Registration Closing Soon for the 15th Annual Benelux Infrastructure Forum

SMi will once again open its doors for the Benelux Infrastructure Forum in just 2 weeks' time on the 23-24 November 2016.

Amsterdam, Netherlands, November 09, 2016 --( Now in its 15th successive year, this event has established itself as the industry-leading event for the Benelux region and will provide an unparalleled opportunity to learn and network amongst senior executives in this thriving industry. The Benelux Infrastructure Forum is the only place to meet the major players within this industry from the banks, constructors, institutional investors, lawyers and the regulators.

This year's conference provides the best line-up to date with insightful presentations from SMBC Europe Limited Amsterdam Branch, Ministry of Finance, Netherlands, Equator, Macquarie Capital, Green Investment Bank, John Laing, Port of Rotterdam, ParkWind, KBC Bank N.V, Rabobank, European Investment Bank, ABN AMRO Bank N.V, 3i, Norton Rose, Marguerite Fund, NWB Bank, VolkerWessels, ABN Amro Bank and many more as they discuss the latest updates and developments within the market and learn where new opportunities are arising.

Visit the download centre of the event website to view the 2016 list of attendees

Highlights of the event include:

• Explore different financing models and mitigating various risks for mega projects to ensure success
• Update on new funding opportunities for the Benelux market from European Investment Bank, ABN AMRO Bank and Norton Rose Fulbright
• Hear from Giorgio Chiarion Casoni from the European Commission as he provides updates on ‘The Juncker Plan’
• Hear case studies on offshore wind, A6 DBFM PROJECT, portfolio management and Limmel Lock PPP and Beatrix lock PPP projects
• Roundtable discussion from ABN AMRO BANK on the various financing options available and is the funding market changing?

To view the full two-day programme with all speakers and their topics, visit the event website at

Pre-conference workshops
Places are strictly limited to ensure optimal learning for attendees.

Workshop A: Project risk management: Risk impact and lessons from Solvency II
Hosted by Aon at 08.30 - 12.30 on 22nd November 2016
Workshop Leaders: Michiel van Klingeren, Senior Consultant Risk Finance
Roeland van der Zee, Senior Consultant

Workshop B: Managing complex PPP infrastructure projects in Belgium and the Netherlands
Hosted by Astrea Law at 13.30 - 17.30 on 22nd November 2016
Workshop Leaders:
Ciska Servais, Partner and Head of Real Estate
Dieter Veestraeten, Partner and Head of Banking and Finance Department

To register visit the event website at

For sponsorship packages and delegate enquiries, contact Andrew Gibbons on
+44 (0) 207 827 6156 or

For media enquiries, contact Zoe Gale on +44 (0) 207 827 6132 or

15th annual Benelux Infrastructure Forum
Proudly sponsored by Norton Rose Fulbright and 3i
23-24 November 2016
Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Contact tel: +44 (0) 207 827 6156

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