17May

08:30 - 09:00

Workshop Registration
Building the change: How can construction help lead the way to 2050?

09:00 - 09:30

Opening Keynote Speech
High-Level Representative from one of the EU Institutions

09:30 - 11:00

Building the change: How can we ensure a competitive, resilient single market?

INTERACTIVE PANEL DISCUSSION
Moderator: David Rose 

Katharina Knapton-Vierlich
Head of Unit Construction, DG Grow, European Commission  

N.N.
Member of the European Parliament

Nina Kreutzman
President, Standing Committee Building, EFBWW   

Paola Malabaila
CEO, Malabaila & Arduino Construction

N.N. 
Representative of a large construction company

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break & Networking

11:30 - 13:00

Business Opportunities for European Contractors in the Context of the EU Global Gateway Initiative

PRESENTATIONS & INTERACTIVE PANEL DISCUSSION
Moderator: David Rose 

Georges Alé 
Founder & CEO, SDP Consulting
Africa´s Need of Sustainable Transport Investments

Henrik Hololei 
Hors Classe Adviser, DG INTPA, EU Commission
Sustainable Investments in the Transport Sector under the EU Global Gateway Initiative

Richard Amor
Director, Partnerships for Impact, EIB Global
The Role of the EIB in the EU Global Gateway Initiative

Ines Ferguson
President EFCA, Observer of the EU Global Gateway Business Advisory Group
Procurement as Key Enabler to Promote EU Global Gateway Objectives

13:00 - 13:15

Closing Remarks by FIEC & EIC Presidents
Philip Crampton, FIEC President
Benoît Chauvin, EIC President

13:15 - 14:15

Business Lunch