Mainstreaming Public-Private Partnerships

Description

The workshop will provide a forum to discuss experiences of various states in mainstreaming public-private partnerships in different sectors.

Objectives

  • Review and share knowledge on public-private partnerships being developed at the numerous state/central ministry public-private partnership cells.
  • Review successfully closed public-private partnership projects in states for replication in other states.
  • Focus on ways and means to carry forward the public-private partnership initiative through state/government resources, post technical assistance period, to consolidate the substantial achievement already made in the areas of capacity building and institutionalization of public-private partnership initiative.

Target participants

  • Public-private partnerships nodal officers
  • Other key government officials focusing on public-private partnership development whether at sector or project levels
  • Private sector developers
  • Public-private partnerships transaction advisors
  • Eminent authorities/professionals in the areas infrastructure development

Resource speakers

  • The inaugural session will be chaired by Arvind Mayaram, Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India.
  • Director General of ADB's South Asia Regional Department, Juan Miranda, will speak on ADB's perspective on mainstreaming public-private partnerships in India.
  • The Chief Minister, Governmentt of Odisha will be the chief guest.