Under the patronage of The Directorate General of State Airports Authority, Republic of Turkey


The PPP Airport Investment Summit is the world’s only event dedicated exclusively to Public Private Partnerships in the Airports sector. Held under the patronage of the State Airports Authority (DHMI) of Turkey, this industry-leading event will bring together the leaders at the forefront of PPP developments in the Airport industry to share success stories and provide you with in-depth and actionable advice on how to ensure the success of your Airport PPP.

Key concepts covered to develop your airports strategy:

  • Participate in the world’s ONLY conference dedicated to Airport PPP opportunities
  • Strategize, network and do business with key decision makers from across the aviation industry
  • Be introduced to Senior Representatives from Civil Aviation Authorities across the globe via our VIP “Meet and Network” campaign
  • Participate in highly interactive roundtable and panel sessions led by key stakeholders including IFIs, Banks, Construction Companies and Law Firms
  • Tap into todays leading projects and gain an in-depth understanding of successful PPP Airport projects

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Serdar Hüseyin Yildirim,

Director General,
State Airports Authority DHMI

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Expert Speakers 2015

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    Serdar Hüseyin Yildirim

    Director General,
    Serdar Hüseyin Yildirim

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    Funda Ocak

    Deputy Director and
    Member of Board Directors
    Funda Ocak

    Funda OCAK was born in 1955, in Ankara. She was graduated from Hacettepe University Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences and took Office in banking sector the same year, then in the Undersecretariat of Treasury mainly on external financing between the years of 1980 and 1985. She entered aviation sector in 1985 and took Office as an executive in several stages of DHMİ General Directorate. She is the Deputy Director and Member of Board Directors since the year 2007. Most of her career centers on PPP Projects. She performed two significant projects at the beginning of the 90’s when the regulations of BOT were not composed in our country and hereafter took an active role in the studies of BOT regulations. She undertooked management of 15 projects in aviation sector and also consulted for the other sectors apart from aviation until today.

    Ms. OCAK worked on Public-Private Partnership projects in the aviation sector of our country for a significant part of her 34 years of career. In the aviation sector, she took Office in the Presidency of the Commission of the international tenders realized with built-operate-transfer model of Antalya International Airport Ist and IInd Stages, Atatürk Airport, Dalaman, Bodrum, İzmir Adnan Menderes, Esenboğa Domestic and International terminals; Presidency of the Comission of privatization projects of Antalya, Atatürk and İzmir Adnan Menderes passenger terminals and Gazipaşa and Zonguldak Çaycuma Airports, as the member of the Commission of Bosphorus Tubular Passage Project, Sabiha Gökçen and High Speed Train Terminal Projects and the Chairmanship of Public Private Partnership Specialization Commission.

    She also took office in the Project Finance, studies of International Credit and Finance Markets, Deputy Chair of Aviation Sector Council of Transportation in the meantime. She participated in numerous conferences and training particularly related to Public Private Partnership projects abroad.


    Jaime Fortunato A. Caringal

    Assistant Secretary for Legal Affairs,
    Government of Philippines
    Jaime Fortunato A. Caringal

    Atty. Jaime Fortunato A. Caringal is the Assistant Secretary for Project Development and PPP of the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) of the Philippines. He obtained his Master of Laws degree from the Institute of Law and Finance of Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat in Germany. Carrying with him several years of experience in the fields of law and finance, Atty. Caringal has taught Project Finance in one of the leading law schools in the Philippines. Having worked in both private and government sectors, he has gained a unique and holistic perspective in approaching various legal, financial and commercial concerns thereby enabling him to efficiently spearhead the PPP projects of the DOTC.

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    Jacques Follain

    Managing Director,
    Aeroports De Paris
    Jacques Follain

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  • Pulla Hezekiah

    Pulla Hezekiah

    Dy. General Manager,
    Airports Authority of India
    Pulla Hezekiah

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    Guy Brazeau

    Director of Consulting,
    Guy Brazeau

    Since 1999, Guy Brazeau has held positions within IATA with worldwide responsibility at the director level in Consulting, Training and Business intelligence. Over the last 25 years, Mr. Brazeau has been active in the field of aviation in more than 45 countries. During this time, his international achievements also include the negotiation and/or execution of numerous innovative commercial and/or partnership agreements with major international aviation organizations.

    More recently, in addition to directing IATA’s consulting services, Guy has managed or contributed to civil aviation, airline and airport strategy management/infrastructure projects in Europe, the Caribbean, South America, Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe. Prior to joining IATA, Guy was Director, Central and Eastern Europe for the International Aviation Management Institute (IAMTI). Guy holds a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy from the University of Ottawa and a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the École Nationale d’Administration Publique.

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    Andy Carlisle

    Managing Director,
    EMEA Aviation
    Andy Carlisle

    Andy Carlisle is Managing Director of the LeighFisher EMEA Aviation Practice. He has over 20 years of experience in the airport and transport sector from both management consultancy and investment banking. He has a broad airport advisory background with specific experience in business planning, strategy development, management organisation and capacity simulation.

    He brings experience from around the world, having advised airport management, shareholders, and investors in assignments across Europe, the United States, Asia, and Australia. He has extensive transaction experience both as an advisor and also as part of an investor team from his time at Macquarie Airports.

  • Graham Bolton

    Graham Bolton

    Global Aviation Development Director,
    Graham Bolton

    Graham has nearly 25 years consultancy experience within the transportation and industrial sectors, with particular expertise in the strategic planning of operational processes and systems and in the establishment of associated capital development strategies.

    His experience within the aviation sector includes strategic planning and development projects for major international airports across North America, Western and Eastern Europe, Middle East, East Asia and Australasia.

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    Mansur Noibi

    Islamic Development Bank
    Mansur Noibi

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    Antoine Cousin

    White & Case
    Antoine Cousin

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    Ramazan Arıtürk

    Elmadag Hukuk
    Ramazan Arıtürk

    Dr. Atty. Ramazan Arıtürk has 20 years’ experience working on  variety of infrastructure projects in Turkey. As co-founder of Elmadag Law Firm, Mr. Ariturk is consulting to Ministry of Health of Turkish Republic for 18 PPP City Hospital Projects, especially in the field of PPP Law, Administrative Law and Law of Contracts. At the same time, Mr. Ariturk is giving lectures in different leading Turkish Universities such as Istanbul Trade University and Sabahattin Zaim University.

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    Anthony Smith

    PPP Experts
    Anthony Smith

    Mr. Smith is a partner in the Infrastructure Development Group. He is a UK Qualified lawyer with over 20 years of practice and is a specialist in infrastructure, construction and PPP projects and has advised on many major projects in transport, health, education, defence, accommodation and energy in Europe, the Middle East, the Far East and Africa.

    He is a member of the UNECE Business Advisory Board, Head of the UN’s PPP Readiness Task Force (set up to give practical aid and advice to countries in their PPP implementation programmes), is an associate expert in PPP Capacity Building with the United Nations Development Programme. He has assisted the United Nations Economic and Social Commission in drafting its Transport PPP Guidance documentation and Co-authored the UNECE Guide to Promoting Good Governance in Public Private Partnerships. He has recently carried out feasibility studies for PPP implementation in Mongolia and Uzbekistan at the request of the Mongolian and Uzbek Governments and worked with USAID and the Mongolian State Property Committee to develop PPP Capacity and documentation as part of USAID’s Economic Policy Reform and Competitiveness Project. He has also worked on a World Bank Project for PPP training of Government Officials in PPP in India.

    Mr. Smith has lectured extensively on PPP related topics and has worked with UNDP, United Nations Economic and Social Commission Asia Pacific, U.N.E.C.E , the Moscow School of Economics, the World Bank, USAID, and Asia Development Bank in the Asia Pacific region and  Eastern Europe developing PPP Capacity Building and drafting standard guidance and contract documentation.

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    John Davie

    Altra Capital
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    Gianfranco Lupidi

    Sales and Marketing Director,
    SITA Bureau Services
    Gianfranco Lupidi

    Gianfranco Lupidi is Sales and Marketing Director at SITA Bureau Services, where he is a member of the SBS Executive Committee, heads support to the sales department, runs SBS Marketing and manages relationships with partners.

    Gianfranco joined SITA in 1999 as an Account Director for Alitalia and Sigma and has also enjoyed sales positions such as Territory Director and Government Sector Sales Director, before assuming his current role in 2014.

    Although Gianfranco began his career as a digital electronic designer, he has more than 23 years of experience in international sales. Before joining SITA, he was a sales manager for Italy’s mobile phone service company and an export manager for Italy’s oil company, among other positions.

    Gianfranco lives in Rome when he is not traveling.

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    Gerald Panhoelzl

    Director of Business Development,
    Honeywell Airports Business
    Gerald Panhoelzl

    Gerald Panhoelzl is the Director of Business Development, Honeywell Airports Business. In this role, he is responsible for the strategic development of the organization, based on market trends. Gerald is also leading the technical sales team Honeywell Airports Business. He is a member of the Air Traffic Management Council and works on the integration of Air Traffic Management and Ground Traffic Management.

    During the last 15 years he gained extensive experience in various concepts and technologies within the aviation industry. His previous assignments have been with ICAO and Siemens Airports.

    He holds a Master Degree in Aviation Business from Danube University in Austria, an Engineering Degree in Electro-Techniques as well as an Airline Transport Pilot License.

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    Mohammed Paracha

    Head of Islamic Finance
    Middle East & Africa
    Norton Rose Fulbright
    Mohammed Paracha

    Mohammed Paracha is a banking lawyer based in Dubai and is also the Head of our Islamic finance practice for the Middle East and Africa.

    Mohammed specialises in Islamic financial and banking transactions and has a broad range of transactional experience. Mohammed’s main area of skills is with cross-border transactions where he advises clients across a broad range of asset classes and industry sectors.

    His transactions are predominantly asset related involving real estate, ships, aircraft and project assets or complex structured transactions in new markets where tax, legal and Shariah principles need to be navigated in order to deliver optimum returns to Islamic investors.

    Mohammed advised the sponsors TAV Havalimanlari Holding A.S, Saudi Oger Limited and Al Rajhi Holdings (the TIBAH Consortium) on the financing and construction of the US$1.2 billion expansion of Madinah Airport in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This is the first full PPP (Public Private Partnership) project in Saudi Arabia and one of the largest infrastructure projects in the Middle East in 2012.

    Mohammed trained and qualified with our practice and gained international recognition for his work as the sole legal member of the Bank of England’s committee on Islamic finance where he assisted the UK Government in establishing London as an international Islamic finance hub.

    Mohammed is recognised as a key individual by Chambers & Partners Legal Directory 2013, which comments ‘”He has a very good knowledge base, and is very intuitive and thoughtful in dealing with the Islamic banks and scholars.”

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    Lee Lawrence

    Chief Investment Officer
    Tarabot Investment & Development Co.
    Lee Lawrence
  • Ryuichi Kaga

    Ryuichi Kaga

    Head of PPP unit
    Asian Development Bank
    Ryuichi Kaga
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    Av. Günay Gökçen

    Legal Counsel
    Meridiam & Rönesans Management Consulting
    Av. Günay Gökçen

    Atty. Günay Gökçen has fourteen years experience of working with hundreds of domestic and international clients on foreign investment law, commercial law,  PPP  Law, Banking and Finance Law, Law of Contracts and Corporate Law.  She has served in a vast number of end – to – end PPP Projects with Professional recognized PPP training qualifications in PPP Project Negotiation, Mobilisation, Fundraising and Legal Arrangements for Ministry of Health of Turkey. She has more than 6 years of experience in Banking and Finance Law in Canada

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    Ian Ramalho Guerriero

    Director of Ports and Airports
    Ministry of Planning
    Ian Ramalho Guerriero

    Ian Ramalho Guerriero is director of Ports and Airports at the Secretary of the Growth Acceleration Program of the Ministry of Planning. He is bachelor in Economics at the University of São Paulo, with MA and PhD in Economics at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. Previously, worked at the Infrastructure Area of BNDES, and was professor at IBMEC-Rio de Janeiro.

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    Supporting Partners

    • honeywell
      Supporting Partner

      Honeywell is a Fortune 100 company that invents and manufactures technologies to address some of the world’s toughest challenges linked to global macrotrends such as energy efficiency, clean energy generation, safety and security, globalization and customer productivity.

      Honeywell Building Solutions (HBS), we address these challenges specifically within the building environment. Our focus is installing, integrating and maintaining the systems that keep your facility safe, secure, comfortable, productive and energy efficient. We’re also a global leader in energy services, working with organizations to conserve energy, optimize building operations and leverage renewable energy sources.

    • sita
      Supporting Partner

      SITA is the world’s leading specialist in air transport communications and IT solutions. SITA delivers and manages business solutions for airline, airport, GDS, government and other customers over the world’s most extensive network, which forms the communications backbone of the global air transport industry.

      SITA’s portfolio includes managed global communications, infrastructure and outsourcing services, as well as services for airline commercial management and passenger operations, flight operations, aircraft operations and air-to-ground communications, airport management and operations, baggage operations, transportation security and border management, cargo operations and more.

      With a customer service team of over 2,000 staff around the world, SITA invests significantly in achieving best-in-class customer service, providing integrated local and global support for both its communications and IT application services.

    • altra
      Supporting Partner

      Altra Capital is a high level independent management and advisory group established to function as an adjunct to its public and private sector clients’ in house department or for the review, design, implementation and management of strategic and complex major projects.

    • turkish
      Supporting Partner

      Established in 1933 with a fleet of five aircraft, Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines is a 4-star airline today with a fleet of 264 (passenger and cargo) aircraft flying to 263 destinations worldwide with 220 International and 43 domestic. According to Skytrax survey of 2014, Turkish Airlines was chosen “Europe’s Best Airline” for the fourth and “Best Airline in Southern Europe” for the sixth consecutive time. Having won in 2010 the world’s “Best Economy Catering Service” and in 2013 the world’s “Best Business Catering Service” awards, Turkish Airlines was this year awarded the world’s “Best Business Catering Service” and “Best Business Class Lounge Dining” prizes in the Skytrax survey. More information about Turkish Airlines can be found on

    • ukti
      Supporting Partner

      UK Trade & Investment is a UK Government department working with businesses based in the United Kingdom to ensure their success in international markets, and encourage the best overseas companies to look to the UK as their global partner of choice.

    • standards
      Supporting Partner

      With countries adopting PPPs to deliver their growing infrastructure needs, there are a wide range of standards being used to realise their ambitions.

      PPP is a non-profit organisation established to facilitate and support the development of Public- Private Partnerships (PPPs). Our mission is to promote an enabling environment for PPPs by being the global resource centre, and providing free open access information, on sample legislation and guidelines for not only PPP laws but also sector specific legislation and regulation.

      PPP Standards provides a Document Library of summarized and annotated sample agreements, legislative frameworks, and other resources from across the world. By working in partnership with international organisations, governments, and PPP units we endeavour to be the global hub of standards and documentation for Public-Private Partnerships.

      The website is designed to offer our visitors a simple and efficient way to view and download documents at their convenience. Follow the simple instructions to register online, which is completely free and takes approximately 2 minutes to complete.

      You can easily view what countries have policies, guidelines and reports available through PPP Standards Document Library. Simply explore the country summaries, which will list the documents available. When you see an item that you would like to access, simply click the link to jump directly to that item in the global PPP resource library.

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    Why Attend

    Join the C-level partners driving innovation and success in the PPP Airport ecosystem and learn from their experiences. Our expert panel of speakers will address the challenges of developing, structuring and managing successful Airport PPPs.

    Key topics for 2015 will include:

    1. Understanding the requirements and perspective of the private investor & perspective of Civil Aviation Authorities
    2. Employing the PPP model to increase airport capacity & brokering an optimal PPP that satisfies all parties’ needs
    3. The challenges of financing large scale PPP projects & navigating the legal and contractual requirements to facilitating PPPs
    4. Understanding PPP structuring from the banker’s perspective & leveraging technology to maximise revenues in the Airports of the future
    5. Airport PPP Management and Operations


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    2014 Speaker Interviews


    Kjeld Binger

    Airport International Group

    Jihad Boueri

    Vice President

    Abdulla Ahmed Mohamed

    Chief development & Technical Officer
    Bahrain Airport Company

    John Davie

    Altra Capital

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    We would like to thank our Media Partners for their support in promoting PPP Airport Investment Summit 2014.

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    • Media Partners is a professional portal dedicated to the aviation industry in the Middle East with a strong worldwide coverage focusing on the latest technologies, products and services in the aviation and airport business.

      With more than 10000 visitors per month, our aviation directory is going to be a trustful resource of information for industry professionals and stakeholders.

      Being listed with us is giving you the opportunity to be seen by aviation industry professionals visiting our website.

    • Media Partners

      Airports suppliers is the global airport industry’s number one meeting place for Operators, Vendors, Airlines, Authorities, Architects, Ground Handlers, Consultants and System integrators. The portal encompasses all aspects of airport equipment, technology, design and services.

      We provide a comprehensive breakdown of products and services from leading industry contractors, with up- to-date news and press releases when exciting developments occur. With links to the most important airport related organisations and governing bodies in the world.

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      Momberger Airport Information is the independent source of information for airport professionals around the world, published biweekly since 1973. It provides unbiased news free of advertising.  The newsletter is published in a modular format that allows subscribers to put together their own newsletter package that matches their professional interest in the airport industry.

    • Media Partners

      Second oldest British Chamber in the world, the British Chamber of Commerce of Turkey (BCCT) is the partner of choice for British Business in Turkey. The BCCT serves British companies with one integrated offer to seize export opportunities in Turkey and acts a matchmaker with Turkish Companies.

    • Media Partners

      UK Trade & Investment is a UK Government department working with businesses based in the United Kingdom to ensure their success in international markets, and encourage the best overseas companies to look to the UK as their global partner of choice.

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      British Expertise is the leading UK private sector organisation for British companies offering professional services internationally. Our member companies range from large general consultancies to specialist individuals.

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      The Business Year (TBY) is a leading research firm and publisher of yearly intelligence and analysis of the national economies and business environments for more than 25 countries. The Business Year provides accurate, timely, and country-specific economic and financial data.

      TBY meets with the policy makers and business leaders in each country to compile first-hand information and in-depth analysis, providing strategic advice to the global business community on economic trends and investment opportunities. Acclaimed by leaders in government, business and the international media, The Business Year is the most comprehensive economic publication of its kind.

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      PPP News is essential reading for industry professionals to help them remain at the cutting edge of PPP and infrastructure business information.

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    Conference Agenda

    Conference Day 1

    13 OCTOBER 2015


    08:30 Registration & Refreshments
    08:50 Opening Remarks from Chairman
    09:00 Official Welcome Address by Minister of Transport (TBC)
    PPP Airport Success Stories
    09:10 Istanbul and Beyond: An Overview of the Turkish Directorate General of Civil Aviation Response to Capacity Limitations

    Serdar Hüseyin Yildirim, Director General, DHMI

    09:40 The PPP Opportunity in EMEA: What needs to be done?

    Dr. Sani Sener, President & CEO,TAV Airports Holding (Tbc)

    10:00 Medina and Beyond: An Overview of GACA’s Response to Capacity Limitations

    Eng. Alaa Samman, Director Business Development,GACA (Tbc)

    Abdullah Fadul-Elahi – Director, Engineering Dept.,King Abdulaziz International Airport (TBC)

    10:20 Third Istanbul Airports Projects Update:

    Speaker to be confirmed

    10:40 Networking Session
    11:10 Panel Session: Airport operators perspective:

    Jacques Follain, Managing Director, Aeroports De Paris

    Ersel Goral, GM, Fraport ICT (Tbc)

    Bruno Mazurkiewicz, CEO, Zagreb Airport (Tbc)

    Stefan Conrad, Chief Operating Officer, Airport Zurich (Tbc)

    11:50 The importance of development of the aviation sector in emerging markets –What are the conditions for PPPs to be successful in such markets.

    Guy Brazeau, Director of Consulting, IATA

    12:10 How PPPs can be used to deliver government aviation strategy.

    ICAO (TBC)

    12:30 Turkish Airlines

    Ilker Ayci , Chairman of the Board

    12:50 Lunch
    ** Leadership Summit Parallel Session **
    14:15 Civil Aviation Leadership Panel: Meeting the challenge of increasing traffic demand

    This session will be held in an adjacent meeting room and is reserved exclusively for the heads of the civil aviation authorities in attendance to discuss the challenges they are facing in modernising airports to meet escalating air traffic as well as their experience with and questions surrounding PPPs

    14:15 Assessing the Benefits of Independent Economic Regulation of PPPs

    Speaker to be confirmed

    14:35 PPP & how It will improve the infrastructure for the city & huge Revenues to airport companies.

    Mr Pulla Hezekiah, Dy. General Manager (Ops), Airports Authority of India

    14:55 Using Technology to enhance passenger experience and improve airport efficiency and maximise revenue.

    Reserved for SITA

    15:15 Networking Break
    15:45 Panel Session: Creating a Checklist of Legal & Regulatory Issues for Airport PPPs

    Ramazan Ariturk,Elmadag Hukuk

    Bezen Law(Tbc)

    Mohammed Paracha, Norton Rose (Tbc)

    16:30 Doing your Due Diligence: A How to Guide on PPP Contract Management

    Antoine Cousin, Partner, White & Case

    16:50 End of Day 1 & Evening Social Reception (17.30)

    Workshop Day 1

    09:00 – 12:00 Measuring the Benefits vs. Drawbacks of Applying a PPP Model to Airports

    Conference Day 2

    14 OCTOBER 2015


    08:30 Registration & Refreshments
    09:00 Opening Remarks from Chairman
    Structuring Airport PPPs: The Role of Financial Institutions
    09:10 Global Overview of the Airport Industry and the Prospect of PPPs

    Andy Carlisle, Managing Director, EMEA Aviation

    09:30 Panel session: insights into key projects and opportunities across the globe.

    Jaime Fortunato Caringal, Assistant Secretary for Legal Affairs / Project Development and Public-Private Partnership (PPP), Government of Philippines

    Mr Pulla Hezekiah, Dy. General Manager (Ops),Airports Authority of India

    Funda Ocak, Deputy General Manager,DHMI

    Ian Guerriero, Diretoria de Portos e Aeroportos, Ministério do Planejamento

    Chai Teck, Civil Aviation Authority, Singapore (Tbc)

    10:10 Mitigating Financial Risk in Airport PPPs

    Ryuichi Kaga, Head of PPP unit,Asian Development Bank (Tbc)

    11:20 What Role Can the Islamic Development Bank Play in Financing Airport PPPs?

    Credit Agricole
    BNP Paribas

    11:20 Technology Partner

    Reserved for Honeywell

    12:40 Lunch
    13:45 Topic to be confirmed
    14:05 Non-Aviation Revenue in PPP Airports: Evaluating the critical Performance of airports in delivering sustainable income

    Reserved for Sponsor

    14:25 Panel Session: Airport Best Practice – Integrating environmental & sustainable development in Aviation infrastructure

    Teresa Dermirkanli, Executive Board Member, Ozgul Holding (Tbc)

    14:45 Networking Break
    15:15 The importance of transportation links in PPP Airports Projects

    Graham Bolton, Dy. General Manager (Ops), Atkins

    15:40 From Conception to Design: Airport PPP Management over the Project’s Lifecycle

    John Davie, Chairman, Altra Capital

    16:00 Architecture and Design

    Reserved for Sponsors

    16:20 Applying a PPP Model for Airport Infrastructure Development

    Sotiris A. Pagdadis, Ph.D. President, Lambousa Enterprises (Tbc)

    17:30 End of Conference

    Workshop Day 2

    13:00 – 16:00 Improving Airport Profitability by Identifying and Attracting the Right PPP Partners

    Venue Details

    Hyatt Regency Istanbul Atakӧy enjoys panoramic views of the Marmara Sea, along Rauf Orbay Street, one of the major arteries leading in to Istanbul’s city centre and is ideally situated within the high-end residential area of Atakӧy. This coastal, well respected garden district is known as a calm oasis within the vibrant city of Istanbul.

    This five star hotel is located just seven kilometres from Ataturk International Airport and only 10 kilometres from the world famous Istanbul Old City, Sultanahmet from which visitors can explore some of Istanbul’s historical masterpieces such as The Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia.

    In a city known for connecting Europe with Asia and divided by the Bosphorus, Hyatt Regency Istanbul Atakӧy’s location offers excellent connections for guests wishing to reach the Asian side within 30 minutes, across the Marmara Sea.

    Hotel Address:

    HYATT REGENCY ISTANBUL ATAKÖY Ataköy 2-5-6. Kısım Rauf Orbay Caddesi Sahil Yolu No:2/1, Bakırköy, Istanbul, 34158, Turkey TEL: +90 212 463 1234 FAX: +90 212 463 1268 MOBILE: + 90 530.353.0591 Email: Click here for Map


    Book Flights:

    Turkish Airlines is our official airline partner and special discounts up to 20% are offered on certain booking classes. In order to proceed with the online booking tool for Turkish Conventions, please visit the Turkish Conventions website by clicking on the button and entering the code 157TKM15 under the delegate section.




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    Suite 209, Bow Business Centre
    153 – 159 Bow Road
    London E3 2SE
    United Kingdom

    Tel: +44 (0) 203 137 0436
    Fax: +44 (0) 203 137 0435