Event Details

The Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) will host a full day conference to focus on infrastructure investment and risk management in the cross-border context.

The conference will bring together government officials, business leaders, financiers and legal experts to discuss the opportunities and challenges associated with implementing and operating infrastructure projects.

The Secretary for Justice of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), Teresa Cheng GBS SC JP, will deliver a keynote address.


  • Infrastructure investment in the Asia-Pacific Region: An overview
  • How to make infrastructure projects a success: The role of government and the company perspective
  • Project finance: Who pays and what are the risks? The view from the banks
  • Getting the deal done: Dialogue on infrastructure and public-private partnerships
  • Planning ahead: Effective strategies for mitigating risk


  • Business Sector - listed company directors, CEOs, C-Suite executives, investors, strategists
  • Legal Sector - practitioners, judges
  • Government Sector - diplomats, government officials, policymakers
  • International Organisations - senior officials, consultants, specialists, legal officers


  • English (Simultaneous interpretation into Bahasa Indonesia available)


  • Free of charge
  • Register early as seats are limited

Confirmed speakers to date

  • Narendra Adiyasa (Partner at Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung)

    Narendra Adiyasa

    Partner at Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung

  • Benny Bernarto (Partner at TNB & Partners)

    Benny Bernarto

    Partner at TNB & Partners

  • Vanessa Capdevielle (Director of Blackpeak)

    Vanessa Capdevielle

    Director of Blackpeak

  • Teresa Cheng GBS SC JP (Secretary for Justice at Hong Kong SAR)

    Teresa Cheng GBS SC JP

    Secretary for Justice at Hong Kong SAR

  • Peter Chow (Partner at Squire Patton Boggs)

    Peter Chow

    Partner at Squire Patton Boggs

  • Amanda Lees (Partner at Simmons & Simmons)

    Amanda Lees

    Partner at Simmons & Simmons

  • Cathy Marsh (Assistant General Counsel at Asian Development Bank)

    Cathy Marsh

    Assistant General Counsel at Asian Development Bank

  • Karen Mills (Founder and International Legal Advisor of KarimSyah Law Firm)

    Karen Mills

    Founder and International Legal Advisor of KarimSyah Law Firm

  • Kelly Outram (Director Construction of JLT Asia)

    Kelly Outram

    Director Construction of JLT Asia

  • Fang Zhao (Partner at Hui Zhong Law Firm)

    Fang Zhao

    Partner at Hui Zhong Law Firm

Supporting Organisations