Conference-discussion, Beijing, 13 October 2005

After the road maintenance in 2004, the involvement of the private sector in the construction, maintenance and operation of the road network was the theme selected for presentations and debates during the annual meeting of the council.

Here are presentations given on that occasion.

Country

Subject

Speaker

Canada-Québec

PPP: the experience of Québec (presentation)

A.M. Leclerc

China (P.R.)

PPP in China

Zhang Jianfei

France

Long-term benefits of a policy of concession resort (presentation)

D. Hucher

Italy

Motorway concessions in Italy
(text) (published in Routes/Roads n° 329, January 2006)

R. Formica

Japan

Privatisation of four highway-related public corporations
in Japan (presentation)

H. Taniguchi

Mexico

PPPs for road development in Mexico (presentation)

O. De Buen

Tanzania

Private sector participation in road development, maintenance and operations in Tanzania (presentation)

W. Lyatuu

Togo

Performance of the 2nd generation "FER" and of the small and medium-sized firms in the field of the road network maintenance and operation of Togo

A. Amoussou-Ghenou 

 USA

PPPs in providing highway transportation: the US experience (presentation)

A. Kane