Programme 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
2:00 PM - 2:05 PM
Richard Lowe, Editor, IPE Real Assets
2:10 PM - 2:35 PM
Meagan Nichols, Global Head of Real Assets, Cambridge Associates
2:35 PM - 2:55 PM
Stefan Wundrak, Head of European Research, TH Real Estate
2:55 PM - 3:15 PM
Vince Childers, Portfolio Manager, Cohen & Steers
3:15 PM - 3:35 PM
3:35 PM - 4:00 PM

How can investors best gain exposure in a volatile market?
Gil Bar, Managing Director, Germany, Aviva Investors

4:00 PM - 5:05 PM

Keynote:
Jason Zibarras, Founding Partner, Argo Infrastructure Partners

Followed by a panel discussion

Exploring the best ways to invest, from funds to consortia 
Damian Stanley, Principal, Infrastructure Equity, AMP Capital
James Wardlaw, Partner, Campbell Lutyens
François Bornens, Partner, Arjun Infrastructure Partners 

5:05 PM - 5:35 PM
Some promises and a few programmes have been implemented for years and investors have managed to make gains by finding select infrastructure opportunities. But will we have to wait for Washington to mandate large spending in order to meet the project and capital demands? Are there other investment vehicles with public and private entities that Europeans can partner with, and what are their particular characteristics?
 
Jared Carney, Founder & CEO, Lightdale, LLC           
5:35 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
9:00 AM - 9:05 AM
Liam Kennedy, Editorial Director, IPE 
9:05 AM - 9:30 AM
Marcus Sperber, Managing Director, Global Head, BlackRock Real Estate
9:30 AM - 9:55 AM

Bertrand Loubières, Head of Infrastructure Finance, AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets 

9:55 AM - 10:20 AM
How diversified credit can help pension funds meet their requirements for long term secure income
 
Nick Bamber, Head of Private Credit, LGIM Real Assets
10:20 AM - 10:40 AM
10:40 AM - 11:00 AM

Larry Antonatos, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, Brookfield Asset Management

11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Moderator: Stephane Degroote, Head of ETFs & Derivatives business EMEA, FTSE Russell
Manuela Sperandeo, EMEA Head of Specialist Sales ETF and Index Investing, BlackRock
Ali Zaidi, Director Research & Indices, EPRA
Catherine Yoshimoto, Senior Product Manager,  FTSE Russell
11:40 AM - 12:05 PM
Tim van den Brande, Director of International Capital Raising, KGAL Capital GmbH & Co.
12:05 PM - 12:30 PM
  • Sustainability and Renewable Energy
  • An Analysis of the Shape and Size of the Market
  • Case Studies
​Dan Carson, Head of Green Solutions, FTSE Russell
12:30 PM - 1:40 PM
1:40 PM - 2:00 PM
Fabrice Rossary, Chief Investment Officer, SCOR Investment Partners
2:00 PM - 2:20 PM
Innovation partnership - an industrial and a financial sponsor 
A privileged pipeline of competitive alternative assets
Risk mitigation through asset diversification
A different philosophy of buy and hold strategy
Case studies: heating networks and combined hear and power plants (CHP)
 
Matthieu Poisson, CEO, Amundi Energy Transition
2:20 PM - 2:40 PM
How Investors use Forestry to reach their Portfolio Objectives
Henrik Lundqvist, Chief Investment Officer, IWC
2:40 PM - 3:00 PM
3:00 PM - 3:20 PM
Jesper Brunhøj Jensen, Director of Agriculture Investments, IWC
3:20 PM - 4:30 PM
Moderator: 
Charles Donovan, Director for Climate Finance and Investment, Imperial College London
Sarah Owen, General Counsel & General Manager Corporate Strategy, New Zealand Superannuation Fund
Konstantin von Falkenhausen, Parter, B Capital Partners AG
So Yeun Lim, Global Head of Infrastructure Research, Willis Towers Watson
4:30 PM