6th PPP in Turkey Forum, Ankara

6th PPP in Turkey Forum organized by EEL Events was held in Mövenpick Hotel in Ankara on 29 - 30 November 2017. The forum focused on the recent PPP case studies particularly in healthcare, transportation and waste management.  The panel discussions also concentrated on managing risks in PPP projects, reconstruction of PPP law in Turkey, government updates on upcoming projects and issues in operational management of healthcare facilities.

On behalf of Erdem & Erdem, Partner and Head of Corporate Affairs Özgür Kocabaşoğlu, Partner at Corporate Affairs Gaye Spolitis, Competition and Compliance Expert Mert Karamustafaoğlu and Senior Associate Nezihe Boran Demir attended the forum.

Mr. Özgür Kocabaşoğlu was a speaker in the panel discussion “PPP in Healthcare Sector” where he discussed pioneer deals in healthcare PPPs and legal replication for future projects.  

Ms.Gaye Spolitis moderated the panel discussion “Operational Management of Healthcare Facilities” where the panel discussed common constraints in operational management of healthcare PPPs and risk allocation during the handover period.

The forum organized for the 6 years now is a popular arena for financiers, developers, constructors, operators and policymakers who lead key deals in the region.  This year’s forum aimed to provide understanding of constraints and opportunities for future PPP projects in key sectors including healthcare, transport, waste management and education illustrated under case studies from current operational PPP projects.