The use of Performance-based Road Contracts contracting methods is rapidly increasing around the globe as a growing number of transportation agencies embrace this approach and recognize it as an effective instrument to making investment decisions that minimize risk and lower operating costs of existing and newly constructed road infrastructure at a time of constrained public budgets.
Equipped with a better understanding of these contracts applied to all road life cycle phases, operators, agencies around the world can achieve higher returns on their investments, stimulate innovation and focus on outcomes. It will draw on the knowledge gained from successful projects around the globe from the expertise of some of the top global experts and practitioners.
This 3 day workshop will feature presentations and case studies by some of the top international experts on how to implement Performance-based Contract to maximize the ROI for the road agencies and the public they serve.
- Learn how Performance-based Contracts can help your organization achieve its goals
- Understand the Financial management and payment structures for performance based contracts
- Discuss what types of road are suitable for the Performance-based Contracts
- Learn about the preparation and tendering of Contract documents
- Network with like-minded senior road professionals from all over the world
- Learn on how incorporate road safety and climate resiliency in PBC
- Road & Transport Agencies Executives
- Engineers and Managers involved in Highway Maintenance
- Private Consultants & Contractors
- Toll Operators
- Concessionaires & Service Providers
From the Chairman
As the road industry’s most trusted brand in continuing education, the IRF provides road professionals with educational opportunities that are recognized worldwide by engineering and transportation societies. IRF’s Global Training Curriculum provides technical expertise in classroom and practical settings where attendees can learn from and have direct access to seasoned professionals. Each course is designed to assist attendees in learning to correctly apply the knowledge gained and provides the most relevant, up-to date information on best practices and technological solutions.
IRF Workshops are specifically developed to meet the needs of road executives. Whether you are a representative of a highway agency, a member of a financing institution, consultant or contractor, IRF Workshops will give you the necessary tools to deliver improvements to your organization.
As the IRF Chairman, I encourage you to make the most of these opportunities and help fulfill IRF’s vision of better roads for a better world.
H.E. Eng. Abdullah A. Al-Mogbel
International Road Federation
Elabyad has been employed with the International Road Federation for the past 12 years. As the Vice President of International Programs, he oversees the IRF’s training programs and regional capacity building efforts around the world. He has been a member of IRF’s Asset Management committee for the past 7 years and he leads the IRF Committee for Alternative Finance & Procurement. Elabyad is also the program director for IRF’s long running Performance-based Contracting training program which has helped educate over 900 high level officials form over 40 countries in the past 10 years. Elabyad conducted his undergraduate studies at George Mason University and has a Masters in Business Administration from Ohio University. He is also a CP3P foundation certified professional on Public Private Partnerships.
ADB & The World Bank
Dr. Asif Faiz is a former World Bank Highways Adviser and Infrastructure Sector Manager with some 40 years of experience in designing, managing and implementing transport development policies, programs and projects in more than 40 developing countries. After retiring from the World Bank in 2008, he has consulted as a technical and policy advisor for the World Bank Group- public investment programs and projects covering motorways, airports, highway improvement and maintenance programs, rural roads, and transport services in more than 20 countries. He managed the World Bank’s infrastructure program in Latin America in 1990s, under which area-wide performance-based road maintenance contracts were implemented in Argentina and Uruguay. He helped initiate similar maintenance contracts in Georgia and hybrid PBMCs in Tonga. Dr. Faiz owns and operates Faiz and Associates LLC, an advisory consultancy in international development, transport, urban planning and fragile states.
Greenwood Associates Infrastructure Consultants
Dr. Ian Greenwood has twenty five years experience in the application of asset management and has both led and provided technical input to a range of asset management and development projects, with extensive international experience gained from working in Australia, Barbados, Cambodia, Canada, China, India, Indonesia, Kiribati, Lao, Malaysia, Mongolia, New Zealand, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Tonga, Ukraine, the United Kingdom and the USA.
Pekka Pakkala is an international renowned transportation consultant, with experience and competencies in asset management and maintenance, project delivery methods, Performance Based Maintenance Contracts (PBMC), Public Private Partnerships (PPP), international practices and benchmarking, research projects, and training and education. Pekka has been an IRF instructor for more than 10 years.
Janusz Sobieniak is an experienced and versatile Transport Engineer who has worked for 30 years with donor agencies on transport sector projects in more than 40 developing countries in Asia, Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean. Core competencies include planning, engineering design, project management, management information systems and institutional development in the road and civil aviation sectors.