Saturday, October 31, 2020

Pre-Event Report- India EPC Conclave

Exploring new frontiers


A two day EPC Conclave in the national capital will bring together stakeholders from the construction and infrastructure sector.


UBM India is organising the India EPC Conclave 2015 from December 10-11 in New Delhi. The Conclave with the ‘Frontiers of Growth Corridor’ as its theme will be a gathering of key decision makers from the engineering, procurement and construction segment to deliberate upon recent trends and developments, challenges and opportunities in EPC sector.


The India EPC Conclave is a must attend because it provides access to key decision makers, senior professionals from major project developers (national, public and private), leading infrastructure players, financial institutions and regional authorities and policy makers.
It allows visitors to gather insights on the new opportunities and EPC contracts available with national project developers, understand ways to balance cost and quality control in complex and mega projects to achieve delivery goals, learn about strategies for channelising finance to infrastructure development and EPC projects, capture the objectives of the EPC client and contractor in order to successfully achieve project goals, explore effective contracting and tendering strategies and manage potential pitfalls in EPC contracts to protect firms against risk and disputes and to identify opportunities through customised and extensive networking sessions.
The two day event which professes to be the only platform to bring together the opinion leaders from the leading EPC and infrastructure firms and major project developers (national, public and private) will also update visitors with the latest innovations and find customised solutions for their requirements. Besides it will allow them access to the best industry speakers and top professionals from leading companies in India and to understand the current regulatory, registration, market and infrastructural policies of the industry from experts.


The Conclave will see participation from national and regional project developers - C-Level Executives, Directors, Heads, project leaders and managers in the following segments:

  • Engineering    
  • Tendering    
  • Procurement
  • Construction    
  • Commercial    
  • Contracts
  • Project    
  • Planning    
  • Legal

The industries concerned are: Oil  and Gas, Chemical and Petrochemical, Power  and Utilities, Marine Engineering, Infrastructure, Manufacturing and Heavy Industries.
Visitors are expected to gain in depth information on the following areas:

  • Uncertainties surrounding land acquisition - both status and approvals; its effects on EPC companies
  • Possibilities for contractors to venture for large-opportunities through PPP initiatives
  • A value addition plan for EPC contractors that could help in the project planning, contract bidding-negotiations and manage cost overruns
  • Foreign portfolio investment windows to simplify procedures and attract FII towards infrastructure
  • Project management and the role play of ‘Critical Chain Project Management’
  • Comprehending the gamut of risks affecting an infrastructure project (rail/road/power/urban construction) execution in India during its different phases
  • Estimating the root causes of commercial risks involved in large-scale infra projects, mitigation measures applicable and strategic reliable dispute resolution mechanisms
  • Opportunities for EPC contractors in the following sectors like transport, power and transmission and heavy industries.

The Conclave will offer exciting new formats to ensure fruitful networking which include:

  • Speed Networking: A unique opportunity to meet all the key industry players in quick succession and develop lasting business relationships
  • World Cafe: An opportunity to network in smaller groups, to relax, interact with industry colleagues and unwind.
  • Speed Geeking: Getting direct solutions for end-to-end and technological requirements in 10 minutes only. Rate the solution providers and vote for the most innovative supplier.

The conclave will also have panel discussions and workshops, presentations along with case studies on various topics of industry interest.

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