Thank you to all Sponsors and Supporters of the 3rd Annual Global Infrastructure Leadership Forum - The Top 100 Global Projects
"Leading the World Back to Economic Growth - Infrastructure Hotspots, Opportunity Creation & Innovation"
The Ritz-Carlton - 1150 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC | December 9 - 11, 2009
The 3rd Annual Global Infrastructure Leadership Forum featured the top infrastructure projects around the world to an exclusive audience of 500+ executives from both, private and public sectors. CG/LA's team spends 9 months each year identifying the top 100 global projects, and then bringi those projects together for presentations and discussions with world class experts in finance, engineering/construction, equipment & technology, and public policy, to ensure that the best projects go forward as rapidly as possible. This year's event was supported by the World Bank, the EBRD, and the OECD. ACCESS THE FORUM PRESENTATIONS.
Based on the Top 100 Global Projects list, the Leadership Forum focuses on infrastructure Hotspots, particularly including $170 billion in projects from the BRIC countries -- Brazil ($34.8 billion); Russia ($21.7 billion); India ($34.5 billion); and China ($72.8 billion). In terms of regional representation: North America (primarily the US) makes up $89.2 billion; the Middle East totals $100.9 billion; Asia (excluding China and India) is $76.9 billion; Latin America (excluding Brazil) makes up $29.5 billion; and Africa adds an additional $32.2 billion.
"The Leadership Forum is the only conference that I know of that goes out of its way to bring people -investors and deal-holders - together. You are focused on the end result, which is crucial! These forums have been extremely successful for us, and we will continue to attend them in the future." - Chairman, Energy Investment Fund, New York