6 Days
08.45 – 17.00

FIDIC YPMTP 2019
Young Professionals Management Training Programme
Tuesday, 3rd September – Sunday 9th September

Hotel Presidente InterContinental, Mexico City - Uxmal - Coba Level

2 Days
08.45 – 17.00

FIDIC Board Meetings
5-6th September

Hotel Presidente InterContinental, Mexico City - Aztlán Level

08.30 – 16.00

FIDIC DNS and Presidents Meeting
Saturday 7th September

FIDIC DNS Meeting 
(08:30 – 13:00)

Open to FIDIC Member Association Directors and Secretaries
Hotel Presidente InterContinental, Mexico City - Castillo Level

FIDIC Presidents Meeting
(14:00 – 16:00)

Open to FIDIC Member Association Presidents
Hotel Presidente InterContinental, Mexico City - Castillo Level

FIDIC DNS Dinner
19:30 – 22:00

Venue: Lipp, La Braserie - Polanco, Mexico City
Optional dinner for FIDIC MA Representatives. RSV to FIDIC Secretariat

 

 

FORUM

08:00 – 10:30

 

 

FIDIC BEST BUSINESS PRACTICE FORUM
Sunday 8th September

 Hotel Presidente InterContinental, Mexico City - Castillo Level
 

FIDIC Specialised Committees discussing FIDIC tools and services available to Members and to the industry
Open to Full Conference Registrants
(Coffee will be served at tables)

FIDIC COMMITTEE CHAIRS FORUM

  1. Market Challenges in the Consulting Engineering Industry
  2. How FIDIC should be positioned to address technological & political challenges
  3. Think Globally to deliver Locally

Moderator: Dr Nelson Ogunshakin, OBE, FIDIC CEO

FIDIC Representatives:

  • Andrew Read, Chair, FIDIC Business Practice Committee
  • Steve Jenkins, Chair, Risk & Quality Committee
  • Jorge Diaz Padilla, Chair, FIDIC Integrity Management Committee
  • Zoltán Záhonyi, Chair, FIDIC Contracts Committee
  • Jean Félix, Chair, FIDIC-EFCA Sustainable Development Committee
  • Moncef Ziani, Chair of Membership Committee
  • Andrea Sehic, Chair of FIDIC DNS Advisory Group
  • FIDIC Regional Chairs, Angel Ferrigno, President of FEPAC, Irawan Koesoemo, Chair of ASPAC, James Mwangi, Chair of GAMA, and Kevin Rudden, President of EFCA
  • Dr Michele Kruger, Chair of FIDIC Diversity and Inclusion Task Force

10:30 – 12:30

12:30 – 13:00

FIDIC YOUNG PROFESSIONALS SYMPOSIUM
Hotel Presidente InterContinental, Mexico City - Castillo Level

Open to Full Conference Registrants.
 

Opening
Moderator – Cosmin Tobolcea, FIDIC YPFSC Chair

Future Leaders' Sessions
Q&A
Closing

FIDIC YPMTP Certificates
Young Professionals Management Training Programme. Delivery of certificates by YPMTP Mentor.

18:30 - 21:00

WELCOME RECEPTION PALACIO DE MINERÍA

 

FIDIC INTERNATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE CONFERENCE

"INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVES"
Day 1 – Monday – 9th September 2019

Hotel Presidente InterContinental, Mexico City -
Castillo Level

08:45 – 09:15

Open Conference by Greg Ward, FIDIC Master of Ceremonies

Welcome message - Dr Nelson Ogunshakin OBE, FIDIC CEO

Speeches:

  • Alain Bentéjac, President of FIDIC
  • Marco Gutierrez, President of CNEC

09:15 – 10:00

KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Topic: Innovation in Business.  Financial implications, Politics, Technology

Moderator: William Howard, President Elect of FIDIC

  10:00 – 10:30

FIDIC Exhibition & Coffee Break
Opening of FIDIC "Global Town" (FIDIC Exhibition)

10:30 – 12:00

 

 

PANEL 1 – TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION IN BUSINESS

Discussion with CEO’s of Consulting Engineering firms and C-suite specialists on the impact of technological innovation in the industry.

Moderator: Dr Nelson Ogunshakin OBE, FIDIC CEO

12:00 – 14:00

FIDIC Networking Lunch

FIDIC CEO Luncheon (By invitation only)
Moderator: Dr Nelson Ogunshakin OBE, FIDIC CEO

14:00 – 15:00

PANEL 2 – TECHNOLOGY AS A DRIVE OF A CHANGE 

Moderator: Anthony Barry, FIDIC Vice-President, Board member

Macro view of the use of technology in the consulting engineering industry

16:00 – 16:30

FIDIC Exhibition & Coffee Break

16:30 –18:00

 

 

PANEL 3 - FINANCIAL CHALLENGES ASSOCIATED WITH TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

Moderator: Aisha Nadar, FIDIC Board members responsible for MDBS

19:30 – 22:30

FIDIC GALA DINNER & AWARDS CEREMONY
Ball Room Castillo - Hotel Presidente InterContinental, Mexico City

 

FIDIC INTERNATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE CONFERENCE
LOCAL AND REGIONAL PERSPECTIVES
Day 2 – Tuesday –10th September 2019

Hotel Presidente InterContinental, Mexico City - Castillo Level

    08:45 – 09:45

 

INTRODUCTION
Mexican Authorities (TBC)

  09:45 – 10:15

Exhibition & Coffee Break

10:15 – 11:00

 

Keynote Address
Topic: Local and Regional Perspectives on the use of technology

Moderator: Greg Ward, FIDIC Master of Ceremonies

11:00 – 12:30

 

 

PANEL 4 – MEGA & SMART CITIES CHALLENGES

Increasingly more people are going to live in the big cities which are now labelled “Mega Cities”. Delivering necessary infrastructure will require the use of smart technology as an enabler to addressing infrastructure challenges.

12:30 –13:30

FIDIC Networking Lunch

 

13:30 – 15:00

 

PANEL 5 - INTEGRITY CHALLENGES ASSOCIATED WITH TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION

Moderator: Jorge Diaz Padilla, Chair of FIDIC Integrity Management Committee

15:00 – 15:30

Exhibition & Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:15

 

 

 

Future Leaders Outlook

The future leaders of the Consulting Engineering Industry offering their vision on Technological innovation impacting the industry. Case studies and insights from consulting engineering decision makers.   

Moderator: Cosmin Tobolcea, Chair of FIDIC YPF Steering Committee

16:15 – 16:30

CONFERENCE CLOSING
Dr Nelson Ogunshakin OBE, FIDIC CEO
Alain Bentéjac, FIDIC President

16:45 – 18:00

FIDIC GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING (GAM) 2019
Only for FIDIC Member Association Representatives.
Venue: Hotel Presidente Intercontinental Mexico City - Castillo Level

19:30 – 22.30

LOCAL COLOUR NIGHT
Optional dinner. Tickets available at registration desk
Venue: 
Hotel Presidente Intercontinental Mexico City - Castillo Ballroom