Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is organising the “Roads and Highways Summit: Path to transforming India” on Wednesday, 11 March 2019 at FICCI, Federation House, Tansen Marg, New Delhi. CRISIL is the knowledge partner for the summit.
Shri Nitin Jairam Gadkari, Hon'ble Minister of Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Government of India has kindly confirmed his presence to deliver “Inaugural Address” at the summit. A few of the other dignitaries at the summit include:
- Mr Asheesh Sharma, IAS, Member Finance, National Highways Authority of India
- Shri Abhay Damle, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Roads Transport & Highways
- Shri Amit Kumar Ghosh, Joint Secretary- Highways, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways
- Mr R K Pandey, Member Projects, National Highways Authority of India
The Roads & Highways Summit will provide a platform to discuss the key trends and developments, examine the main challenges and highlight the emerging opportunities pertaining to projects/ investments in the roads & highway sector. In addition, the summit seeks to engage a diverse stakeholder community with interest spanning for developing roads & highways infrastructure whilst also providing an effective place for networking, business promotion and new business potential areas.
The summit will feature discussions on road construction and technology, challenges and opportunities for the private sector, new public-private partnership (PPP) models, safety initiatives, new technology, digitization, land acquisition & environmental clearances, financing, and intelligent transportation systems. Tentative programme is enclosed for your reference.
The summit will bring together key policy makers from central and state governments, private sector players from India and abroad, multilaterals/ bilateral funding agencies, financial institutions/ VC’s, project developers, contractors and consultant.
Interested attendees should send this proforma along with delegation fees latest by 9th March 2019.