Water and Wastewater
Infrastructure Investment


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AGENDA
What We Did

8:30 - 9:00 Sign-in and Continental Breakfast
9:00 - 9:30 Opening Remarks:
Addressing Concerns of International Investors in the Water/Wastewater Sector

Speaker: Douglas Tinsler, Senior Vice President, Global Division, Chemonics International

9:30 - 10:45 Colombia Investment Opportunities and Pre-Qualification Workshop:
(a) Monteria Concessions and (b) Colombia Concessions II Projects

Speaker: J. Mauricio Gutierrez, Project Manager, Colombia Concessions, Chemonics International

10:45 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:00 Sector Investment Information for Potential Water/Wastewater Concessions in Egypt

Speaker: Ghassan Nakad, Vice President, Chemonics International

12:00 - 1:30 Buffet Luncheon

Assessing Credit Risks of Water/Wastewater Concessions

Speaker: Frederick W. Haddad,
Director, Infrastructure Finance Ratings, Standard & Poor's

Guarantee Programs and Financing Available Through the International Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)

Speakers: Nathan Younge, Investment Insurance Department and Ms. Joan Edwards, Investment Develpment Department, OPIC

1:30 - 2:00 The Role of World Bank Guarantees in Water/Wastewater Investment

Speaker:
James Baker, Chemonics International
2:00 - 3:00 Opportunities and Pitfalls of Investment in Indonesia: Pontianak and Manado Concessions

Speaker: John Strattner, Project Manager, Indonesia Concessions, Chemonics International

3:00 - 3:15 Break
3:15 - 4:30 Investment Opportunities in the Philippines: Potential Water and Wastewater Concessions

Speaker: Jorge “Bong” Briones, Director, Philippine BOT Center

4:30 - 5:00 Summary Remarks: The Challange of Global Finance

Speaker: Roger Feldman, Bingham, Dana & Gould

5:00 - 6:00 Cocktail Reception

 

International Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Projects 
(Where We'll Go) 

1. Monteria Water and Wastewater Concessions,
    Colombia Project Value: $70 million
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2. Colombia Secondary Cities Concessions
    Colombia Project Value: $600 million
3. Pontianak Bulk Water Supply/Treatment Partial Concession
    Indonesia Project Value: $85 million
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4. Manado Water Supply and Distribution Network Concession
    Indonesia Project Value: $30 million
5. Cebu Province Mananga Phase II Bulk Water Supply
    the Philippines Project Value: $160 million
6. Bulacan Province DuUc Central Water Supply
    the Philippines Project Value: $165 million
7. Capiz Inter-Municipality Water Supply System
    the Philippines Project Value: $5.75 million
8. Batangas Water Supply Project
    the Philippines Project Value: $161 million
9. Abu Rawash Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion
    Egypt Project Value: $225 million
10. Nobaria Water Treatment Project
    Egypt Project Value: $200 million
11. Secondary Biological Treatment Project
    Egypt Project Value: $147 million
12. East Bank Sludge Management Project
    Egypt Project Value: $100 million
13. Gulf of Suez Water Supply Project
    Egypt Project Value: $100 million
14. Borg El Arab Water Treatment Project
    Egypt Project Value: $100 million