Accelerating Japanese and Korean investments into infrastructure

The Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week returns to Seoul and Tokyo this June, bringing together the largest gathering of institutional investors in the region  to discuss the opportunities for investing in the asset class.

Hear from Japan and Korea’s leading institutional investors and gatekeepers on their off-shore investment strategies and insights, and learn about infrastructure investing opportunities in North Asia.

Join us to gain valuable insights into issues shaping the North Asian institutional investor landscape. Gain instant access to the most influential network of Japanese and Korean investors and global fund managers to expand your network and advance your fundraising.

 

Unparalleled networking 

Benefit from a 1:1 investor to fund manager ratio and meet Asia’s most active institutional investors.

Hear from industry leaders

Gain valuable insight from Asia’s most experienced and successful infrastructure investment practitioners.

Advance your fundraising

Expand your fundraising horizons by meeting the most active Japanese and Korean institutional investors.

Connect with global institutional investors

Past attending investors included:
ABL Life Insurance
AIA Life Insurance
Daido Life Insurance
DBJ Asset Management
Development Bank of Japan
Government Pension Investment Fund
Japan Investment Corporation
Japan Post Bank
Korea Investment Corporation
Manulife
Mitsui Sumitomo Primary Life Insurance
ORIX Life Insurance
Shinkin Central Bank
Sompo Japan Insurance
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
The Police Mutual Aid Association
Tokio Marine Holdings

Explore the two forums

12-13 June

Join Korea’s most active infrastructure investment professionals at the Seoul Forum to build your network and advance your fundraising.

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15-16 June

Debate the current state of the Japanese infrastructure market with leading Japanese investors to develop new investment strategies at the Tokyo Forum.

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What our attendees say about the event

Helge Rau

wpd AG

The Japan and Korea infrastructure conferences are always an excellent opportunity to meet investors and learn about new developments and trends in the infrastr…

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Lydia Gaylord

InstarAGF

PEI continues to drive value for the infrastructure investor marketplace in providing a fulfilling virtual experience with insightful content from top industry…

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Yusun Chung

Schroders Korea

The PEI infrastructure events were helpful in connecting various parties in the industry.

Now part of the Global Passport

By securing your place at the Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week, you will instantly become part of the global network of infrastructure leaders shaping the asset class.

Passport holders 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.

Speaker information coming soon...

For more information on speaking in 2023, please contact Andrew Wolff.

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2022 speakers included:

Jansen Ang Partners Group

Jansen Ang

Member of Management, Private Infrastructure Asia, Partners Group

Jansen Ang is part of Partners Group's Asian Private Infrastructure business unit, based in Singapore. He has been with Partners Group since 2015 and has 14 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Partners Group, he worked in various investmen… Read full bio
Tharshini Ashokan, Infrastructure Investor

Tharshini Ashokan

Reporter, Infrastructure Investor

Tharshini Ashokan is a reporter for PEI Media’s Infrastructure Investor, covering the Asia-Pacific region. She joined PEI in April 2021 and is based in Sydney. Prior to joining PEI, Tharshini covered financial and regulatory news for the self-managed… Read full bio

Joost Bergsma

Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner, Glennmont Partners

Joost is a founding partner and CEO of Glennmont Partners. Since 2021 Glennmont Partners is part of Nuveen. He is a member of the Investment Committee and the Asset Management Committee. Joost is involved in originating new deals and also in the nego… Read full bio

Gwenola Chambon

CEO-Managing Partner, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

Gwenola Chambon, Managing Partner and Founding Partner of Vauban Infrastructure Partners, has been responsible for managing the infrastructure Investment Team of Mirova as well as its infrastructure investment and capital raising activities. Througho… Read full bio
Regina Chung, CIM Group

Regina Chung

First Vice President, CIM Group

Regina Chung is a First Vice President in the Global Partners Group, based in New York. Regina is responsible for building relationships with institutional partners and co-investors primarily in the United States, and investors in relation to CIM’s i… Read full bio

Yusun Chung

Director, Private Assets, Schroders Capital

Yusun covers Private Assets at Schroders with a focus on Korean market. She has an experience of both buyside and sellside over her 20 years of career in financial sector. She was a senior portfolio manager of Global Infrastructure at National Pensio… Read full bio
Nick Cleary IISEOUL20

Nick Cleary

Partner, Vantage Infrastructure

Nick joined the business in 2012 and has more than 20 years of relevant experience. Nick leads the North American business, where he focuses on infrastructure debt origination, portfolio management and client relationships. He is a member of the Debt… Read full bio
Stephen Dowd, CBREIM

Stephen Dowd

CIO of Private Infrastructure Strategies, CBREIM

Stephen Dowd is Chief Investment Officer – Private Infrastructure Strategies for CBRE Investment Management. He leads the firm’s private infrastructure investment practice, overseeing investment strategies, portfolio management, analytics and perform… Read full bio
Jiroo Eoh, ABL Life Insurance

Jiroo Eoh

Team Head, ABL Life Insurance

Jiroo Eoh is the Team Head, leading infrastructure and real assets (real estate) investment team, at ABL Life Insurance (Korea). Previously, Jiroo worked with Macquarie Group (Macquarie Capital and Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, both Austr… Read full bio
Tim Flower, HarbourVest Partners

Tim Flower

Managing Director, HarbourVest Partners

Tim Flower joined HarbourVest in 2008 to focus on European secondary investments. In 2010, he transferred to the Hong Kong office to establish and manage the secondary platform in the Asia Pacific region. Tim has led the Firm’s secondary investment e… Read full bio
Dylan Foo, Apollo

Dylan Foo

Partner and Co-Head of Infrastructure, Apollo

Dylan Foo is Partner and Co-Head of Infrastructure at Apollo. Prior to joining the Firm, Dylan spent 14 years at AMP Capital in London and New York, where he served as Partner and Head of the Americas & Global Head of Direct Investments. In that… Read full bio
Ayaka Fujiwara, Green Climate Fund

Ayaka Fujiwara

Climate Investment Specialist, Green Climate Fund

Ayaka Fujiwara is Climate Investment Specialist at the Green Climate Fund (GCF)’s Private Sector Facility, where she is responsible for the origination and appraisal of private sector climate projects and programmes since 2018. Ayaka has 12 years of… Read full bio
Yas Furusawa, Oriental Consultants Global

Yas Furusawa

Deputy General Manager of O&M Office & Senior Project Manager of Railway Planning Department, Railway Division, Oriental Consultants Global

Yas Furusawa is a PPP Policy / Transaction advisor with 35 years of experience in providing advisory services including Privatization, Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs), Project Finance through Turnaround and Restructuring of public-owned corporatio… Read full bio
Fabian Gröne, EQT Partners

Fabian Gröne

Partner, EQT Partners

Fabian Gröne joined EQT Partners in 2008 and is now based in Munich as part of the founding Active Core Infrastructure Fund leadership team. Fabian worked in our Munich, Stockholm and Singapore offices. Before taking up his current role, he built and… Read full bio
Shuji, Hatsukaiwa, Schroders

Shuji Hatsukaiwa

Head of Private Asset Sales & Product, Schroders Capital

Shuji Hatsukaiwa is Head of Private Asset Sales & Product at Schroder Investment Management (Japan). He joined Schroders in 2018 as a representative of private asset business management for Schroders Japan. In his prior career at Mitsubishi Corpo… Read full bio

Ryuichi Horie

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, CSR Design Green Investment Advisory

Horie is Co-founder and CEO of CSR Design Green Investment Advisory, Co., Ltd., which focuses on ESG advisory in the real estate and infrastructure sectors as well as research on green buildings and sustainable finance. He graduated from University o… Read full bio

Andreas Huber

Partner, Vice Chairman Asia Pacific, EQT Partners

Andreas Huber joined EQT Partners in October 2007 and is Vice Chairperson of Asia Pacific. Andreas graduated from Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich with distinction in Economics, Sinology and Political Sciences. Prior to joining EQT Partners, A… Read full bio
Yuriy Humber, Yuri Group

Yuriy Humber

President, Yuri Group

Yuriy Humber is President of Yuri Group and founder of the Japan NRG platform, which provides regular information and analysis about the Japanese energy and power industry, markets, and policy. He is also a columnist on energy issues for the “Nikkei… Read full bio
Mikio IIDA, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank

Mikio Iida

Associate General Manager of Alternative Funds Investment Department, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank

Mikio IIDA is an Associate General Manager of Alternative Funds Investment Department of Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, with over 10 years of experience in Project Finance, Asset Finance and Infrastructure Debt Fund. He was Head of Project Finance (Toky… Read full bio
Ross Israel, QIC

Ross Israel

Head of Global Infrastructure, QIC

Ross co-founded QIC’s infrastructure capability in 2006, which today manages c.A$26.7bn across 21 direct investments in 6 countries. Ross provides leadership to the global team with offices in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, New York and London. Ross is… Read full bio

Dong Hun Jang

Senior Advisor, YULCHON

Mr. Jang joined the firm in April 2022 as a senior advisor at Yulchon, a major law firm in Korea. Previously, he had senior management oversight of POBA investments as a CIO totaling around US$ 17bn and led the strategic expansion in the overseas inv… Read full bio

Seung-ki Jeong

General Manager, Kiwoom Asset Management

Seung-ki Jeong is Kiwoom Asset management’s alternative investment manager. He is responsible for investing in real estate, infrastructure, private debt, private equity, and other alternative assets. Prior to Kiwoom, he worked at DGB Life insurance a… Read full bio
Woo Song Jung, KTB Asset Management

Woo Song Jung

Managing Director & Head of Global IB Division, DAOL Asset Management

Woo-Song leads Global IB Div covering multiple alternatives investment areas such as Infrastructure, Real Estate, Corporate Finance and PEF, and has successfully built up USD 1.5bn portfolio from scratch since he joined in late 2016. He worked for Su… Read full bio
Wataru Kawabata, DBJ Asset Management

Wataru Kawabata

Managing Director, DBJ Asset Management

Wataru Kawabata is a Managing Director of Infrastructure Asset Investment Department at DBJ Asset Management, leading a global infrastructure debt investment team. He has 17 years of infrastructure professional experiences primarily in Development Ba… Read full bio
Phil Kent, Gravis Capital Management

Phil Kent

Director, Gravis Capital Management

Phil is a Director of Gravis and leads the Gravis Infrastructure team. He will have overall responsibility for the management of the private vehicle, which Gravis is currently pre-marketing, investing in infrastructure that accelerates the transition… Read full bio

Brad Kim

Managing Director, Stonepeak

Brad is a Managing Director at Stonepeak and is a member of the investment team in Asia. Prior to joining Stonepeak, Brad was with Macquarie Capital and has worked in Australia, Korea, UAE, and Hong Kong. Brad holds a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of… Read full bio

Harold Dong Young Kim

Manager, Private Capital Team, TongYang Life Insurance

Dong Young Kim is responsible for alternative investments at TongYang Life with a focus on its infrastructure strategy. He has a 14-year of working experience in deal origination and in-depth credit analysis. He was an investment credit analyst at AB… Read full bio
Jay Kim, IFM Investors

Jay Kim

Investment Director, Infrastructure, IFM Investors

Based in Hong Kong, Jay is responsible for the origination, analysis, structure and execution of fund investments, along with the ongoing management of portfolio assets. Prior to joining IFM Investors, Jay was an investment banker specializing in M… Read full bio
Kwang Kim, The Asia Foundation

Kwang Kim

Korea Country Representative, The Asia Foundation

Kwang Kim is the Korea Country Representative of The Asia Foundation, and founder of Impact for Breakfast’s Seoul chapter, a global network of impact investors. He is a global expert in sustainable business and investments models as well as public-pr… Read full bio
David Kirkpatrick, Marathon Capital

David Kirkpatrick

Senior Managing Director, Marathon Capital

David Kirkpatrick is a Senior Managing Director who leads Marathon Capital’s West Coast practice. He is a corporate finance, project finance and M&A specialist with more than 25 years of experience in the cleantech and renewable energy sectors. A… Read full bio
Richard Knight, Equitix

Richard Knight

Managing Director, Equitix

Richard has over 20 years’ experience working within infrastructure and leading large teams in both the public and private sector. With a technical background and an interest in asset performance, Richard sits on a number of infrastructure boards, in… Read full bio
Jenny Koh, 3iadvisory

Jenny Koh

Founder, 3iadvisory

Jenny Koh founded 3iadvisory after successful careers with GuarantCo, the guarantee arm of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (“PIDG”) and Standard Chartered Bank amongst others. Jenny has over twenty plus years experiences in engaging in e… Read full bio

Scott Lawrence

Partner, Glennmont Partners

Scott is a founding Partner of Glennmont Partners.  He leads all of the firm’s solar initiatives and is actively involved in new financing initiatives. Scott has worked in renewable energy power generation for more than a decade, leading many of the… Read full bio

Seok Won Lee

Investment Manager, POBA

Mr. Seok Won Lee joined POBA in 2019 and is responsible for sourcing, evaluating, structuring and executing infrastructure project and fund investments. Prior to joining POBA, Mr. Lee was Investment Manager for Korea Teachers’ Pension where he execut… Read full bio
Jungmin Lim, NH Investment & Securities

Jungmin Lim

Director, Infrastructure Investment, IBD, NH Investment & Securities

Jungmin Lim has spent 10 years at NH Investment & Securities and is currently focusing on underwriting, execution and structuring social infrastructure and energy projects in the Investment Banking Division. Prior to her current position, while w… Read full bio
Tadasu Matsuo, Japan Science & Technology Agency (JST)

Tadasu Matsuo

Managing Director and Head of Global Alternative Investments, Japan Science & Technology Agency (JST)

Tadasu Matsuo led HarbourVest Partners Japan as a managing director and co-head from April, 2020. He oversaw Japan Post Insurance’s alternative investment, ranging from private equity and infrastructure funds to real estate and hedge funds since Sept… Read full bio
Jamie Miyazaki, Tessier Ashpool Research

Jamie Miyazaki

Founder, Tessier Ashpool Research

Jamie Miyazaki has a background in investigative journalism and equity analysis. He began his career as an analyst for the Economist Intelligence Unit and reporter for the BBC before joining Dow Jones & Co. where he wrote for the Wall Street Jour… Read full bio

Akihito Nagata

General Manager, Nissay Asset Management

Akihito Nagata is General Manager, Alternative & Fund Investment Department, Nissay Asset Management Corporation. Mr Nagata joined Nissay Asset in 2016 where he is responsible for co-investment programmes and fund investments in infrastructure as… Read full bio
Perry Noble, Federated Hermes

Perry Noble

Head of Infrastructure, Federated Hermes Infrastructure

Perry joined the infrastructure team in 2012 and is now responsible for all aspects of infrastructure investment team activities including chairing the Infrastructure Investment Committee. With over 25 years of experience in the infrastructure sector… Read full bio
Jun Ohashi, Actis

Jun Ohashi

Partner, Head of Actis Japan, Energy Infrastructure, Actis

Jun joined Actis in 2022, as the firm opened its office in Tokyo and extends its footprint in Asia. Jun oversees Actis’ operations, relationships and growth in Japan and also works with the firm’s central teams, including the Investor Development Gro… Read full bio
Jun Ohata, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation (MUTB)

Jun Ohata

Chief Manager, Real Asset Group Fund Research & Development Division, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation(MUTB)

Jun Ohata is a Chief Manager of Fund Research & Development Division at MUTB, leading the Real Assets Group which is responsible for investing in the funds managed by third party asset managers on behalf of Japanese institutional investors includ… Read full bio
Yasuhiro Ono, Stonepeak

Yasuhiro Ono

Director, Stonepeak

Yasuhiro Ono is a Director with Stonepeak. Before joining Stonepeak, Yasuhiro was Head of Infrastructure Investments at Japan Post Bank where he helped establish the infrastructure program and was responsible for a multi-billion-dollar infrastructure… Read full bio
Tatsuya Otsubo, Norinchukin Bank

Tatsuya Otsubo

Global Deputy Head of Credit and Alternative Investments, Norinchukin Bank

Tatsuya Otsubo leads The Norinchukin Bank’s alternative investment program. Since he started his carrier at The Norinchukin Bank, he was responsible for corporate finance, financial planning and alternatives investments etc. He has covered the altern… Read full bio
Jeff Pentland RIFTOKYO2

Jeff Pentland

Managing Director, Northleaf Capital Partners

Jeff is a member of Northleaf's Investment Committees and oversees the origination, evaluation and monitoring of Northleaf’s private markets investments, with a focus on North American and Asian opportunities. Jeff also leads Northleaf’s investor rel… Read full bio
Steven Pugh, Federated Hermes

 Steven Pugh

Partner, Federated Hermes Infrastructure

Steven joined the Infrastructure team of Federated Hermes in 2019 and is the Partner responsible for leading the team’s origination activities as well as being a member of the Infrastructure Investment Committee. Steven has over 20 years of experienc… Read full bio
Ana Romero, Co-Founder-Principal

Ana Romero

Co-Founder-Principal, Green Transition Partners

Ana Carolina Romero is a co-founder and Head of Business Development, Marketing & Investor Relations at GTP. Ana has 12+ years of experience working for private equity, capital introduction and energy & infrastructure advisory firms. Prior to… Read full bio

Andrew Shin

Head of Investments (Korea), Willis Towers Watson

Andrew Shin joined Willis Towers Watson in 2012 and is Head of Investment Services, Korea, advising Korean institutions. Andrew commenced his investment career in Canada progressing through a number of roles including product development, research an… Read full bio
Simon Soder, Antin Infrastructure Partners

Simon Soder

Partner, Antin Infrastructure Partners

Simon Soder joined Antin in 2014. He is currently a board member in three portfolio companies (in Fund III, Fund IV and the Mid Cap Fund) and was previously a board member in three additional portfolio companies (in Fund II and Fund III). Simon previ… Read full bio
Koji Someno, Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company

Koji Someno

Head of Real Asset Fund Investment Div., Alternative Investment Department, Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company

Koji Someno is a Manager of Real Asset Fund Investment Division and Private Equity Fund Investment Division of Alternative Investment Department at Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company. Since joining Dai-ichi Life in 2017, he has been in charge of infrast… Read full bio
Jamie Storrow, Northleaf Capital Partners

Jamie Storrow

Managing Director, Northleaf Capital Partners

Jamie is co-head of Northleaf’s infrastructure investment program and is a member of the Investment Committee. Jamie is primarily responsible for transaction origination, due diligence and asset management of Northleaf’s infrastructure investments. J… Read full bio
Kok Leong Toh, Partners Group

Kok Leong Toh

Member of Management, Private Infrastructure Asia, Partners Group

Kok Leong Toh is part of Partners Group's Asian Private Infrastructure business unit, based in Singapore. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the firm's portfolio company Green Island Renewable Power. He has been with partners Group since 201… Read full bio
John Walker Eastpoint Partners

John Walker

Executive Chairman, Eastpoint Partners

John Walker AM, who was Chairman of Macquarie Capital Asia and Chairman of Macquarie Group, Korea ,retired in 2020 after a 22 year career with Macquarie Group. John spent 21 years in Asia ,initially in Korea where he led the establishment of Macquari… Read full bio
Yuriko Watanabe Japan Post Bank

Yuriko Watanabe

Director, Japan Post Bank

Yuriko Watanabe leads Japan Post Bank’s infrastructure investment program and its infrastructure debt program. Prior to joining Japan Post Bank in July 2019, she spent 11 years at the Bank of Japan, where she led various studies on investment activit… Read full bio
Alexander Wellsteed, Asian Development Bank

Alexander Wellsteed

Principal Evaluation Specialist, Asian Development Bank

Alexander Wellsteed’s work at ADB focuses on the evaluation of the bank’s private sector operations. Prior to joining ADB in 2018 Mr. Wellsteed held various roles as an Associate Director General at JBIC in Tokyo and as Investment Director at Greenpa… Read full bio
Edward Winter, BlackRock

Edward Winter

Managing Director, Global Infrastructure Funds, BlackRock

Edward Winter, Managing Director, joined the BlackRock Global Infrastructure Funds team ("BGIF") in 2018. The BGIF team manages approximately $9 billion in capital commitments across three vintages. BGIF invests globally in essential contracted infra… Read full bio
Atsunori Yamaura, Russell investments

Atsunori Yamaura

 Director, Russell investments

Atsunori Yamaura is Director, Alternative Advisory Division where he oversees alternative consulting activities in Japan. Prior to joining Russell Investments in 2007, he held several positions at Resona Bank in roles such as portfolio manager, busin… Read full bio
Keita Yao, Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments

Keita Yao

Director, Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments

Updated bio coming soon.

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Connect with the most active Japanese and Korean investors
Aflac Life Insurance Japan
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
AXA Life Insurance
Daido Life Insurance
Dai-ichi Life International
DBJ Asset Management
DENSO Pension Fund
Duskin Pension Fund
Employees Provident Fund Board
Fubon Hyundai Life Insurance
Fujifilm Holdings
Government Pension Investment Fund
Hyundai Insurance
Japan Post Insurance
Manulife Investment Management
Nara Chuo Shinkin Bank
Nomura Funds Research & Technologies
Orix Life Insurance
Osaka Shoko Shinkin Bank
Prudential Life insurance Korea
Sacramento County Employees’ Retirement System
Sompo Japan Insurance
Sumitomo Life Insurance
Swiss Re
The Hachijuni Bank
Tokyo University of Science

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Your access to  Japan Korea Week will provide more value than ever before, with year-round access to a directory of global infrastructure’s most influential network.

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Helge Rau

wpd AG

The Japan and Korea infrastructure conferences are always an excellent opportunity to meet investors and learn about new developments and trends in the infrastr…

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Lydia Gaylord

InstarAGF

PEI continues to drive value for the infrastructure investor marketplace in providing a fulfilling virtual experience with insightful content from top industry…

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Schroders Korea

The PEI infrastructure events were helpful in connecting various parties in the industry.

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Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4
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Agenda

Infrastructure Investor Seoul Forum - Day 1 (All times in KST) - Monday 12th

Live Sessions with Korea Investors Simultaneous translation in Korean and English
13:00 - 14:00

Registration and Networking

14:00 - 14:10

Welcome and Opening remarks

14:10 - 15:00

Panel: Diversifying Infrastructure Investing Strategies [English]

  • Decarbonisation and digitalization – will these two strategies continue to dominate?
  • How can investors best diversify risk/return through specialisation?
  • Investment opportunities in the new definition of Infrastructure: hydrogen supply chain, energy efficiency, battery. Where does one draw the line with PE? Should infrastructure be redefined?
15:00 - 15:30

Presentation

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 - 16:40

Panel: Korea’s Energy Transition [Korean]

  • Where is Korea in terms of its Energy transition?
  • Where are the main opportunities for investment? Investing in offshore wind & biomass, battery storage etc.
  • Are the opportunities investor ready for LPs? How do GPs view the Korean renewables sector?
16:40 - 17:20

Panel: Effectively working with Korean AMCs [Korean]

  • Understanding the role of the Asset Management firm in Korea
  • How do Asset Managers view the global infrastructure market and where do they see the best investment opportunities?
  • How can international GPs effectively work with Korean AMCs?
17:20 - 18:20

Welcome Cocktail Reception

Agenda

Infrastructure Investor Seoul Forum - Day 2 (All times in KST) - Tuesday 13th

Live Sessions with Korea Investors Simultaneous translation in Korean and English
08:30 - 09:00

Registration and Networking

09:00 - 09:30

Opening Remarks and Keynote Presentation [English]

09:30 - 10:20

Keynote Panel: Investing in Infrastructure as a recession proof strategy [English]

  • Given rising interest rates and economic uncertainty how will investor returns likely evolve?
  • What will infrastructure investors need to do differently to protect the strengths of this asset class?
  • In an increasingly competitive market for assets, how do funds keep their competitive advantage and access the best deals?
10:20 - 10:50

Break

10:50 - 11:40

Panel: The evolution of energy transition investing strategies [English]

  • How has the energy security crisis impacted on investment strategies and returns in the sector?
  • Looking beyond conventional renewable assets – which areas hold the most exciting investing opportunities?
  • Energy Transition as an ESG strategy
11:40 - 12:10

Presentation

12:10 - 13:15

Lunch and Networking

13:15 - 14:00

Panel: Investing in Infrastructure Debt [English]

  • How have debt funds performed in the current inflationary environment?
  • Does infra debt have a comparative advantage to equity in light of the current global economic and political volatility?
  • How best to configure ESG into infra debt investing – what are the challenges with the current changing regulations?
14:00 - 14:30

Presentation

14:30 - 15:20

Panel: LPs views on the market [Korean]

  • Are Korean LPs increasing their allocations in the asset class? How do they view infrastructure vs other private market asset classes?
  • How have rising interest rates and the energy crisis impacted on LPs strategies?
  • Considerations on FX premium and hedge practice in Korea
15:20 - 16:20

Cocktail Reception

Agenda

Infrastructure Investor Tokyo Forum - Day 1 (All times in JST) - Thursday 15th

Live Sessions with Japanese Investors Simultaneous translation in Japanese and English
07:30 - 08:30

Korean and Japanese LP breakfast briefing

08:30 - 09:00

Registration and networking

09:00 - 09:30

PEI Opening remarks & Keynote Presentation [Japanese]

09:30 - 10:20

Keynote Panel: Infrastructure’s role in uncertain economic times [English]

  • Given rising interest rates and economic uncertainty how will investor returns likely evolve?
  • What will infrastructure investors need to do differently to protect the strengths of this asset class?
  • In an increasingly competitive market for assets, how do funds keep their competitive advantage and access the best deals?
10:20 - 10:50

Break

10:50 - 11:40

Panel: The evolution of energy transition strategies [English]

  • How has the energy security crisis impacted on investment strategies and returns in the sector?
  • Looking beyond conventional renewable assets – which areas hold the most exciting investing opportunities?
  • Energy Transition as an ESG strategy

 

11:40 - 12:10

Presentation

12:10 - 13:20

Lunch and Networking

13:20 - 14:10

Panel: Diversification in the investment portfolio [English]

  • Decarbonisation and digitalization – will these two strategies continue to dominate?
  • How can investors best diversify risk/return through specialisation?
  • Investment opportunities in the new definition of Infrastructure: hydrogen supply chain, energy efficiency, battery. Where does one draw the line with PE? Should infrastructure be redefined?
14:10 - 15:00

Panel: The role of infrastructure debt in the portfolio [English]

  • How have debt funds performed in the current inflationary environment?
  • Does infra debt have a comparative advantage to equity in light of the current global economic and political volatility?
  • How best to configure ESG into infra debt investing – what are the challenges with the current changing regulations?
15:00 - 15:30

Break

15:30 - 16:20

Panel: Investing in the infrastructure of the future, the role of technology in the asset class [English]

  • What is infrastructure of the future and how do we define it?
  • Is infratech an infrastructure play or is it best to play in the PE space or debt?
  • How do we assess risk/return when taking on technology risk?
16:20 - 17:10

Panel: Understanding Japanese LPs appetite for the asset class [Japanese]

  • How do LPs view infrastructure in comparison to other private market asset classes? Still at the head of the pack?
  • How have rising interest rates and the energy crisis impacted on LPs strategies?
  • Core/Core plus & Open/Close funds – which strategies are currently seen as preferential?
17:10 - 18:10

Cocktail Reception

Agenda

Infrastructure Investor Tokyo Forum - Day 2 (All times in JST) - Friday 16th

Live Sessions with Japanese Investors Simultaneous translation in Japanese and English
08:30 - 09:00

Registration and networking

09:00 - 09:30

PEI Opening remarks and Keynote Presentation

09:30 - 10:20

Keynote Panel: International Investors’ take on Japan’s investment opportunity

  • How do international GPs and investors evaluate the opportunities for investing in Japan. How much has the weakened yen catalysed interest?
  • Does offshore wind and solar remain the principal interest? How easy is it to access renewable deals for foreign entities?
  • Case study investment success stories
10:20 - 10:50

Break

10:50 - 11:40

Panel: The next frontier of infrastructure investing in Japan [Japanese]

  • The hydrogen investing opportunity in Japan – understanding the current FIT framework
  • What can the government do encourage more private capital into emerging sectors?
  • Digitalisation and datacentres – are these markets in danger of becoming overheated in Japan?
11:40 - 12:20

Panel: Working with Japanese gatekeepers [Japanese]

  • How have current macro-economic headwinds affected fund selection? A priority still for core?
  • How do gatekeepers view ESG and sustainability themes when selecting a GP?
  • The blurring definition of infrastructure – is this a concern for gatekeepers?
12:20 - 13:10

Lunch and Networking (followed by Close of Conference)