Covid-19 precautions

We’re working closely with the Hilton to ensure the safety of our attendees and staff at the event. The Global Summit will be planned carefully in accordance to local guidelines to ensure we can bring the industry together safely in Berlin.

Today’s leaders. Tomorrow’s infrastructure. The Global Summit.

The no.1 event in the industry, the Infrastructure Investor Global Summit will be back on 18-21 October, both in Berlin and virtually.

Bringing together infrastructure’s most influential decision-makers for four days of networking and industry-leading content. Benefit from more keynotes and speakers, the world’s largest investor attendance and enhanced networking you simply can’t get anywhere else.

Expand your network, gain new insights, and drive your investment strategies forward.

Gain fresh perspectives and be inspired

Keynote speakers include:

Simon Clark, Reporter, The Wall Street Journal

Join Simon Clark as he discusses his book The Key Man and lessons learned from the fall of Abraaj, red flags for investors to look out for, and more.

Paul Polman, CEO, Unilever (2009-19) and Co-Author of Net Positive

Be inspired by Paul Polman, former CEO of Unilever, as he discusses how to invest to succeed both financially and socially.

Adebayo Ogunlesi, Chairman & Managing Partner, Global Infrastructure Partners

Join Adebayo Ogunlesi as he talks about infrastructure’s post-pandemic route and addresses systemic and economic disadvantages and more.

Sadek Wahba, Chairman & Managing Partner, I Squared Capital

Hear Sadek Wahba’s roadmap for the infrastructure asset class and the importance of Biden’s administration’s infra plan.

Infrastructure Investor - advance your fundraising

Advance your fundraising 

Expand your fundraising horizons by  joining the largest gathering of global institutional investors, looking for opportunities in infrastructure.

 

- uncover high-yield opportunities

Uncover high-yield opportunities

The Summit’s world-class speaking faculty will show you where, and how, you can find attractive investments around the globe.

Infrastructure Investor - build your network

Save time building your network

Create and nurture sustainable relationships with infrastructure’s elite by using our sophisticated networking platform ahead of, during, and post-event.

Join 600+ global institutional investors

AP4
APG Asset Management
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
ATP
BVV
China Ping An Insurance
Employees Retirement Systems of Texas
European Investment Fund
GIC
Government Pension Investment Fund
Japan Post Bank
Korea Investment Corporation
Manulife
Mitsui & Co Alternative Investments
New York Life Investors
PensionDanmark
RPMI Railpen
Swiss Re
Texas Municipal Retirement System
University of Texas Investment Management Company
World Bank Pensions Plan

Event Overview

Seven Forums. One Global Summit.

The Global Summit consists of seven specialist forums, offering something for everyone involved in infrastructure. Across four days, get up to date on the latest trends and challenges in the industry, covering everything from ESG to infrastructure debt.

Monday

Join three of the Summit’s specialist Forums: Emerging Markets Forum, Social Infrastructure Forum, and ESG and Sustainability Forum.

Tuesday & Wednesday

Join the biggest names in the industry at the Global Investor Forum, the largest gathering of institutional capital devoted to infrastructure and the centrepiece of the Global Summit.

Thursday

The final day will consist of three more specialist Forums: Energy Transition Forum, Digital Infrastructure Forum, and Infrastructure Debt Forum.

2021 speakers include:

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Testimonials

Rick Walters

GRESB

Infrastructure Investor managed to pull off the best infrastructure investing conference of 2020!

Fraser Hughes

GLIO

Great event again. The virtual platform was extremely well done – congrats on hosting a top-quality event.

John Anderson

Manulife

One of the best events of 2020 for connecting with other market participants.

Now part of the Global Passport

By securing your place at the Infrastructure Investor Global Summit, you will instantly become part of our global community of infrastructure leaders shaping the asset class.

Members have year-round access to a directory of investors, frequent meetings with industry leaders, and a place at all Infrastructure Investor conferences throughout the year, including:

 

Please note, annual agenda is subject to change. 

A new way to experience the Infrastructure Investor Global Summit

Join us in Berlin or take part online

Experience the Global Summit from your desk or join us for a week in Berlin. The choice is yours.

The new Global Passport subscription means that, this year, we can do things differently. While we are excited to welcome those who can join us in Berlin, we understand this may not be possible for everyone. Therefore, the event will be fully available online if you are unable to travel to Berlin come October.

By bringing together in-person and online attendees, the Global Summit will offer you the best networking experience yet, with an even wider audience for you to connect with.

 

Your options explained

Infrastructure Investor Global Summit

Attending the event in-person

Enjoy a break from your desk to join the infrastructure community. You will have access to all content on-demand as part of your Passport subscription. Spend more time making connections without missing any of the fantastic content on offer across the week. Connect with other attendees at the event, but also virtual attendees online.

Join us in Berlin with a Global Passport subscription.

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Attending the event virtually

This option gives you remote access to the event, allowing you to take place from anywhere, anytime. Watch all sessions from your desk, and schedule virtual meetings with other virtual attendees but also those in Berlin. All content will be available on demand offering you flexibility to ensure you do not miss any of the Global Summit.

Join us online with a Regional Global Passport subscription.

Secure your place

Unrivalled networking, wherever you are

Join us in Berlin or take part online

Experience the Global Summit from your desk or join us for a week in Berlin. The choice is yours.

The new Global Passport membership means that, this year, we can do things differently. While we are excited to welcome those who can join us in Berlin, we understand this may not be possible for everyone. Therefore, the event will be fully available online if you are unable to travel to Berlin come October.

By bringing together in-person and online attendees, the Global Summit will offer you the best networking experience yet, with an even wider audience for you to connect with.

Build valuable connections with the global industry

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600+ Institutional investors

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$1trn+ Capital in attendance

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55+ Countries represented

Meet the right people 

Easily connect with the right people on the virtual event platform. Enhanced search capabilities and sophisticated filtering allow you to narrow down potential contacts by region, investment strategy and sector. This will ensure you do not miss a single new opportunity.

All in-person and virtual attendees will have access to the virtual platform, offering an unrivalled audience of infrastructure leaders to connect with. Use the platform to create a want to meet list prior to the event to ensure you make the most of the week, whether attending in-person or online.

Chat and arrange private meetings  

Reach out to your want to meet list ahead of the event and book in private 1-2-1 meetings. Video meetings will be available on the event platform throughout the Global Summit week for all attendees to make use of.

In addition, in Berlin, more meeting spaces available than ever before, for you to connect with investors in a more and get deals done.

Lead the global conversation

Themed networking sessions will be taking place across the week allowing you to quickly identify other attendees with the same interest areas of you. Join these themed rooms in-person or online to meet relevant contacts and discuss the selected topics.

Tailor your four-day agenda and join sessions from any of the seven specialist forums.

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II pathable attendee list

Year-round access to the global community 

With a Global Passport subscription, your networking experience is not restricted to four days in Berlin. Access a directory of institutional investors actively allocating to infrastructure, and benefit from year-round connectivity.

In addition, you will also have access to all of Infrastructure Investors leading events across your subscription, offering the largest and most diverse audience to connect with.

Join the global investor community

The Global Summit is the largest gathering of institutional investors allocating to infrastructure. Gain peer to peer insights, advance your firm, and shape the future of the asset class.

As an investor joining the Global Summit, you can:

  • Meet the fund managers doing the deals and the developers and corporates seeking investment
  • Explore the latest trends and opportunities offered by the growth of the asset class
  • Hear from industry leaders as they cover every aspect of infrastructure investment; more managing partners, founders and CEOs speak at the Global Summit than any other infrastructure event

 

“If you are serious about infrastructure investing, the Global Summit should be a fixture in your calendar.”

Lincoln Webb, BCI 

“One of the best events of 2020 for connecting with other market participants.”

John Anderson, Manulife

Access to the Global Summit is exclusive to Infrastructure Investor Global Passport holders. We offer a limited number of complimentary Passport subscriptions to qualified investors, subject to validation and limited to two per organisation.

To apply, please contact Katherine Watson at katherine.w@peimedia.com.

Sponsorship opportunities 2021

The Infrastructure Investor Global Summit offers a unique opportunity for organisations to raise their profile as part of the premier meeting for infrastructure investment professionals.

For more information on available sponsorship opportunities please contact Alexander Jakes: alexander.j@peimedia.com, +44(0)20 3862 7498.

 

Infrastructure Investor Global Summit 2021 agenda

View the sessions taking place across the week

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Seven Forums. One Global Summit.

The Infrastructure Investor Global Summit consists of seven specialist forums across the week. Each forum will focus on a key area of infrastructure, and will allow for focused networking with investors and managers. Take a look at the seven agendas below or download the full week agenda.

Day one.

The role of infrastructure in the route to net-zero

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Scaling emerging market investment in a post-pandemic world 

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Investing in assets which provide essential services

 

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Day two & three.

The private infrastructure industry’s annual general meeting

The Global Investor Forum is the core of the Global Summit. Meet and hear from the best of the best in the asset class.

Day four.

Building the inclusive digital economy for the future

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From pandemic-resilience towards sustainable growth

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The future of energy

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Year-round infrastructure community networking

The Infrastructure Investor Global Summit will take place both in-person and virtually on our industry-leading platform.

Easily seek out relevant investors, get maximum visibility, and maintain relationships across the global industry.

Attendance at the event is now exclusive to Global Passport members – our new investor/manager community. Book a demo to see how, in addition to attendance at the Global Summit, membership can help grow your business.


Secure your next investor

Connect with the most active investors in infrastructure
Abu Dhabi Investment Council
AP4
Asian Development Bank
AustraliaSuper
AXA
BCI
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
CPPIB
EBRD
Employees Provident Fund Board
First State Super
GIC
Government Pension Investment Fund
IMCO
Japan Post Bank
Korea Investment Corporation
LGIA Super
Manulife
Swiss Re
World Bank Pension Plan

Global Summit attendees shape the industry

Your access the Global Summit will provide more value than ever before, with year-round access to a directory of global infrastructure’s most influential community.

Infrastructure Investor - advance your fundraising

Advance your fundraising

Expand your fundraising horizons by joining the largest gathering of global institutional investors, looking for opportunities in infrastructure.

- uncover high-yield opportunities

Uncover high-yield opportunities

The Summit’s world-class speaking faculty will show you where, and how, you can find attractive investments around the globe.

Infrastructure Investor - build your network

Save time building your network

Create and nurture sustainable relationships with infrastructure’s elite by using our sophisticated networking platform ahead of, during, and post-event.

Stay connected with the global community

Rick Walters

GRESB

Infrastructure Investor managed to pull off the best infrastructure investing conference of 2020!

Fraser Hughes

GLIO

Great event again. The virtual platform was extremely well done – congrats on hosting a top-quality event.

John Anderson

Manulife

One of the best events of 2020 for connecting with other market participants.

Global Summit attendees get more

By attending the Infrastructure Investor Global Summit, you will join infrastructure’s most influential global community. Membership will give you:

  • In-person access to the Global Summit
  • Virtual access to all of Infrastructure Investor’s global events
  • Access to the investor directory
  • Frequent virtual and in-person networking opportunities
  • And much more…

Please note, annual agenda is subject to change.

2021 Keynote speakers:

Speakers across the specialist forums

Day one.

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Day two & three.

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Day four. 

 

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Interested in speaking at the Global Summit? Please email william.r@peimedia.com

Keynote preview from Simon Clark

We recently caught up with Wall Street Journal Reporter, Simon Clark, to discuss his book The Key Man and the lessons learned from the fall of Abraaj ahead of his keynote at this year’s Global Summit in Berlin.

See a preview of what Simon will discuss in his keynote session in October.


To hear more from Simon Clark, join him at the Global Summit in October.

Keynote preview from Paul Polman

We recently caught up with former Unilever CEO and current Co-Chair of Imagine, Paul Polman, ahead of his keynote at this year’s Global Summit in Berlin.

See a preview of what Paul will discuss in his keynote session in October.


To hear more from Paul Polman, join him at the Global Summit in October.

Keynote preview from Sadek Wahba

We recently caught up with I Squared Capital’s Chairman and Managing Partner, Sadek Wahba, ahead of his keynote at this year’s Global Summit in Berlin.

See a preview of what Sadek will discuss in his keynote session in October.


To hear more from Sadek Wahba, join him at the Global Summit in October.