1st Global Forum on Infrastructure Strategies

January 18, 2018

The 1st Global Forum on Infrastructure Strategies will showcase the Philippines in line with its “Build Build Build” program, an extensive infrastructure spending plan that entails eight trillion pesos over the next six years to achieve economic competitiveness and inclusive growth by addressing the country’s infrastructure bottleneck.

The Forum - organized by the Pinnacle Group International and PCM Asia, two of Asia-Pacific’s MICE industry leaders - aims to provide an informative and interactive platform by illustrating different perspectives and exchanging of outlooks with its audience of more than three hundred key decision-makers across various sectors and industries.

Taking the stage to deliberate on the core themes arising from the infrastructure sphere is Dr. Parag Khanna, a leading global strategist, world traveler and best-selling author of Connectography, The Second World and How to Run the World.

Asia-Pacific Basin for Energy Strategies’ 1st Global Forum on Infrastructure Strategies is a major offering, which evolved from its 1st Philippine Clean Energy Summit (13 October 2016) and brings to the fore its Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC).


Invited Forum Discussants

  • Hon. Carlos G. Dominguez III, Secretary, Department of Finance
  • Hon. Benjamin E. Diokno, Secretary, Department of Budget and Management
  • Hon. Ernesto M. Pernia, Secretary, National Economic and Development Authority
  • Hon. Arthur P. Tugade, Secretary, Department of Transportation
  • Hon. Mark A. Villar, Secretary, Department of Public Works and Highways
  • Hon. Alfonso G. Cusi, Secretary, Department of Energy


Major Speakers and Panelists*

  • Dr. Parag Khanna, Author, Connectography: Mapping the Future of Global Civilization
  • Hon. Diwa C. Guinigundo, Deputy Governor, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
  • Hon. Angelo A. Jimenez, President, Asia-Pacific Basin for Energy Strategies
  • Hon. Benjamin E. Diokno, Secretary, Department of Budget and Management
  • Hon. Eliseo M. Rio, Jr. Undersecretary, Department of Information and Communications Technology
  • Hon. Ernesto M. Pernia, Secretary, Socioeconomic Planning
  • Hon. Jorge V. Sarmiento, Chairman, Asia-Pacific Basin for Energy Strategies
  • Mr. Ferdinand G. Inacay, Chief Executive Officer, MRAIL, Inc.
  • Mr. Frederic Pergay, Vice-President, Infrastructure Development, Bouygues Travaux Publics
  • Mr. Gil B. Genio, Chief Technology and Information Officer, Globe Telecom, Inc.
  • Mr. Hans-Martin Aerts, Head of Infrastructure Investments, APAC, APG Asset Management Asia
  • Mr. Hemant M. Nandanpawar, Senior Director, Advisory Services, Ernst & Young LLP
  • Mr. Michael McCullough, Managing Director, KMC Savills
  • Mr. Susumu Ito, Chief Representative, JICA Philippines

(*With pending participations from DOE, DOF, DPWH, DOTr and business conglomerates.)


Masters of Ceremonies

  • Atty. Peter M. Bantilan
  • Atty. Antero Jose M. Caganda
  • Atty. Amer Hussein N. Mambuay


Key Subjects

  • National Budget for Philippines Infrastructure
  • Financing the Philippines Infrastructure Program
  • Infrastructure Boosts Philippines Economy
  • Energy Projects of National Significance and Power Development Plan of the Philippines
  • Connectivity Infrastructure
  • Golden Age of Infrastructure in the Philippines
  • Transportation Infrastructure Development


Forum Highlights

  • Executive keynote presentations from the Philippines heads of vital departments: Budget and Management, Finance, Economic Planning, Energy, Information and Communications Technology, Public Works and Highways and Transportation
  • In-depth analyses from the captains of industry and experts
  • High-profile networking sessions


Participating Companies and Government Agencies

Platinum Sponsor: San Miguel Corporation

Gold Sponsor: KMC Savills, Inc.

Alsons Power Group, Board of Investments, Century Properties, Climate Change Commission, Colliers International, Concepcion-Carrier Air Conditioning Company, Credit Suisse, Cushman & Wakefield, DA Green Power Consultancy, Department of Tourism, Don Tim Development Corporation, ESCA, Inc., First Metro Investment Corporation, Fluor Daniel, Inc., Gaia South, Inc., Global Ferronickel Holdings, Inc., H&WB Asia Pacific (Pte. Ltd.) Corporation, Isla Lipana & Co. / Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Landbank of the Philippines, LBC Express, Inc., Leighton Contractors (Philippines), Inc., Megaworld Corporation, MERALCO, MIESCOR, Phelps Dodge Philippines, RATPDev Transdev Asia, Riofil Corporation, SB Capital Investment Corporation, SGS Philippines, Inc., SGV & Co. / Ernst & Young, SM Prime Holdings, Inc., SN Aboitiz Power, Total 2000 Corporation, Union Bank of the Philippines, Vivant and more.


Endorsing Industry Partners

British Chamber of Commerce Philippines, CCI France Philippines, Korean Chamber of Commerce Philippines, Philippines Constructors Association and more.


Media Partners

  • TV: GMA Network, Bloomberg TV Philippines
  • Print: BusinessWorld, Malaya Business Insight, Manila Bulletin, Oxford Business Group, Preqin, The Manila Times


Admission Fee Per Registrant*

Endorsing Industry Partner Accredited Member
Local RegistrantPHP 17,000.00
Foreign RegistrantUSD 700.00



Local RegistrantPHP 20,000.00
Foreign RegistrantUSD 800.00


*Inclusive of full access to the event proceedings, materials, meal functions and networking receptions.

PHP 65,000.00 Group Registration Package


  • 5 complimentary seats
  • Quarter-page ad and logo in/on the events’ official participants’ guide and marketing collaterals under the events’ Pillars of the Industry Partners ’roster
  • Inclusion of the registering company’s promotional materials in the event’s participants’ kit



To register or inquire about speaking or sponsorship opportunities and strategic collaborations, contact:

Ed Gallinero, Managing Director, PCM Group of Companies l An Affiliate of the Pinnacle-CDMC Group

   Singapore DID: +65 6846 2706 l

          Manila DID: +632 800 9201 l

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   E-mail Address: evg@pcm-mnl.com

   Philippines: L5 Richville Corp. Tower MBP Ayala-Alabang Muntinlupa City, Philippines 1780

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