Construction industry has come one of the biggest contributors to regional economic growth which also consumes a great deal of assorted resources. In order to provide a regional platform to facilitate the early integration of all key stakeholders of infrastructure development which is of paramount importance, Construction IQ – the construction division of IQPC – is hosting the Asia Construction Leaders’ Summit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 7th to 9th November, 2012.
The event, to be attended by stakeholders in governments, consultants, EPC & AEC firms, financial institutions, etc will address some of the key challenges prevailing in Asia infrastructure such as gap in demand and supply of funding for infrastructure in the continent, delays in implementation of viable projects, cross-country issues, low productivity in construction in infrastructure development, lack of skilled workforce, innovation management, development & ownership models, unviable assets, etc.
The 3-day summit comprises of important elements like conferences and interactive workshops. The conferences will see presentations from experts, global EPC contractors, bilateral & multilateral institutions on diverse significant issues such as current Asian construction industrial scenario, process management challenges in project management, policies and regulations in regional construction industry, managing technology & innovation in the construction industry, resource optimisation in constructing infrastructure assets, handling growth and consolidating in new markets & segments and so on.
Interactive workshops will address vital topics like infrastructure financing in Asia, contractual & construction risks in major infra projects, boosting construction productivity within given time-limit and budget, etc.
Salient benefits of attending the event are – understanding the expectations & requirements of project owners, opportunity to explore diverse financing & funding options, exposure to various risk management & mitigation strategies for construction project management, opportunity to showcase one’s solution that would save stakeholders’ money when implemented in project planning, benchmarking procurement strategies in Asian infra sector, discussion on development of new markets, discussion on the latest trends & technological advancements in sustainable development, networking opportunities, opportunity to get acquainted with the markets & get to know customer’s decision makers and so on.
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