliDo (the audience interaction tool). This is your chance to guide discussion and pick the brains of some of North America’s leading lenders

Senior Representative, CIBC Bank

5:15PM The Networking Hub
David Tyeryar, Chief Financial Officer, North Carolina Department of Transportation
Morteza Farajian, Director, Office Of Public-Private Partnerships, Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)
Ernesto A. Rivera Umpierre, Associate Director, Puerto Rico Public-Private Partnerships Authority
6:00PM End of Day One followed by drinks reception

Day Two: Thursday, September 13, 2018

8:15AM Morning refreshments
9:00AM Opening presentation: The data underlying the North American infrastructure investment space

Senior Representative, IJGlobal

9:30AM The deployment landscape for North America’s leading funds: Working through sectors, geographies and the capital structure to find value for investors
Hadley Peer Marshall, Managing Director, Brookfield Asset Management
Dan Shapiro, Managing Partner, First Infrastructure Capital Advisors
Brandon Freiman, Member and Head of North American Infrastructure Member, KKR
10:15AM Defining Institutional Investor and LP positions towards infrastructure as an asset class, the funds in the space, and the North American market
Michael McCarthy, Portfolio Manager, APG Asset Management US Inc
Mansi Patel, Director Infrastructure and Project Finance, MetLife Private Capital Investors
11:00AM Morning refreshments & networking break
11:45AM Carving out a niche: How can funds set themselves apart in a flooded market?
Christophe Petit, President And Managing Partner, Star America Infrastructure Partners
Geneviève Maltais-Boisvert, Director, Infrastructure Investments, PSP Investments
12:30PM Identifying the infrastructure and energy innovations keeping investors up at night
1:00PM Networking lunch
2:15PM The Networking Hub

This session will give you the opportunity to continue the day’s conversation in a more interactive setting. A series of senior hosts will head up individual roundtable discussions, each with their own infrastructure investment focus, for you to dip in
and out of as you see fit.
There will also be dedicated meeting zones, designed for you to have the opportunity to organize meetings ahead of time or take the chance to dive into impromptu consultations to further your specific business interests. This session presents a real
opportunity to network and have quality face-time with some of the most important industry leaders.

3:15PM Close of conference