Programme

09.00 – 10.00                    Registration of the Forum participants. Morning coffee.

10.00 – 11.30                    Greeting to guests and participants of the Forum.

  • Welcome speech. Eduard Matvijchuk, Chairman of the Odessa regional state administration
  • Welcome speech. Mykola Steblynsky, First Deputy Chairman of the State Agency for Investment and National Projects of Ukraine
  • Welcome speech. Gennadiy Chizhikov, President of the CCI of Ukraine

Plenary strategic session «ATTRACTION OF INVESTMENTS INTO INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS: ACTUAL PROBLEMS, MODELS, DECISIONS»

Moderator: Endy Kuzich, Business Development Director PwC Украина

  • Maksym Lavrynovych, Managing Partner of the Lavrynovych and Partners Law Firm
  • Aleksandr Smirnov, General Director of “Portinvest” company
  • Heiko Poehlemann, Executive Director of the SE “HPC-Ukraine”
  • Chernobay Alexander, Chairman of the State Tax Service in Odessa region

 

12.00 – 13.30 Panel Discussion «FINANCING OF INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS: WIDENING OF INVESTORS’ OPPORTUNITIES»

 

Key issues of the discussion:

  • Do professional investors have any appetite for financing of Ukrainian infrastructure projects?
  • Does investment attractiveness of infrastructure projects depend on certain sector: energetics (including alternative one), transport, municipal economy?
  • Has approval of the Law of Ukraine “On Ports” influenced to investment attractiveness of projects related to investing into port infrastructure?

 

Moderator: Eric Nayman, managing partner of the financial company Capital Times

  • Boris Timonkin, Chairman of PJSC “Ukrsotsbank”, UniCredit Bank TM
  • Igor Mazepa  General Director of Concorde Capital
  • Julian Smith, Partner, PwC International Practice Unit Head in railway and transport infrastructure
  • Daniil Pasko, Partner of Horizon Capital
  • Igor Mitiukov, Director of Morgan Stanly Ukraine
  • Petr Kochevrin, Director of Russia Partners

 

14.30- 15.45

Panel Discussion «ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE: INVESTMENTS AND DEVELOPMENT PERSPECTIVES», with support of European-Ukrainian Energy Agency (EUEA)

Key issues of the discussion:

- Investments into energy infrastructure: choice or necessity? – Energy saving and diversification: strategic priorities? – Basic requirements of financial experts: what should government start with?

Moderator: Elena Rybak, Deputy Head of EUEA Board, Managing Director of iC Clean energy solutions Ukraine

  • Aleksandr Malin, Deputy Governor of Odessa region
  • Wolfram Rehbock, Senior partner of “Arzinger” Law Firm
  • Guerman Ainbinder, Director of “Wind Power” LLC, DTEK
  • Markus Querner, Expert in project management and construction economics iC group (Austria)

 

16.15- 17.30

Panel Discussion “INDUSTRIAL PARKS: PERSPECTIVE SITES AND ADVANTAGES FOR PARTICIPANTS»

    • Andrey Stavnitser, General Director of TIS
    • Denis Kravchenko, Vice President Indastry Business Unit Schneider Electric
    • Steffen Sendler, Partner/Managing Director Drees & Sommer Russia and CIS

 

 

17.30 Governor’s reception in honor of the Forum Participants

April, 13

09.00 – 09.30 Registration in Bristol Hotel.
 09.30 Transfer from the Bristol Hotel to the Odessa Sea Port Выезд.
 10.00 – 10.15  The opening ceremony of the first phase of the Grain handling complex “Brooklyn-Kiev”

Visiting session. Odessa Commercial Sea Port
INVESTMENT PROJECTS IN PORT SECTOR: WHAT PREVENTS THE DEVELOPMENT OF UKRAINIAN PORTS?

  • WELCOME SPEECH. Yuri Vaskov, Head of the SE ” Odessa Commercial Sea Port”
  • Moderator: Aleksandr Kifak,
    Chairman of the Board of ANK Law Firm
    “WHAT WILL THE LAW OF UKRAINE ON SEA PORTS PROVIDE TO INVESTORS?”
  • “ATTRACTION OF INVESTMENTS INTO UKRAINIAN SEA PORTS: MECHANISMS AND BARRIERS”
    Timur Kogan, Investment adviser of financial company Capitals Times
  • “EXPERIENCE OF EFFECTIVE USE OF PPP PRINCIPLES BY LEADING PORTS OF EUROPE AND BLACK SEA REGION”
    Georgiy Tokman, Executive Director of BASPA
  • “EXPERIENCE IN ADMINISTRATION OF ISLAND SEA PORTS ACTIVITIES”
    Vladimir Privizentsev, Representative of Verkís company in CIS countries, Island

12.00 – 12.45 Cocktail

12.50 – 13.50 transfer to the territory of TIS group of terminals.

13.50 – 14.30 Excursion.

14.30 – 15.30 Transfer to Odessa. Bristol Hotel.

15.30 – 16.00 Presentation of IPark Project

16.00 – 17.30  Final business-luncheon for Forum Participants.