Agenda

10:00-11:00
Sept 16, 2024
11:00-12:00
Sept 16, 2024

 

 

12:00-13:00
Sept 16, 2024

13:00-14:00
Sept 16, 2024
20:00 - 22:00
Sept 16, 2024
Opening Event - Peristilio, Zappeion Mansion
Closed event for speakers and sponsors (by invitation only).

 

 

09:00 - 09:30
Sept 17, 2024
Registrations - Coffee - Networking
Registrations - Coffee - Networking
Register, enjoy your morning coffee and engage in the necessary networking, just before the official start of the 2nd day of ITC 2024 – 7th Infrastructure & Transport Conference.

 

09:30 - 09:50
Sept 17, 2024
Conference Opening
Conference Opening
– Nikos Karagiannis, Journalist, ypodomes.com
– Fotis Fotinos, Journalist, metaforespress.gr

09:50-10:35
Sept 17, 2024
What is the planning for fixed-track media projects: Rail, metro and tram. How they can be developed based on the European experience
What is the planning for fixed-track media projects: Rail, metro and tram. How they can be developed based on the European experience
The re-establishment of the railway through projects; the restoration projects in Thessaly; the project program for the upgrading of railway sections. What is the future of the Metro network in Athens and Thessaloniki? What will happen concerning the Tram? Will we see it expand further? Will it reach other cities?

Invited to this panel are:

Konstantinos Magoulas, Secretary General of Infrastructure

Nikolaos Kouretas, CEO, Elliniko Metro

– Christos Palios, CEO, ERGOSE

– Engineering firm representative

 

 

10:40-10:55
Sept 17, 2024
Greece on the map of energy corridors - Fire chat
Greece on the map of energy corridors - Fire chat
Our country is part of the wider European planning which aims at adequacy and interconnectivity. The role of electrical interconnections and the next plans. Fire chat

Alexandra Sdoukou, Deputy Minister of Energy, discusses with journalist Marina Xipnitou.

 

11:00-11:50
Sept 17, 2024
Smart, Green and Digital Construction: Reshaping the cities of tomorrow
Smart, Green and Digital Construction: Reshaping the cities of tomorrow
How do we build modern buildings today? What are the global trends and new materials that are revolutionizing the way we perceive construction? Which are the methods used by development companies, the technical sector or the construction industry?

Invited to this panel are:

– Dimand representative

– Noval representative

– HIG Capital representative

HERACLES representative

– ΤΙΤΑΝ representative

Panel moderator: Stefania Souki, journalist, newmoney and Proto Thema

 

 

 

11:50 - 12:10
Sept 17, 2024
Coffee break
Coffee break
Coffee break and a chance to engage with other delegates.

12:10-12:25
Sept 17, 2024
“PROJECT OF THE YEAR 2023” Award
“PROJECT OF THE YEAR 2023” Award
“PROJECT OF THE YEAR 2023” is the Ellinikon Building complex for People with Disabilities. The award will be received by: the Municipality of Ellinikon-Argyroupoli, Lamda Development, EKTER and BETAPLAN.

 

 

12:30-14:00
Sept 17, 2024
Constructions' Round Table: The day after wears a double face
Constructions' Round Table: The day after wears a double face
The established “Constructions’ Round Table” is back to review the new challenges. The rebound of major projects, the search for funding, the lack of personnel as well as the ‘day after’ of infrastructure, are some of the topics that will be discussed in this year’s session.

Invited to this panel are:

Christos Staikouras, Minister of Infrastructure and Transport

Georgios Stasinos, President, Technical Chamber of Greece

– GEK TERNA representative

– INTRAKAT representative

– AVAX representative

– ΜΕΤΚΑ representative

Panel moderator: Nikos Karagiannis, journalist, ypodomes.com

 

 

 

14:00-14:40
Sept 17, 2024
Lunch - Networking
Lunch - Networking
The second break for the necessary lunch and another opportunity to connect and network with other delegates.

14:40-15:40
Sept 17, 2024
The future of concessions and PPP projects: Is there room for new highways? Does infrastructure maintenance come into the picture?
The future of concessions and PPP projects: Is there room for new highways? Does infrastructure maintenance come into the picture?
What is the future of concession projects? How are flagship highway projects progressing? Is there room for other road projects or have we reached the end of their dominance?

Invited to this panel are:

Nikolaos Tachiaos, Deputy Minister of Infrastructure

Panayiotis Papanikolas, Country Director Greece for VINCI Concessions
S.A., Chairman & CEO at Olympia Odos S.A., Chairman at GEFYRA S.A

– GEK TERNA representative

– Engineering firm representative

– AKTOR CONCESSIONS representative

Panel moderator: Teti Igoumenidi, journalist, Naftemporiki

 

15:45-16:45
Sept 17, 2024
Funding, major projects and the Recovery Fund - Are we on the right track for the projects to run?
Funding, major projects and the Recovery Fund - Are we on the right track for the projects to run?
The significant role of financing in projects. The keys to running the projects are NSRF, CEF, RRF and bank financing, as well as the crucial factor called ‘time’. Is there time enough for implementation of projects?

Invited to this panel are:

– Gregory Dimitriadis, CEO, Growthfund

– Bank representative

Panagiotis Stampoulidis, Executive Director, Executive Member, Hellenic
Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF)

Engineering firm representative

Panel moderator: Penny Koutra, journalist, euro2day and news247

16:50-17:30
Sept 17, 2024
The major challenges in projects - How to improve maturity and shield smooth implementation in Construction
The major challenges in projects - How to improve maturity and shield smooth implementation in Construction
The second “Constructions’ Round Table” with the participation of institutions of the technical sector. Which are the structural problems in studies and projects? What are the institutions proposing for large and small projects to run in the country?

Invited to this panel are:

– Georgios Syrianos, President, STEAT

Zacharias Athousakis, Chairman, SATE

Despina Kallidromitou, President, SEGM

Konstantinos Goliopoulos, President, PEDMEDE

Maria Tsiompanou, President, PESEDE

Panel moderator: Ilias Papalexis, journalist, Athens-Macedonian News Agency

09:00 - 09:30
Sept 18, 2024
Registrations - Morning coffee - Networking
Registrations - Morning coffee - Networking
Register, enjoy your morning coffee and engage in the necessary networking, just before the official start of the 3rd day of the ITC 2024 – 7th Infrastructure & Transport Conference.

09:30 - 09:45
Sept 18, 2024
Conference Opening
Conference Opening
– Nikos Karagiannis, Journalist, ypodomes.com
– Fotis Fotinos, Journalist, metaforespress.gr

09:45 - 10:45
Sept 18, 2024
Greek ports and ferries: The focus on the renewal of the fleet and the modernization of the port infrastructure
Greek ports and ferries: The focus on the renewal of the fleet and the modernization of the port infrastructure
10:45 - 12:00
Sept 18, 2024
Air Transport: The record performance and the challenges to ensure the upward path
Air Transport: The record performance and the challenges to ensure the upward path
12:00 - 12:10
Sept 18, 2024
'COMPANY OF THE YEAR IN TRANSPORT - 2023' Award
'COMPANY OF THE YEAR IN TRANSPORT - 2023' Award
The award celebrates the  “COMPANY OF THE YEAR IN TRANSPORT – 2023”.  It will be presented to Athens International Airport for its record in the year under review.

12:10 - 12:30
Sept 18, 2024
Brunch and Networking Break
Brunch and Networking Break
The first break, also an opportunity for discussion with other delegates.

12:30 - 13:45
Sept 18, 2024
Railways - ports - freight centers
Railways - ports - freight centers
13:45 - 14:30
Sept 18, 2024
Lunch Break - Networking
Lunch Break - Networking
The second break, for the necessary lunch, and another opportunity to connect and network with other delegates.

14:30 - 15:30
Sept 18, 2024
Freight Transport - Logistics - Postal / Courier Services: The day after
Freight Transport - Logistics - Postal / Courier Services: The day after
15:30 - 16:45
Sept 18, 2024
The modern trends of urban and peri-urban mobility
The modern trends of urban and peri-urban mobility
16:45 - 17:30
Sept 18, 2024
The new challenges in the automobile industry and the growth of electric cars
The new challenges in the automobile industry and the growth of electric cars