Summit Highlights

•      DIRECT INSIGHTS AND CASE STUDIES from the latest transport infrastructure projects in the region such as:
•    Standard Gauge Project
•    Dar es Salaam-Isaka-Kigali/Keza-Musongati (DIKKM) Project
•    Lamu Port Southern Sudan-Ethiopia Transport (LAPSSET) Corridor Project
•    Latest Updates on Major Projects like LAPSSET and East African Rail Corridor
•    Central Corridor Tanzania
•      DEDICATED COUNTRY SESSIONS plus insightful presentations by industry experts
•      DISSECTING CRITICAL ISSUES such as:
•    Ensuring Successful Implementation of Planned Projects: Effective Checks & Balances
•    Regulatory and Institutional Reform to Enhance Private Sector Participation in Infrastructure Development
•    Strategies to Attract Private Investors to East & Central Africa Transportation Projects
•    Procurement Issues Such as Local Content Benefits vs External Knowledge and Skills
•    Rehabilitation and Maintenance of Existing Infrastructure
•    Managing Stakeholder Expectations of Large-Scale Projects
•    Attracting Sustainable Investments and Financing: Investor Risks vs What is Acceptable Profit
•    Analysing the Presence of Asian Investments and Contractors
•    Future Proofing Infrastructure Projects through Sustainable Models
•    Role of PPPs and Getting It Right
•    Urban Transport Issues: Reducing Congestion, Increasing Convenience plus Non-Motorised Transport Issues
•    The Intermodal Value Chain Opportunities to Drive Economic Development in Africa
•    Technological Breakthroughs in African Traffic and Corridor Management
•    Commuter Rail and Traffic Congestion Management in Urban Centres
•    Cost Reduction Strategies in Roads and Rail Maintenance
•    Bitumen Supply and Demand for African Road Projects
•    Bitumen Emulsion in Road Construction and Maintenance
•    Challenges and Opportunities for Bitumen Traders/Importers Doing Business in Africa
•    Impact of Low Crude Prices on Bitumen Product Costing
•      Plus ROBUST PANEL DEBATES from both government and private sectors on critical issues of regulation, sustainability and financing to deep-dive and consolidate key learning points