PIARC webinar on Impacts of Covid on road projects: financing, procurement, transparency and due diligence
The focus of this webinar will be on financing, procurement, transparency and due diligence in road sector following the COVID-19 pandemic. What are the current opportunities and challenges and how road sector could be part of the solution?
This webinar is organised by PIARC's COVID Response Team with the support of partner organisations.
Program of the webinar (in CET):
15:00-15:10 Miguel Caso Florez, PIARC Technical Director, Introduction to the webinar and PIARC
15:10-15:30 Dejan Makovšek, OECD, Procurement in post-Covid times: what and how?
15:30-15:50 Simon Gianordoli, ERF - European Road Federation, Mobility and Recovery – Impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic
15:50-16:10 Valérie Maltais, MTQ Quebec, Post-Covid Projects Acceleration Strategy
16:10-16:30 Fabio Pasquali, ANAS, Speeding up investment in public works in Italy
16:30-16:50 Paul Raphael, Atkins Acuity, New Alliances – Improving Infrastructure Delivery through Collaborative Contracting and Modern Methods of Construction
16:50-17:10 Michel Démarre, CICA, What's in for developing countries?
17:10-17:30 Q&A and debate
Expected duration: 2 hours and a half
Timing: 15:00-17:30 CET
The number of seats is limited; the session will be managed on a first-come, first-served basis.