IP Engenharia participates in the 10th International Infrastructure Investment and Construction Forum


The 10th International Forum on Infrastructure Investment and Construction (10th IIICF), promoted by the Ministry of Commerce of China and co-organized by the China International Contractors Association (CHINCA) and the Macao Trade and Investment Promotion Institute (IPIM), took place between the 30th and 31st of May in the Macao Special Administrative Region.


The event focused on the theme "Promoting Quality and Sustainable Development of International Infrastructure" and was attended by IP Engenharia in the ninth thematic panel.


The IIICF aims to foster international cooperation between China and stakeholders around the world in the development of new projects in the infrastructure sector, including between China and Portuguese-speaking Countries.


The edition of 2019 counted on the presence of governors, managers and entrepreneurs of the most varied points of the globe.



IP Engenharia joined the session “Maximizing the Role of Finance in Promoting Practical Cooperation between China and Portuguese-Speaking Countries ", where the Deputy Secretary General of the Permanent Secretariat of the Macao Forum, Ding Tian, was also presente, as well as representants of financial institutions, funds and the financial sector of China, Macao and Portuguese-speaking countries.


The intervention, by Amílcar Monteiro, IPE's Chief Executive Officer, focused on, among other issues:

  • the sharing of concrete cases, in which financing allowed the establishment of cooperation initiatives with Chinese international companies in joint projects in Portuguese-speaking Countries in the area of rail and road infrastructure;
  • the need to strengthen and improve the capacity of public institutions to develop and manage national concessions and PPP programs; and
  • the opportunities for cooperation and development of synergies between Portugal, China and Portuguese-speaking countries.