Events

Booking Information

Venue

Virtual event


accessible from your workstation

Date

30 Jun 2020

AEST

Time

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Industry

Education and Training
Energy
Health & Medical
Infrastructure
Professional services
Water & Environment

Reference No

CMP-17681-L7L6L4

Session 1: Leveraging on IFI opportunities

About event:

Leveraging the programs, funds and convening power of International Financing Institutions (IFIs) to maximise Australian companies' presence in emerging markets.

This session will focus on some of the major IFIs in Asia Pacific - ADB, World Bank, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). It will provide an outline of IFIs geographic and sectoral priorities and associated programs and opportunities.

Agenda:

  • Austrade introduction
  • IFIs: Opportunities to pursue aid-funded business
    • Role of IFIs
    • The opportunity: IFIs are more than just funding
  • Institutional fast facts, strategies, stakeholders and forecasts on the "new normal" in major sectors
    • ADB, WB, AIIB, USAID, JICA
  • Project cycle and flow of funds
  • Case studies on engagement models and ways the private sector can benefit from IFIs
  • Tips and best practices, support from Austrade
  • Q&A
Who should attend:

Australian businesses and education and research institutions with expertise, products, technology and solutions in all sectors covered by international development (e.g. infrastructure, transport, energy, water, health, education, agriculture, etc.)

Speakers:
  • Dave dela Cuesta - Head of Asia Operations, Development Finance International, Inc.
  • Dianne Tan - Manager, Development Finance International, Inc.
Please note:

Austrade is recording this webinar session and may make the recorded version of the webinar (including all audio and visual elements) accessible to internal Austrade staff and the general public via the Austrade website and other communication means.

Costs:

These events are free, but participants must register. The registration confirmation email will include all webinar log-on information.

Registration:

Register online using the 'Start Registration' button. If you experience technical difficulties, please contact Austrade on 13 28 78 (in Australia).

For more information please contact:

Sheila Trance
Business Development Manager – International Aid, Austrade Manila
T: +63 2 7902 5523
E: sheila.trance@austrade.gov.au